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Super League Standings
 1. UCD Marian 4-0 
 2. Swords Thunder 4-1 
 3. Tralee 4-1 
 4. Moycullen 3-2 
 5. UCC Demons 3-2 
 6. Belfast Star 3-2 
 7. Killester 3-2 
 8. Eanna 2-2 
 9. Templeogue 2-3 
 10. DCU Saints 1-4 
 11. KUBS 0-5 
 12. Maree 0-5 
Full Standings
Last:10/17/2017
Division 1 Standings
 1. Ballincollig 0-0 
 2. BFG Neptune 0-0 
 3. Dublin L. 0-0 
 4. Fr.Mathews 0-0 
 5. ITC Basketball 0-0 
 6. Kilkenny 0-0 
 7. Killorglin 0-0 
 8. LIT Celtics 0-0 
 9. LYIT Donegal 0-0 
 10. Neptune 0-0 
 11. Portlaoise 0-0 
 12. Sligo All-Stars 0-0 
 13. St.Pauls 0-0 
 14. Titans 0-0 
 15. UL Eagles 0-0 
 16. Ulster Elks 0-0 
 17. Ulster Univ.Elks 0-0 
Last:9/3/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1. Antwerp 0-0 
 2. Bosna-Royal 0-0 
 3. Groningen 0-0 
 4. Le Portel 0-0 
Group B
 1. Avtodor 0-0 
 2. Bakken 0-0 
 3. Benfica 0-0 
 4. Nevezis 0-0 
Group C
 1. FC Porto 0-0 
 2. Kapfenberg 0-0 
 3. Kataja Basket 0-0 
 4. Mornar Bar 0-0 
Group D
 1. Balkan 0-0 
 2. Brussels 0-0 
 3. Keravnos 0-0 
 4. Kormend 0-0 
Group E
 1. Dinamo Tbilisi 0-0 
 2. Istanbul BBSK 0-0 
 3. Lukoil Acad. 0-0 
 4. UBT Cluj Napoca 0-0 
Group F
 1. Alba 0-0 
 2. Bnei Hertzeliya 0-0 
 3. Spirou 0-0 
 4. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
Group G
 1. Demir IBB 0-0 
 2. Khimik 0-0 
 3. Mons-Hainaut 0-0 
 4. Sigal Prishtina 0-0 
Group H
 1. Falco-Vulcano 0-0 
 2. Karpos Sokoli 0-0 
 3. N.Novgorod 0-0 
 4. Szolnok 0-0 
Last:10/17/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Dee PROBY
  DCU Saints
  (208-C-88)
  Avg: 28.8
 1. Proby, DCU Saints28.8 
 2. OReilly, UCC D.24.3 
 3. Manning, Eanna22.3 
 4. Colbert, UCC D.21.5 
 5. Andrews, KUBS19.8 
 6. Oliver, Belfast Star18.5 
 7. McGuire, Moycullen17.8 
 8. Murphy, Templeogue17.8 
 9. Bonaparte, Templ.17.8 
 10. Williams, Killester17.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Dee PROBY
  DCU Saints
  (208-C-88)
  Avg: 19.2
 1. Proby, DCU Saints19.2 
 2. Killeen, Templeogue13.5 
 3. OReilly, UCC D.12.0 
 4. Colbert, UCC D.11.0 
 5. Hansberry, Maree10.4 
 6. Provizors, DCU S.10.3 
 7. Donaghy, Tralee9.6 
 8. Kulinicz, Belfast .9.5 
 9. McGuire, Moycullen9.3 
 10. Cairns, Belfast .8.5 
Assists Per Game
 Isaac WESTBROOKS
  Swords T.
  (189-PG-85)
  Avg: 10.5
 1. Westbrooks, Swords T.10.5 
 2. Hosford, UCC D.10.3 
 3. Bonaparte, Templ.6.0 
 4. Rockall, Maree5.6 
 5. Lyons, Moycullen5.5 
 6. Donaghy, Tralee5.4 
 7. Kinevane, UCD M.5.3 
 8. Roe, Killester5.0 
 9. Randolph, Templ.4.8 
 10. Manning, Eanna4.7 
Steals Per Game
 Travis BLACK
  Swords T.
  (191-G-)
  Avg: 4
 1. Black, Swords T.4.0 
 2. James, UCD Marian2.8 
 3. Kurcenkovas, Moycu.2.5 
 4. Bonaparte, Templ.2.5 
 5. Sullivan, Killester2.5 
 6. Dunne, Eanna2.3 
 7. Manning, Eanna2.3 
 8. Garrow, UCD Marian2.0 
 9. Vall-Llobera, UCD M.2.0 
 10. Brannelly, DCU S.2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Mike GARROW
  UCD Marian
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Garrow, UCD Marian2.5 
 2. McCann, KU.2.5 
 3. Provizors, DCU S.2.3 
 4. Baltimore, Swords T.2.3 
 5. Kulinicz, Belfast .2.0 
 6. Bedulskis, UCD M.2.0 
 7. Killeen, Templeogue2.0 
 8. Pantovic, Tralee1.4 
 9. Kerlin, Swords T.1.3 
 10. Markowicz, UCD M.1.3 
Player of the Week

 Dee Proby
  DCU Saints
  ( 208-C-88 )
  

Irish Basketball (Men)

Next Round Schedule

Round 6 (Regular Season)

Belfast Star Oct.29 UCC Demons 57%
Killester Oct.28 Tralee 54%
KUBS Oct.28 Templeogue 88%
Maree Oct.28 Swords Thund 96%
UCD Marian 96% Oct.28 DCU Saints
UCD Marian 75% Oct.26 Killester
Next Round Schedule

Round 1 (Regular Season)

Group A
Groningen 50% Oct.18 Le Portel
Bosna-Royal 50% Oct.18 Antwerp
Group B
Benfica 50% Oct.18 Nevezis
Avtodor 50% Oct.18 Bakken
Group C
Kapfenberg 50% Oct.18 Kataja Bsk
Mornar Bar 50% Oct.18 FC Porto
Group D
Balkan 50% Oct.18 Kormend
Brussels 50% Oct.17 Keravnos
Group E
Lukoil Acad 50% Oct.18 Din.Tbilisi
UBT Cluj Na 50% Oct.18 Istanbul BB
Group F
Tsmoki-Minsk 50% Oct.18 Spirou
Alba 50% Oct.18 Bnei Hertzel
Group G
Khimik 50% Oct.18 Demir IBB
Mons-Hainaut 50% Oct.18 Sigal Prisht
Group H
Szolnok 50% Oct.18 Karpos Sokol
N.Novgorod 50% Oct.18 Falco-Vulcan
Mihajlo Pesic's double-double lands him Player of the Week award among Irish playing currently abroad - Apr 26, 2012


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We bring you last week's top performances from Irish who are playing abroad and who all have had prior experience of national team duties at youth or senior level.


Mihajlo Pesic
Mihajlo Pesic
   #1. This week's number one is an international power forward Mihajlo Pesic (206-81, agency: Court Side). Pesic led Inter Bratislava to a 1-point victory over the seventh-ranked BK Loko Plzen (10-30) 61-60 in the Czech Republic NBL last Wednesday. He was MVP of the game. Pesic recorded a double-double by scoring 21 points and getting 12 rebounds. He also added 3 blocks. BK Inter Bratislava (10-30) is placed sixth in A2 group. It's Pesic's first season with the team. Pesic is ranked second on the list of the best rebounders in the league. He has very reliable stats this season: 12.2ppg, 8.6rpg, 2FGP: 48.6% and FT: 62.8%. Pesic has a dual citizenship: Irish and Serbian. Despite he played previously for the Serbian national team, Pesic is currently a member of the Irish senior national team.

Colin O'Reilly
Colin O'Reilly
   #2. Second place goes to former international forward Colin O'Reilly (200-84, college: Post). He led Cheshire Jets to an easy victory against the closely-ranked Sheffield One Health Sharks (13-17) crushing them 98-77 in the British BBL on Sunday night. O'Reilly had a triple-double by scoring 17 points, grabbing 10 rebounds and passing 10 assists in 38 minutes. Cheshire Jets (13-17) is placed sixth in the BBL. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. They will play only one more game in the Regular Season. And that game will be critical. O'Reilly has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages: 17.4ppg, 7.3rpg, 3.7apg, 2FGP: 50.2%, 3FGP: 39.7% and FT: 74.6% in the 27 games he played so far. Despite O'Reilly played previously for the Serbian national team, he played also for the Irish national team in 2009.

Bryan Mullins
Bryan Mullins
   #3. The Irish player who performed third best last week abroad was former international point guard Bryan Mullins (185-87, college: S.Illinois), who plays in the French ProB (second division). Mullins could not help Chalons-Reims (21-10) in their last game on Friday. Despite his good performance Chalons-Reims was edged 76-75 at home by the much lower-ranked ALM Evreux (#11). Mullins recorded 10 points and added 5 assists. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game is very crucial. Mullins belongs to league's best passers (ranked #2) and also on the list of most steals (fifth place). His overall stats this season are: 9.5ppg, 2.3rpg, 5.6apg, 1.9spg, 2FGP: 46.4%, 3FGP: 35.9% and FT: 68.8%. Mullins is a naturalized American. Despite he played previously for the USA national team, Mullins played also for the Irish national team in 2009. Strangely he has never played in Ireland.

Donnie McGrath
Donnie McGrath
   #4. Guard Donnie McGrath (193-84, college: Providence) was not able to help Tezenis Verona (12-14) in their game against MarcoPoloShop.it (8-18) in the Italian Lega2 (second division). McGrath recorded 5 points and added 3 passes in 23 minutes. Tezenis Verona lost 81-91 on the road to the league outsider (#15) MarcoPoloShop.it. There are only two games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be important. This year McGrath's overall stats are: 4.0ppg, 1.3rpg and 1.3apg in the six games. He is a naturalized American. McGrath used to play for the Irish national team back in 2008. Apparently he has never played in Ireland.


One more player who has never been selected to any of national teams, but has Irish passport:

   #1. Levon Kendall (209-F-84, college: Pittsburgh) led Blusens Monbus to a victory over the closely-ranked Gran Canaria 2014 (12-19) crushing them 65-45 in the Spanish ACB in Saturday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Kendall had a double-double by scoring 16 points and getting 10 rebounds in 34 minutes. Blusens Monbus Obradoiro CAB (11-20) is placed 16th in the ACB. There are only three games left until the end of the Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. This year Kendall averages: 9.2ppg and 5.9rpg in the 31 games he played so far. He has a dual citizenship: Canadian and Irish. Despite Kendall's Irish passport, he currently plays for the Canadian national team and is not eligible to play for the Irish team.


Other top Irish players, who play abroad:

Andrew James Ogilvy (211-C-88) plays for Valencia Basket in Spanish ACB
Steven Hale (200-F-75) plays for Chorale de Roanne in French ProA
Conor Grace (210-F-82) plays for Uppsala Basket in Swedish Basketligan
Allen Conlan (196-F-74) plays for Xion Dukes in Austrian A Bundesliga
Ian O'Boyle (191-G-84) plays for Hub Jets in New Zealand NBL
Tony McCrory (199-G/F-77) plays for Starwings in Swiss LNA
James Kelly (183-G-87) plays for Killamarsh Derbyshire Arrows in British EBL2
Timothy Collins (171-G-85) plays for SW Slammers in Australian SBL
Tom Sheehey (204-F-65) plays for Fabriano in Italian B dilettanti
Mark Donnelly (196-G-75) plays for New Jersey Shorecats in the USBL

Notice: The list above includes only some of the Irish playing currently abroad. Go to Irish Abroad Page to see completed list.  




Ciaran Roe
Super League Round 5: Killester beats Belfast Star by two after a very close game - 5 minutes ago
There were just five rounds played in Regular Season of Super League and we can clearly see which teams will fight for top positions and which will try to avoid bottom places. The most exciting game of round 5 in the Super League took place in Belfast. This derby game ended with only two-point home defeat of 5th ranked Belfast Star (3-2) to eighth ranked Killester (3-2) 75-73 in the game for the fourth place. Luis Garcia-hoyos orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 1...   [read more]

Marcus
Thomas
Marcus Thomas (Fr Matthews : Div 1) a throwback to Ireland in The 1980's - 1 hour ago
Went to cover 1st live game this season with EuroBasket where incidentally the Ladies at the club as Ladies will do were doing the so often mundane though no less important jobs impressed upon me the realization that a mention here would not go unoticed. Fr Matthew's Criost Ri Gym and the opponent's were Titans (where incidentally I interviewed for head coach job at Titans a few years ago .....some ridiculous questions asked then (And what type of offences would you run ? ...I'm like have...   [read more]

Dee Proby
Weekend Games Preview - 4 days ago
PREVIEW: We look ahead to this weekend's games Belfast Star is hoping to bounce back from a tough loss last weekend against Griffith College Swords Thunder when they welcome Pyrobel Killester this Saturday evening. Star have had a strong start to the season with just one loss out of four games, and head coach Darren O'Neill is hoping the squad will get back to winning ways this weekend. 'We're looking forward to the Killester game, especially coming off the defeat against Swords,' he sa...   [read more]


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