Universitet-Yugra Surgut (Superleague 1) added to their roster 31-year old Serbian guard Nemanja Protic . He played last season at JP-Auto Jaszbereny KSE in Hungarian A Division, but left. In 13 games he recorded 13.1ppg, 2.5rpg and 3.0apg.The previous (15-16) season Protic played at MZT Skopje in FYR Macedonian Prva Liga where in 28 games he averaged 7.3ppg, 2.1rpg and 3.6apg. He also played 19 games in ABA League where he had 5.1ppg, 1.6rpg and 2.0apg.Protic won Macedonian League championship title in 2016.He represented Serbia at the World University Games in Belgrade (Serbia) eight years ago. Protic's team won Gold and his stats at that event were 7 games: 7.9ppg, 1.9rpg, 1.6apg, 1.1spg, FGP: 38.9%, 3PT: 24.0%, FT: 69.2%.Protic is an experienced player. He has played also professionally in Bulgaria (BC Levski 2014 Sofia), Germany (EWE Baskets), Montenegro (Buducnost), Turkey (Eskisehir Basket), Ukraine (Khimik), Serbia (Metalac, Crvena Zvezda, Borac and FMP II Beograd) and Russia (BC Nizhny Novgorod).