Former GMC Boys Basketball Standouts Playing Professionally


Former St. Joseph’s standout, Tyus Battle, shown here following through on a jumper against East Brunswick in January 2016, is one of 12 former Greater Middlesex Conference standouts now playing professionally. Battle is now playing for the Iowa Wolves, the G-League affiliate of the NBA’s Minnesota Timberwolves.

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ–After creating the list of former GMC standouts currently playing college hoops at various levels:  JUCO, Division 3, Division 2, and Division I, GMC Hoops brainstormed a bit further, and put together a list of former standouts from the Greater Middlesex Conference now playing professionally.  As of right now, there are 11 former GMC Boys Basketball players that are playing professional basketball.  View the list below:

Former GMC Boys Basketball Standouts Playing Professionally


Player Name High School College
Karl Anthony Towns St. Joseph’s Minnesota Timberwolves
Tyus Battle St. Joseph’s/Gill St. Bernards Iowa Wolves (G-League)
Wade Baldwin St. Joseph’s/Immaculata

Olympiacos (Greece)

Marques Townes St. Joseph’s/Cardinal McCarrick UCAM Murcia (Spain)
Quenton DeCosey St. Joseph’s G.S. Lavrio B.C. (Greece)
Amir Bell East Brunswick Westports Malaysia Dragons (Malaysia)
Rob Ukawuba East Brunswick Circulo Cigon (Spain)
Jehyve Floyd Sayreville G.S. Ermis Agias Larisa (Greece)
Victor Verdecia Perth Amboy El Salvador
Marqus Blakely Metuchen Blackwater Elite (Philippines)
Sky Harris Cardinal McCarrick/J.P. Stevens Jersey Express (ABA)
Denzel Mensah South Plainfield Tim Thomas Playaz (TBT)*
Roman Hernandez Perth Amboy Tech Harlem Wizards

*–Also a member of the Ghana National Team

If anyone has knowledge of any other former GMC players that are currently playing professionally, and deserve to be on the list, please e-mail them to me at gmachos@gmchoops.com.