February 28, 1979 |
|Listed height||6 ft 8.75 in (2.05 m)|
|Listed weight||230 lb (104 kg)|
|High school||Apollo (Owensboro, Kentucky)|
|NBA draft||2001 / Undrafted|
|Position||Small forward / Power forward|
|2004||Élan Béarnais Pau-Orthez|
|2006||RB Montecatini Terme|
|2009–2010||Le Mans Sarthe|
|2012–2013||Al Mouttahed Tripoli|
|2013||STB Le Havre|
|Career highlights and awards|
Salyers played his first two professional years with Cimberlo Novara of the Italian Legadue.
For the 2003–04 season, he moved to Turkey and signed with Oyak Renault. He was the top scorer of the 2003–04 TBL season, with average of 25.3 points per game. In April 2004, he moved for the remainder of the season to Élan Béarnais Pau-Orthez, and helped them to win the 2003–04 LNB Pro A season.
In the summer of 2006, he returned to France and signed with Chorale Roanne. In his first season with Roanne, he helped them to win both the French League and the Semaine des As titles, earning MVP honours in both occasions. In his second season with Roanne, he played great in Euroleague. On November 14, 2007, he scored 40 points against his former team Fenerbahçe during a Euroleague match. For his performances during the season, he was awarded with the Alphonso Ford Trophy, an annual award given to the Euroleague's top scorer of the season.
On July 6, 2008, Salyers signed with Ukrainian club Azovmash Mariupol. The financial troubles of Azovmash have forced him to leave during the season. As a player of Azovmash he averaged 11.8 points and 4.5 rebounds in 12 games of the Ukrainian Superleague.
The 2011–12 season, Salyers started playing with Sukhumi in the FIBA EuroChallenge qualifying round. In November 2011, he signed with Trabzonspor. He left Trabzon after appearing in seven games.
On October 23, 2013, Salyers signed with STB Le Havre of the French Pro A. On November 29, 2013, he parted ways with Le Havre after appearing in only three games. On December 30, 2013, he signed with BC Orchies of the LNB Pro B for the rest of the season.
- College stats at sports-reference.com
- "Turkish Basketball League History".
- "Elan Béarnais Pau-Lacq-Orthez – Champion de France 2004".
- "Marc Salyers – FIBA Europe League Men (2005) – FIBA Europe".
- "Chorale Roanne vs. Fenerbahce Ulker – Game".
- "Alphonso Ford Top Scorer: Marc Salyers, Roanne".
- "Azovmash adds Salyers, Capin, Serapinas".
- "Marc Salyers is looking for a team".
- "Le Mans lands former Ford Trophy winner Salyers".
- "Biella signs Marc Salyers and Goran Jurak".
- "Sokhumi Clinch Big First Leg Win – EuroChallenge (2012) – FIBA Europe".
- "Marc Salyers Trabzonspor'da".
- "Marc Salyers returns to action and will play in Lebanon". Sportando.net. 2012-09-16. Retrieved 2013-03-31.
- "Le Havre announced Marc Salyers". Sportando.net. Retrieved 23 October 2013.
- "Marc Salyers, Le Havre part ways". Sportando.net. 29 November 2013. Retrieved 9 December 2013.
- "Marc Salyers signs with Orchies in French Pro B". Sportando.net. Retrieved 30 December 2013.