Up until now Derek Glasser had only heard stories of how beautiful Israel is. Starting next month he will get to experience this Middle Eastern country first hand. ASU's outgoing senior point guard signed a one-year contract with Maccabi Haifa of the Israeli Basketball Super League and couldn't be more excited to embark on this unique journey.
July 6, 2010
Senior Derek Glasser probably never thought he would notch 10 assists, including his 500th one as a Sun Devil, on a day where he would not be part of the starting lineup. Suffice to say that the ASU point guard took his benching in stride, as he helped his team shake off a two-game losing streak and beat Stanford 88-70.
January 30, 2010
Down the stretch, in a close 55-52 win over San Diego State, ASU senior point guard Derek Glasser was pivotal in securing arguably the best non-conference victory ASU has had all season. Yet, maybe just as important is the fact that his five assists this afternoon tied Bobby Thompson for the school's all-time record at 454.
December 19, 2009
After facing two tough competitors, resulting in back-to-back losses, Derek Glasser and the Sun Devils were able to secure a win this afternoon against the Delaware State Hornets. The uneven matchup resulted in a 76-34 victory for Arizona State and enabled Coach Sendek to incorporate several freshmen from the bench.
December 12, 2009
It was widely believed that the first player from Artesia (Calif.) to commit to the Sun Devils would be James Harden. Sure enough, Derek Glasser, ASU's latest commitment for the 2006 class, beat him to the punch and fills a void that is vacated by the now departed point guard Kevin Kruger.
July 7, 2006