Admirals SIgn Tallest Professional Basketball Player in the World- 7'8" Bob Wegner

St. Joseph, MI. - The Lake Michigan Admirals owner Chris Glisson has found another big man but this one happens to be the tallest professional basketball player in the world and his  name is Robert "BIG BOB" Wegner. Standing at 7'8", Big Bob started his basketball career at the University of Maine Presque Isle where he saw limited time. " I'm not sure why a player of his size wasn't utilized more by his college coaches," stated owner Chris Glisson. "All I have ever wanted, was to play for the Boston Celtics and I believe that Chris and his organization can help me get there," stated Bob Wegner. The Admirals look to tipoff their sixth season Saturday, December 6th at 6:06PM at Lake Michigan Catholic in St. Joseph, Michigan. Tickets are only $10 for adults and $5 dollars for students. For more information go to

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