Rima to play pro ball for Agustinos in Spain

August 19, 2015

Kevin Rima basketball

Kevin Rima

The greatest rebounder in the history of the Northwest Nazarene University men’s basketball team is going pro.

Kevin Rima of Fairbanks has signed with CB Agustinos of Spain’s fourth division.

The 6-foot-7 post player will join a team that has won Group A in each of the last two seasons and was the Stage 4 runner-up last seaosn.

Rima, of Hutchison High fame, grabbed 643 rebounds in four seasons with NNU of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference.

He is first in school history and 12th in GNAC history. He is ninth in the conference with 257 offensive boards.

Rima also ranks second all-time at NNU and 14th in GNAC history with a .576 field-goal percentage [283-for-491].