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  (188-G-85)
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  (-F/G-90)
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 Ivan LUMANYIKA
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  (205-C-92)
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 8. Mbusi, JKL D.0.7 
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NBL Round 7: Betway Power lose their first game against Ndejje - Jun 30, 2018


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Chris Omanye
The Regular Season in NBL just ended. There was no lack of interesting games this round. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games. Here is the last round review presented by ESL.

The most surprising game was the first loss of Betway Power (10-1) on the court of ninth ranked Ndejje on Sunday night. Visitors were defeated by Ndejje 63-52. Ndejje forced 29 Betway Power turnovers. It was a great evening for Kiryowe Nunda (-90) who led his team to a victory scoring 12 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals. Samuel Ajack (-91) helped adding 11 points and 5 rebounds. At the losing side forward David Opolot (-89) responded with 13 points. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Ndejje have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to eighth place. Betway Power at the other side still keeps top position with one game lost.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Kampala. Their biggest opponent host KIU Titans (8-2) lost to first ranked Betway Power (10-1) 65-56. It was an exceptional evening for Phillip Ameny who led the winners and scored 11 points and 8 rebounds. Geofrey Soro accounted for 12 points and 7 rebounds. Guard Chris Omanye (183-94) came up with 14 points for KIU Titans in the defeat. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Betway Power maintains first place with 10-1 record. KIU Titans at the other side keep the second position with two games lost.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Kampala. Third ranked host City Oilers (8-3) smashed 4th placed Our Saviour (6-5) 76-53. Jonathan Egau fired 24 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. Joseph Wacha produced 20 points and 7 rebounds for lost side. Our Saviour's coach gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. City Oilers have a solid series of three victories in a row. Defending champion maintains third place with 8-3 record having just two points less than leader Betway Power. Our Saviour lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fifth position with five games lost.
Our Saviour (#4) was upset in by eighth ranked UCU Canons 71-58. Worth to mention a great performance of Fadhili Chuma who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 11 points and 12 rebounds. UCU Canons' coach allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. UCU Canons (5-6) moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Sharing Youth. Our Saviour lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fifth position with five games lost.
Bottom-ranked UPDF managed to get a second victory, breaking the series of six consecutive losses on Wednesday night. This time they won against eleventh-ranked KCC Lions 62-54. It was a great evening for Moses Muhumuza who led his team to a victory scoring 13 points. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. UPDF (2-9) moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with defeated KCC Lions. KCC Lions lost seventh consecutive game.

There were no shocking results in the rest of the games of round 7: Pemba Warriors won against KCC Lions on the opponent's court 77-64. Betway Power outscored JKL Dolphins in a home game 82-60. KIU Titans managed to beat UCU Canons on the road 55-51. Sharing Youth lost to defending champion City Oilers on its own court 63-68.
The most impressive stats of the last round was 18 points by Stephen Wundi of Betway Power.



Ndejje - Betway Power 63-52

The most surprising game was the first loss of Betway Power (10-1) on the court of ninth ranked Ndejje on Sunday night. Visitors were defeated by Ndejje 63-52. Ndejje forced 29 Betway Power turnovers. It was a great evening for Kiryowe Nunda (-90) who led his team to a victory scoring 12 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals. Samuel Ajack (-91) helped adding 11 points and 5 rebounds. At the losing side forward David Opolot (-89) responded with 13 points and Phillip Ameny scored 6 points and 12 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Ndejje have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to eighth place. Betway Power at the other side still keeps top position with one game lost.
Top scorers:
Betway Power: D.Opolot 13+4reb+2ast, S.Geofrey 9+3reb+1ast, W.Stephen 9+2reb+5ast, A.Phillip 6+12reb, F.Kasinde 6+3reb+1ast, M.Athiu 4+1reb+1ast
Ndejje: K.Nunda 12+6reb+6ast, S.Ajack 11+5reb+1ast, S.Kisily 11+4reb, G.Baderha 7+2reb+2ast, D.Katumba 6+1reb+1ast, S.Peter 4+1reb
gschID: 630222


KCC Lions - Pemba Warriors 64-77

Very expected game when 11th ranked KCC Lions (2-9) were defeated at home by fourth ranked Pemba Warriors (7-4) 77-64 on Wednesday. Pemba Warriors forced 20 KCC Lions turnovers. It was a great evening for center Daniel Gaaki who led his team to a victory scoring 11 points and 6 assists. Guard Mark Opiyo (-90) helped adding 17 points. Four Pemba Warriors players scored in double figures. At the losing side Frank Ikabat responded with 19 points and 7 rebounds (made all of his eight free throws) and American guard Brian Waters (188-85, college: Elon) scored 16 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Pemba Warriors maintains fourth place with 7-4 record. KCC Lions lost seventh consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the eleventh position with nine games lost.
Top scorers:
KCC Lions: I.Frank 19+7reb+1ast, B.Waters 16+7reb+4ast, C.Brian 13+4reb+1ast, Y.N 8+10reb, M.Francis 4+4reb, R.Ongom 2+3reb
Pemba Warriors: M.Opiyo 17+2reb+2ast, M.Marc 15+1reb+1ast, D.Gaaki 11+4reb+6ast, A.Saidi 10+5reb+1ast, V.Jurua 8+3reb+2ast, A.Ojoo 7+9reb+1ast
gschID: 630223


Betway Power - JKL Dolphins 82-60

Very predictable result when first ranked Betway Power (10-1) smashed at home 8th ranked JKL Dolphins (4-6) 82-60 on Friday. It was a great shooting night for Betway Power especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 57.9 percentage. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. It was a great evening for Stephen Wundi who led his team to a victory scoring 18 points. Guard Paul Odong (-91) helped adding 11 points. At the losing side forward Brian Namake (-90) responded with 15 points and 4 assists and guard Jude Ocheng (177-84) scored 13 points. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Betway Power maintains first place with 10-1 record. Loser JKL Dolphins dropped to the ninth position with six games lost.
Top scorers:
JKL Dolphins: B.Namake 15+2reb+4ast, J.Ocheng 13+4reb+2ast, D.Mbusi 8+2reb, J.Karuhanga 8+2reb, N.Patrick 7+1ast, J.Obukunyang 5+2reb+1ast
Betway Power: W.Stephen 18+1ast, S.Geofrey 12+2reb+2ast, P.Odong 11+3reb+3ast, N.Guddi 9+2reb+1ast, M.Athiu 9+1reb+1ast, D.Opolot 6+1reb+4ast
gschID: 630225


KCC Lions - UPDF 54-62

Bottom-ranked UPDF managed to get a second victory, breaking the series of six consecutive losses on Wednesday night. This time they won against eleventh-ranked KCC Lions 62-54. KCC Lions were plagued by 31 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a great evening for Moses Muhumuza who led his team to a victory scoring 13 points. Swingman Felix Mukunzi (193) helped adding 12 points. At the losing side American guard Brian Waters (188-85, college: Elon) responded with 20 points and 4 assists and Francis Mbuyi scored 8 points and 11 rebounds. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. UPDF (2-9) moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with defeated KCC Lions. KCC Lions lost seventh consecutive game.
Top scorers:
KCC Lions: B.Waters 20+4reb+4ast, R.Ongom 8+3reb+1ast, M.Enock 8+3reb+2ast, M.Francis 8+11reb, C.Brian 5, N.Stephen 3
UPDF: M.Muhumuza 13+4reb+1ast, F.Mukunzi 12+3reb+2ast, H.Okoth 8+3reb+1ast, D.Blick 8+5reb+2ast, A.Okot 8+2reb+1ast, B.Okumu 5+5reb+3ast
gschID: 630216


KIU Titans - Betway Power 56-65

The game between Top Four teams took place in Kampala. Their biggest opponent host KIU Titans (8-2) lost to first ranked Betway Power (10-1) 65-56. Betway Power held KIU Titans to an opponent 25.0 percent shooting from the field compared to 46.3 percent accuracy of the winners. They outrebounded KIU Titans 41-30 including a 33-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. KIU Titans were plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. It was an exceptional evening for Phillip Ameny who led the winners and scored 11 points and 8 rebounds. Geofrey Soro accounted for 12 points and 7 rebounds for the winning side. Guard Chris Omanye (183-94) came up with 14 points and forward Wilson Otweyo (-89) added 13 points respectively for KIU Titans in the defeat. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Betway Power maintains first place with 10-1 record. KIU Titans at the other side keep the second position with two games lost.
Top scorers:
KIU Titans: C.Omanye 14+4reb+1ast, W.Otweyo 13+3reb, M.Bwanga 8+3reb+1ast, K.Mwalimu 7+2reb, K.Junior 5+7reb, D.Balungu 4+2reb+3ast
Betway Power: S.Geofrey 12+7reb+1ast, A.Phillip 11+8reb+2ast, F.Sebatindira 11+1reb+3ast, P.Odong 8+3reb+1ast, W.Stephen 8+5reb+1ast, S.Bbaale 4+1reb+1ast
gschID: 630217


City Oilers - Our Saviour 76-53

The game between Top Four teams took place in Kampala. Third ranked host City Oilers (8-3) smashed 4th placed Our Saviour (6-5) 76-53. City Oilers forced 20 Our Saviour turnovers. International forward Jonathan Egau (190-93) fired 24 points and 9 rebounds for the winners. Burundian forward Landry Ndikumana (198-95) chipped in 16 points and 8 rebounds. Guard Joseph Wacha (-91) produced 20 points and 7 rebounds and Frank Ogola added 7 points and 9 rebounds respectively for lost side. Our Saviour's coach gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. City Oilers have a solid series of three victories in a row. Defending champion maintains third place with 8-3 record having just two points less than leader Betway Power. Our Saviour lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fifth position with five games lost.
Top scorers:
Our Saviour: J.Wacha 20+7reb+1ast, W.Pirwoth 11+2reb, O.Frank 7+9reb, O.Majok 5+1ast, M.Nkumbi 4+4reb, E.M 2+1reb
City Oilers: J.Egau 24+9reb+1ast, L.Ndikumana 16+8reb+1ast, D.Juuko 9+1ast, J.Otim 9+4reb+1ast, B.Muramba 6+4reb+1ast, B.Komakech 6+4reb+1ast
gschID: 630218


UCU Canons - KIU Titans 51-55

Not a big story in a game when 8th ranked UCU Canons (5-6) were defeated at home by second ranked KIU Titans (8-2) 55-51 on Saturday. It was a great evening for Junior Kinzamba who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds. Ethienne Kazungu (-80) helped adding 4 points and 6 rebounds. At the losing side David Kongor responded with 8 points and 9 rebounds and Tanzanian forward Fadhili Chuma (-95) scored 8 points. Both coaches allowed to play bench players in such tough game. KIU Titans maintains second place with 8-2 record having just three points less than leader Betway Power. Loser UCU Canons dropped to the sixth position with six games lost.
Top scorers:
UCU Canons: K.David 8+9reb+1ast, F.Chuma 8+2reb+3ast, J.Maheta 6+2reb+1ast, D.Isiko 6+6reb, G.Kasasa 6+1reb+2ast, A.Osama 5+4reb+2ast
KIU Titans: K.Junior 14+10reb, M.Bwanga 8+3ast, C.Omanye 7+1ast, S.Ulanga 6+1reb, O.Muge 6+4reb, E.Kazungu 4+6reb+2ast
gschID: 630219


Sharing Youth - City Oilers 63-68

Everything went according to plan when third ranked City Oilers (8-3) beat on the road 6th ranked Sharing Youth (5-6) 68-63 on Sunday. It was a great evening for Burundian forward Landry Ndikumana (198-95) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 12 rebounds. International forward Jonathan Egau (190-93) helped adding 14 points and 8 rebounds. At the losing side forward Caesar Kizito (-88) responded with 20 points and 7 rebounds and Francis Nitus scored 10 points and 7 rebounds. Four Sharing Youth players scored in double figures. City Oilers have a solid series of three victories in a row. Defending champion maintains third place with 8-3 record having just two points less than leader Betway Power. Loser Sharing Youth keeps the sixth position with six games lost.
Top scorers:
Sharing Youth: C.Kizito 20+7reb+3ast, S.Otoa 13+5reb+2ast, E.Okumu 11+4reb+4ast, N.Francis 10+7reb+3ast, N.Jakisa 5+1reb+4ast, T.Okello 2+3reb+2ast
City Oilers: L.Ndikumana 23+12reb, J.Egau 14+8reb+2ast, B.Muramba 9+3reb, D.Juuko 7+3reb+2ast, T.Drileba 7+5reb+1ast, B.Komakech 5+6reb+3ast
gschID: 630220


Our Saviour - UCU Canons 58-71

Our Saviour (#4) was upset in by eighth ranked UCU Canons 71-58. UCU Canons dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Our Saviour's 32. They outrebounded Our Saviour 44-28 including 32 on the defensive glass. Worth to mention a great performance of Tanzanian forward Fadhili Chuma (-95) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 11 points and 12 rebounds. David Kongor contributed with 14 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. Four UCU Canons players scored in double figures. UCU Canons' coach allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. Guard Joseph Wacha (-91) answered with 9 points and 10 rebounds and center Brian Ssentongo (-87) added 17 points in the effort for Our Saviour. UCU Canons (5-6) moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Sharing Youth. Our Saviour lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fifth position with five games lost.
Top scorers:
Our Saviour: B.Ssentongo 17+2reb+1ast, W.Pirwoth 12+1reb+1ast, J.Wacha 9+10reb+1ast, D.Angemi 6+4reb+5ast, O.Majok 6+3reb+1ast, M.Nkumbi 5+7reb+2ast
UCU Canons: K.David 14+5reb+2ast, A.Caesar 12+3reb+3ast, F.Chuma 11+12reb, J.Maheta 11+3reb+1ast, L.Titus 8+7reb+5ast, D.Isiko 7+4reb+3ast
gschID: 630221


  




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