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Super League Standings
 1. Templeogue 13-1 
 2. Swords Thunder 12-2 
 3. UCD Marian 11-3 
 4. Tralee 11-4 
 5. Killester 9-4 
 6. UCC Demons 8-6 
 7. DCU Saints 5-9 
 8. Moycullen 5-9 
 9. Belfast Star 5-10 
 10. Eanna 3-11 
 11. KUBS 2-12 
 12. UL Eagles 1-14 
Full Standings
Last:1/23/2017
Division 1 Standings
 1. Killorglin 9-0 
 2. BFG Neptune 8-1 
 3. Maree 8-1 
 4. Ulster Elks 8-2 
 5. Sligo All-Stars 5-4 
 6. Kestrels 4-4 
 7. LYIT Donegal 4-5 
 8. Kilkenny 3-5 
 9. Dublin L. 2-7 
 10. Fr.Mathews 1-8 
 11. ITC Basketball 1-8 
 12. Titans 1-9 
Last:1/10/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group K
 1 Chalon 5-0 
 2 Gaziantep 4-1 
 3 Sodertalje 1-4 
 4 Targu Mures 0-5 
Group L
 1 Demir IBB 4-1 
 2 Antwerp 3-2 
 3 Gravelines 2-3 
 4 Prievidza 1-4 
Group M
 1 Telekom Bsk 4-1 
 2 Vytautas 4-1 
 3 Oberwart 1-4 
 4 Apoel 1-4 
Group N
 1 Nanterre 4-1 
 2 Kormend 3-2 
 3 Tsmoki-Minsk 2-3 
 4 Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-4 
Group O
 1 Alba 4-1 
 2 Pau-Lacq-Orthez 3-2 
 3 UBT Cluj Napoca 2-3 
 4 BK Pardubice 1-4 
Group P
 1 Enisey 4-1 
 2 Lukoil Acad. 3-2 
 3 Groningen 3-2 
 4 Benfica 0-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:1/18/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Dillon STITH
  Belfast Star
  (200-F-92)
  Avg: 28.8
 1. Stith, Belfast Star28.8 
 2. Wilson, UL Eagles24.8 
 3. Turner, Killester22.2 
 4. Lawrence, Moycu.20.7 
 5. Pemberton, Tralee20.4 
 6. Provizors, DCU S.20.3 
 7. Bonaparte, Templ.19.4 
 8. Murphy, Templeogue18.7 
 9. Edwards, KUBS18.2 
 10. Killeen, Templeogue17.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Martins PROVIZORS
  DCU S.
  (202-C-87)
  Avg: 16
 1. Provizors, DCU S.16.0 
 2. Garrow, UCD Marian14.4 
 3. Moreira, UCD M.14.3 
 4. Turner, Killester13.9 
 5. Killeen, Templeogue12.2 
 6. Gil, Swords T.11.9 
 7. Pantovic, Tralee11.7 
 8. Freeman, Moycullen11.1 
 9. Donaghy, Tralee10.5 
 10. Bonaparte, Templ.10.3 
Assists Per Game
 Scott KINEVANE
  UCD M.
  (175-PG-87)
  Avg: 9
 1. Kinevane, UCD M.9.0 
 2. Drumm, UCD Marian8.7 
 3. Westbrooks, Swords T.8.0 
 4. Meany, UCD Marian7.3 
 5. Bonaparte, Templ.6.5 
 6. Hosford, UCC D.6.1 
 7. Downey, UCC Demons6.0 
 8. Roe, Killester5.1 
 9. James, Templeogue4.3 
 10. O'Hanlon, DCU S.4.3 
Steals Per Game
 Mike GARROW
  UCD Marian
  (193-G-91)
  Avg: 5.9
 1. Garrow, UCD Marian5.9 
 2. Drumm, UCD Marian5.3 
 3. Westbrooks, Swords T.3.2 
 4. Murphy, Templeogue2.9 
 5. Donaghy, Tralee2.7 
 6. Calvo, Swords T.2.4 
 7. Howlin, UL Eagles2.3 
 8. Makarenko, DCU S.2.3 
 9. Wilson, UL Eagles2.2 
 10. O'Hanlon, DCU S.2.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Jose Maria GIL
  Swords T.
  (207-C-91)
  Avg: 2.9
 1. Gil, Swords T.2.9 
 2. Killeen, Templeogue2.8 
 3. Lawson, UCC Demons2.6 
 4. Goldsborough, Swords T.2.2 
 5. Turner, Killester2.1 
 6. Pantovic, Tralee1.9 
 7. Stith, Belfast Star1.9 
 8. Freeman, Moycullen1.9 
 9. Garrow, UCD Marian1.8 
 10. Bogdanovic, Tralee1.7 
Player of the Week

 Michael Bonaparte
  Templeogue
  ( 196-F-82 )
  

Next Round Schedule

Round 16 (Regular Season)

DCU Saints Jan.29 Tralee 71%
Killester 94% Jan.29 UL Eagles
Belfast Star Jan.29 Swords Thund 84%
UCC Demons Jan.29 Templeogue 77%
Eanna Jan.27 Moycullen 51%
KUBS Jan.26 UCD Marian 85%
Next Round Schedule

Round 6 (Second Stage)

Group K
Gaziantep Jan.25 Chalon 56%
Targu Mures Jan.25 Sodertalje 66%
Group L
Demir IBB 71% Jan.25 Gravelines
Prievidza Jan.25 Antwerp 82%
Group M
Vytautas 59% Jan.25 Telekom Bsk
Tsmoki-Minsk Jan.25 Nanterre 70%
Apoel 69% Jan.25 Oberwart
Group N
Kormend 81% Jan.25 Bnei Hertzel
Group O
BK Pardubice 60% Jan.25 UBT Cluj Na
Alba 64% Jan.24 Pau-Lacq-Ort
Group P
Groningen 56% Jan.25 Lukoil Acad
Benfica Jan.25 Enisey 95%
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.  



Pete Strickland to host three Coaching Clinics / Weekend Preview - 3 days ago
Pete Strickland to host three Coaching Clinics Jan 18,2017 New Irish Senior Men's Head Coach, Pete Strickland, is arriving in Dublin this weekend and will be hosting a number of coaching clinics around the country during his stay. Strickland, who was appointed to the role back in November, will be in Ireland for the Men's Super Series weekend in the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght this coming Saturday and Sunday (January 21st and 22nd) and also for the Hula Hoops National Cup fina...   [read more]

Donnie
McGrath
Donnie McGrath selected the top Irish playing abroad in last week's games - 4 days ago
Here is the weekly review of the top performing Irish players, who play currently abroad. Experienced Mike Hall (203-F-84, agency: Interperformances) could not help Angelico Biella (12-5) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the second-placed Angelico Biella (12-5) lost 68-74 on the road to the much lower-ranked (#9) Mens Sana 1871 in the West group.    [read more]

Lorcan
Murphy
Super League Round 14: Top-ranked Templeogue wins another game - 5 days ago
Super League top team - Templeogue (13-0) added another victory to their record on Sunday. This time they beat ninth ranked Eanna (3-10) in Dublin 82-74. Templeogue looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. 24 personal fouls committed by Eanna helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The former international forward Michael Bonaparte (196-82, college: Coll.of the Ozarks) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 18 points, 13 rebounds and 4 a...   [read more]


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Best players of Irish Super League round 12 - 19 days ago  
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Superleague Preview / Sean Jenkins MVP at Haris Tournament as Ireland Win. - 24 days ago  
Super League Round 11: Swords Thunder is defeated by Templeogue in a derby game - 30 days ago  
Stith's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 1 month ago  
Super League Round 10: Swords Thunder defeats UCD Marian in the game between Top 4 teams - 1 month ago  
Best players of Irish Super League round 9 - 1 month ago  
Super League Round 9: Killester edges UCC Demons by one point - 1 month ago  
UL Eagles add Wilson to their roster, ex ULB OH!TELS - 1 month ago  
Irish Super League round 8 best performance: Jose Maria Gil - 1 month ago  
Super League Round 8: UCD Marian is defeated by Tralee - 2 months ago  
Gil's double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 2 months ago  
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