American forward Courtney Jones (187-F-89, agency: Merit Sports) put on an amazing game in the last round for Alges, receiving a Eurobasket.com Player of the Week award for round 7. The 23-year old player had a double-double of 19 points and 11 rebounds, while her team crushed CDTorres N. (#8, 2-5) with 25-point margin 72-47. Alges is placed at 4th position in Portuguese Liga Feminina. They are still close to the very top. Alges would have been even better if they kept winning the games like in the last round. They have a solid 5-1 record. Jones turned to be Alges' top player in her first season with the team. Former Louisiana State University star has very solid stats this year. Jones is in league's top in points (8th best: 17.0ppg) and rebounds (9th best: 9.5rpg).
The second best player in last round's games was -year old Ana Raimundo of Ovarense. Raimundo had a very good evening with 24 points and 2 rebounds. Bad luck as Ovarense lost that game 57-78 to the higher-ranked GDESSA (#1, 6-1). Ovarense are still at the very bottom. 7 lost games are too many considering they did not win any game. Raimundo is a newcomer at Ovarense, but is already one of team's top players. She belongs to the best scorers in the league with 19.5ppg (#6).
Third on the list of top players last round was American guard Tyeasha Moss (175-G-90) of league's top team GDESSA. Moss scored 19 points and passed four assists. She was a key player of GDESSA, leading her team to a 78-57 easy win against Ovarense (#12, 0-7). GDESSA confirms their top position in the standings Moss has a great season in Portugal. After only 7 games, she made it on the list of the league's leaders in points with 19.7ppg (5th best), rebounds with 10.1rpg (8th best) and assists with 2.9apg (3rd best). She also has 2.9spg and and 3PT: 55.9%.
Other top performing players last week: 4. Ebony Ellis (190-C-88) of AD Vagos - 23 points and 12 rebounds 5. Lady Comfort (188-C-86) of Olivais - 9 points, 15 rebounds and 2 assists 6. Laura Ferreira (177-G-95) of GDESSA - 11 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists 7. Laura Broomfield (185-F-90) of Alges - 9 points and 13 rebounds 8. Mattilyn McIntyre (175-G-89) of Olivais - 13 points and 3 rebounds 9. Daniela Domingues (176-G/F-92) of AD Vagos - 21 points, 6 rebounds and 2 assists 10. Gabriela Raimundo) of Ovarense - 15 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists
The Player of the week is chosen based on efficiency calculation, but also including game result, importance of the game, if played recorded double-double/triple-double, etc. The efficiency formula is a combination of various formulas used by different basketball organizations/leagues. We got involved many basketball scouts and journalists to assure it's accuracy. The formula: 1.5*PTS + 3* (REB+AST+ST+BL-TO) - 2*BSAG - 4*PF + 3*PFRV + 4* (2FGPM+3FGPM) + 1.5*FTM - 3* (2FGPA-2FGPM) - 3* (3FGPA-3FGPM) - (FTA-FTM)
Ndeye Fall (ex Gran Canaria) is a newcomer at Lousada - 1 day ago
follow us on
28-year old Senegalese ex-international guard Ndeye Fall (88). She played last season at Gran Canaria in Spanish LFB league, but left. In two games she recorded just 2.5ppg, 1.0rpg and 1.5apg. Fall was also a member of Senegalese international program for some years. She played for Senegalese Senior National Team in 2013 and previously for U19 National Team in 2013. Fall represented Senegal at the Francophonic Champions... [read more]
Lousada AC (Liga Feminina) strengthened their roster with addition of 28-year old Senegalese ex-international guard Ndeye Fall (88). She played last season at Gran Canaria in Spanish LFB league, but left. In two games she recorded just 2.5ppg, 1.0rpg and 1.5apg. Fall was also a member of Senegalese international program for some years. She played for Senegalese Senior National Team in 2013 and previously for U19 National Team in 2013. Fall represented Senegal at the Francophonic Championships in Nice (France) three years ago. She has played also professionally for other Senegalese teams like Clube Universitario Dakar and Pikine.
AD Vagos (Liga Feminina) signed Sara Dinis from Associacao Desportiva Ovarense. In 15 Liga Feminina games she had 3.7ppg and 1.6rpg last season. By Eurobasket Data Center Check also Complete Transfers List in Portugal [read more]
Academico F. Clube tabs Gabriela Noivo - 3 days ago
follow us on
Liga Feminina newcomer Academico F. Clube inked Gabriela Noivo from Lousada AC. But in 13 Liga Feminina games she averaged just 1.4ppg last season. By Eurobasket Data Center Check also Complete Transfers List in Portugal [read more]
Copyright (c) 1998-2016 Eurobasket Inc. Disclaimer
Do not copy, redistribute, publish or otherwise exploit information that you download from the site !
Do not encumber, license, modify, publish, sell, transfer or transmit, or in any way exploit, any of the
content of the site, nor will you attempt to do so.