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 1. Pemba Warriors 10-1 
 2. UCU Canons 9-3 
 3. Power 8-3 
 4. KIU Titans 8-3 
 5. City Oilers 6-3 
 6. Ndejje 6-4 
 7. JKL Dolphins 4-8 
 8. Falcons 3-6 
 9. Our Saviour 3-8 
 10. Sharing Youth 3-8 
 11. UPDF 3-9 
 12. Nkumba M. 2-9 
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 8 1 De Agosto
 9 City Oilers
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Points Per Game
 Michael BUZANGU
  Pemba W.
  (-F-82)
  Avg: 18.5
 1. Buzangu, Pemba W.18.5 
 2. Makiadi, Power18.1 
 3. Okoth, UPDF17.3 
 4. Okumu, Falcons13.5 
 5. Otieno, Ndejje13.3 
 6. Wundi, UCU Canons13.3 
 7. Mwesigye, Our S.13.3 
 8. Gatwech, Sharing .12.8 
 9. Ikong, Power12.6 
 10. Deng, Ndejje12.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Mickeal MAKIADI
  Power
  (199-C/F-89)
  Avg: 13.2
 1. Makiadi, Power13.2 
 2. Ogola, JKL Dolphins10.2 
 3. Kazungu, KIU Titans9.8 
 4. Deng, Ndejje9.6 
 5. Mwesigye, Our S.9.2 
 6. Landry, City Oilers9.1 
 7. Chuma, UCU Canons8.6 
 8. Saidi, Pemba Warriors8.6 
 9. Okumu, Falcons8.5 
 10. Egau, UCU Canons8.0 
Assists Per Game
 Chris OMANYE
  KIU Titans
  (183-G-94)
  Avg: 5.4
 1. Omanye, KIU Titans5.4 
 2. Egau, UCU Canons3.6 
 3. Okello, Sharing Youth3.3 
 4. Enabu, City Oilers3.2 
 5. Maheta, UCU Canons3.2 
 6. Odong, Power3.1 
 7. Jurua, Falcons3.1 
 8. Namake, UCU Canons3.0 
 9. Mwesigye, Our S.3.0 
 10. Fahmy, Power2.9 
Steals Per Game
 Steven MWESIGYE
  Our S.
  (-F-)
  Avg: 3.2
 1. Mwesigye, Our S.3.2 
 2. Kasujja, KIU Titans2.8 
 3. Otieno, Ndejje2.8 
 4. Bwanga, KIU Titans2.7 
 5. Buzangu, Pemba W.2.5 
 6. Ochera, Ndejje2.2 
 7. Wundi, UCU Canons2.1 
 8. Fahmy, Power2.0 
 9. Mukunzi, UPDF1.9 
 10. Kiviiri, Pemba W.1.8 
Blocks Per Game
 Maker DENG
  Ndejje
  (--94)
  Avg: 1.2
 1. Deng, Ndejje1.2 
 2. Landry, City Oilers1.1 
 3. Kazungu, KIU Titans1.0 
 4. Otweyo, Nkumba M.0.8 
 5. Monoja, Our S.0.8 
 6. Chaka, Ndejje0.8 
 7. Gang, UCU Canons0.8 
 8. Makiadi, Power0.8 
 9. Gatwech, Sharing .0.6 
 10. Kumpanyi, KIU T.0.6 
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NBL Round 20: Power defeats leader KIU Titans - Aug 10, 2017


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Chris Omanye
What a coincidence that all visitors won their games.

The most crucial game of the last round was another loss of top-ranked KIU Titans (8-3) in Kampala on Friday night. Hosts were defeated by fourth ranked Power (8-2) 64-56. It was a key game for the second position in the league. Power forced 23 KIU Titans turnovers. Kenyan power forward Mickeal Makiadi (199-89) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 20 rebounds. The former international forward Joseph Ikong (193-85) contributed with 9 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Guard Chris Omanye (183-94) replied with 13 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists for KIU Titans. Power have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. KIU Titans at the other side dropped to the third position with three games lost. They share it with UCU Canons.
The game in was also worth to mention about. Fourth ranked Power (8-2) played at the court of 6th ranked Ndejje (5-4). Power managed to secure a 7-point victory 88-81. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Ndejje. Worth to mention a great performance of Kenyan power forward Mickeal Makiadi (199-89) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 23 points and 15 rebounds and Kojo Micheal who added 16 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. Kenyan guard Micheal Otieno (193-93) responded with 21 points and 6 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Power have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. Ndejje at the other side keeps the sixth position with four games lost.
The game between 9th ranked JKL Dolphins (3-8) and fifth ranked Pemba Warriors (9-1) in on Wednesday ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Kampala outscored JKL Dolphins 81-41. The winners were led by Philip Amenyi who scored that evening 9 points and 13 rebounds. Even 6 points and 14 rebounds by Francis Ogola did not help to save the game for JKL Dolphins. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Pemba Warriors keep a position of league leader. JKL Dolphins lost seventh consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the ninth place with eight games lost. They share the position with UPDF.

There were no big surprises in other games of round 20: City Oilers smashed Sharing Youth on the road 73-52. Falcons was destroyed by Our Saviour on its own court 58-79. Sharing Youth managed to outperform UPDF in a road game 63-57. JKL Dolphins recorded a loss to Ndejje at home 55-59.
The most impressive performance of 20th round was 15 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists by Ndikumana Landry of City Oilers.

JKL Dolphins - Pemba Warriors 41-81

The game between 9th ranked JKL Dolphins (3-8) and fifth ranked Pemba Warriors (9-1) in on Wednesday ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Kampala outscored JKL Dolphins 81-41. Pemba Warriors shot 20 for 30 from the free-throw line, while JKL Dolphins only scored three points from the stripe. Pemba Warriors forced 23 JKL Dolphins turnovers. The winners were led by center Philip Amenyi (-89) who scored that evening 9 points and 13 rebounds and forward Amisi Saidi (-87) supported him with 11 points and 9 rebounds. Even 6 points and 14 rebounds by center Francis Ogola (-91) did not help to save the game for JKL Dolphins. Forward Daniel Orenga (186-96) added 12 points and 5 rebounds for the hosts. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Pemba Warriors keep a position of league leader. JKL Dolphins lost seventh consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the ninth place with eight games lost. They share the position with UPDF.
Top scorers:
JKL Dolphins: D.Orenga 12+5reb, F.Odama 7+3reb+1ast, N.Blick 6+4reb+4ast, F.Ogola 6+14reb, B.Ochola 3, D.Ngati 3+2reb+3ast
Pemba Warriors: M.Buzangu 18+3reb+1ast, M.Opiyo 15+3reb+1ast, S.Kiviiri 12+3reb, A.Saidi 11+9reb+2ast, P.Amenyi 9+13reb+3ast, C.Kizito 9+2reb+4ast
gschID: 549490


Sharing Youth - City Oilers 52-73

No shocking result in a game when fifth ranked City Oilers (6-3) crushed on the road 9th ranked Sharing Youth (3-7) 73-52 on Sunday. They outrebounded Sharing Youth 60-24 including a 21-5 advantage in offensive rebounds. City Oilers looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. The winners were led by the former international forward James Okello (193-90) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 13 points and 17 rebounds and forward Ndikumana Landry (-93) supported him with 15 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. City Oilers' coach felt very confident that he used 10 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Even 16 points and 5 rebounds by forward Tong Gatwech (-92) did not help to save the game for Sharing Youth. Forward Malek Lino (-91) added 9 points for the hosts. City Oilers have a solid three-game winning streak. Defending champion maintains fifth position with 6-3 record. Loser Sharing Youth dropped to the seventh place with seven games lost. They share the position with Our Saviour.
Top scorers:
Sharing Youth: T.Gatwech 16+5reb+3ast, N.Jakisa 9+1reb+1ast, M.Lino 9+2reb+1ast, B.Mopele 8+3reb, E.Bakara 5+4reb, T.Okello 4+1reb+6ast
City Oilers: J.Enabu 16+1reb+3ast, N.Landry 15+11reb+4ast, J.Okello 13+17reb+2ast, S.Omony 7+7reb+3ast, T.Drieba 6+3reb+1ast, J.Otim 6+9reb+3ast
gschID: 557686


Falcons - Our Saviour 58-79

The game between closely ranked teams ended with 10th ranked Falcons' (2-6) home loss to ninth ranked Our Saviour (3-7) in Kampala 58-79 on Sunday. Our Saviour forced 19 Falcons turnovers and outrebounded them 46-30 including a 34-21 advantage in defensive rebounds. The winners were led by forward Steven Mwesigye who had that evening a double-double by scoring 16 points and 11 rebounds and center Daniel Monoja supported him with 9 points and 14 rebounds. Our Saviour's coach felt very confident that he used 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Even 15 points by forward Asiko Dickson did not help to save the game for Falcons. Center Francis Karoro (-89) added 17 points for the hosts. Our Saviour moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Sharing Youth. Loser Falcons dropped to the eleventh position with six games lost.
Top scorers:
Falcons: F.Karoro 17+2reb, A.Dickson 15+3reb+2ast, B.Okumu 8+8reb+2ast, V.Jurua 7+4reb+2ast, A.Ntale 6+6reb, N.Owori 4+2reb
Our Saviour: S.Mwesigye 16+11reb+2ast, P.Elungat 16+4reb+1ast, R.Balemwa 9+3reb+1ast, D.Monoja 9+14reb+3ast, D.Opolot 8+3reb, M.Nkumbi 7+3reb
gschID: 549493


Ndejje - Power 81-88

The game in was also worth to mention about. Fourth ranked Power (8-2) played at the court of 6th ranked Ndejje (5-4). Power managed to secure a 7-point victory 88-81. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Ndejje. Ndejje was ahead by 3 points after three quarters before a 28-18 charge of Power, which allowed them to win the game. They dominated down low during the game scoring 62 of its points in the paint compared to Ndejje's 40. Power forced 22 Ndejje turnovers. Worth to mention a great performance of Kenyan power forward Mickeal Makiadi (199-89) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 23 points and 15 rebounds and center Kojo Micheal (-87) who added 16 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. Four Power players scored in double figures. Kenyan guard Micheal Otieno (193-93) responded with 21 points and 6 rebounds and Maker Deng (-94) scored 17 points and 9 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Power have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. Ndejje at the other side keeps the sixth position with four games lost.
Top scorers:
Ndejje: M.Otieno 21+6reb+2ast, M.Deng 17+9reb, I.Ochera 16+1reb+1ast, M. Buluma 9+4reb+2ast, G.Baderha 9+7reb+1ast, S.Ajack 7+3reb+1ast
Power: M.Makiadi 23+15reb+1ast, K.Micheal 16+7reb+1ast, N.Guddi 15+3reb, W.Nijimbere 11+2reb+1ast, P.Odong 9+1reb, J.Ikong 7+6reb+1ast
gschID: 549491


KIU Titans - Power 56-64

The most crucial game of the last round was another loss of top-ranked KIU Titans (8-3) in Kampala on Friday night. Hosts were defeated by fourth ranked Power (8-2) 64-56. It was a key game for the second position in the league. Power forced 23 KIU Titans turnovers. Kenyan power forward Mickeal Makiadi (199-89) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 20 rebounds. The former international forward Joseph Ikong (193-85) contributed with 9 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Guard Chris Omanye (183-94) replied with 13 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists and guard Micheal Bwanga added 15 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for KIU Titans. Power have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place. KIU Titans at the other side dropped to the third position with three games lost. They share it with UCU Canons.
Top scorers:
KIU Titans: M.Bwanga 15+5reb, C.Omanye 13+6reb+6ast, G.Soro 7+3reb+2ast, F.Kumpanyi 6+6reb, E.Kazungu 6+8reb+4ast, S.Ulanga 5+2reb+2ast
Power: M.Makiadi 20+20reb+2ast, P.Odong 13+3reb+3ast, J.Ikong 9+8reb+4ast, K.Micheal 6+1reb+1ast, S.Fahmy 6+4reb+2ast, F.Kasinde 2+3reb
gschID: 549487


UPDF - Sharing Youth 57-63

The game between closely ranked teams ended with ninth ranked Sharing Youth's (3-7) road victory over 10th ranked UPDF (3-8) 63-57 on Wednesday. Sharing Youth forced 20 UPDF turnovers. Strangely UPDF outrebounded Sharing Youth 49-37 including 19 on the offensive glass. The winners were led by forward Emmanuel Okumu (-97) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 11 points and 12 rebounds and forward Tong Gatwech (-92) supported him with 19 points. Sharing Youth's coach used an eleven-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. Even 31 points and 9 rebounds by forward Henry Okoth (-99) did not help to save the game for UPDF. Felix Mukunzi added 12 points and 14 rebounds for the hosts. Sharing Youth moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Our Saviour. Loser UPDF dropped to the ninth position with eight games lost. They share it with JKL Dolphins.
Top scorers:
UPDF: H.Okoth 31+9reb+3ast, F.Mukunzi 12+14reb, S.Wokorach 4+3reb, A.Okot 4+3reb, E.Okello 3+4reb+1ast, A.Mityero 2+5reb
Sharing Youth: T.Gatwech 19+3reb+3ast, E.Okumu 11+12reb+2ast, B.Mopele 8+3reb, M.Lino 7+3reb+1ast, E.Bakara 6+7reb, T.Okello 5+4reb+2ast
gschID: 549488


JKL Dolphins - Ndejje 55-59

Not a big story in a game when 9th ranked JKL Dolphins (3-8) lost at home to sixth ranked Ndejje (5-4) 59-55 on Wednesday. Ndejje forced 31 JKL Dolphins turnovers. The winners were led by Kenyan guard Micheal Otieno (193-93) who scored that evening 20 points, 5 assists and 5 steals (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) and Maker Deng (-94) supported him with 8 points and 11 rebounds. Even 16 points and 9 rebounds by forward Ferdinand Odama (158-95) did not help to save the game for JKL Dolphins. Center Francis Ogola (-91) added 9 points and 12 rebounds for the hosts. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Ndejje maintains sixth position with 5-4 record. JKL Dolphins lost seventh consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the ninth place with eight games lost. They share the position with UPDF.
Top scorers:
JKL Dolphins: F.Odama 16+9reb+3ast, D.Orenga 14+3reb+2ast, F.Ogola 9+12reb+1ast, M.Libe 8+9reb+1ast, J.Emong 3+1reb, D.Ngati 3
Ndejje: M.Otieno 20+3reb+5ast, M. Buluma 8+2reb, M.Deng 8+11reb, I.Ochera 7+3reb+2ast, G.Baderha 7+5reb+1ast, D.Katumba 7+11reb+1ast
gschID: 549489


  




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