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Super League Standings
 1. Templeogue 20-2 
 2. Swords Thunder 19-3 
 3. UCD Marian 17-5 
 4. Tralee 16-6 
 5. Killester 14-8 
 6. UCC Demons 12-10 
 7. Moycullen 9-13 
 8. DCU Saints 7-15 
 9. Eanna 6-16 
 10. Belfast Star 6-16 
 11. KUBS 5-17 
 12. UL Eagles 1-21 
Last:3/25/2017
Division 1 Standings
 1. Maree 14-2 
 2. BFG Neptune 13-3 
 3. Killorglin 13-3 
 4. Ulster Elks 13-3 
 5. Kestrels 10-6 
 6. Sligo All-Stars 8-8 
 7. Kilkenny 6-10 
 8. LYIT Donegal 6-10 
 9. Dublin L. 4-12 
 10. Fr.Mathews 4-12 
 11. Titans 3-13 
 12. ITC Basketball 2-14 
Last:3/14/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. Gaziantep 5-1 
 3. Sodertalje 1-5 
 4. Targu Mures 1-5 
Group L
 1. Demir IBB 5-1 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. Gravelines 2-4 
 4. Prievidza 1-5 
Group M
 1. Telekom Bsk 5-1 
 2. Vytautas 4-2 
 3. Oberwart 2-4 
 4. Apoel 1-5 
Group N
 1. Kormend 4-2 
 2. Nanterre 4-2 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-5 
Group O
 1. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 4-2 
 2. Alba 4-2 
 3. UBT Cluj Napoca 2-4 
 4. BK Pardubice 2-4 
Group P
 1. Groningen 4-2 
 2. Lukoil Acad. 3-3 
 3. Enisey 0-0 
 4. Benfica 0-6 
Group Q
 1. Cibona 0-0 
 2. Ironi Nahariya 0-0 
 3. Kataja Basket 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
 5. Oradea 0-0 
 6. Spirou 0-0 
 7. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
 8. Usak 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/9/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Dillon STITH
  Belfast Star
  (200-F-92)
  Avg: 27.4
 1. Stith, Belfast Star27.4 
 2. Pemberton, Tralee23.0 
 3. Turner, Killester21.4 
 4. Provizors, DCU S.21.0 
 5. Lawrence, Moycu.20.7 
 6. Bonaparte, Templ.18.5 
 7. Killeen, Templeogue17.8 
 8. Murphy, Templeogue17.3 
 9. Moreira, UCD M.16.2 
 10. Lawson, UCC Demons16.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Martins PROVIZORS
  DCU S.
  (202-C-87)
  Avg: 16.5
 1. Provizors, DCU S.16.5 
 2. Garrow, UCD Marian16.3 
 3. Moreira, UCD M.12.8 
 4. Turner, Killester12.3 
 5. Killeen, Templeogue11.6 
 6. Freeman, Moycullen11.5 
 7. Pantovic, Tralee11.3 
 8. Lawson, UCC Demons11.3 
 9. Gil, Swords T.10.8 
 10. Donaghy, Tralee10.3 
Assists Per Game
 Scott KINEVANE
  UCD M.
  (175-PG-87)
  Avg: 9.7
 1. Kinevane, UCD M.9.7 
 2. Westbrooks, Swords T.9.0 
 3. Drumm, UCD Marian8.7 
 4. Meany, UCD Marian7.3 
 5. Downey, UCC Demons6.4 
 6. Bonaparte, Templ.5.6 
 7. Roe, Killester5.6 
 8. Hosford, UCC D.4.5 
 9. Donaghy, Tralee4.5 
 10. O'Hanlon, DCU S.4.2 
Steals Per Game
 Mike GARROW
  UCD Marian
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 5.2
 1. Garrow, UCD Marian5.2 
 2. Drumm, UCD Marian4.6 
 3. Westbrooks, Swords T.3.4 
 4. Darling, DCU Saints2.4 
 5. O'Hanlon, DCU S.2.4 
 6. Murphy, Templeogue2.3 
 7. Donaghy, Tralee2.3 
 8. James, Templeogue2.3 
 9. Dolenko, Swords T.2.2 
 10. Lynch, Eanna2.1 
Blocks Per Game
 Jacob LAWSON
  UCC Demons
  (203-F-92)
  Avg: 3.2
 1. Lawson, UCC Demons3.2 
 2. Killeen, Templeogue2.5 
 3. Gil, Swords T.2.4 
 4. Goldsborough, Swords T.2.1 
 5. Freeman, Moycullen2.0 
 6. Pantovic, Tralee1.9 
 7. Turner, Killester1.7 
 8. Garrow, UCD Marian1.7 
 9. Moreira, UCD M.1.6 
 10. Provizors, DCU S.1.5 

BASKETBALL IRELAND WEEKEND PREVIEW - Mar 22, 2013


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BASKETBALL IRELAND WEEKEND PREVIEW

This Saturday, March 23rd, the National Basketball Arena will be packed to the rafters as teams from all over the country come to compete in the final competitions of the 2012-2013 season.

Five different titles are up for grabs including the Nivea Womens SuperLeague Plate Title, Basketball Irelands Mens and Womens Division One Title, the Nivea Womens SuperLeague Title and the elite National Champions Trophy.

This year, the Senior Games Management Board (SGMB) has created a new competition, The National Champions Trophy.

The competition is the third title that Basketball Ireland Mens SuperLeague Clubs can chase including the SuperLeague Mens National Cup and the Nivea For Mens SuperLeague.

Speaking about the competition, Pat Duffy, Chairman of the SGMB, said, 'The National Champions Trophy will decide the supreme champions for this season with a sparkling new trophy awaiting the winner.

Echoing the SGMB, Bernard OByrne, Secretary General of Basketball Ireland enthused, The Champions Trophy is an exciting new development in the SuperLeague calendar. It will provide a fitting climax to the season.

Over the last couple of weeks, both UCC Demons and DCU Saints have fought hard to book their place in the new competition.

This year when both sides meet, Saints claimed two narrow wins in the second half of the season while Demons scrapped a one point win over the Dubliners back in October.

Speaking about his side, Paul Kelleher, head coach of UCC Demons said, We have prepared as normal this week ahead of the game this Saturday. Even getting to practice early on the bank holiday which allowed the lads to spend some quality time with their families best of both worlds really.

Commenting about the new National Title, Kelleher admitted, I am a big advocate for this new title. It is a nice competition as the teams had to work very hard to qualify for it.

There is always an incentive to win a competition but this one in particular really honours the team that kept fighting until the end of the season.

Head coach of DCU Saints, David Donnelly is also enthusiastic about this sides chances of claiming the title as they enter the game coming off the back of four wins on the bounce.

Meanwhile in the Nivea Womens SuperLeague, National Cup Champions, UL Huskies, will take on old rivals, DCU Mercy.

So far this season, the Huskies have proved that they are a side to be reckoned with as they only dropped one game, claimed the National Cup title and secured the number one spot on the league table. However, for DCU Mercy, they have yet to claim any silverware this season as they regroup with a younger squad.

Speaking about the game, head coach of DCU Mercy, Mark Ingle, said, Making it to the final is a reward for our hard work over the last few weeks. We have kept pushing and have pulled out some great performances.

Come Saturday, we will need to make our shots in the Arena and spread out UL on the floor.

Obviously, UL Huskies, are the favourites to win this game with their current track record but we are rearing to go and will fight to the end.

Head coach of UL Huskies, James Weldon understands what his side must do if they want to win, The team that controls the tempo of the game will be the team to win this battle.

We have prepared very well this week and are looking forward to the challenge Mercy will bring. Our girls have been here before, and they know how to win. We have great experience on our squad.

League Finals Day, March 23rd, National Basketball Arena

Schedule:

11am Nivea Womens SuperLeague Plate Final - Singleton SuperValu Brunell v Killester

1pm Basketball Ireland Womens Division One Playoff Final - Tralee Imperials v Oblate Dynamos

3pm Basketball Ireland Mens Division One Playoff Final - Matt OFlaherty Chemists Titans v Blue Demons

5pm Nivea Womens SuperLeague Playoff Final - UL Huskies v DCU Mercy

7pm National Champions Trophy Final - UCC Demons v DCU Saints

Courtesy .... Elaine Caffrey ....www.basketballireland.ie Jason Killeen (211-C-85, college: Augusta St.)   




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