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NBL Standings
 1. KIU Titans 8-1 
 2. UCU Canons 7-3 
 3. Pemba Warriors 5-1 
 4. Power 5-2 
 5. City Oilers 5-3 
 6. Ndejje 5-4 
 7. JKL Dolphins 3-4 
 8. Our Saviour 3-6 
 9. Sharing Youth 2-5 
 10. UPDF 2-6 
 11. Falcons 2-7 
 12. Nkumba M. 2-7 
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Last:7/23/2017

African Champions Cup Final Standings
 1 Al Ahly
 2 Libolo
 3 ASS Sale
 4 Kano Pillars
 5 C Africain
 6 GS Petroliers
 7 BEAC
 8 1 De Agosto
 9 City Oilers
 10 Nzui Manto
Last:12/21/2016
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Mickeal MAKIADI
  Power
  (199-C/F-89)
  Avg: 17.7
 1. Makiadi, Power17.7 
 2. Buzangu, Pemba W.17.5 
 3. Okoth, UPDF16.4 
 4. Okumu, Falcons15.0 
 5. Ulanga, KIU Titans13.9 
 6. Wundi, UCU Canons13.8 
 7. Mwesigye, Our S.12.8 
 8. Mukunzi, UPDF12.5 
 9. Ikong, Power12.5 
 10. Deng, Ndejje12.4 
Rebounds Per Game
 Mickeal MAKIADI
  Power
  (199-C/F-89)
  Avg: 11.6
 1. Makiadi, Power11.6 
 2. Ogola, JKL Dolphins10.8 
 3. Kazungu, KIU Titans10.0 
 4. Deng, Ndejje9.6 
 5. Saidi, Pemba Warriors9.5 
 6. Landry, City Oilers9.3 
 7. Mwesigye, Our S.9.2 
 8. Okumu, Falcons9.0 
 9. Makutwa, Nkumba M.8.7 
 10. Chuma, UCU Canons8.7 
Assists Per Game
 Chris OMANYE
  KIU Titans
  (183-G-94)
  Avg: 5.6
 1. Omanye, KIU Titans5.6 
 2. Odong, Power4.0 
 3. Egau, UCU Canons3.8 
 4. Maheta, UCU Canons3.5 
 5. Okello, Sharing Youth3.2 
 6. Mwesigye, Our S.3.2 
 7. Jurua, Falcons3.1 
 8. Namake, UCU Canons3.0 
 9. Fahmy, Power3.0 
 10. Ulanga, KIU Titans2.9 
Steals Per Game
 Collin KASUJJA
  KIU Titans
  (183-G-94)
  Avg: 3.1
 1. Kasujja, KIU Titans3.1 
 2. Mwesigye, Our S.2.9 
 3. Bwanga, KIU Titans2.6 
 4. Wundi, UCU Canons2.5 
 5. Otieno, Ndejje2.3 
 6. Mukunzi, UPDF2.2 
 7. Kiviiri, Pemba W.2.0 
 8. Omony, City Oilers2.0 
 9. Odong, Power2.0 
 10. Ochera, Ndejje2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Ndikumana LANDRY
  City Oilers
  (-F-93)
  Avg: 1.3
 1. Landry, City Oilers1.3 
 2. Kazungu, KIU Titans1.0 
 3. Deng, Ndejje1.0 
 4. Chaka, Ndejje0.8 
 5. Makiadi, Power0.7 
 6. Otweyo, Nkumba M.0.7 
 7. Gang, UCU Canons0.7 
 8. Monoja, Our S.0.7 
 9. Okumu, Sharing .0.6 
 10. Muge, KIU Titans0.6 
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Round 18 (Regular Season)

Pemba Warrio 56% Jul.28 KIU Titans
Sharing Yout Jul.26 Pemba Warrio 83%
JKL Dolphin Jul.26 City Oilers 63%
NBL Round 16: Last-ranked Falcons beat UPDF - Jul 17, 2017


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Henry Okoth
Bottom-ranked Falcons managed to get a second victory, breaking the two-game losing streak on Sunday night. This time they won against eleventh-ranked UPDF in Kampala 55-51. Falcons forced 20 UPDF turnovers. Serge Kabangu fired a double-double by scoring 11 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Forward Asiko Dickson chipped in 16 points. Forward Henry Okoth (-99) produced 14 points for lost side. UPDF's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Falcons (2-6) moved-up to tenth place, which they share with Nkumba M. UPDF lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the bottom position with six games lost. Falcons' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Kampala KIU Titans.
Leader KIU Titans delivered the seventh victory. This time they crushed 10th ranked Nkumba M. (2-6) 77-53. Worth to mention a great performance of Tanzanian guard Sudi Ulanga (181-88) who helped to win the game recording 17 points and 4 assists. Collin Kasujja contributed with 15 points, 6 assists and 5 steals for the winners. KIU Titans' coach felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Forward Malvin Midaki (-90) replied with 17 points and 6 rebounds for Nkumba M.KIU Titans maintains first position with 7-1 record. Newly promoted Nkumba M. keeps the tenth place with six games lost. They share the position with Falcons. KIU Titans' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Kampala to the arena Falcons.
The game in was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked UCU Canons (6-3) played at the court of 5th ranked Ndejje (4-4). UCU Canons did not have too big problems and got a relatively easy victory 76-59 on Sunday. Worth to mention a great performance of Fadhili Chuma who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 14 points and 12 rebounds. At the losing side Maker Deng responded with 13 points and 8 rebounds. Ndejje's coach tested twelve players seeing no chance for a win. UCU Canons have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. Ndejje at the other side dropped to the sixth position with four games lost. UCU Canons will meet at home Nkumba M. (#10) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Ndejje will play against Our Saviour (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
A very interesting game took place in Kampala. It ended with only three-point defeat on the road of 8th ranked Sharing Youth (2-5) to ninth ranked Our Saviour (3-5) 45-42 in the fight for the eighth place. The winners were led by Wilberforce Pirwoth who scored that evening 16 points. Our Saviour's coach allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. Our Saviour moved-up to eighth place. Sharing Youth at the other side dropped to the ninth position with five games lost. Our Saviour's next round opponent will be higher ranked Ndejje (#6) and it may be quite challenging game.

In the last two games of round 16 JKL Dolphins was defeated by Power in a road game 77-67. Nkumba M. beat UPDF at home 72-63.
The best stats of 16th round was 12 points and 10 rebounds by Sivachi Makutwa of Nkumba M..

Ndejje - UCU Canons 59-76

The game in was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked UCU Canons (6-3) played at the court of 5th ranked Ndejje (4-4). UCU Canons did not have too big problems and got a relatively easy victory 76-59 on Sunday. UCU Canons forced 21 Ndejje turnovers and outrebounded them 46-30 including a 18-5 advantage in offensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of Tanzanian forward Fadhili Chuma (-95) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 14 points and 12 rebounds and international forward Jonathan Egau (190-93) who added 9 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists during the contest. At the losing side Maker Deng (-94) responded with 13 points and 8 rebounds and David Okello (-98) scored 16 points (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field). Ndejje's coach tested twelve players seeing no chance for a win. UCU Canons have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. Ndejje at the other side dropped to the sixth position with four games lost. UCU Canons will meet at home Nkumba M. (#10) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Ndejje will play against Our Saviour (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
UCU Canons: F.Chuma 14+12reb, B.Namake 13+4reb+2ast, J.Maheta 12+1reb+4ast, J.Egau 9+9reb+5ast, S.Wundi 8+5reb+1ast, D.Isiko 7+8reb
Ndejje: D.Okello 16+4reb+1ast, M.Deng 13+8reb, I.Ochera 7+3ast, M.Otieno 7+4reb+1ast, K.Nunda 5+2reb+1ast, J.Chaka 4+2reb
gschID: 549475


Falcons - UPDF 55-51

Bottom-ranked Falcons managed to get a second victory, breaking the two-game losing streak on Sunday night. This time they won against eleventh-ranked UPDF in Kampala 55-51. Falcons forced 20 UPDF turnovers. Serge Kabangu fired a double-double by scoring 11 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Forward Asiko Dickson chipped in 16 points. Four Falcons players scored in double figures. Forward Henry Okoth (-99) produced 14 points and Herman Matovu added 8 points and 5 steals respectively for lost side. UPDF's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Falcons (2-6) moved-up to tenth place, which they share with Nkumba M. UPDF lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the bottom position with six games lost. Falcons' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Kampala KIU Titans.
Top scorers:
Falcons: A.Dickson 16+3reb, V.Jurua 12+2reb+3ast, S.Kabangu 11+10reb+4ast, B.Okumu 10+1reb+3ast, N.Owori 3+2reb, E.Aupal 2
UPDF: H.Okoth 14+2reb+2ast, M.Muhumuza 10+2reb+3ast, F.Mukunzi 8+6reb, H.Matovu 8+4reb+3ast, A.Mityero 6+6reb+1ast, D.Mutawe 3+6reb
gschID: 549472


Nkumba M. - KIU Titans 53-77

Leader KIU Titans delivered the seventh victory. This time they crushed 10th ranked Nkumba M. (2-6) 77-53. KIU Titans forced 30 Nkumba M. turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of Tanzanian guard Sudi Ulanga (181-88) who helped to win the game recording 17 points and 4 assists. Guard Collin Kasujja (183-94) contributed with 15 points, 6 assists and 5 steals for the winners. KIU Titans' coach felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Forward Malvin Midaki (-90) replied with 17 points and 6 rebounds and forward Sivachi Makutwa (-90) added 10 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for Nkumba M.KIU Titans maintains first position with 7-1 record. Newly promoted Nkumba M. keeps the tenth place with six games lost. They share the position with Falcons. KIU Titans' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Kampala to the arena Falcons.
Top scorers:
KIU Titans: S.Ulanga 17+3reb+4ast, C.Kasujja 15+2reb+6ast, M.Bwanga 11+5reb, C.Omanye 9+5reb+3ast, E.Kazungu 8+8reb+1ast, G.Soro 6+3reb+2ast
Nkumba M.: M.Midaki 17+6reb+2ast, S.Makutwa 10+9reb+1ast, S.Chasimba 9+1reb+3ast, W.Otweyo 8+4reb+2ast, C.Karamagi 4+3reb+2ast, L.Marcus 3+5reb+1ast
gschID: 549474


Our Saviour - Sharing Youth 45-42

A very interesting game took place in Kampala. It ended with only three-point defeat on the road of 8th ranked Sharing Youth (2-5) to ninth ranked Our Saviour (3-5) 45-42 in the fight for the eighth place. The winners were led by forward Wilberforce Pirwoth (-95) who scored that evening 16 points and forward Steven Mwesigye supported him with 6 points. Our Saviour's coach allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. Even a double-double of 13 points and 11 rebounds by forward Emmanuel Okumu (-97) did not help to save the game for Sharing Youth. Guard Nasser Jakisa (-90) added 9 points for lost side. Our Saviour moved-up to eighth place. Sharing Youth at the other side dropped to the ninth position with five games lost. Our Saviour's next round opponent will be higher ranked Ndejje (#6) and it may be quite challenging game.
Top scorers:
Our Saviour: W.Pirwoth 16, D.Opolot 9+2reb, S.Mwesigye 6+4reb+3ast, M.Okwera 5, P.Elungat 2+1reb+1ast, M.Nkumbi 2
Sharing Youth: E.Okumu 13+11reb+2ast, S.Otoa 11+1ast, N.Jakisa 9+1reb+2ast, M.Lino 4+3reb, T.Okello 3, I.Balita 2+1reb
gschID: 549473


Power - JKL Dolphins 77-67

There was no surprise when 7th ranked JKL Dolphins (3-4) were defeated on the road by fourth ranked Power (5-1) 77-67. Power forced 19 JKL Dolphins turnovers. The winners were led by forward Afidra Isaac (-85) who scored that evening 20 points and 6 rebounds and Kenyan power forward Mickeal Makiadi (199-89) supported him with 17 points and 9 rebounds. Even 15 points and 6 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) by forward Makala Libe (-95) did not help to save the game for JKL Dolphins. The former international swingman Norman Blick (199-83) added 11 points and 8 rebounds for lost side. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Power have an impressive five-game winning streak. They maintain fourth position with 5-1 record. JKL Dolphins lost third consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the seventh place with four games lost. Power's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked UPDF (#12) and are hoping to win another game.
Top scorers:
Power: A.Isaac 20+6reb+3ast, M.Makiadi 17+9reb+1ast, S.Okot 13+2ast, D.Angemi 6+1reb+2ast, P.Mwaka 6+2reb, J.Ikong 4+5reb
JKL Dolphins: M.Libe 15+6reb+3ast, D.Orenga 11+5reb+2ast, N.Blick 11+8reb+2ast, B.Okello 9+3reb+4ast, D.Ogara 6+4reb+1ast, F.Odama 6+4reb
gschID: 549471


Nkumba M. - UPDF 72-63

The game between closely ranked teams ended with tenth ranked Nkumba M.'s (2-6) home victory over bottom-ranked UPDF (1-6) 72-63. They outrebounded UPDF 47-33 including a 36-22 advantage in defensive rebounds. 27 personal fouls committed by UPDF helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The winners were led by forward Sivachi Makutwa (-90) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 12 points and 10 rebounds and guard Charles Karamagi (-94) supported him with 12 points and 5 rebounds. Nkumba M.'s coach used a ten-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. Even 18 points by Felix Mukunzi did not help to save the game for UPDF. Forward Henry Okoth (-99) added 14 points for lost side. Newly promoted Nkumba M. maintains tenth position with 2-6 record, which they share with Falcons. UPDF lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the bottom place with six games lost. Nkumba M.'s next round opponent will be league's second-placed UCU Canons and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. UPDF will play against Power (#4) and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Nkumba M.: N.Byamukama 14+2reb+4ast, C.Karamagi 12+5reb+3ast, S.Makutwa 12+10reb+2ast, S.Chasimba 9+5reb+1ast, W.Otweyo 8+9reb+2ast, U.Walugembe 5+5reb+2ast
UPDF: F.Mukunzi 18+4reb, H.Okoth 14+2reb+2ast, M.Muhumuza 9+8reb+1ast, H.Matovu 6+1reb+3ast, J.Dramaza 6+4reb+2ast, D.Ogwang 4+1reb
gschID: 549494


  




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