Department of Athletics

Former Husky Men’s Basketball Star Jose Nouchanthavong Earns Professional Contract in Thailand

GORHAM, Maine  – Former University of Southern Maine Huskies' men's basketball standout Jose Nouchanthavong (Westbrook, Maine) has earned a professional contract with the Basketball Thailand Super League (BTSL).  Nouchanthavong joins John Jordan (Maine Lumberjacks), Devin Chambers (Mexican LNBP) and Jeremey Jackson (KB Kosova) as former Southern Maine men's basketball standouts who have gone on to play professionally at the conclusion of their intercollegiate careers (research ongoing).

            A graduate of nearby Westbrook High School, Nouchanthavong transferred to the University of Southern Maine after a success start to his career at Southern Maine Community College.  In his three seasons with the Seawolves, Nouchanthavong put his mark on the SMCC record books in points, rebounds and assists and earned first team United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA) All-American honors. READ MORE