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ProA Standings
 1. Antibes 0-0 
 2. ASVEL 0-0 
 3. Boulazac 0-0 
 4. Bourg 0-0 
 5. Chalon 0-0 
 6. Chalons-Reims 0-0 
 7. Cholet 0-0 
 8. Dijon 0-0 
 9. Gravelines 0-0 
 10. Hyeres-Toulon 0-0 
 11. Le Mans 0-0 
 12. Le Portel 0-0 
 13. Limoges 0-0 
 14. Monaco 0-0 
 15. Nanterre 0-0 
 16. Paris-Levallois 0-0 
 17. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 0-0 
 18. Strasbourg 0-0 
Last:7/20/2017
ProB Standings
 1. Aix-Maurienne 0-0 
 2. Blois 0-0 
 3. Caen 0-0 
 4. Charleville 0-0 
 5. Denain 0-0 
 6. Evreux 0-0 
 7. Fos-Provence 0-0 
 8. Le Havre 0-0 
 9. Lille 0-0 
 10. Nancy 0-0 
 11. Nantes 0-0 
 12. Orleans 0-0 
 13. Poitiers 0-0 
 14. Quimper 0-0 
 15. Roanne 0-0 
 16. Rouen 0-0 
 17. Saint-Chamond 0-0 
 18. Vichy Clermont 0-0 
Last:7/20/2017
NM1 Standings
 1. ALS Basket 0-0 
 2. Aubenas 0-0 
 3. Boulogne 0-0 
 4. Brissac-Aubance 0-0 
 5. CFBB 0-0 
 6. Challans 0-0 
 7. Chartres 0-0 
 8. GET Vosges 0-0 
 9. Gries/Oberhoffen 0-0 
 10. La Charite 0-0 
 11. Lorient 0-0 
 12. Lourdes 0-0 
 13. Orchies 0-0 
 14. RAC Basket 0-0 
 15. Saint-Quentin 0-0 
 16. SAP Vaucluse 0-0 
 17. Souffel 0-0 
 18. St Vallier 0-0 
Last:8/8/2017
U21 Standings
 1. Nancy 33-1 
 2. Limoges 24-10 
 3. Cholet 24-10 
 4. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 24-10 
 5. Hyeres-Toulon 24-10 
 6. Chalon/Saone 23-11 
 7. Nanterre 22-12 
 8. Gravelines 20-14 
 9. Strasbourg 20-14 
 10. Le Mans 16-18 
 11. Lyon-Villeurbanne 15-19 
 12. Dijon 15-19 
 13. Chalons-Reims 13-21 
 14. Orleans 10-24 
 15. Le Portel 9-25 
 16. Paris-Levallois 7-27 
 17. Antibes 4-30 
 18. Monaco 3-31 
Last:7/1/2017
NM2 Standings
Group A
 1. Beaujolais 0-0 
 2. Besancon 0-0 
 3. Cheruy 0-0 
 4. CTC Lyon 0-0 
 5. Feurs EF 0-0 
 6. Golfe Juan 0-0 
 7. Le Cannet 0-0 
 8. Le Puy 0-0 
 9. Lons-le-Saunier 0-0 
 10. Marseille 0-0 
 11. Montbrison 0-0 
 12. Ouest Lyonnais 0-0 
 13. Prisse Macon 0-0 
 14. Sapela 0-0 
Group B
 1. Bordeaux 0-0 
 2. Cognac 0-0 
 3. Dax-Gamarde 0-0 
 4. Gardonne 0-0 
 5. Garonne 0-0 
 6. La Rochelle 0-0 
 7. Marmande 0-0 
 8. Pays dOlonnes 0-0 
 9. Real Chalossais 0-0 
 10. Serrelous 0-0 
 11. Toulouse 0-0 
 12. USV Re Basket 0-0 
 13. Val DAbret 0-0 
 14. Valence 0-0 
Group C
 1. Angers EOSL 0-0 
 2. Berck 0-0 
 3. Calais 0-0 
 4. Cherbourg 0-0 
 5. Fougeres 0-0 
 6. Gravenchon 0-0 
 7. Juvisy 0-0 
 8. Laval 0-0 
 9. Poissy 0-0 
 10. Pornic 0-0 
 11. Rennes 0-0 
 12. Union Tours 0-0 
 13. Vanves 0-0 
 14. Vitre 0-0 
Group D
 1. Cergy-Pontoise 0-0 
 2. CTC Paris 0-0 
 3. Eveil Recy 0-0 
 4. Gennevilliers 0-0 
 5. Holtzheim 0-0 
 6. Joeuf Homecourt 0-0 
 7. Kaysersberg 0-0 
 8. Maubeuge 0-0 
 9. Metz-Ste Marie 0-0 
 10. Mulhouse 0-0 
 11. Pfastatt 0-0 
 12. Tourcoing 0-0 
 13. Tremblay 0-0 
 14. W.O.S.B. 0-0 
Last:8/1/2017
Basketball Champions League Standings
Group A
 1. Banco di Srd 0-0 
 2. Enisey 0-0 
 3. EWE Baskets 0-0 
 4. Hapoel Holon 0-0 
 5. Monaco 0-0 
 6. UCAM Murcia 0-0 
Group B
 1. Chalon 0-0 
 2. Gaziantep 0-0 
 3. Iberostar Tener. 0-0 
 4. Neptunas 0-0 
 5. PAOK 0-0 
 6. Ventspils 0-0 
Group C
 1. AEK Athens 0-0 
 2. Banvit BK 0-0 
 3. Bayreuth 0-0 
 4. Strasbourg 0-0 
 5. Umana VE 0-0 
 6. Un.Olimpija 0-0 
Group D
 1. Aris 0-0 
 2. Besiktas 0-0 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Scandone AV 0-0 
 6. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
Last:7/12/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
 1. AEK 0-0 
 2. Balkan 0-0 
 3. Beroe 0-0 
 4. BK Pardubice 0-0 
 5. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 6. Boras 0-0 
 7. CSU Sibiu 0-0 
 8. Demir IBB 0-0 
 9. Dnipro 0-0 
 10. Falco KC 0-0 
 11. FC Porto 0-0 
 12. Istanbul BBSK 0-0 
 13. Khimik 0-0 
 14. Kormend 0-0 
 15. KR 0-0 
 16. Le Portel 0-0 
 17. Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 18. Nevezis 0-0 
 19. Oradea 0-0 
 20. Parma 0-0 
 21. Rabotnicki 0-0 
 22. Rilski 0-0 
 23. Sodertalje 0-0 
 24. Spirou 0-0 
 25. Stal Ostrow 0-0 
 26. Steaua CSM 0-0 
 27. Szolnok 0-0 
 28. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 29. Trabzonspor 0-0 
 30. Wuerzburg 0-0 
Last:8/8/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Jason RICH
  Paris-Levallois
  (191-G-86)
  Avg: 17.5
 1. Rich, Paris-Levallois17.5 
 2. Clark, Chalon17.5 
 3. Cobbs, Gravelines16.9 
 4. Gibson, Gravelines16.8 
 5. Roberson, Chalon16.1 
 6. Rush, Nancy15.9 
 7. Prepelic, Limoges15.8 
 8. Young, Chalons-.14.8 
 9. Warren, Nanterre14.4 
 10. Dorsey, Le Portel14.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Louis LABEYRIE
  Paris-Le.
  (209-C/F-92)
  Avg: 8.7
 1. Labeyrie, Paris-Le.8.7 
 2. Fall, Chalon8.3 
 3. Solomon, Gravelines8.0 
 4. Hassell, Le Portel7.7 
 5. Poirier, Paris-Le.7.5 
 6. Donaldson, Le Po.7.4 
 7. Hunt, Nancy7.2 
 8. Lessort, Nanterre7.2 
 9. Cain, Chalons-Reims7.0 
 10. Yeguete, Le Mans6.9 
Assists Per Game
 D.J. COOPER
  Pau-Lacq.
  (183-PG-90)
  Avg: 10.8
 1. Cooper, Pau-Lacq.10.8 
 2. Roberson, Chalon6.6 
 3. Holston, Dijon6.3 
 4. Prince, Orleans5.8 
 5. Hodge, AS.5.6 
 6. Cobbs, Gravelines5.5 
 7. Bost, Monaco5.3 
 8. Campbell, Paris-Le.5.2 
 9. Warren, Nanterre4.5 
 10. Payne, Chalons-.4.4 
Steals Per Game
 J.P. PRINCE
  Orleans
  (203-G/F-87)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Prince, Orleans2.4 
 2. Cooper, Pau-Lacq.2.3 
 3. Holston, Dijon2.0 
 4. Payne, Chalons-.1.8 
 5. Wood, Limoges1.7 
 6. Eito, Orleans1.7 
 7. Dorsey, Le Portel1.6 
 8. Grant, Dijon1.6 
 9. Campbell, Paris-Le.1.6 
 10. Henry, Gravelines1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Moustapha FALL
  Chalon
  (218-C-92)
  Avg: 2
 1. Fall, Chalon2.0 
 2. Fofana, Monaco1.3 
 3. Uter, AS.1.1 
 4. Cain, Chalons-Reims1.0 
 5. Otule, Antibes1.0 
 6. Lessort, Nanterre1.0 
 7. Trasolini, Nancy0.9 
 8. Ibekwe, Chalon0.9 
 9. Jean-Charles, AS.0.9 
 10. Koffi, Pau-Lacq.0.8 

First Round Schedule
Antibes 57% Sep.23 Strasbourg
Chalon 57% Sep.23 Pau-Lacq-Ort
Dijon 57% Sep.23 Chalons-Reim
Hyeres-Toulo 57% Sep.23 Boulazac
Le Mans 57% Sep.23 Gravelines
Le Portel 57% Sep.23 Cholet
ASVEL 57% Sep.23 Limoges
Nanterre 57% Sep.23 Bourg
Paris-Levall 57% Sep.23 Monaco
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First Round Schedule
Blois 60% Oct.13 Fos-Provence
Denain 59% Oct.13 Poitiers
Lille 54% Oct.13 Caen
Nancy 53% Oct.13 Aix-Maurienn
Orleans 58% Oct.13 Vichy Clermo
Quimper 56% Oct.13 Le Havre
Roanne 55% Oct.13 Evreux
Saint-Chamon 54% Oct.13 Charleville
Nantes 58% Oct.13 Rouen
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First Round Schedule
RAC Basket 53% Sep.23 ALS Basket
Lorient 57% Sep.23 Lourdes
Souffel 56% Sep.23 La Charite
SAP Vauclus 54% Sep.23 Boulogne
Orchies 55% Sep.23 Challans
St Vallier 56% Sep.23 Saint-Quenti
Aubenas 60% Sep.23 GET Vosges
Chartres 58% Sep.23 Gries/Oberho
CFBB 56% Sep.23 Brissac-Auba
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First Round Schedule
Din.Tbilisi 57% Sep.19 Joventut
Keravnos 57% Sep.19 Avtodor
Bosna-Royal 57% Sep.19 Ludwigsburg
Karpos Sokol 50% Sep.19 Kalev/Cramo
Groningen 57% Sep.19 Vytautas
Sigal Prisht 57% Sep.19 Tsmoki-Minsk
Kapfenberg 57% Sep.19 Benfica
BC Lulea 57% Sep.19 Antwerp
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First Round Schedule
Balkan 50% Sep.20 Oradea
Szolnok 50% Sep.20 Trabzonspor
Demir IBB 50% Sep.20 Dnipro
Boras 50% Sep.20 Kormend
CSU Sibiu 50% Sep.20 BK Pardubice
KR 50% Sep.20 Mons-Hainaut
Bnei Hertzel 50% Sep.20 Stal Ostrow
Nevezis 50% Sep.20 Rilski
Parma 50% Sep.20 Rabotnicki
Wuerzburg 50% Sep.20 Istanbul BB
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ProA Round 27: Strasbourg IG is upset by Limoges CSP Elite - Apr 13, 2013


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Jon Brockman
The Regular Season in ProA is slowly approaching the end. But there may be still some important changes in the final standings in the last 3 rounds.

The game between second ranked Strasbourg IG (17-10) and thirteenth ranked Limoges CSP Elite (11-16) was the most important one in the last round on Saturday night. Strasbourg IG was defeated by Limoges CSP Elite in a tough game in Strasbourg 71-77. The guests trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 6-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 77-71. The best player for the winners was American forward Jon Brockman (201-87, college: Washington) who had a double-double by scoring 11 points and 11 rebounds. His fellow American import point guard Kyle McAlarney (185-87, college: Notre Dame) chipped in 14 points. Limoges CSP Elite's coach Panagiotis Giannakis used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the other side the best for losing team was American-Dominican swingman Jeff Greer (196-79, college: Rutgers) who recorded 22 points and 7 rebounds. Limoges CSP Elite moved-up to twelfth place, which they share with Le Havre. Strasbourg IG at the other side dropped to the third position with ten games lost. Limoges CSP Elite is looking forward to face higher ranked Paris-Levallois (#8) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Strasbourg IG will play against JDA Dijon (#11) and is hoping to win this game.
Leader Gravelines-Dunkerque delivered the nineteenth victory. This time they beat 15th ranked Boulazac Basket (8-19) 63-56. It was a good game for American power forward J.K. Edwards (202-82, college: UNLV) who led his team to a victory with 15 points and 7 rebounds. Ludovic Vaty contributed with 10 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. American Amadi McKenzie (201-86, college: Tenn Tech) answered with 12 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists for Boulazac Basket. Gravelines-Dunkerque maintains first place with 19-8 record. Newly promoted Boulazac Basket keeps the fifteenth position with 19 games lost. They share it with Poitiers. Gravelines-Dunkerque will play against ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (#7) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Boulazac Basket will play against JSF Nanterre (#6) and hopes to get back on the winning track.
The game in Levallois was also quite interesting. Third ranked Chalon/Saor (18-9) played at the court of 8th ranked Paris-Levallois (13-14). Chalon/Saor defeated Paris-Levallois 93-78 on Saturday. The game was dominated by American players. It was a great evening for Blake Schilb who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 8 rebounds and 15 assists. The best for the losing side was Sean May with 14 points and 7 rebounds. Paris-Levallois' coach Christophe Denis rotated ten players and allowed the starting five to rest. Defending champion moved-up to second place. Paris-Levallois lost third consecutive game. They keep the eighth position with 14 games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Chalon/Saor will meet Cholet (#10) on the road in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Paris-Levallois will play against Limoges CSP Elite and hope to secure a win.
We should mention about the upset which took place in Nancy, where higher ranked ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (15-12) lost to fourteenth ranked Sluc Nancy (10-17) in a road game 79-94. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket. It was an exceptional evening for Souleyman Diabate who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 12 assists. Both coaches used bench players saving starting five for next games. Sluc Nancy maintains fourteenth place with 10-17 record. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket at the other side keeps the sixth position with 12 games lost. Sluc Nancy's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked Poitiers (#16) on the road.

Other games of round 27 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Le Havre was defeated by Nanterre in a road game 92-85. Le Mans beat Dijon at home 63-59. Cholet won against Poitiers on the opponent's court 77-70. Roanne managed to outperform Orleans in a home game 85-78.


Strasbourg - Limoges 71-77

The game between second ranked Strasbourg IG (17-10) and thirteenth ranked Limoges CSP Elite (11-16) was the most important one in the last round on Saturday night. Strasbourg IG was defeated by Limoges CSP Elite in a tough game in Strasbourg 71-77. The guests trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 6-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 77-71. The best player for the winners was American forward Jon Brockman (201-87, college: Washington) who had a double-double by scoring 11 points and 11 rebounds. His fellow American import point guard Kyle McAlarney (185-87, college: Notre Dame) chipped in 14 points. Limoges CSP Elite's coach Panagiotis Giannakis used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the other side the best for losing team was American-Dominican swingman Jeff Greer (196-79, college: Rutgers) who recorded 22 points and 7 rebounds and the former international center Alexis Ajinca (215-88, agency: Priority Sports) added 12 points and 8 rebounds respectively. Limoges CSP Elite moved-up to twelfth place, which they share with Le Havre. Strasbourg IG at the other side dropped to the third position with ten games lost. Limoges CSP Elite is looking forward to face higher ranked Paris-Levallois (#8) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Strasbourg IG will play against JDA Dijon (#11) and is hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Limoges: K.McAlarney 14+2reb+2ast, N.Boungou Colo 14+4reb, J.Brockman 11+11reb+2ast, J.Gomis 9+1ast, J.Mipoka 9+2reb+1ast, B.Wanamaker 5+5reb+4ast
Strasbourg: J.Greer 22+7reb+3ast, A.Toupane 13+4reb+1ast, A.Ajinca 12+8reb+1ast, L.Campbell 7+2reb+8ast, R.Greer 6+2ast, M.Zianveni 4+2reb
gschID: 179059


Nanterre - Le Havre 92-85

There was no surprise when 12th ranked STB Le Havre (11-16) was defeated on the road by seventh ranked JSF Nanterre (15-12) 92-85. The hosts were already 13 points ahead after 3 quarters before a 29-23 STB Le Havre's run in the last quarter cut the lead to 92-85 at the end of the game. JSF Nanterre players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists. It was an exceptional evening for American forward Chris Oliver (198-85, college: Radford) who led the winners and scored 19 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists. The former international forward Stephen Brun (202-80) accounted for 19 points and 6 rebounds (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field) for the winning side. American guard Bernard King (196-81, college: Texas A&M) came up with 23 points and 5 assists and the other American import guard Chester Mason (192-81, college: Miami, OH, agency: N.E.T.) added 11 points and 7 rebounds respectively for STB Le Havre in the defeat. Four STB Le Havre players scored in double figures. JSF Nanterre have a solid series of four victories in a row. They moved-up to sixth place, which they share with ASVEL. STB Le Havre lost third consecutive game. They keep the twelfth position with 16 games lost. JSF Nanterre's next round opponent will be Boulazac Basket (#15) on the road and are hoping to win another game. STB Le Havre will play against Chorale de Roanne.
Top scorers:
Nanterre: C.Oliver 19+6reb+4ast, S.Brun 19+6reb+1ast, J.Palacios 10+5reb+2ast, J.Nzeulie 9+3reb+2ast, T.Meacham 9+2reb+4ast, D.Lighty 9+2reb+3ast
Le Havre: B.King 23+2reb+5ast, V.Moldoveanu 12+6reb+1ast, C.Mason 11+7reb+2ast, M.Kouguere 10+1reb+2ast, B.Smith 9+2reb+1ast, G.Pitard 7+3reb
gschID: 179058


Paris-Levallois - Chalon 78-93

The game in Levallois was also quite interesting. Third ranked Chalon/Saor (18-9) played at the court of 8th ranked Paris-Levallois (13-14). Chalon/Saor defeated Paris-Levallois 93-78 on Saturday. The guests trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 13-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 93-78. Chalon/Saor outrebounded Paris-Levallois 41-22 including 16 on the offensive glass. They shot the lights out from three sinking 12 long-distance shots on high 52.2 percentage. Chalon/Saor looked well-organized offensively handing out 27 assists. The game was dominated by American players. It was a great evening for swingman Blake Schilb (200-83, college: Loyola, IL, agency: Z.A.G. - Law Offices) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 8 rebounds and 15 assists. Forward Shelden Williams (206-83, college: Duke) helped adding 14 points and 10 rebounds. The best for the losing side was forward Sean May (206-84, college: N.Carolina) with 14 points and 7 rebounds and forward Jawad Williams (204-83, college: N.Carolina) scored 12 points and 4 assists. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Paris-Levallois' coach Christophe Denis rotated ten players and allowed the starting five to rest. Defending champion moved-up to second place. Paris-Levallois lost third consecutive game. They keep the eighth position with 14 games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Chalon/Saor will meet Cholet (#10) on the road in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Paris-Levallois will play against Limoges CSP Elite and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Chalon: M.Denmon 17+5reb, B.Schilb 16+8reb+15ast, S.Williams 14+10reb, I.Evtimov 14+4reb+1ast, A.Michel Jean-Baptiste 10+3reb+1ast, N.Lang 8+2reb
Paris-Levallois: G.Oniangue 14+4reb, S.May 14+7reb+2ast, A.Albicy 13+3ast, J.Williams 12+3reb+4ast, J.Cox 11+1reb+2ast, A.Diot 8+2reb+5ast
gschID: 179057


Le Mans - Dijon 63-59

No shocking result in a game when fourth ranked Le Mans (16-11) defeated at home 10th ranked JDA Dijon (13-14) 63-59. However just four-point win is not that big difference and the fans of host team counted on more convincing victory. Le Mans made 20-of-26 charity shots (76.9 percent) during the game. 26 personal fouls committed by JDA Dijon helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. It was an exceptional evening for FYR Macedonian-American point guard Darius Washington (188-85, college: Memphis) who led the winners and scored 19 points. American guard Cam Long (193-88, college: George Mason, agency: KMG Sports Management) accounted for 14 points for the winning side. Forward Jeremy Leloup (202-87) came up with 20 points and 6 rebounds and American power forward Andre Harris (201-85, college: Fair Dickinson) added 14 points respectively for JDA Dijon in the defeat. Le Mans maintains fourth place with 16-11 record, which they share with Roanne. JDA Dijon at the other side dropped to the eighth position with 14 games lost. Le Mans' next round opponent will be Entente Orleans 45 (#9) on the road which should be theoretically an easy game. JDA Dijon will play against Strasbourg IG.
Top scorers:
Le Mans: D.Washington 19+1reb+1ast, C.Long 14+2reb+2ast, C.Victor 8+6reb+1ast, P.Sy 6+6reb+1ast, A.Koffi 6+6reb+1ast, J.Paulo Batista 6+5reb+2ast
Dijon: J.Leloup 20+6reb+3ast, A.Harris 14+4reb+3ast, T.Campbell 11+1reb+3ast, Z.Moss 8+8reb, P.Miller 2+3reb, M.Mutuale 2+1reb+1ast
gschID: 179056


Poitiers - Cholet 70-77

Very expected game when 16th ranked Poitiers (8-19) was defeated at home by eleventh ranked Cholet (13-14) 77-70. The guests started the game with a very strong first quarter 26-14. But Poitiers won third quarter 15-10. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. The game was also dominated by American players. It was an exceptional evening for guard Aubrey Coleman (193-87, college: Houston) who led the winners and scored 18 points and 7 rebounds. point guard A.J. Slaughter (191-87, college: W.Kentucky) accounted for 13 points and 7 assists for the winning side. point guard Dominic James (180-86, college: Marquette) came up with 18 points and 5 assists and forward Ahmad Nivins (206-87, college: St.Joseph's) added 19 points and 6 rebounds respectively for Poitiers in the defeat. Cholet moved-up to eighth place, which they share with 3 other teams. Poitiers at the other side stay at the bottom position with 19 games lost. Cholet's next round opponent will be league's second-placed Chalon/Saor at home and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Poitiers will play against Sluc Nancy (#14) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Cholet: A.Coleman 18+7reb+3ast, T.Bryant 16+3reb+1ast, A.Slaughter 13+4reb+7ast, R.Jomby 9+6reb+2ast, M.Goree 9+5reb, K.Souchu 6+2reb+2ast
Poitiers: A.Nivins 19+6reb, D.James 18+4reb+5ast, A.Grant 9+1reb+2ast, L.Kante 9+5reb, A.Dobbins 6+9reb+5ast, P.Badiane 5+4reb+1ast
gschID: 179055


Gravelines - Boulazac 63-56

Leader Gravelines-Dunkerque delivered the nineteenth victory. This time they beat 15th ranked Boulazac Basket (8-19) 63-56. The hosts were ahead by 1 point but lost the second period ending it with a 3-point deficit before their 18-8 run, which allowed them to win the game. Gravelines-Dunkerque made 16-of-21 charity shots (76.2 percent) during the game. It was a good game for American power forward J.K. Edwards (202-82, college: UNLV) who led his team to a victory with 15 points and 7 rebounds. The former international center Ludovic Vaty (206-88, college: Moraine Valley CC) contributed with a double-double by scoring 10 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Four Gravelines-Dunkerque players scored in double figures. American Amadi McKenzie (201-86, college: Tenn Tech) answered with 12 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists and the former international Thomas Dubiez (195-80) added 16 points and 6 rebounds in the effort for Boulazac Basket. Gravelines-Dunkerque maintains first place with 19-8 record. Newly promoted Boulazac Basket keeps the fifteenth position with 19 games lost. They share it with Poitiers. Gravelines-Dunkerque will play against ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (#7) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Boulazac Basket will play against JSF Nanterre (#6) and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Gravelines: J.Edwards 15+7reb+2ast, D.Buycks 14+2ast, K.Winston 11+7reb+1ast, L.Vaty 10+10reb, J.Johnson 5+4reb, Y.Bokolo 4+1ast
Boulazac: T.Dubiez 16+6reb, A.McKenzie 12+6reb+5ast, D.Ramseier 10+2reb, T.Smith 8+4reb+4ast, M.Jefferson 4+5reb+1ast, A.Kerckhof 4+5reb+2ast
gschID: 179054


Nancy - ASVEL 94-79

We should mention about the upset which took place in Nancy, where higher ranked ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (15-12) lost to fourteenth ranked Sluc Nancy (10-17) in a road game 79-94. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket. The game was mostly controlled by Sluc Nancy. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket was better in fourth quarter 26-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. It was an exceptional evening for naturalized Ivorian point guard Souleyman Diabate (183-87, agency: Beo Basket) who led the winners with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 12 assists. Naturalized Ivorian forward Herve Toure (202-82) accounted for 18 points and 9 rebounds for the winning side. Five Sluc Nancy players scored in double figures. Nigerian power forward Uche Nsonwu-Amadi (208-78, college: Wyoming, agency: Beo Basket) came up with 11 points and 8 rebounds and the former international guard Paccelis Morlende (189-81) added 15 points (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) respectively for ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket in the defeat. Both coaches used bench players saving starting five for next games. Sluc Nancy maintains fourteenth place with 10-17 record. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket at the other side keeps the sixth position with 12 games lost. Sluc Nancy's next round opponent will be bottom-ranked Poitiers (#16) on the road.
Top scorers:
Nancy: H.Toure 18+9reb+2ast, S.Diabate 18+4reb+12ast, M.Sommerville 17+5reb+1ast, J.Shuler 12+1ast, C.Marquis 12+9reb, B.Brown 6+1reb
ASVEL: P.Morlende 15+3reb+1ast, U.Nsonwu-Amadi 11+8reb+1ast, T.Abromaitis 11+2reb+2ast, M.Thompson 9+2reb+4ast, E.Jackson 9+3reb+4ast, A.Sy 9+3reb+1ast
gschID: 179053


Roanne - Orleans 85-78

Rather predictable result when fifth ranked Chorale de Roanne (16-11) beat at home 9th ranked Entente Orleans 45 (13-14) 85-78. Chorale de Roanne made 25-of-29 charity shots (86.2 percent) during the game. Chorale de Roanne outrebounded Entente Orleans 45 34-23 including 27 on the defensive glass. 26 personal fouls committed by Entente Orleans 45 helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. It was an exceptional evening for naturalized Ivorian guard Pape-Philippe Amagou (185-85, agency: Beo Basket) who led the winners and scored 25 points and 4 assists. The former international William Gradit (197-82, college: Hill JC) accounted for 19 points and 5 rebounds for the winning side. Four Chorale de Roanne players scored in double figures. American forward Brian Greene (204-81, college: Colorado St.) came up with 20 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists and the other American import swingman Torrell Martin (196-85, college: Winthrop) added 16 points and 5 rebounds respectively for Entente Orleans 45 in the defeat. Chorale de Roanne moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Le Mans. Entente Orleans 45 at the other side dropped to the eighth position with 14 games lost. Chorale de Roanne's next round opponent will be STB Le Havre (#12) on the road and are hoping to win another game. Entente Orleans 45 will play against Le Mans (#4).
Top scorers:
Roanne: P.Amagou 25+3reb+4ast, W.Gradit 19+5reb+2ast, M.Howard 17+6reb+2ast, C.Collins 10+13reb+2ast, R.Reid 8+1reb+1ast, Y.Sangare 3+2reb+7ast
Orleans: B.Greene 20+6reb+6ast, T.Martin 16+5reb+3ast, T.Dials 12+4reb, A.Eito 8+1reb+5ast, D.Adams 7+2reb+1ast, F.Raposo Laurencio 6+1ast
gschID: 179052


  




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