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Dominos League Standings
 1. KR 17-5 
 2. Stjarnan 16-6 
 3. Tindastoll 15-7 
 4. Grindavik 13-9 
 5. Thor Thorl 12-10 
 6. Keflavik 11-11 
 7. IR 11-11 
 8. Thor AK 11-11 
 9. Njardvik 10-12 
 10. Haukar 9-13 
 11. Skallagrimur 7-15 
 12. Snaefell 0-22 
D1 Standings
 1. Hottur 21-3 
 2. Valur 19-5 
 3. Fjolnir 19-5 
 4. Breidablik 16-8 
 5. Hamar 10-14 
 6. Vestri 8-16 
 7. FSU 8-16 
 8. IA 6-18 
 9. Armann 1-23 
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
  Avg: 29.4
 1. Whitfield, Skallagr.29.4 
 2. Stevens, Keflavik28.6 
 3. Carberry, Thor T.27.7 
 4. Wright, Haukar27.1 
 5. Hester, Tindastoll23.4 
 6. Clinch, Grindavik21.3 
 7. Beamon, Thor AK20.9 
 8. Gunnarsson, Njard.20.0 
 9. Sigurdarson, IR19.9 
 10. Caird, Tindastoll18.6 
Rebounds Per Game
  Avg: 16
 1. Stevens, Keflavik16.0 
 2. Whitfield, Skallagr.14.6 
 3. Baeringsson, Stjar.12.8 
 4. Hester, Tindastoll10.8 
 5. Hankins-Cole, IR10.5 
 6. Carberry, Thor T.10.4 
 7. Ermolinskij, KR9.0 
 8. Olafsson, Grindavik8.9 
 9. Saevarsson, Grind.8.8 
 10. Wright, Haukar8.5 
Assists Per Game
  Avg: 6.8
 1. Vilhjalmsson, Kefla.6.8 
 2. Ermolinskij, KR6.7 
 3. Birgisson, Tindastoll6.2 
 4. Barja, Haukar5.6 
 5. Bjornsson, Skallagr.5.3 
 6. Clinch, Grindavik5.3 
 7. Sigurdarson, IR5.1 
 8. Stefansson, KR4.8 
 9. Baeringsson, Stjar.4.8 
 10. Shouse, Stjarnan4.6 
Steals Per Game
  Avg: 2.7
 1. Birgisson, Tindastoll2.7 
 2. Rikhardsson, Tinda.2.0 
 3. Olafsson, Grindavik1.9 
 4. Barja, Haukar1.8 
 5. Stevens, Keflavik1.8 
 6. Thomas, Thor AK1.6 
 7. Bjornsson, Skallagr.1.5 
 8. Jonsson, Keflavik1.5 
 9. Dupree, Keflavik1.5 
 10. Wright, Haukar1.5 
Blocks Per Game
  Thor AK
  Avg: 2.7
 1. Hlinason, Thor AK2.7 
 2. Hankins-Cole, IR2.0 
 3. Whitfield, Skallagr.1.3 
 4. Magnusson, Haukar1.3 
 5. Saevarsson, Grind.1.2 
 6. Baeringsson, Stjar.1.2 
 7. Hester, Tindastoll1.2 
 8. Stevens, Keflavik1.1 
 9. Alawoya, KR1.0 
 10. Stefansson, Haukar1.0 

Elvar Fridriksson's 30 points make him top Icelandic player abroad of the week - Feb 2, 2017

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Here is the weekly review of the top performing Icelandic players, who play currently abroad.

Elvar Fridriksson
Elvar Fridriksson
   #1. This week's number one is an international guard Elvar Fridriksson (183-94, college: LIU Brooklyn, currently plays in NCAA2). He led Barry University to a victory against the Eckerd College (9-4) 84-72 in the NCAA2 in Saturday night's game. Fridriksson scored 30 points (!!!), grabbed 5 rebounds and dished 5 assists in 32 minutes on the court. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. The Barry University has a very good 11-2 record this season. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. Fridriksson has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 16.3ppg, 4.0rpg, 7.1apg, 1.4spg, 2FGP: 54.4%, 3FGP: 39.7% and FT: 88.4% in 14 games he played so far. Ex-UMFN Njardvik player is currently a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Jon Gudmundsson
Jon Gudmundsson
   #2. Second place goes to U20 international guard Jon Gudmundsson (193-96, currently plays college basketball in the States). Gudmundsson contributed to an easy victory against the Saint Joseph's University (0-1) 75-60 in the NCAA last Tuesday. He scored 14 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. The Davidson College has 2-3 conference record this season. It's Gudmundsson's first year with the team. Gudmundsson's overall stats this year are: 8.2ppg, 4.5rpg, 3.7apg, 1.5spg, 2FGP: 45.8%, 3FGP: 34.2% and FT: 75.0%. He is in the roster of the Icelandic U20 national team.

Kristofer Acox
Kristofer Acox
   #3. The Icelandic player who performed third best last week abroad was an international forward Kristofer Acox (198-93, currently studies in the States). Acox contributed to an easy victory against the Western Carolina University (0-1) crushing them 85-37 in the NCAA on Wednesday night. He had a double-double by scoring 12 points and getting 11 rebounds. Acox also added 3 assists and 2 blocks in 23 minutes. The Furman University has 3-2 conference record this season. Acox is one of the most experienced players in a team as it's his fourth year in Furman's roster. He has relatively good stats this season: 12.7ppg, 7.3rpg, 1.3apg, 1.2spg, 2FGP: 60.2%(124-206) and FT: 61.5% in 22 games. Acox is also a member of the Icelandic senior national team.

Kari Jonsson
Kari Jonsson
   #4. Guard Kari Jonsson (190-97, is currently at the American university), who plays in the NCAA could not help the Drexel (1-5) in their last game on Saturday. Despite his very good performance the Drexel was defeated 90-76 on the road by the College of Charleston. Jonsson scored 17 points. Jonsson's overall stats this season are: 9.4ppg, 2.3rpg and 2.0apg. He is also Icelandic U20 national team player.

Kristinn Palsson
Kristinn Palsson
   #5. U20 international swingman Kristinn Palsson (198-97, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA was not able to help the Marist (3-5) in their last game. Despite Palsson's good performance the Marist lost 62-72 at home to the Fairfield University. He scored 11 points (was perfect 5-for-5 from the free throw line) in 32 minutes. This year Palsson's overall stats are: 4.9ppg, 2.7rpg and 1.5apg in 22 games. He plays currently for the Icelandic U20 national team.

Axel Karason
Axel Karason
   #6. Small forward Axel Karason (193-83, currently plays in Denmark) managed to help Svendborg Rabbits to win against the league outsider Stevnsgade (0-18) crushing them 106-84 in the Danish Ligaen on Friday night. Karason scored 5 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Svendborg Rabbits (11-9) is placed third in the Ligaen. Karason's total stats this season are: 4.3ppg and 3.8rpg. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Icelandic National Team roster.

Ragnar Nathanaelsson
Ragnar Nathanaelsson
   #7. International center Ragnar Nathanaelsson (218-91, currently plays in Spain) was not able to secure a victory for Albacete (5-13) in their game against Zornotza (9-9) in the Spanish LEB Silver (third division). Nathanaelsson scored 6 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. Albacete was defeated 71-61 on their home court in Albacete by the higher-ranked Zornotza (#10). It was Albacete's third consecutive loss in a row. Nathanaelsson's total stats this season are: 4.0ppg and 6.0rpg. He is also Icelandic national team player.

The list of other players, who all have Icelandic passport but never been selected to any of Icelandic national teams:

   #1. Gunnar Hardarson (185-SG-96, currently plays in NCAA2) contributed to a 3-point Belmont Abbey College's victory against the Mount Olive College (5-9) 64-61 in the NCAA2 in Wednesday night's game. Hardarson scored 7 points in 20 minutes. The Belmont Abbey College has 5-7 record this season. It's Hardarson's first year with the team. This year his total stats are: 8.8ppg and 1.6rpg in 18 games he played so far.

   #2. Gunnar Olafsson (190-G/F-93, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA could not help the St.Francis, NY (2-4) to beat the Wagner College (1-5). Olafsson cannot count Saturday's game as one of the best ones. He scored only one point in 15 minutes. The St.Francis, NY was edged 66-64 at home by the Wagner College. This year Olafsson's total stats are: 5.0ppg and 5.3rpg in 21 games.   

Hester re-signs at Tindastoll - 1 day ago
U.M.F. Tindastoll Sauoarkrokur (Dominos League) confirmed in their roster 27-year old American forward Antonio Hester (198-90, college: Mobile, AL). He was a team leader there last season. In 20 Dominos League games he recorded very impressive stats: 23.4ppg, 10.8rpg, 2.3apg, 1.3spg and 1.2bpg. A very spectacular season in his career as he was voted to Icelandic League All-Imports Team and 2nd Team. The previous (2016) summer Hester played at NightQueen in U.S. semi-pro lea...   [read more]

Iceland U20 wins the International friendly tournament - 3 days ago
Iceland U20 won the International friendly tournament with 4 participating teams. Last night they overcame Finland U20 75-60 to finish with a 2-1 record. Trailing 13-14 at the end of the first period, Iceland U20 needed a strong 25-10 surge in the second period to take control of the game. Tryggvi Hlinason (215-C-97) top-scored for the winners with 17 points and 11 rebounds, while Kari Jonsson (190-G-97) added 14. Matias Suvanto (192-SF-97) answered with 12 points in the losing effort.   [read more]

Martin Hermannsson joins Chalons-Reims - 3 days ago
Champagne Chalons-Reims Basket (ProA) agreed terms with 23-year old Icelandic international guard Martin Hermannsson (190-77kg-94, college: LIU Brooklyn). He played last season at Etoile Charleville-Mezieres in the ProB. In 34 games he had very impressive stats: 17.1ppg, 3.6rpg, 5   [read more]

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