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ProA Standings
 1. Antibes 1-0 
 2. Dijon 1-0 
 3. Hyeres-Toulon 1-0 
 4. Le Mans 1-0 
 5. Le Portel 1-0 
 6. Monaco 1-0 
 7. Nanterre 1-0 
 8. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 1-0 
 9. ASVEL 0-0 
 10. Limoges 0-0 
 11. Boulazac 0-1 
 12. Bourg 0-1 
 13. Chalon 0-1 
 14. Chalons-Reims 0-1 
 15. Cholet 0-1 
 16. Gravelines 0-1 
 17. Paris-Levallois 0-1 
 18. Strasbourg 0-1 
Full Standings
Last:9/24/2017
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. Boulogne 1-0 
 2. Brissac-Aubance 1-0 
 3. GET Vosges 1-0 
 4. Gries/Oberhoffen 1-0 
 5. Lorient 1-0 
 6. RAC Basket 1-0 
 7. Souffel 1-0 
 8. St Vallier 1-0 
 9. Challans 0-0 
 10. Orchies 0-0 
 11. ALS Basket 0-1 
 12. Aubenas 0-1 
 13. CFBB 0-1 
 14. Chartres 0-1 
 15. La Charite 0-1 
 16. Lourdes 0-1 
 17. Saint-Quentin 0-1 
 18. SAP Vaucluse 0-1 
Full Standings
Last:9/23/2017
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 [
 1 Bosna-Royal 0-2 
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 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 0-0 
Last:9/22/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
 1. AEK 0-0 
 2. Balkan 0-0 
 3. Beroe 0-0 
 4. BK Pardubice 0-0 
 5. BM Slam Stal 0-0 
 6. Bnei Hertzeliya 0-0 
 7. Boras 0-0 
 8. CSU Sibiu 0-0 
 9. Demir IBB 0-0 
 10. Dnipro 0-0 
 11. Falco-Vulcano 0-0 
 12. FC Porto 0-0 
 13. Istanbul BBSK 0-0 
 14. Khimik 0-0 
 15. Kormend 0-0 
 16. KR 0-0 
 17. Le Portel 0-0 
 18. Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 19. Nevezis 0-0 
 20. Oradea 0-0 
 21. Parma 0-0 
 22. Rabotnicki 0-0 
 23. Rilski 0-0 
 24. Rosa 0-0 
 25. Sodertalje 0-0 
 26. Spirou 0-0 
 27. Steaua CSM 0-0 
 28. Szolnok 0-0 
 29. Tartu Ulikool 0-0 
 30. Trabzonspor 0-0 
 31. Wuerzburg 0-0 
Last:9/22/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Tim BLUE
  Antibes
  (205-PF-84)
  Avg: 29
 1. Blue, Antibes29.0 
 2. Prepelic, Paris-Le.21.0 
 3. Cowels-III, Hyeres-.20.0 
 4. Michineau, Cholet19.0 
 5. Ubel, Boulazac18.0 
 6. Dixon, Strasbourg18.0 
 7. Arnold, Hyeres-T.18.0 
 8. Sy, Monaco17.0 
 9. Kikanovic, Monaco17.0 
 10. Hassell, Le Portel16.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Mouphtaou YAROU
  Antibes
  (204-C/F-90)
  Avg: 17
 1. Yarou, Antibes17.0 
 2. Labeyrie, Stras.14.0 
 3. Evans, Cholet11.0 
 4. Blue, Antibes10.0 
 5. Donaldson, Le Po.9.0 
 6. Farr, Chalon8.0 
 7. Tolbert, Hyeres-T.8.0 
 8. Cornelie, Paris-Le.8.0 
 9. Ware, Boulazac8.0 
 10. Kikanovic, Monaco8.0 
Assists Per Game
 Paul LACOMBE
  Monaco
  (190-G-90)
  Avg: 10
 1. Lacombe, Monaco10.0 
 2. Blassingame, Antibes9.0 
 3. Okobo, Pau-Lacq.8.0 
 4. Anderson, Pau-Lacq.7.0 
 5. Carter, Le Portel6.0 
 6. Prepelic, Paris-Le.5.0 
 7. Smith, Hyeres-T.5.0 
 8. Gotcher, Cholet4.0 
 9. Logan, Strasbourg4.0 
 10. Mangin, Le Portel4.0 
Steals Per Game
 Aaron CRAFT
  Monaco
  (188-G-91)
  Avg: 4
 1. Craft, Monaco4.0 
 2. Pearson, Dijon4.0 
 3. Prepelic, Paris-Le.3.0 
 4. Ware, Boulazac3.0 
 5. Lacombe, Monaco3.0 
 6. Smith, Hyeres-T.3.0 
 7. Eliezer-V., Paris-Le.3.0 
 8. Campbell, Paris-Le.2.0 
 9. Okobo, Pau-Lacq.2.0 
 10. Camara, Chalon2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Sadio DOUCOURE
  Chalons-.
  (201-SF-92)
  Avg: 0
 1. Doucoure, Chalons-.0.0 
 2. Alingue, Dijon0.0 
 3. Donaldson, Le Po.0.0 
 4. Lesca, Paris-Le.0.0 
 5. Dixon, Strasbourg0.0 
 6. Larribau, Pau-Lacq.0.0 
 7. Diarra, Antibes0.0 
 8. Labeyrie, Stras.0.0 
 9. Deane, Chalons-.0.0 
 10. Koffi, Pau-Lacq.0.0 
Player of the Week

 Elton Brown
  Nancy
  ( 206-C-83 )
  

 Zachery Peacock
  Bourg
  ( 203-C-87 )
  

 Richie Gordon
  Caen
  ( 203-F/C-89 )
  

French Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Boulazac 56% Sep.26 ASVEL
Chalons-Reim Sep.26 Antibes 99%
Cholet Sep.26 Hyeres-Toulo 98%
Gravelines Sep.26 Dijon 99%
Bourg Sep.26 Le Portel 97%
Limoges 58% Sep.26 Chalon
Monaco 56% Sep.26 Le Mans
Paris-Levall 57% Sep.26 Strasbourg
Pau-Lacq-Ort 57% Sep.26 Nanterre
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
Check Full Games/Schedule
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Chartres Sep.30 Lorient 97%
Lourdes 56% Sep.30 Aubenas
Brissac-Auba 99% Sep.30 SAP Vauclus
Challans 58% Sep.30 CFBB
ALS Basket Sep.30 St Vallier 96%
GET Vosges 59% Sep.30 RAC Basket
Saint-Quenti 56% Sep.30 Orchies
Boulogne 61% Sep.30 Souffel
Gries/Oberho 98% Sep.30 La Charite
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Qualifying Round)

Avtodor 50% Sep.24 Mornar Bar
Kalev/Cramo 50% Sep.24 Alba
Benfica 50% Sep.24 Lukoil Acad
Antwerp 50% Sep.24 N.Novgorod
Ludwigsburg 50% Sep.24 UBT Cluj Na
Groningen 50% Sep.24 Bakken
Tsmoki-Minsk 50% Sep.24 Budivelnyk
Joventut 50% Sep.24 Kataja Bsk
Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Qualifying Round)

BM Slam Sta 57% Sep.28 Bnei Hertzel
Rilski 57% Sep.27 Nevezis
Rabotnicki 57% Sep.27 Parma
Oradea 57% Sep.27 Balkan
Trabzonspor 57% Sep.27 Szolnok
Dnipro 57% Sep.27 Demir IBB
BK Pardubice 57% Sep.27 CSU Sibiu
Mons-Hainaut 57% Sep.26 KR
Kormend 57% Sep.26 Boras
Istanbul BB 57% Sep.26 Wuerzburg
ProA Round 12: Le Mans are upset by STB Le Havre - Dec 22, 2012


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The most important game in the last round took place in Le Havre between third ranked Le Mans (7-5) and sixteenth ranked STB Le Havre (5-7) on Saturday night. Le Mans was defeated by STB Le Havre in a tough game on the road 83-89. Le Mans trailed by 14 points after 3 quarters before a 25-17 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 83-89 at the end of the game. STB Le Havre made 18-of-22 free shots (81.8 percent) during the game. The best player for the winners was Romanian forward Vlad Moldoveanu (209-88, college: American) who scored 18 points and 7 rebounds (went 7 for 7 at the free throw line). The other American import guard Bernard King (196-81, college: Texas A&M) chipped in 12 points and 10 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was U.S. Virgin Islands forward Cuthbert Victor (197-83, college: Murray St.) who recorded 21 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Le Mans' coach J.D. Jackson rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. STB Le Havre moved-up to tenth place, which they share with 4 other teams. Le Mans lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fourth position with five games lost. They share it with ASVEL and Strasbourg. STB Le Havre is looking forward to face league's leader Chalon/Saor at home in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Le Mans will play against Cholet and is hoping to win this game.
Leader Chalon/Saor delivered the eighth victory. This time they beat 12th ranked Limoges CSP Elite (5-7) 83-77. It was a good game for American swingman Blake Schilb (200-83, college: Loyola, IL, agency: Z.A.G. - Law Offices) who led his team to a victory with 22 points, 7 assists and 4 steals. Cedrick Banks contributed with 20 points for the winners. Naturalized Congolese forward Nobel Boungou Colo (202-88) replied with 14 points and 5 rebounds for Limoges CSP Elite. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Defending champion maintains first position with 8-4 record, which they share with Paris-Levallois and Gravelines. Newly promoted Limoges CSP Elite dropped to the tenth place with seven games lost. They share the position with 4 other teams. Chalon/Saor will play against STB Le Havre (#12) on the road in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Limoges CSP Elite will play against Entente Orleans 45 and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
A very close game took place in Cholet between JSF Nanterre and Cholet. Thirteenth ranked JSF Nanterre (6-6) got a very close victory on the road over higher ranked Cholet (6-6). JSF Nanterre managed to escape with a 1-point win 72-71 in the game for the seventh place. Worth to mention a great performance of Johan Passave-Ducteil who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 12 points and 13 rebounds. The best for the losing side was A.J. Slaughter with 14 points and 5 rebounds (went 10 for 10 at the free throw line !!!). Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. JSF Nanterre moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Cholet and Orleans. JSF Nanterre will meet higher ranked Strasbourg IG (#4) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Cholet will play against Le Mans and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Villeurbanne. Local ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (7-5) outscored 8th ranked Sluc Nancy (5-7) 85-59. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Sluc Nancy. The winners were led by Amara Sy who scored that evening 14 points. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket's coach Pierre Vincent felt very confident that he used 10 players and allowed the starting five to rest. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Le Mans and Strasbourg. Sluc Nancy at the other side dropped to the tenth position with seven games lost. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket's next round opponent will be higher ranked Gravelines-Dunkerque (#3) on the road and it may be the game of the week. Sluc Nancy will play against the league's second-placed Paris-Levallois (#2).

Rest of the games of round 12 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Poitiers was crushed by Paris-Levallois in a road game 90-65. Orleans smashed Dijon at home 92-68. Strasbourg won against Boulazac on the opponent's court 90-85. Gravelines managed to outperform Roanne in a home game 68-58.
The best stats of 12th round was 26 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists by Ricardo Greer of Strasbourg.


Chalon - Limoges 83-77

Leader Chalon/Saor delivered the eighth victory. This time they beat 12th ranked Limoges CSP Elite (5-7) 83-77. The hosts were ahead by 4 points but lost the second period ending it with a 11-point deficit before their 25-8 run, which allowed them to win the game. It was a good game for American swingman Blake Schilb (200-83, college: Loyola, IL, agency: Z.A.G. - Law Offices) who led his team to a victory with 22 points, 7 assists and 4 steals. The other American import guard Cedrick Banks (190-81, college: Ill.-Chicago, agency: Higher Vision Sports) contributed with 20 points for the winners. Naturalized Congolese forward Nobel Boungou Colo (202-88) replied with 14 points and 5 rebounds and American forward Jon Brockman (201-87, college: Washington) added 10 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists in the effort for Limoges CSP Elite. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Defending champion maintains first position with 8-4 record, which they share with Paris-Levallois and Gravelines. Newly promoted Limoges CSP Elite dropped to the tenth place with seven games lost. They share the position with 4 other teams. Chalon/Saor will play against STB Le Havre (#12) on the road in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Limoges CSP Elite will play against Entente Orleans 45 and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Chalon: B.Schilb 22+3reb+7ast, C.Banks 20+2reb+2ast, S.Tchicamboud 12+4reb+4ast, S.Williams 11+5reb, I.Evtimov 6+1ast, N.Lang 6+1reb
Limoges: K.McAlarney 15+2reb+1ast, N.Boungou Colo 14+5reb+2ast, J.Gomis 13+1reb+2ast, J.Brockman 10+5reb+4ast, J.Mipoka 5+2ast, T.Plaisted 5+6reb+2ast
gschID: 178939


Cholet - Nanterre 71-72

A very close game took place in Cholet between JSF Nanterre and Cholet. Thirteenth ranked JSF Nanterre (6-6) got a very close victory on the road over higher ranked Cholet (6-6). JSF Nanterre managed to escape with a 1-point win 72-71 in the game for the seventh place. Cholet trailed by 13 points after 3 quarters before a 24-12 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 71-72 at the end of the game. Worth to mention a great performance of center Johan Passave-Ducteil (200-85) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 12 points and 13 rebounds and the former international forward Stephen Brun (202-80) who added 15 points and 6 rebounds during the contest. The best for the losing side was American guard A.J. Slaughter (191-87, college: W.Kentucky) with 14 points and 5 rebounds (went 10 for 10 at the free throw line !!!) and center Rudy Gobert (212-92) scored 14 points and 6 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field). Five JSF Nanterre and four Cholet players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. JSF Nanterre moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Cholet and Orleans. JSF Nanterre will meet higher ranked Strasbourg IG (#4) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Cholet will play against Le Mans and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Nanterre: D.Lighty 15+5reb+2ast, S.Brun 15+6reb+2ast, J.Passave-Ducteil 12+13reb+1ast, T.Meacham 11+6reb+1ast, C.Warren 10+5reb+6ast, X.Corosine 5
Cholet: C.Ona-Embo 14+1reb+3ast, R.Gobert 14+6reb, A.Slaughter 14+5reb+3ast, T.Bryant 11+3reb, D.Obasohan 9+3ast, M.Goree 3+4reb+1ast
gschID: 178938


Paris-Levallois - Poitiers 90-65

There was no surprise when 11th ranked Poitiers (5-7) was crushed on the road by second ranked Paris-Levallois (8-4) 90-65. The game without a history. Paris-Levallois led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 26 assists comparing to just 11 passes made by Poitiers' players. The winners were led by Senegalese forward Maleye N'Doye (203-80, college: Furman) who scored that evening 18 points and American forward Sean May (206-84, college: N.Carolina) supported him with 18 points. Paris-Levallois' coach Christophe Denis felt very confident that he used 11 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Even 21 points and 5 rebounds by American forward Ahmad Nivins (206-87, college: St.Joseph's) did not help to save the game for Poitiers. American-Italian guard Anthony Dobbins (194-81, college: Richmond) added 7 points and 8 rebounds. Paris-Levallois have a solid three-game winning streak. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Gravelines and Chalon. Poitiers at the other side dropped to the tenth place with seven games lost. Paris-Levallois' next round opponent will be Sluc Nancy (#10) on the road and are hoping to win another game. Poitiers will play against JDA Dijon.
Top scorers:
Paris-Levallois: M.N'Doye 18+4reb+1ast, S.May 18+3reb+1ast, J.Cox 12+2reb+2ast, A.Albicy 8+3reb+6ast, J.Hodge 8+2reb+8ast, J.Williams 7+3reb+2ast
Poitiers: A.Nivins 21+5reb, J.Gray 9+2reb+2ast, A.Smith 9+4reb+4ast, A.Dobbins 7+8reb+3ast, A.Grant 6+1reb, P.Badiane 6+3reb+1ast
gschID: 178937


Le Havre - Le Mans 89-83

The most important game in the last round took place in Le Havre between third ranked Le Mans (7-5) and sixteenth ranked STB Le Havre (5-7) on Saturday night. Le Mans was defeated by STB Le Havre in a tough game on the road 83-89. Le Mans trailed by 14 points after 3 quarters before a 25-17 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 83-89 at the end of the game. STB Le Havre made 18-of-22 free shots (81.8 percent) during the game. The best player for the winners was Romanian forward Vlad Moldoveanu (209-88, college: American) who scored 18 points and 7 rebounds (went 7 for 7 at the free throw line). The other American import guard Bernard King (196-81, college: Texas A&M) chipped in a double-double by scoring 12 points and 10 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was U.S. Virgin Islands forward Cuthbert Victor (197-83, college: Murray St.) who recorded 21 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists and American guard Cam Long (193-88, college: George Mason, agency: KMG Sports Management) added 11 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists respectively. Five STB Le Havre and four Le Mans players scored in double figures. Le Mans' coach J.D. Jackson rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. STB Le Havre moved-up to tenth place, which they share with 4 other teams. Le Mans lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fourth position with five games lost. They share it with ASVEL and Strasbourg. STB Le Havre is looking forward to face league's leader Chalon/Saor at home in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Le Mans will play against Cholet and is hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Le Havre: M.Kouguere 22+2reb, V.Moldoveanu 18+7reb, D.Thompson 13+2reb+3ast, B.King 12+3reb+10ast, G.Brown 10+3reb+1ast, G.Pitard 8+3reb+1ast
Le Mans: C.Victor 21+5reb+4ast, J.Paulo Batista 15+2reb+1ast, A.Koffi 13+3reb+1ast, C.Long 11+5reb+6ast, K.El-Amin 7+6ast, C.Kahudi 6+2reb
gschID: 178936


Orleans - Dijon 92-68

No shocking result in a game when ninth ranked Entente Orleans 45 (6-6) smashed at home bottom-ranked JDA Dijon (4-8) 92-68. The game was mostly controlled by Entente Orleans 45. JDA Dijon was better in second period 25-13. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Entente Orleans 45 shot the lights out from three nailing 14 long-distance shots on high 58.3 percentage. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 25 assists comparing to just 11 passes made by JDA Dijon's players. The winners were led by American forward Caleb Green (203-85, college: ORU) who scored that evening 29 points (on 12-of-14 shooting from the field) and the former international point guard Marc-Antoine Pellin (169-87) supported him with 12 points and 10 assists. Five Entente Orleans 45 players scored in double figures. Even 20 points by forward Jeremy Leloup (202-87) did not help to save the game for JDA Dijon. American swingman Larry Owens (201-83, college: ORU) added 10 points and 6 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Entente Orleans 45 have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Cholet and Nanterre. JDA Dijon lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the bottom position with eight games lost. Entente Orleans 45's next round opponent will be Limoges CSP Elite (#14) on the road and are hoping to win another game. JDA Dijon will play against Poitiers.
Top scorers:
Orleans: C.Green 29+4reb+2ast, C.Hill 12+3reb+5ast, D.Viney 12+5reb+3ast, M.Pellin 12+4reb+10ast, M.Lebrun 10+6reb+2ast, J.Young 8+1reb+1ast
Dijon: J.Leloup 20+1reb+1ast, F.Prenom 10+4reb+1ast, L.Owens 10+6reb+1ast, A.Harris 8+4reb+2ast, Z.Moss 8+7reb, L.Aboudou 4
gschID: 178935


Boulazac - Strasbourg 85-90

Very expected game when 14th ranked Boulazac Basket (4-8) was defeated at home by fifth ranked Strasbourg IG (7-5) 90-85. Boulazac Basket was ahead by 5 points at the halftime before a 48-38 second half run of Strasbourg IG. They made 16-of-17 charity shots (94.1 percent) during the game. The winners were led by American-Dominican swingman Ricardo Greer (197-78, college: Pittsburgh) who scored that evening 26 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) and American guard Gerald Fitch (191-82, college: Kentucky, agency: Pro One Sports) supported him with 22 points. Strasbourg IG's coach Vincent Collet allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. Even 18 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists by American power forward Darryl Monroe (202-86, college: George Mason, agency: SportsTalent) did not help to save the game for Boulazac Basket. His fellow American import guard Osiris Eldridge (191-88, college: Illinois St.) added 19 points and 6 rebounds. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Strasbourg IG moved-up to fourth place, which they share with ASVEL and Le Mans. Newly promoted Boulazac Basket dropped to the fifteenth position with eight games lost. Strasbourg IG's next round opponent will be JSF Nanterre (#9) at home where they are favorite. Boulazac Basket will play against Chorale de Roanne (#13) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Strasbourg: R.Greer 26+8reb+5ast, G.Fitch 22+3reb, L.Campbell 16+4reb+5ast, R.Duport 12+5reb, A.Ajinca 12+6reb+2ast, J.Shurna 2+1ast
Boulazac: O.Eldridge 19+6reb+2ast, D.Monroe 18+9reb+4ast, Q.Ross 15+5reb+1ast, D.Harris 14+1reb+1ast, T.Dubiez 10+2reb+2ast, A.Kerckhof 4+1reb+3ast
gschID: 178934


ASVEL - Nancy 85-59

The game with biggest result difference took place in Villeurbanne. Local ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (7-5) outscored 8th ranked Sluc Nancy (5-7) 85-59. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Sluc Nancy. The game without a history. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket dominated down low during the game scoring 56 of its points in the paint compared to Sluc Nancy's 34. The winners were led by naturalized Mali forward Amara Sy (202-81) who scored that evening 14 points and the former international guard Edwin Jackson (191-89) supported him with 15 points. Five ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket players scored in double figures. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket's coach Pierre Vincent felt very confident that he used 10 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Even 23 points and 5 rebounds by naturalized Ivorian point guard Souleyman Diabate (183-87, agency: Beo Basket) did not help to save the game for Sluc Nancy. American forward Marcellus Sommerville (200-82, college: Bradley) added 15 points and 9 rebounds. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Le Mans and Strasbourg. Sluc Nancy at the other side dropped to the tenth position with seven games lost. ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket's next round opponent will be higher ranked Gravelines-Dunkerque (#3) on the road and it may be the game of the week. Sluc Nancy will play against the league's second-placed Paris-Levallois (#2).
Top scorers:
ASVEL: T.Larrouquis 15+2reb, E.Jackson 15+2reb+2ast, A.Sy 14+4reb+2ast, M.Thompson 12+3reb+1ast, U.Nsonwu-Amadi 12+7reb, T.Abromaitis 10+6reb
Nancy: S.Diabate 23+5reb+1ast, M.Sommerville 15+9reb, B.Merriex 8+7reb, N.Pope 5+1reb, C.Marquis 4+6reb+1ast, K.Grant 2+1ast
gschID: 178933


Gravelines - Roanne 68-58

Very predictable result when fourth ranked Gravelines-Dunkerque (8-4) beat at home 10th ranked Chorale de Roanne (5-7) 68-58. The game without a history. Gravelines-Dunkerque led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. The winners were led by American point guard Dwight Buycks (190-89, college: Marquette) who scored that evening 25 points and 6 rebounds and the former international center Ludovic Vaty (206-88, college: Moraine Valley CC) supported him with 12 points and 9 rebounds. Even 17 points by American point guard Steven Gray (195-89, college: Gonzaga) did not help to save the game for Chorale de Roanne. His fellow American import Matt Howard (203-89, college: Butler) added 8 points and 7 rebounds. Gravelines-Dunkerque keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Paris-Levallois and Chalon. Chorale de Roanne at the other side keeps the tenth place with seven games lost. Gravelines-Dunkerque's next round opponent will be ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne Basket (#5) at home. Chorale de Roanne will play against Boulazac Basket (#15).
Top scorers:
Gravelines: D.Buycks 25+6reb+3ast, L.Vaty 12+9reb+1ast, Y.Bokolo 8+5reb+2ast, J.Edwards 7+2reb, A.M'Baye 5+1reb, C.Akpomedah 4+1ast
Roanne: S.Gray 17+2reb+1ast, P.Amagou 13+2ast, V.Samnick 9+7reb+1ast, M.Howard 8+7reb+2ast, W.Gradit 7+7reb+2ast, C.Collins 4+5reb
gschID: 178932


  




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