Ioannis Papapetrou signs pro deal

Updated: August 21, 2013, 2:10 AM ET
By Jeff Goodman and Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Texas' leading returning scorer, Ioannis Papapetrou, has signed a lucrative deal to play overseas with Olympiacos BC.

Texas has confirmed Papapetrou's departure, which was reported earlier by Eurohoops.net.

Olympiacos also posted a story on its website that Papapetrou, a native of Athens, has inked a five-year deal. A source told ESPN.com the deal was worth approximately $2 million.

The 6-foot-8, 225-pound Papapetrou's departure is the latest hit for coach Rick Barnes ...

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