Petrusev leaves Gonzaga, signs with Serbian pro team

Filip Petrusev confirmed he won’t return to Gonzaga this fall, instead signing a contract with Mega Bemax in his native Serbia.”New Beginnings,” he tweeted Monday. “Can’t wait.”Mega Bemax is based in Petrusev’s hometown of Belgrade.In the 2019-20 season, Petrusev was a key contributor for the Bulldogs, who were 31-2 on the season and 15-1 in West Coast Conference play. Gonzaga likely would have been a No. 1 seed had the NCAA Tournament been played.Petrusev, 20, also remains entered in the NBA draft and has until Oct. 6 to withdraw.