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Patrick Whelan has extended his stay with Real Murcia for a third season at the club, it was announced.
The former Manchester Magic junior signed with the Spanish club out of college and helped the club earn promotion to LEB Gold.
Whelan averaged 9.6 points per game in the recent campaign as Real Murcia were crowned LEB Plata champions to earn their spot in the second division.
Whelan spent four years at NCAA Division II school William Jewell and averaged almost 20 points per game in his junior year, scoring a total of 1617 points from 2014-18.
Real Murcia finished top of the final phase in LEB Plata with an 11-2 record to secure their place in the second division for the 2020-21 campaign.