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NBL Standings
 1. Pemba Warriors 20-2 
 2. City Oilers 17-5 
 3. Power 16-6 
 4. UCU Canons 15-7 
 5. KIU Titans 15-7 
 6. Ndejje 14-8 
 7. Our Saviour 8-14 
 8. JKL Dolphins 7-15 
 9. UPDF 6-16 
 10. Sharing Youth 6-16 
 11. Falcons 5-17 
 12. Nkumba M. 3-19 
Full Standings
Last:11/2/2017
African Champions Cup Standings
Group A
 1 ASS Sale 4-1 
 2 ES Rades 4-1 
 3 Interclube 3-2 
 4 City Oilers 2-3 
 5 Kano Pillars 1-4 
 6 ASB NG 1-4 
Group B
 1 US Monastir 5-0 
 2 Libolo 3-2 
 3 GS Petroliers 3-2 
 4 Fer.Beira 2-3 
 5 ASB Mazembe 1-4 
 6 Gombe B. 1-4 
Last:12/16/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Michael BUZANGU
  Pemba W.
  (-F-82)
  Avg: 18.8
 1. Buzangu, Pemba W.18.8 
 2. Makiadi, Power18.2 
 3. Okoth, UPDF14.7 
 4. Otieno, Ndejje14.5 
 5. Okumu, Falcons14.2 
 6. Wundi, UCU Canons13.7 
 7. Ikong, Power12.8 
 8. Gatwech, Sharing .12.7 
 9. Mwesigye, Our S.12.5 
 10. Ndikumana, City O.12.4 
Rebounds Per Game
 Mickeal MAKIADI
  Power
  (199-C/F-89)
  Avg: 12.8
 1. Makiadi, Power12.8 
 2. Ndikumana, City O.10.5 
 3. Mwesigye, Our S.10.2 
 4. Amenyi, Pemba W.9.6 
 5. Chuma, UCU Canons9.0 
 6. Deng, Ndejje8.7 
 7. Saidi, Pemba Warriors8.4 
 8. Libe, JKL Dolphins8.1 
 9. Kazungu, KIU Titans8.0 
 10. Okumu, Falcons7.9 
Assists Per Game
 Chris OMANYE
  KIU Titans
  (183-G-94)
  Avg: 4.6
 1. Omanye, KIU Titans4.6 
 2. Blick, JKL Dolphins3.9 
 3. Enabu, City Oilers3.8 
 4. Okello, Sharing Youth3.5 
 5. Egau, UCU Canons3.5 
 6. Ikong, Power3.3 
 7. Namake, UCU Canons3.0 
 8. Bwanga, KIU Titans2.9 
 9. Jurua, Falcons2.9 
 10. Buzangu, Pemba W.2.8 
Steals Per Game
 Steven MWESIGYE
  Our S.
  (-F-)
  Avg: 2.9
 1. Mwesigye, Our S.2.9 
 2. Otieno, Ndejje2.5 
 3. Buzangu, Pemba W.2.3 
 4. Enabu, City Oilers2.1 
 5. Ochera, Ndejje2.0 
 6. Namake, UCU Canons1.9 
 7. Bwanga, KIU Titans1.9 
 8. Ikong, Power1.9 
 9. Nijimbere, Power1.7 
 10. Karamagi, Nkumba M.1.7 
Blocks Per Game
 Jeje CHAKA
  Ndejje
  (-C-90)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Chaka, Ndejje1.1 
 2. Deng, Ndejje1.1 
 3. Titus, UCU Canons0.9 
 4. Ndikumana, City O.0.8 
 5. Monoja, Our S.0.7 
 6. Mugerwa, Pemba W.0.7 
 7. Kazungu, KIU Titans0.7 
 8. Makiadi, Power0.7 
 9. Libe, JKL Dolphins0.7 
 10. Muge, KIU Titans0.6 
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It might just be early days in the 2016 Fuba league but three consecutive losses for StarTimes Falcons spell doom for the record champions, writes FELIX EUPAL. Before the season kicked off, Falcons skipper Stephen Omony (198-G/F-79) was in a very confident mood about what his team would offer. "Just wait for what we have in stock. We are going to shock you," he said. And, indeed, the six-time national champions have shocked many. They began by losing to Pemba Warriors in a game where they played without a coach because Kenyan tactician Ben Olouch, who led them to the semis last year, was yet to return. The second game saw Brian Rugyendo, president Uganda basketball coaches association, come up on the touchline as new head coach when they faced Ndejje Angels. Falcons looked clueless about how to stop a Ndejje side which also didn't have a coach because their coach, Walker Obedi, is facing a ten-match ban. Nonetheless, Ndejje ran riot, condemning Falcons to their second defeat of the season. Rugyendo then argued the team was getting to know each other and he was also getting to know them, having just had one training session with them. Last Friday was supposed to gauge how true Rugyendo's assessment had been when they were up against defending champions City Oilers. Forty minutes into the game, it was evident Falcons players haden't gotten to know each other and neither did Rugyendo know his team. City Oilers had a fun outing as they easily won 67-44 in a one-sided affair. Jimmy Enabu (183-G-88) had 25 points, James Okello (186-F) added another 14 while Uspa Basketballer of the year 2015, Kami Kabangu (203-C-84), had 10. For Falcons, only Omony and Joseph Ouma could manage double digits with 15 and 10 points respectively. Falcons lost three players during the post season in: Ariell Okall, Caesar Kizito and Isaac Afidra and that left them bare in the paint. They struggled to pick rebounds and were totally blunt on offense. They were outrebounded 49-24 and despite Oilers' 17 turnovers, Falcons could hardly capitalize on any. And mostly Rugyendo can't quite get his rotation right. For instance, he had Ouma on the floor for 32 minutes yet it was clear he had run out of steam; and with age catching up on David Kiberu, playing him for 28 minutes like he did is asking too much of him - no wonder he managed only six points. But Omony is still confident. "We shall get there; the team definitely has issues to sort. It is young team and adjustments are being made," he said after the City Oilers game. But the major adjustment that Falcons need is to get an efficient power forward and proficient centre, to be able to rotate on both fronts. This Friday, they play Our Savior, which is on a two-game winning streak after seeing off UCU Canons and Sharing Youth. That will leave Herbert Akitah and David Kiberu with their work cut out because Our Savior's Steven Mwesigye is in fine form and a monster on clearing the boards. If Falcons succumb to the Our Savior, then there will be need for a crisis meeting because the panic buttons have already been pressed.
Courtesy of: observer.ug   




Stephen
Omony
City Oilers Retain Basketball League Title - 6 days ago
KIU Titans - City Oilers 60-68 City Oilers defended their NBL title. They edged KIU Titans in Game 4 of the Finals to complete the sweep of the championship series. The former international forward Stephen Omony (198-81) fired 22 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. The former international James Okello (194-90) chipped in a double-double by scoring 10 points and 11 rebounds. Guard Chris Omanye (183-94) produced 18 points and 4 assists (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) and forward Fr...   [read more]

Mandy Juruni
City Oilers Defeat KIU Titans to Edge Closer to Fifth Championship - 8 days ago
City Oilers managed to overcome KIU Titans in game three of the National Basketball League men's finals. The four time league champions won 52-46 in a low scoring game played at the MTN Indoor Arena in Lugogo. The victory means that Oilers are now leading 3-0 in a best of seven final series, a win away from sealing their fifth straight League championship. Speaking after the game, Oilers Coach Mandy Juruni (169-PG) stated: 'This game has a lot of nerves as both teams were very poor offens...   [read more]
Michael Bwanga Returns as KIU Titans Look to Halve Deficit - 9 days ago
The National Basketball League men's final series will continue today at the MTN Indoor arena in Lugogo. News from the KIU Titans have it that the Kansanga-based side will welcome back star performer Michael Bwanga from the illness that had sidelined him from the first two games. Speaking in confirmation of Bwanga's return, Titans coach exclusively told ChimpReports: 'Yes, Bwanga has recovered from illness but he will play on restricted minutes.' Titans who are 2-0 down in the best of sev...   [read more]


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City Oilers take 2-0 lead in the NBL men's final - 10 days ago  
City Oilers Edge Resilient KIU Titans In Dramatic Overtime Finish - 13 days ago  
KIU Titans Looking To Make The Most Of First League Final Appearance - 15 days ago  
City Oilers Finish Fifth in FIBA Africa Champions Cup - 28 days ago  
City Oilers storm Africa Champions Cup quarters - 1 month ago  
City Oilers run over New Generation for first Champions Cup victory - 1 month ago  
Poor Start for City Oilers at FIBA Africa Champions Cup - 1 month ago  
NBL Round 4 of Semi-Finals. KIU Titans reach Finals - 2 months ago  
NBL Round 3 of Semi-Finals. City Oilers advance into Finals - 2 months ago  
NBL Round 2 of Semi-Finals. City Oilers and KIU Titans register wins - 2 months ago  
CS Antonins ink Robinson Odoch Opong - 2 months ago  
NBL Round 1 of Semi-Finals. Wins for Pemba Warriors and City Oilers - 2 months ago  
NBL Round 3 of Quarter-Finals. Pemba Warriors complete semifinal picture - 2 months ago  
Recap of NBL Round 2 of Quarter-Finals - 2 months ago  
Review of NBL Round 1 of Quarter-Finals - 2 months ago  
Makiadi number one in Uganda for round 35 - 2 months ago  
NBL Round 35: Power defeat KIU Titans in the closest game of the week - 2 months ago  
Monoja's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 3 months ago  
NBL Round 34: Pemba Warriors beat City Oilers by three after a very close game - 3 months ago  
Fadhili Chuma gets MVP of the Week award for Ugandan NBL - 3 months ago  
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