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Total Standings
Places 1-6
 1. Amicale 22-2 
 2. Musel Pikes 18-6 
 3. Etzella 14-10 
 4. Contern 13-11 
 5. T71 13-11 
 6. Sparta 11-13 
Playdowns 1
 1. Basket Esch 13-11 
 2. Residence 11-13 
 3. Arantia 6-19 
 4. Bascharage 2-21 
Playdowns 2
 1. Racing 22-2 
 2. Heffingen 17-7 
 3. Kordall Steelers 15-9 
 4. BC Mess 12-12 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:3/19/2017
N2 Standings
 1. Grengewald 12-11 
 2. T.Hesperange 12-11 
 3. Soleuvre 10-13 
 4. Black Star 9-14 
 5. BBC Nitia 5-18 
 6. Preizerdaul 0-23 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:3/20/2017
N3 Standings
 1. Les Sangliers 14-3 
 2. Avanti 13-4 
 3. Black Frogs 10-7 
 4. Mamer 8-9 
 5. East Side 7-10 
 6. Kehlen 7-10 
 7. Kayldall 1-17 
Last:3/23/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Antonio BIVINS
  Kordall .
  (198-F-92)
  Avg: 32.4
 1. Bivins, Kordall .32.4 
 2. Tabb, Arantia30.2 
 3. Bonsignore, BC Me.28.8 
 4. Morgan, Contern28.3 
 5. Hollis, Bascharage27.6 
 6. Reese, Sparta26.5 
 7. Nicholas, Residence26.5 
 8. Richardson, Resid.26.0 
 9. Jones, Heffingen25.8 
 10. Gulley, Musel Pikes25.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Mike JONES
  Heffingen
  (203-F/C-83)
  Avg: 16.5
 1. Jones, Heffingen16.5 
 2. Tabb, Arantia15.7 
 3. Ogden, Racing13.6 
 4. McNutt, Etzella12.5 
 5. Stephens, T7111.5 
 6. Barden, Etzella11.3 
 7. Coleman, Amicale11.3 
 8. Atkins, Contern11.2 
 9. Johnson, T7110.9 
 10. Reed, Bascharage10.8 
Assists Per Game
 Bob MELCHER
  Amicale
  (189-G-94)
  Avg: 6.9
 1. Melcher, Amicale6.9 
 2. Mondy, Arantia5.6 
 3. Morton, Racing5.0 
 4. Birenbaum, Contern4.7 
 5. Schmit, Kordall .4.6 
 6. Hilger, Racing4.4 
 7. Richardson, Resid.4.4 
 8. Thesen, Heffingen4.2 
 9. Schumacher, T714.2 
 10. Zeigler, Bascharage4.1 
Steals Per Game
 Antonio BIVINS
  Kordall .
  (198-F-92)
  Avg: 4.8
 1. Bivins, Kordall .4.8 
 2. Mondy, Arantia3.6 
 3. Tabb, Arantia2.6 
 4. Jones, T712.6 
 5. Jones, Heffingen2.3 
 6. Richardson, Resid.2.3 
 7. Thorpe, Basket Esch2.2 
 8. Gulley, Musel Pikes2.1 
 9. Morgan, Contern2.1 
 10. Atkins, Contern2.1 
Blocks Per Game
 Dominique REED
  Bascharage
  (198-F-)
  Avg: 2
 1. Reed, Bascharage2.0 
 2. Robinson, Sparta2.0 
 3. Bonsignore, BC Me.2.0 
 4. McNutt, Etzella1.8 
 5. Dominique, Basch.1.5 
 6. Johnson, Sparta1.0 
 7. Akbar, BC Mess1.0 
 8. Melcher, Amicale1.0 
 9. Anderson, T711.0 
 10. Barden, Etzella0.9 

Next Round Schedule

Round 8 (Second Stage)

Places 1-6
Contern Mar.25 Musel Pikes 63%
Sparta Mar.25 Amicale 81%
Contern 58% Mar.25 T71
Playdowns
Bascharage Mar.25 Basket Esch 82%
BC Mess Mar.25 Kordall Stee 61%
Racing 93% Mar.25 Arantia
Heffingen Mar.25 Racing 54%
Next Round Schedule

Round 6 (Second Stage)

Black Star Mar.25 Soleuvre 53%
Black Star Mar.25 T.Hesperange 51%
Grengewald 83% Mar.25 BBC Nitia
Total League Round 5 (Second Stage): Leader Racing lose to Basket Esch - Mar 6, 2017


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Bill Clark
The round was rather attractive and full of interesting results. The round ended with defeat of the leader.

The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of Racing (20-2) in Luxembourg on Saturday night. Hosts were defeated by Basket Esch (11-11) 72-57. It was a key game for the top position in League. 25 personal fouls committed by Racing helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was American forward Bill Clark (196-88, college: Duquesne) who had a double-double by scoring 13 points, 14 rebounds and 4 assists. The former international power forward Alexandre Rodenbourg (202-91) chipped in 12 points and 9 rebounds. American forward Mark Ogden (206-94, college: Dixie St.) produced a double-double by scoring 18 points and 13 rebounds for the hosts. Basket Esch maintains first place in League with 11-11 record which they share with defeated Racing. Newly promoted Racing still keeps top position with two games lost. Basket Esch are looking forward to face BC Mess (#4) in Mondercange in the next round. Racing will play on the road against Arantia in Larochette and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Third-ranked Contern (13-10) made lots of trouble for second ranked Musel Pikes (18-5) in Stadrbredimus. Musel Pikes managed to secure only one-point victory 98-97. However their fans expected easier game. The game was dominated by American players. Swingman Jarmar Gulley (196-91, college: Missouri St.) saved the victory by scoring 33 points (!!!), 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals. Clancy Rugg contributed with 20 points and 14 rebounds for the winners. Guard Jesse Morgan (196-91, college: Temple) answered with 41 points (!!!) and 7 rebounds (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) for Contern. Musel Pikes maintains second place in League with 18-5 record having just three points less than leader Amicale. Contern at the other side keeps the third position with ten games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Dudelange. First ranked Amicale faced 4th placed T71. Guests from Steinsel (21-2) defeated host T71 (13-10) 92-81. Bob Melcher stepped up and scored 19 points, 6 rebounds and 8 assists for the winners. Eric Anderson responded with 21 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists (was perfect 9-for-9 from the free throw line !!!). Defending champion maintains first place in League with 21-2 record. Loser T71 dropped to the fifth position with ten games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Heffingen. Third ranked Kordall Steelers faced second-ranked Heffingen. Guests from Rodange (14-8) defeated host Heffingen (16-6) 91-85. Antonio Bivins nailed a double-double by scoring 41 points (!!!), 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 9 steals for the winning side. Newly promoted Kordall Steelers maintains third place in League with 14-8 record having eight points less than leader Amicale. Heffingen at the other side, also newcomer in the league, keeps the second position with six games lost. Kordall Steelers' next round opponent will be Bascharage (#4) in Kaerjeng. Heffingen will play on the road against the league's second-placed Residence in Bereldange and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Bereldange. Second ranked Residence faced 4th placed Bascharage. Host Residence (10-12) smashed guests from Kaerjeng (1-20) 88-61. The best player for the winners was Kevin Moura who scored 23 points (on 10-of-13 shooting from the field). Residence's coach Rainer Kloss felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Residence maintains second place in League with 10-12 record having twelve points less than leader Amicale. Loser Bascharage keeps the fourth position with 20 games lost. Residence will face league's second-placed Heffingen at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Bascharage will play against Kordall Steelers and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last two games of round 5 In League Sparta was defeated by Etzella in Ettelbruck 93-88. Arantia beat BC Mess at home 94-85.

Places 1-6
T71 - Amicale 81-92

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Dudelange. First ranked Amicale faced 4th placed T71. Guests from Steinsel (21-2) defeated host T71 (13-10) 92-81. International guard Bob Melcher (189-94) stepped up and scored 19 points, 6 rebounds and 8 assists for the winners and the former international power forward Billy McDaniel (199-84, college: Ark.-Monticello) chipped in 19 points and 10 rebounds. Four Amicale players scored in double figures. American power forward Eric Anderson (204-93, college: New Haven, agency: Duran International) responded with 21 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists (was perfect 9-for-9 from the free throw line !!!) and the other American import power forward Cory Johnson (202-88, college: Valparaiso) scored 18 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Defending champion maintains first place in League with 21-2 record. Loser T71 dropped to the fifth position with ten games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Amicale: S.Coleman 20+6reb+2ast, B.McDaniel 19+10reb+1ast, B.Melcher 19+6reb+8ast, S.Picard 18+2reb+1ast, A.Laurent 6+3reb+1ast, E.Jeitz 6+1ast
T71: E.Anderson 21+9reb+4ast, C.Johnson 18+7reb+4ast, C.Jones 14+8reb, G.Ruffato 9+2reb+2ast, B.Hurt 8, C.Laures 4+2reb
gschID: 534515


Musel Pikes - Contern 98-97

Third-ranked Contern (13-10) made lots of trouble for second ranked Musel Pikes (18-5) in Stadrbredimus. Musel Pikes managed to secure only one-point victory 98-97. However their fans expected easier game. Musel Pikes made 21-of-25 charity shots (84.0 percent) during the game. The game was dominated by American players. Swingman Jarmar Gulley (196-91, college: Missouri St.) saved the victory by scoring 33 points (!!!), 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals. Power forward Clancy Rugg (203-91, college: Vermont, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management) contributed with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 14 rebounds for the winners. Guard Jesse Morgan (196-91, college: Temple) answered with 41 points (!!!) and 7 rebounds (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) and swingman Manny Atkins (198-91, college: Georgia St.) added 20 points and 17 rebounds in the effort for Contern. Four Contern players scored in double figures. Musel Pikes maintains second place in League with 18-5 record having just three points less than leader Amicale. Contern at the other side keeps the third position with ten games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Musel Pikes: J.Gulley 33+7reb+4ast, C.Rugg 20+14reb+1ast, L.Schwartz 19+1ast, C.Donnersbach 8+2reb+2ast, T.Welter 8+1reb+3ast, J.Kox 6+4reb+2ast
Contern: J.Morgan 41+7reb+1ast, M.Atkins 20+17reb+1ast, R.Wolzfeld 14+6reb, R.Birenbaum 10+6reb+2ast, A.Gengler 9+5reb+1ast, B.Goergen 3+1reb
gschID: 534514


Etzella - Sparta 93-88

The game between closely ranked teams ended with 6th ranked Sparta's (10-13) road loss to fifth ranked Etzella (13-10) 88-93 on Sunday. Etzella made 21-of-26 free shots (80.8 percent) during the game. Etzella outrebounded Sparta 47-33 including a 30-19 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was Canadian power forward Billy McNutt (203-85) who had a double-double by scoring 24 points and 18 rebounds. American power forward Derrick Barden (196-92, college: N.Colorado) chipped in a double-double by scoring 23 points and 11 rebounds. Five Etzella players scored in double figures. Etzella's coach Jan Enjebo used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. American forward Brad Reese (200-88, college: Texas Tech) produced a double-double by scoring 25 points and 11 rebounds and the former international Dean Gindt (201-91) added 29 points and 7 rebounds respectively for the guests. Etzella moved-up to fourth place in League. Loser Sparta keeps the sixth position with 13 games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Etzella: B.McNutt 24+18reb+2ast, D.Barden 23+11reb+1ast, P.Gutenkauf 16+3reb+5ast, J.Delgado 14+1reb+3ast, G.Polfer 12+4reb+1ast, N.Delgado 2+3reb+1ast
Sparta: D.Gindt 29+7reb+1ast, B.Reese 25+11reb+3ast, T.Robinson 15+6reb+1ast, X.Engel 7+1reb+1ast, M.Andjelkovic 6+2reb+1ast, P.Arendt 6+4reb+2ast
gschID: 534513


Playdowns
Heffingen - Kordall Steelers 85-91

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Heffingen. Third ranked Kordall Steelers faced second-ranked Heffingen. Guests from Rodange (14-8) defeated host Heffingen (16-6) 91-85. The guests took control from the first minutes by winning first half. But Heffingen won fourth quarter 25-21. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Kordall Steelers forced 21 Heffingen turnovers. 31 personal fouls committed by Heffingen helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. American forward Antonio Bivins (198-92, college: Mass.-Lowell) nailed a double-double by scoring 41 points (!!!), 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 9 steals for the winning side and forward Sascha Muepu (200-88) accounted for 22 points and 9 rebounds. American power forward Mike Jones (203-83, college: N.Texas) came up with a double-double by scoring 30 points and 16 rebounds (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!) and Serbian swingman Nikola Pavlovic (195-93, agency: Dynamics Global Management) added 17 points, 10 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 steals respectively for Heffingen in the defeat. Newly promoted Kordall Steelers maintains third place in League with 14-8 record having eight points less than leader Amicale. Heffingen at the other side, also newcomer in the league, keeps the second position with six games lost. Kordall Steelers' next round opponent will be Bascharage (#4) in Kaerjeng. Heffingen will play on the road against the league's second-placed Residence in Bereldange and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kordall Steelers: A.Bivins 41+10reb+4ast, S.Muepu 22+9reb+1ast, M.Schmit 10+5reb+3ast, M.Mason 9+4reb+1ast, T.Kaspereit 7+4reb, A.Muepu 1+2reb
Heffingen: M.Jones 30+16reb+3ast, N.Pavlovic 17+10reb+4ast, T.Schomer 14+4reb+2ast, J.Thesen 8+2reb+4ast, D.Colbach 6+5reb+1ast, Y.Bellwald 6+2reb+1ast
gschID: 534519


Residence - Bascharage 88-61

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Bereldange. Second ranked Residence faced 4th placed Bascharage. Host Residence (10-12) smashed guests from Kaerjeng (1-20) 88-61. Residence dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to Bascharage's 30. They outrebounded Bascharage 38-19 including a 31-13 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was point guard Kevin Moura (182-94) who scored 23 points (on 10-of-13 shooting from the field). The former international forward Oliver Vujakovic (192-96) chipped in a double-double by scoring 11 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists. Residence's coach Rainer Kloss felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. American power forward Emilio Parks (198-92, college: Johnson C. Smith) produced 16 points and 8 rebounds and the other American import guard Phillip Leonard (188-93, college: Mercer) added 15 points and 5 assists respectively for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Residence maintains second place in League with 10-12 record having twelve points less than leader Amicale. Loser Bascharage keeps the fourth position with 20 games lost. Residence will face league's second-placed Heffingen at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Bascharage will play against Kordall Steelers and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Residence: K.Moura 23+4reb+1ast, E.Richardson 21+3reb+2ast, R.Nicholas 20+6reb+2ast, O.Vujakovic 11+12reb+5ast, T.Schleimer 5+2reb+1ast, M.Schmit 4+1reb+1ast
Bascharage: E.Parks 16+8reb+1ast, P.Leonard 15+3reb+5ast, S.Mersch 11+3reb+2ast, M.Feipel 10+1reb+1ast, S.Kuhlmann 6+3reb+3ast, N.Luciani 3
gschID: 534517


Arantia - BC Mess 94-85

The game between closely ranked teams ended with third ranked Arantia's (6-17) home victory over 4th placed BC Mess (12-10) 94-85 on Saturday. Arantia dominated down low during the game scoring 68 of its points in the paint compared to BC Mess' 38 and made 17-of-21 free shots (81.0 percent) during the game. Arantia forced 21 BC Mess turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. The game was also dominated by American players. The best player for the winners was swingman Ladarius Tabb (196, college: Alabama A&M) who had a double-double by scoring 38 points (!!!) and 11 rebounds. Guard Duke Mondy (193-90, college: Oakland) chipped in 30 points, 6 assists and 7 steals. Swingman Elijah Bonsignore (198, college: S.New Hampshire) produced 40 points (!!!), 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 4 blocks and guard Gary Akbar (196-94, college: Texas-PB) added 18 points and 7 rebounds respectively for the guests. Arantia maintains third place in League with 6-17 record having fifteen points less than leader Amicale. Newly promoted BC Mess keeps the fourth position with ten games lost. Arantia will face league's leader Racing in Luxembourg in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. BC Mess will play on the road against the league's leader Basket Esch and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Arantia: L.Tabb 38+11reb+2ast, D.Mondy 30+4reb+6ast, J.Pedro Nunes 10+3reb+6ast, S.Ferreira 8+7reb+2ast, J.Ketter 4+5reb+2ast, P.Oly 2+3reb+1ast
BC Mess: E.Bonsignore 40+7reb+4ast, G.Akbar 18+7reb+3ast, V.Sunnen 17+2reb+1ast, M.Sunnen 6+2reb+2ast, M.Ayodele 2+5reb+1ast, G.Weis 2+1reb+3ast
gschID: 534518


Racing - Basket Esch 57-72

The most crucial game of the last round was a loss of Racing (20-2) in Luxembourg on Saturday night. Hosts were defeated by Basket Esch (11-11) 72-57. It was a key game for the top position in League. 25 personal fouls committed by Racing helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was American forward Bill Clark (196-88, college: Duquesne) who had a double-double by scoring 13 points, 14 rebounds and 4 assists. The former international power forward Alexandre Rodenbourg (202-91) chipped in 12 points and 9 rebounds. Four Basket Esch players scored in double figures. American forward Mark Ogden (206-94, college: Dixie St.) produced a double-double by scoring 18 points and 13 rebounds and the other American import swingman Scott Morton (195-87, college: Geneseo St.) added 11 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists respectively for the hosts. Basket Esch maintains first place in League with 11-11 record which they share with defeated Racing. Newly promoted Racing still keeps top position with two games lost. Basket Esch are looking forward to face BC Mess (#4) in Mondercange in the next round. Racing will play on the road against Arantia in Larochette and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Basket Esch: M.Latinovic 17+2reb, B.Clark 13+14reb+4ast, A.Rodenbourg 12+9reb+2ast, P.Biever 11+2reb+3ast, P.Arbaut 9+1reb+2ast, S.Svitek 5+6reb+2ast
Racing: M.Ogden 18+13reb, S.Morton 11+6reb+4ast, G.Bernimont 9+5reb, M.Hilger 8+3reb+1ast, L.Soragna 7+3reb+1ast, B.Moes 4+1reb
gschID: 534516


  




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