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ProA Standings
 1. Monaco 27-7 
 2. Strasbourg 25-9 
 3. Le Mans 23-11 
 4. Chalon 22-12 
 5. ASVEL 21-13 
 6. Gravelines 21-13 
 7. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 21-13 
 8. Nanterre 21-13 
 9. Dijon 20-14 
 10. Limoges 18-16 
 11. Orleans 17-17 
 12. Antibes 14-20 
 13. Chalons-Reims 14-20 
 14. Paris-Levallois 12-22 
 15. Cholet 10-24 
 16. Nancy 10-24 
 17. Rouen 6-28 
 18. Le Havre 4-30 
Last:5/10/2016
ProB Standings
 1. Hyeres-Toulon 26-8 
 2. Provence Basket 21-13 
 3. Evreux 21-13 
 4. Boulazac 20-14 
 5. Bourg 20-14 
 6. Le Portel 19-15 
 7. Nantes 18-16 
 8. Poitiers 18-16 
 9. Lille 18-16 
 10. Vichy Clermont 17-17 
 11. St Quentin 17-17 
 12. Boulogne 16-18 
 13. Denain 15-19 
 14. St Chamond 14-20 
 15. Charleville 14-20 
 16. Roanne 13-21 
 17. Souffel 11-23 
 18. Orchies 8-26 
Last:5/17/2016
NM1 Standings
 1. Blois 27-7 
 2. St Vallier 21-13 
 3. Rueil 21-13 
 4. GET Vosges 20-14 
 5. Lourdes 20-14 
 6. Caen 19-15 
 7. Maurienne 19-15 
 8. Angers BC 18-16 
 9. Quimper 18-16 
 10. Chartres 17-17 
 11. SAP Vaucluse 17-17 
 12. Vitre 17-17 
 13. Challans 15-19 
 14. Mulhouse 15-19 
 15. Bordeaux 15-19 
 16. Berck 13-21 
 17. La Rochelle 13-21 
 18. CFBB 1-33 
Last:4/30/2016
NM2 Standings
Group A
 1. Andrezieux 22-4 
 2. Aubenas 19-7 
 3. Golfe Juan 17-9 
 4. Feurs EF 16-10 
 5. Le Puy 16-10 
 6. Montbrison 16-10 
 7. Toulouges 14-12 
 8. Beaujolais 13-13 
 9. Prisse Macon 12-14 
 10. Marseille 10-16 
 11. Clermont 9-17 
 12. Ouest Lyonnais 9-17 
 13. Nord Ardeche 6-20 
 14. Frontignan 3-23 
Group B
 1. Brissac-Aubance 20-6 
 2. Union Tours 19-7 
 3. Cognac 18-8 
 4. Dax-Gamarde 16-10 
 5. USV Re Basket 14-12 
 6. Pau Nord-Est 13-13 
 7. Pays dOlonnes 13-13 
 8. Toulouse 13-13 
 9. Valence 12-14 
 10. Garonne 11-15 
 11. Gardonne 10-16 
 12. Marmande 10-16 
 13. Lucon 9-16 
 14. Stade Montois 5-21 
Group C
 1. Lorient 23-3 
 2. Rennes 22-4 
 3. Calais 16-10 
 4. Angers EOSL 15-11 
 5. Brest 14-12 
 6. Gravenchon 14-12 
 7. Pornic 14-12 
 8. Vanves 14-12 
 9. Bourbourg 12-14 
 10. Cergy-Pontoise 11-15 
 11. Cherbourg 9-17 
 12. Poissy 8-18 
 13. Sceaux 7-19 
 14. Ardres 3-23 
Group D
 1. BCGO 24-2 
 2. La Charite 19-7 
 3. Kaysersberg 17-9 
 4. Cheruy 15-11 
 5. Joeuf Homecourt 15-11 
 6. Metz-Ste Marie 15-11 
 7. Oullins 13-13 
 8. Tremblay 13-13 
 9. Besancon 12-14 
 10. W.O.S.B. 11-15 
 11. Tourcoing 9-17 
 12. CSMF Paris 8-18 
 13. Lille II 7-19 
 14. Saint-Priest 4-22 
Last:5/15/2016
Euroleague Standings
Group A
 1. Anadolu Efes 0-0 
 2. Brose Bask. 0-0 
 3. Crvena Zvezda 0-0 
 4. CSKA 0-0 
 5. Darussafaka 0-0 
 6. EA7 Armani 0-0 
 7. FC Barcelona 0-0 
 8. Fener.Ulker 0-0 
 9. Galatasaray 0-0 
 10. Laboral Kutxa 0-0 
 11. Maccabi T-A 0-0 
 12. Olympiacos 0-0 
 13. Panathinaikos 0-0 
 14. Real Madrid 0-0 
 15. Unics 0-0 
 16. Zalgiris 0-0 
Last:7/7/2016
Eurocup Standings
Group A
 1. AEK Athens 0-0 
 2. Cedevita 0-0 
 3. Gran Canaria 0-0 
 4. Lietkabelis 0-0 
 5. N.Novgorod 0-0 
 6. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
Group B
 1. ALBA 0-0 
 2. Dominion BB 0-0 
 3. Khimky 0-0 
 4. Krasny Oktyabr 0-0 
 5. Lietuvos rytas 0-0 
 6. Partizan 0-0 
Group C
 1. B.Muenchen 0-0 
 2. Buducnost 0-0 
 3. MZT Skopje 0-0 
 4. UCAM Murcia 0-0 
 5. Unicaja 0-0 
 6. Zenit 0-0 
Group D
 1. Fuenlabrada 0-0 
 2. Hapoel J-M 0-0 
 3. Lokomotiv 0-0 
 4. Ratiopharm 0-0 
 5. Un.Olimpija 0-0 
 6. Valencia 0-0 
Last:7/21/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group O
 1. ASVEL 5-1 
 2. Maccabi Rishon 4-2 
 3. Krka 2-4 
 4. Kataja Basket 1-5 
Group P
 1. Ventspils 4-2 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 3-3 
 4. Lukoil Acad. 1-5 
Group Q
 1. Turk Telekom 5-1 
 2. Oostende 5-1 
 3. Boras 2-4 
 4. Slask Wroclaw 0-6 
Group R
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. AV Cantu 3-3 
 3. Enisey 3-3 
 4. TU/Rock 1-5 
Group S
 1. Rovinari 3-3 
 2. Cibona 3-3 
 3. P.Zvaigzdes 3-3 
 4. Le Havre 3-3 
Group T
 1. Juventus 4-2 
 2. Khimik 4-2 
 3. Mons-Hainaut 3-3 
 4. Bakken 1-5 
Group U
 1. Fraport SKY 6-0 
 2. Royal Hali 3-3 
 3. Sodertalje 2-4 
 4. Rosa Radom 1-5 
Group V
 1. Openjobmetis V. 5-1 
 2. AEK 3-3 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Gussing 1-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/3/2016
Points Per Game
 Michael THOMPSON
  Pau-Lacq.
  (177-PG-89)
  Avg: 17.9
 1. Thompson, Pau-Lac.17.9 
 2. Vassallo, Ponce17.1 
 3. Blue, Antibes16.4 
 4. Beaubois, Stras.16.1 
 5. Panko, Bayamon16.0 
 6. Shuler, Monaco15.9 
 7. Harris, Chalon15.6 
 8. Lewis, Rouen15.5 
 9. Sommerville, Orlea.15.1 
 10. Booker, Chalon14.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Mouphtaou YAROU
  Le Mans
  (204-C/F-90)
  Avg: 10.7
 1. Yarou, Le Mans10.7 
 2. Gordon, Chalons-.9.6 
 3. Falker, Nancy8.7 
 4. Yeguete, Le Mans8.3 
 5. Pietrus, Nancy8.2 
 6. Jaiteh, Nanterre8.0 
 7. Booker, Chalon7.5 
 8. Mitchell, Antibes7.2 
 9. Brown, Le Havre7.0 
 10. Travis, Le Mans6.9 
Assists Per Game
 Mouloukou Souleyman DIABATE
  Rouen
  (181-PG-87)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Diabate, Rouen6.5 
 2. Cooper, Monaco6.4 
 3. Roberson, Chalon6.0 
 4. Albicy, Andorra5.9 
 5. McConnell, Chalons.5.6 
 6. Holston, Dijon5.1 
 7. Thompson, Pau-Lac.5.1 
 8. Eito, Orleans5.0 
 9. Jones, Paris-Le.4.8 
 10. Wood, Cholet4.8 
Steals Per Game
 Andrew ALBICY
  Andorra
  (178-PG-90)
  Avg: 2.2
 1. Albicy, Andorra2.2 
 2. Cooper, Monaco1.9 
 3. Diabate, Rouen1.9 
 4. Riley, Nanterre1.6 
 5. Eito, Orleans1.6 
 6. McKee, Le Mans1.5 
 7. Jones, Paris-Le.1.5 
 8. Young, Chalons-.1.4 
 9. Robinson, Nanterre1.4 
 10. Dawson, Paris-Le.1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Moustapha FALL
  Antibes
  (218-C-92)
  Avg: 1.5
 1. Fall, Antibes1.5 
 2. Dozier, Alaska Aces1.3 
 3. Falker, Nancy1.1 
 4. Labeyrie, Paris-Le.1.0 
 5. Fofana, Strasbourg1.0 
 6. Lessort, Nanterre0.8 
 7. Uter, Monaco0.8 
 8. Traore, Limoges0.8 
 9. Dove, Gravelines0.8 
 10. Jaiteh, Nanterre0.8 
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First Round Schedule
Unics 50% Oct.14 FC Barcelona
Fener.Ulker 50% Oct.14 Brose Bask.
Panathinaiko 50% Oct.14 Zalgiris
Laboral Kutx 50% Oct.14 Anadolu Efes
Galatasaray 50% Oct.13 CSKA
EA7 Armani 50% Oct.13 Maccabi T-A
Crvena Zvezd 50% Oct.13 Darussafaka
Real Madrid 50% Oct.12 Olympiacos
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First Round Schedule
Group A
AEK Athens 50% Oct.12 N.Novgorod
Gran Canaria 50% Oct.12 Cedevita
Lietkabelis 50% Oct.12 Stelmet ZG
Group B
ALBA 50% Oct.12 Partizan
Khimky 50% Oct.12 Lietuvos ryt
Krasny Oktya 50% Oct.12 Dominion BB
Group C
Zenit 50% Oct.12 B.Muenchen
UCAM Murcia 50% Oct.12 Buducnost
Unicaja 50% Oct.12 MZT Skopje
Group D
Fuenlabrada 50% Oct.12 Hapoel J-M
Valencia 50% Oct.12 Ratiopharm
Un.Olimpija 50% Oct.12 Lokomotiv
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ProB Round 11 of Regular Season - Nov 24, 2012


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Saint-Quentin (#8) forced the game against Pau-Lacq-Orthez (#2) into an overtime, but lost by three points 98-101 on Friday night. The game took place in Saint-Quentin. But the guests from Pau were better at the end. It was a great evening for Charles Jackson (203-F-87, agency: Court Side, college: Hawaii-Pacific) who led his team to a victory scoring 26 points and 7 rebounds (on 11-of-12 shooting from the field). Pau-Lacq-Orthez (9-2) keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Evreux. Newly promoted Saint-Quentin dropped to the ninth place with six games lost. Pau-Lacq-Orthez will face league's leader ALM Evreux at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Saint-Quentin will play against JL Bourg (#10) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

There were no shocking results in the rest of the games of round 11: Bourg lost to St Vallier on the opponent's court 85-103. Chalons-Reims outscored Charleville in a home game 86-63. Hyeres-Toulon was rolled over Antibes on the road 104-54. Nantes defeated Lille on its own court 85-77. Bottom-ranked Bordeaux was beaten by Evreux in a road game 89-78. Fos Ouest lost to Maurienne at home 83-91. Le Portel managed to outperform Denain on the opponent's court 90-74.
The most impressive stats of the last round was 33 points (!!!) and 18 rebounds by Mouhammadou Jaiteh of Boulogne.


St Vallier - Bourg 103-85

Everything could happen at the game between two tied teams. Both eighth ranked Saint Vallier and 7th ranked JL Bourg had identical 5-5 record. This time Saint Vallier used a home court advantage and beat the opponent from Bourg 103-85 on Saturday night. The game was mostly controlled by Saint Vallier. JL Bourg was better in fourth quarter 29-22. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 25-of-33 free shots (75.8 percent) during the game. Saint Vallier had a 33-22 advantage in offensive rebounds. They shot the lights out from three sinking 14 long-distance shots on high 58.3 percentage. Saint Vallier looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. JL Bourg was plagued by 29 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a great evening for American-Ivorian guard Errick Craven (188-83, college: USC) who led his team to a victory scoring 21 points, 8 rebounds and 8 assists. American swingman Roy Booker (191-84, college: SE Missouri St.) helped adding 24 points. American swingman L.D. Williams (193-88, college: Wake Forest) responded with 16 points and 5 rebounds and power forward Alexis Tanghe (208-90, agency: Beo Basket) scored 15 points and 5 rebounds. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Saint Vallier (6-5) moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Boulogne. JL Bourg at the other side dropped to the ninth position with six games lost. Saint Vallier will face Denain Voltaire (#16) on the road in the next round and are hoping to win another game. JL Bourg will play against Saint-Quentin (#11) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Bourg: L.Williams 16+5reb+1ast, A.Tanghe 15+5reb, J.Delhomme 11+1reb+3ast, M.Sonko 10+5reb+1ast, P.Braud 10+2reb+3ast, D.Monds 9+4reb+1ast
St Vallier: R.Booker 24+2reb+3ast, E.Craven 21+8reb+8ast, H.Disy 20+6reb, J.Hoyaux 14+6reb+6ast, I.Koma 11+4reb+2ast, F.Tortosa 6+5reb+2ast
gschID: 179328


Boulogne - Rouen 102-100 OT

Boulogne defeated Rouen in overtime at home court. M.Jaiteh exploded with 33 points and 18 rebounds to pace the hosts. J.Rousselle added 18 points and 9 assists for the home team. F.Ateba answered with 26 points for Rouen.
Top scorers:
Rouen: F.Ateba 26+2reb+1ast, G.Chathuant 25+11reb+4ast, W.McKines 20+5reb+1ast, M.Diarra 13+3reb, T.Wesley 8+2reb+1ast, M.Courby 8+4reb+2ast
Boulogne: M.Jaiteh 33+18reb+1ast, J.Rousselle 18+3reb+9ast, K.Cunningham 18+3reb, M.Var 14+11reb+3ast, K.Horton 9+7reb+1ast, V.Bigote 5+1reb+3ast
gschID: 179322


Chalons-Reims - Charleville 86-63

Very predictable result when fifth ranked Chalons-Reims (7-4) smashed at home 15th ranked Charleville-Mezieres (3-8) 86-63 on Friday. It was a very close game until the last quarter, when Chalons-Reims's pressure prevailed and they won that period 27-10 extending their advantage to 23 points. It was a great evening for naturalized Greek guard Angelo Tsagarakis (190-84) who led his team to a victory scoring 24 points. American forward Tyren Johnson (202-88, college: La-Lafayette) helped adding 15 points and 5 rebounds. Five Chalons-Reims players scored in double figures. American-British power forward Tafari Toney (203-86) responded with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds and American forward Patrick Sanders (198-85, college: Cal-Irvine) scored 12 points. Charleville-Mezieres' coach gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. Chalons-Reims maintains fifth place with 7-4 record, which they share with Maurienne. Newly promoted Charleville-Mezieres keeps the fifteenth position with eight games lost. Chalons-Reims will face Lille Metropole (#12) on the road in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Charleville-Mezieres will play against Nantes.
Top scorers:
Charleville: T.Toney 15+10reb+2ast, P.Sanders 12+3reb, D.Pistre 7, V.Pridotkas 7+2reb, F.Bourdillon 7+1reb, N.Racon 5+3reb+1ast
Chalons-Reims: A.Tsagarakis 24+4reb, T.Johnson 15+5reb+1ast, J.Burrell 12+8reb, B.Mullins 10+3reb+4ast, P.Poupet 10+4reb+6ast, K.Corre 7+2ast
gschID: 179330


Antibes - Hyeres-Toulon 104-54

Not a big story in a game when 17th ranked Hyeres-Toulon (3-8) was rolled over on the road by third ranked Olympique Antibes (8-3) 104-54 on Friday. The game without a history. Olympique Antibes led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Hyeres-Toulon to just 6 points in first quarter. Olympique Antibes dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Hyeres-Toulon's 28 and made 25-of-29 free shots (86.2 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Hyeres-Toulon 45-17 including a 35-16 advantage in defensive rebounds. Olympique Antibes looked well-organized offensively handing out 27 assists comparing to just 13 passes made by Hyeres-Toulon's players. Americans were the main players on the court. It was a great evening for point guard Trevor Huffman (185-79, college: Kent St., agency: Interperformances) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 22 points, 6 rebounds and 10 assists (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). Forward Tim Blue (205-84, college: Middle Tenn.St.) helped adding 25 points and 6 assists. Four Olympique Antibes players scored in double figures. Olympique Antibes' coach Alain Weisz felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Swingman Jared Newson (195-84, college: Tenn-Martin, agency: Pro One Sports) responded with 15 points and 8 rebounds and guard Corey McIntosh (183-85, college: Iowa St.) scored 10 points and 7 assists. Olympique Antibes maintains third place with 8-3 record behind leader Evreux, which they share with Le Portel. Hyeres-Toulon at the other side dropped to the fifteenth position with eight games lost. Olympique Antibes will face Aix-Maurienne (#6) in Aix-les-Bains in the next round. Hyeres-Toulon will play at home against Fos Ouest (#13) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Hyeres-Toulon: J.Newson 15+8reb+3ast, J.Begarin 12+2ast, C.McIntosh 10+1reb+7ast, G.Radonjic 5+1reb, D.Cook 5+3reb, A.Salmon 3+4reb+1ast
Antibes: T.Blue 25+4reb+6ast, T.Huffman 22+6reb+10ast, A.Hilliard 18+13reb+4ast, M.Badiane 10+12reb+2ast, S.Essart 8+2reb+3ast, G.Yango 6+4reb
gschID: 179329


St Quentin - Pau-Lacq-Orthez 98-101 OT

Saint-Quentin (#8) forced the game against Pau-Lacq-Orthez (#2) into an overtime, but lost by three points 98-101 on Friday night. The game took place in Saint-Quentin. But the guests from Pau were better at the end. Saint-Quentin was trailing by 4 points at halftime but managed to get 2-point lead after three quarters before a 18-16 charge of Pau-Lacq-Orthez, which allowed them to tie the game at the end of regular time. They were better in overtime eventually winning that period 15-12. Pau-Lacq-Orthez shot 61.5 percent from the field. Saint-Quentin was plagued by 34 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a great evening for American forward Charles Jackson (203-87, college: Hawaii-Pacific, agency: Court Side) who led his team to a victory scoring 26 points and 7 rebounds (on 11-of-12 shooting from the field). His fellow American import forward Brian Boddicker (204-81, college: Texas) helped adding 18 points and 5 rebounds (was perfect 8-for-8 from the free throw line). Power forward Julien Lesieu (201-83) responded with 22 points and 8 rebounds and naturalized American point guard Jimmal Ball (179-78, college: Akron, agency: ACMT) scored 14 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line). Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Pau-Lacq-Orthez (9-2) keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Evreux. Newly promoted Saint-Quentin dropped to the ninth place with six games lost. Pau-Lacq-Orthez will face league's leader ALM Evreux at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Saint-Quentin will play against JL Bourg (#10) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
St Quentin: D.Quincy-Jones 23+3reb+1ast, J.Lesieu 22+8reb+2ast, J.Ball 14+6reb+7ast, K.Bichard 12+1reb, L.Simmons 8+7reb+1ast, R.Wright 7+1ast
Pau-Lacq-Orthez: C.Jackson 26+7reb+1ast, I.Ordin 19+2reb+1ast, B.Boddicker 18+5reb+2ast, A.Mendy 16+2reb+1ast, J.Morency 9+2reb+1ast, S.Driss 8+5reb+2ast
gschID: 179327


Nantes - Lille 85-77

There was a surprise result when fourteenth ranked Nantes (5-6) beat at home higher ranked Lille Metropole (5-6) 85-77 on Friday. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 25-20. But Lille Metropole won second period 20-19. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Nantes made 16-of-18 free shots (88.9 percent) during the game. It was a great evening for Nicolas Gayon (190-82) who led his team to a victory scoring 23 points and 5 rebounds. American power forward James Mathis (200-84, college: Niagara, agency: Court Side) helped adding 14 points and 9 rebounds. Four Nantes players scored in double figures. Naturalized Congolese guard Loic Akono (177-87) responded with 22 points and 6 rebounds and American Jason Siggers (188-85, college: Albany) scored 23 points and 6 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Nantes moved-up to ninth place, which they share with 3 other teams including defeated Lille Metropole. Lille Metropole lost fourth consecutive game. Nantes will face Charleville-Mezieres (#15) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game.
Top scorers:
Lille: J.Siggers 23+6reb+2ast, L.Akono 22+6reb+3ast, S.Smith 17+2reb, S.Bradford 8+11reb, M.Camara 3, M.Tensorer 2+1reb+2ast
Nantes: N.Gayon 23+5reb+2ast, L.Corbett 17+2reb+1ast, J.Mathis 14+9reb+3ast, C.Ferchaud 13+2reb+2ast, T.Henry 6+3reb+2ast, E.Mendy 4+1reb+1ast
gschID: 179326


Evreux - Bordeaux 89-78

There was no surprise when 18th ranked Bordeaux (2-9) was defeated on the road by first ranked ALM Evreux (9-2) 89-78 on Friday. The hosts trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 5-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 89-78. ALM Evreux dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Bordeaux's 34. They outrebounded Bordeaux 45-23 including a 33-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. ALM Evreux looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. It was a great evening for American swingman Drake Reed (196-87, college: Austin Peay St.) who led his team to a victory scoring 34 points (!!!), 6 rebounds and 4 assists (on 11-of-14 shooting from the field). His fellow American import power forward Jeremiah Wood (200-85, agency: Court Side) helped adding 20 points, 17 rebounds and 4 assists. American forward Markel Humphrey (198-87, college: Marshall, agency: Three Eye Sports) responded with 13 points and 4 assists and Romain Dardaine (201-88) scored 14 points and 5 rebounds. Four Bordeaux players scored in double figures. Bordeaux's coach Jean-Marc Dupraz rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. ALM Evreux have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They maintain first place with 9-2 record, which they share with Pau-Lacq-Orthez. Bordeaux at the other side stay at the bottom position with nine games lost. ALM Evreux will face league's second-placed Pau-Lacq-Orthez on the road in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Bordeaux will play against SO Maritime Boulogne (#7).
Top scorers:
Bordeaux: R.Dardaine 14+5reb+1ast, M.Guichard 13+2reb+4ast, M.Humphrey 13+3reb+4ast, K.Thalien 10+3ast, T.Coleman 8+6reb+1ast, B.Elisabeth-Mesnager 6+1ast
Evreux: D.Reed 34+6reb+4ast, J.Wood 20+17reb+4ast, C.Hannah 16+5reb+8ast, S.Ho You Fat 7+9reb+3ast, L.Konate 6+1ast, G.Florimont 4+2reb+1ast
gschID: 179325


Fos Ouest - Maurienne 83-91

No shocking result in a game when sixth ranked Aix-Maurienne (7-4) won against on the road 12th ranked Fos Ouest (4-7) 91-83 on Friday. Fos Ouest trailed by 12 points at halftime and as many as 21 after three quarters before a 34-21 last quarter charge cut the deficit to 83-91 at the end of the game. It was a great shooting night for Aix-Maurienne especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 55.6 percentage. Fos Ouest was plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a great evening for point guard Simon Darnauzan (178-80) who led his team to a victory scoring 18 points and 7 assists. Meredis Houmounou (188-88) helped adding 17 points and 6 rebounds. American power forward John Williamson (199-86, college: Cincinnati) responded with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 10 rebounds and the former international power forward Sacha Giffa (202-77) scored 19 points. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Aix-Maurienne moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Chalons-Reims. Fos Ouest at the other side dropped to the thirteenth position with seven games lost. Aix-Maurienne will face higher ranked Olympique Antibes (#3) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Fos Ouest will play against Hyeres-Toulon (#17).
Top scorers:
Fos Ouest: S.Giffa 19+3reb+1ast, M.Hachad 15+4reb+3ast, J.Williamson 13+10reb+2ast, E.Choquet 12+4ast, C.Davis 12+1reb, M.Dia 6+8reb
Maurienne: S.Darnauzan 18+4reb+7ast, G.Clerc 18+1ast, M.Houmounou 17+6reb+3ast, E.Bing 15+2reb+1ast, T.Yvrande 8+2reb, W.Chism 7+8reb+3ast
gschID: 179324


Denain - Le Portel 74-90

Very expected game when 16th ranked Denain Voltaire (3-8) was defeated at home by fourth ranked Le Portel (8-3) 90-74 on Friday. The guests trailed by 2 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 1-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 90-74. It was a great evening for American forward Darnell Wilson (198-85, college: Canisius, agency: Court Side) who led his team to a victory scoring 18 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Naturalized Guyanese Armand Charles (193-83) helped adding 17 points and 6 rebounds. Four Le Portel players scored in double figures. American forward John Flowers (200-89, college: W.Virginia, agency: KMG Sports Management) responded with 20 points and 8 rebounds and Chrislain Cairo (200-91) produced a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Le Portel have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to third place, which they share with Antibes. Denain Voltaire at the other side dropped to the fifteenth position with eight games lost. Le Portel will face SPO Rouen (#14) at home in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Denain Voltaire will play against Saint Vallier.
Top scorers:
Denain: J.Flowers 20+8reb+2ast, C.Cairo 15+10reb+2ast, C.Cavallo 9+4reb+2ast, M.Kitts 9+5reb+2ast, R.Lopez 6+2reb, A.Liorel 5+1reb
Le Portel: R.Taylor 18+2reb+5ast, D.Wilson 18+5reb+4ast, A.Charles 17+6reb+2ast, C.Bronchard 11+3reb, S.Gay 8+6reb+1ast, B.Mangin 8+2reb+3ast
gschID: 179323
  




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