Birsen with the Fenerbahçe
April 6, 1995 |
Kadıköy, Istanbul, Turkey
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||223 lb (101 kg)|
|2014–2015||→ Eskişehir Basket|
|Career highlights and awards|
James Metecan Birsen (born 6 April 1995) is a Turkish professional basketball player who plays for İstanbul BB, on loan from Fenerbahçe, of the Turkish Basketball League. Standing at 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m), he plays at the small forward position.
Birsen grew up with the Fenerbahçe Ülker juniors team and he made his debut with Fenerbahçe during the 2011–12 season. On 26 August 2014, he was loaned for a season to Olin Edirne, later renamed as Eskişehir Basket. Then Olin Edirne relocated to Eskişehir as Eskişehir Basket. Over 23 Turkish League games played in the 2014–15 season, he averaged 3.1 points and 1.9 rebounds per game.
Turkish national team
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