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Premier League Standings
 1. UCC Demons 16-2 
 2. Killester 14-4 
 3. Templeogue 14-4 
 4. UCD Marian 10-8 
 5. Swords Thunder 9-9 
 6. DCU Saints 7-11 
 7. UL Eagles 6-12 
 8. Belfast Star 6-12 
 9. Moycullen 5-13 
 10. Eanna 3-15 
Last:3/14/2016
Division 1 Standings
 1. Maree 17-1 
 2. KUBS 14-4 
 3. KCYMS 14-4 
 4. Kilkenny 10-8 
 5. Blue Demons 7-11 
 6. Neptune Cork 6-12 
 7. Portarlington 6-12 
 8. IT Carlow 6-12 
 9. Fr.Mathews 5-13 
 10. Titans 5-13 
Last:3/24/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1. Alba 0-0 
 2. Chalon 0-0 
Group B
 1. Gravelines 0-0 
 2. Limburg United 0-0 
Group C
 1. Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 2. Telekom Bsk 0-0 
Group D
 1. Antwerp 0-0 
 2. Nanterre 0-0 
Group E
 1. Oberwart 0-0 
 2. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 0-0 
Group F
 1. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 2. Steaua CSM 0-0 
Group G
 1. Gaziantep 0-0 
 2. Peja 0-0 
Group H
 1. Enisey 0-0 
 2. Sigal Prishtina 0-0 
Group I
 1. TLU/Kalev 0-0 
 2. Vytautas 0-0 
Group J
 1. Apoel 0-0 
 2. BK Opava 0-0 
 3. Siauliai 0-0 
Group Q
 1. Demir IBB 0-0 
 2. Kormend 0-0 
 3. Sopron KC 0-0 
 4. Targu Mures 0-0 
Last:8/9/2016
Points Per Game
 Duane JOHNSON
  DCU Saints
  (201-F-91)
  Avg: 26.2
 1. Johnson, DCU Sain.26.2 
 2. Vanzant, Belfast24.7 
 3. Bonaparte, Templ.24.0 
 4. Colbert, UCC D.23.4 
 5. Turner, Killester22.1 
 6. Battle, UL Eagles19.5 
 7. Moreira, UCD M.16.6 
 8. Garrow, Swords T.16.1 
 9. Farrellas, Swords15.9 
 10. Cummins, Templ.15.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Duane JOHNSON
  DCU Saints
  (201-F-91)
  Avg: 18.7
 1. Johnson, DCU Sain.18.7 
 2. Moreira, UCD M.16.9 
 3. Turner, Killester14.8 
 4. Bonaparte, Templ.12.6 
 5. Colbert, UCC D.12.3 
 6. Provizors, DCU S.11.0 
 7. Grace, Templeogue10.0 
 8. Gallagher, Eanna9.9 
 9. Nelms, Swords T.9.8 
 10. O'Reilly, UCC D.8.5 
Assists Per Game
 Isaac WESTBROOKS
  Swords T.
  (189-PG-85)
  Avg: 9.1
 1. Westbrooks, Swords9.1 
 2. Hosford, UCC D.6.8 
 3. Vanzant, Belfast5.3 
 4. Flood, Templeogue5.3 
 5. Drumm, UCD Marian5.2 
 6. Zurn, UCD Marian4.9 
 7. Downey, UCC Demons4.4 
 8. O'Reilly, UCC D.4.2 
 9. O'Hanlon, DCU S.4.2 
 10. Roe, Killester4.1 
Steals Per Game
 Alexander ZURN
  UCD Marian
  (192-F-)
  Avg: 4.6
 1. Zurn, UCD Marian4.6 
 2. Westbrooks, Swords3.8 
 3. O'Hanlon, DCU S.3.1 
 4. Hosford, UCC D.2.7 
 5. Johnson, DCU Sain.2.6 
 6. Makarenko, DCU S.2.5 
 7. James, Templeogue2.4 
 8. Turner, Killester2.4 
 9. Murphy, Templeogue2.2 
 10. Bonaparte, Templ.2.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Alexander ZURN
  UCD Marian
  (192-F-)
  Avg: 3.6
 1. Zurn, UCD Marian3.6 
 2. Johnson, DCU Sain.3.1 
 3. Bonaparte, Templ.1.5 
 4. Turner, Killester1.5 
 5. Baynes, UCD Marian1.4 
 6. Cunningham, Moycul.1.4 
 7. Cairns, Belfast1.3 
 8. Freeman, Moycullen1.2 
 9. Grace, Templeogue1.2 
 10. Colbert, UCC D.1.1 

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SuperLeague Round 15: DCU Saints defeat B.Gais Neptune in the closest game of the week - Jan 25, 2012


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Second-ranked B.Gais Neptune (8-6) gave a tough game to first ranked DCU Saints (14-2) in Cork on Sunday. The visitors from Dublin managed to secure only one-point victory 86-85. However their fans expected easier game. DCU Saints forced 21 B.Gais Neptune turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. It was a great evening for guard Keith Anderson (188-G-89) who led his team to a victory scoring 17 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists and 5 steals. Latvian center Martins Provizors (202-87) helped adding 11 points and 10 rebounds. The best for the losing side was American power forward Ronald Thompson (208-81, college: Morehouse) with a double-double by scoring 26 points, 20 rebounds and 5 assists. DCU Saints have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. They maintain first place with 14-2 record. B.Gais Neptune at the other side keeps the second position with six games lost. DCU Saints are looking forward to face Belfast Star (#4) on the road in the next round. B.Gais Neptune's supporters also look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Cork UCC Demons.
Very important is a road loss of second ranked 11890 Killester (10-5) against fourth ranked Moycullen (4-12) on Saturday night. Visiting 11890 Killester was defeated by Moycullen in a tough game in Moycullen 58-64. Moycullen maintains fourth place with 4-12 record. Defending champion 11890 Killester keeps the second position with five games lost. Moycullen will play against league's second-placed B.Gais Neptune in Cork in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. 11890 Killester will play at home against UCD Marian in Dublin and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Limerick. Third ranked host UL Eagles (8-8) defeated 3rd placed UCD Marian (6-9) 75-68. The best player for the winners was Robert Taylor who scored 21 points and 7 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was Donnie Stith who recorded 15 points and 8 rebounds. UCD Marian's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. UL Eagles maintains third place with 8-8 record having six points less than leader UCC Demons which they share with defeated UCD Marian. Loser UCD Marian keeps the third position with nine games lost. UL Eagles will meet league's leader UCC Demons in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. UCD Marian will play against the league's second-placed 11890 Killester in Dublin and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game between Top Four teams took place in Cork. First ranked host UCC Demons (9-5) smashed 4th placed Belfast Star (1-13) 107-77. It was a good game for Shawn Atupem who led his team to a victory with 40 points (!!!) (on 17-of-19 shooting from the field). UCC Demons' coach felt very confident that he used entire bench which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. UCC Demons maintains first place with 9-5 record. Belfast Star lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the fourth position with 13 games lost. UCC Demons' next round opponent will be UL Eagles (#3) in Limerick, which may be the game of the day. Belfast Star will play at home against the league's leader DCU Saints in Dublin.



UL Eagles - UCD Marian 75-68

The game between Top Four teams took place in Limerick. Third ranked host UL Eagles (8-8) defeated 3rd placed UCD Marian (6-9) 75-68. They outrebounded UCD Marian 43-26 including a 17-5 advantage in offensive rebounds. UL Eagles looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. The best player for the winners was American guard Robert Taylor (188-83, college: Rider) who scored 21 points and 7 assists. The former international center Jason Killeen (211-85, college: Augusta St., agency: JEMsports) chipped in 5 points and 20 rebounds. Taylor is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. At the other side the best for losing team was American forward Donnie Stith (201-85, college: Tulane, agency: Gamble Sports Management) who recorded 15 points and 8 rebounds and swingman Kevin Foley (193-83) added 14 points and 5 rebounds respectively. Four UCD Marian players scored in double figures. UCD Marian's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. UL Eagles maintains third place with 8-8 record having six points less than leader UCC Demons which they share with defeated UCD Marian. Loser UCD Marian keeps the third position with nine games lost. UL Eagles will meet league's leader UCC Demons in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. UCD Marian will play against the league's second-placed 11890 Killester in Dublin and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
UL Eagles: R.Taylor 21+1reb+7ast, S.Kinevane 14+3reb+7ast, N.Campbell 12+2reb+2ast, M.Hall 9+2reb+4ast, R.Lynch 7+6reb, E.Quigley 7+9reb+1ast
UCD Marian: C.Meany 15+5reb+2ast, D.Stith 15+8reb+2ast, K.Foley 14+5reb+3ast, D.James 10+3reb+5ast, C.James 6+1reb, C.Finn 4+1reb+1ast
gschID: 145170


Moycullen - 11890 Killester 64-58

Very important is a road loss of second ranked 11890 Killester (10-5) against fourth ranked Moycullen (4-12) on Saturday night. Visiting 11890 Killester was defeated by Moycullen in a tough game in Moycullen 58-64. Moycullen maintains fourth place with 4-12 record. Defending champion 11890 Killester keeps the second position with five games lost. Moycullen will play against league's second-placed B.Gais Neptune in Cork in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. 11890 Killester will play at home against UCD Marian in Dublin and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
gschID: 145171


UCC Demons - Belfast Star 107-77

The game between Top Four teams took place in Cork. First ranked host UCC Demons (9-5) smashed 4th placed Belfast Star (1-13) 107-77. UCC Demons dominated down low during the game scoring 86 of its points in the paint compared to Belfast Star's 48. They outrebounded Belfast Star 33-22 including 24 on the defensive glass. UCC Demons players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists comparing to just 7 passes made by Belfast Star's players. It was a good game for American forward Shawn Atupem (200-89, college: Mt.St.Mary's) who led his team to a victory with 40 points (!!!) (on 17-of-19 shooting from the field). Guard Niall Murphy (180-86) contributed with 12 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners. Five UCC Demons players scored in double figures. UCC Demons' coach felt very confident that he used entire bench which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. American forward Joshua Johnson (199-85, college: Bowie St.) answered with 32 points and 8 rebounds and the former international guard Paul Cummins (188-84, college: Lafayette) added 16 points in the effort for Belfast Star. UCC Demons maintains first place with 9-5 record. Belfast Star lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the fourth position with 13 games lost. UCC Demons' next round opponent will be UL Eagles (#3) in Limerick, which may be the game of the day. Belfast Star will play at home against the league's leader DCU Saints in Dublin.
Top scorers:
UCC Demons: S.Atupem 40+3reb+3ast, N.Murphy 12+6reb+4ast, N.O'Reilly 11+3reb+4ast, S.Duggan 10+5reb+1ast, S.Coughlan 10+4reb+4ast, K.Hosford 6+1ast
Belfast Star: J.Johnson 32+8reb+2ast, P.Cummins 16+4reb+2ast, S.Dawson 12+1reb+1ast, S.Summersgill 9+3reb+1ast, C.Johnston 6+1reb, F.Toner 2+1reb+1ast
gschID: 145168


B.Gais Neptune - DCU Saints 85-86

Second-ranked B.Gais Neptune (8-6) gave a tough game to first ranked DCU Saints (14-2) in Cork on Sunday. The visitors from Dublin managed to secure only one-point victory 86-85. However their fans expected easier game. DCU Saints forced 21 B.Gais Neptune turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. It was a great evening for guard Keith Anderson (188-89) who led his team to a victory scoring 17 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists and 5 steals. Latvian center Martins Provizors (202-87) helped adding 11 points and 10 rebounds. Four DCU Saints players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was American power forward Ronald Thompson (208-81, college: Morehouse) with a double-double by scoring 26 points, 20 rebounds and 5 assists and guard Gerard Noonan (180-82) scored 9 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists. DCU Saints have an impressive series of seven victories in a row. They maintain first place with 14-2 record. B.Gais Neptune at the other side keeps the second position with six games lost. DCU Saints are looking forward to face Belfast Star (#4) on the road in the next round. B.Gais Neptune's supporters also look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Cork UCC Demons.
Top scorers:
DCU Saints: K.Anderson 17+5reb+6ast, P.Glover 16+4reb+1ast, J.Donnelly 13+3reb+1ast, M.Provizors 11+10reb+2ast, K.Lacey 11+6reb, M.Trimmer 6+10reb+2ast
B.Gais Neptune: R.Thompson 26+20reb+5ast, P.Taylor 13+6reb+1ast, R.Downey 9+5reb+4ast, I.McLoughlin 9+3reb+1ast, G.Noonan 9+8reb+6ast, G.Walsh 7+2reb+2ast
gschID: 145169


  




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