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 6. Illiabum 0-0 
 7. Lusitania 0-0 
 8. Maia Basket 0-0 
 9. Oliveirense 0-0 
 10. Ovarense 0-0 
 11. Sampaense 0-0 
 12. Vitoria SC 0-0 
Last:7/30/2016
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Group North
 1. Academico FC 0-0 
 2. Dragon Force 0-0 
 3. Esgueira 0-0 
 4. Ginasio 0-0 
 5. Guifoes 0-0 
 6. Sangalhos 0-0 
 7. Sanjoanense 0-0 
 8. Vasco 0-0 
Group South
 1. Academia 0-0 
 2. Angra 0-0 
 3. Barreirense 0-0 
 4. Belenenses CF 0-0 
 5. Benfica B 0-0 
 6. Estoril Basket 0-0 
 7. Fisica 0-0 
 8. Terceira 0-0 
Last:7/30/2016
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 2. Chalon 0-0 
Group B
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 2. Limburg United 0-0 
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 2. Telekom Bsk 0-0 
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 2. Peja 0-0 
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 2. Sigal Prishtina 0-0 
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 2. BK Opava 0-0 
 3. Siauliai 0-0 
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 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
 Nuno MARCAL
  Maia B.
  (205-F-75)
  Avg: 22.8
 1. Marcal, Maia B.22.8 
 2. DeVries, FC Porto21.7 
 3. Borovnjak, Lusit.19.6 
 4. Shuler, CAB M.19.2 
 5. Cook, Benfica17.8 
 6. Lima, CAB Madeira17.1 
 7. Baker, Galitos-Tley15.7 
 8. Balseiro, Vitor.15.3 
 9. Upshur, Lusitania15.2 
 10. Wilson, Benfica15.1 
Rebounds Per Game
 Sasa BOROVNJAK
  Lusit.
  (206-C/F-89)
  Avg: 9.2
 1. Borovnjak, Lusit.9.2 
 2. Harris, Ovarense8.5 
 3. Baker, Galitos-Tley8.3 
 4. Morse, Electric.8.3 
 5. Wilson, Benfica7.9 
 6. Marcal, Maia B.7.8 
 7. Latham, Maia B.7.7 
 8. Djukic, Lusitania7.6 
 9. Blakeney, CAB M.7.4 
 10. Washburn, FC Por.7.2 
Assists Per Game
 Devante CHANCE
  Lusitania
  (180-PG-)
  Avg: 5.6
 1. Chance, Lusitania5.6 
 2. Minhava, Galitos-T.4.6 
 3. Barroso, Benfica4.4 
 4. Pinto, Electrico FC4.1 
 5. Ogungbemi-J., Gali.4.0 
 6. Pinto, Vitoria SC4.0 
 7. Fernandes, Benfica3.9 
 8. Dara, Maia Basket3.7 
 9. Barbosa, Ovarense3.6 
 10. Abreu, Oliveirense3.2 
Steals Per Game
 Quinton UPSHUR
  Lusitania
  (196-G-93)
  Avg: 2.9
 1. Upshur, Lusitania2.9 
 2. Tavares, Maia B.2.9 
 3. Chance, Lusitania1.9 
 4. Harris, Ovarense1.9 
 5. Marcal, Maia B.1.8 
 6. Mays, CAB Madeira1.8 
 7. Shuler, CAB M.1.7 
 8. Balseiro, Vitor.1.6 
 9. Dara, Maia Basket1.6 
 10. Ventura, CAB M.1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Nate MAXEY
  Maia Basket
  (211-C-92)
  Avg: 2.7
 1. Maxey, Maia Basket2.7 
 2. Fonseca, Palma1.7 
 3. Jackson, Mt Ga.1.3 
 4. Magee, Maia Basket1.3 
 5. Wilson, Benfica0.9 
 6. Latham, Maia B.0.9 
 7. Gomes, Maia Basket0.9 
 8. Harris, Ovarense0.8 
 9. Fontet, FC Porto0.8 
 10. Upshur, Lusitania0.7 
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First Round Schedule
Lusitania 50% Oct.12 Galitos-Tley
Sampaense 50% Oct.12 CAB Madeira
Oliveirense 50% Oct.12 Maia Basket
Illiabum 50% Oct.12 Ovarense
Electrico F 50% Oct.12 FC Porto
Benfica 50% Oct.12 Vitoria SC
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North
Vasco 50% Oct.15 Dragon Force
Ginasio 50% Oct.15 Academico F
Sanjoanense 50% Oct.15 Esgueira
Sangalhos 50% Oct.15 Guifoes
South
Belenenses 50% Oct.15 Benfica B
Fisica 50% Oct.15 Terceira
Barreirense 50% Oct.15 Angra
Estoril Bsk 50% Oct.15 Academia
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Sopron KC 50% Sep.28 Kormend
Targu Mures 50% Sep.28 Demir IBB
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Proliga Round 10: Maia Basket beats Terceira by two after a very close game - Dec 23, 2012


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Nuno Cortez
Eleventh-ranked Terceira (1-9) used its home court advantage to challenge first ranked Maia Basket (9-1) in Angra Heroismo on Saturday. The visitors from Maia managed to secure only two-point victory 62-60. However their fans expected much easier game. Maia Basket have a solid three-game winning streak. Maia Basket maintains first position with 9-1 record. Terceira lost fourth consecutive game. They stay at the bottom place with nine games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
An interesting game for Oliveirense (8-1) which hosted in Oliveira 4th ranked Illiabum (6-4). Second ranked Oliveirense had an easy win 97-79. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Illiabum. The former international center Nuno Cortez (205-C-82) scored 21 points and 8 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and Joao Abreu chipped in 19 points and 6 assists during the contest. At the losing side international Miguel Queiroz (202-91) responded with 19 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists. Oliveirense have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 8-1 record behind leader Maia Basket. Illiabum at the other side dropped to the fifth place with four games lost. Oliveirense will play against Sangalhos (#4) at home in the next round. Illiabum will have a break next round.
Proliga top team - Maia Basket (9-1) managed to deliver another win on Friday. This time they beat seventh ranked Angrabasket (3-7) 72-57. Nuno Marcal notched 21 points and 8 rebounds to lead the effort. Even 15 points by Hugo Pola did not help to save the game for Angrabasket. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Maia Basket have a solid three-game winning streak. Maia Basket maintains first position with 9-1 record. Loser Angrabasket dropped to the eighth place with seven games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
The game in Angra supposed to be also worth to mention about. Third ranked Electrico FC (8-2) played at the court of 7th ranked Angrabasket (3-7). Electrico FC smashed Angrabasket 80-58. Aylton Medeiros fired a double-double by scoring 27 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists (on 11-of-14 shooting from the field) for the winners. Electrico FC have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain third position with 8-2 record behind leader Maia Basket. Angrabasket at the other side dropped to the eighth place with seven games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
The game between 11th ranked Terceira (1-9) and third ranked Electrico FC (8-2) in Angra Heroismo on Sunday ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Ponte de Sor outscored Terceira 78-52. Worth to mention a great performance of Tiago Pinto who helped to win the game recording 35 points (!!!) and 6 rebounds. Electrico FC have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain third position with 8-2 record behind leader Maia Basket. Terceira lost fourth consecutive game. They stay at the bottom place with nine games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.

In the last two games of round 10 Guifoes beat Benfica B on the road 62-58. Ginasio won against Leca on its own court 72-59.


Benfica B - Guifoes 58-62

No shocking result in a game when sixth ranked Guifoes (5-4) beat 9th ranked Benfica B (2-7) in Lisboa 62-58 on Sunday. The guests trailed by 2 points after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 2-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 62-58. Guifoes forced 25 Benfica B turnovers. Benfica B was plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. Worth to mention a great performance of center Joao Moreira (200-85) who helped to win the game recording 14 points and 8 rebounds. Naturalized Angolan guard Joao Pereira (186-83) contributed with 18 points and 4 steals for the winners. Power forward Candido Sa (202-92) replied with 14 points and 8 rebounds and Joao Ribeiro (201-93) added 11 points and 7 rebounds in the effort for Benfica B. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Guifoes maintains sixth position with 5-4 record. Newly promoted Benfica B keeps the ninth place with seven games lost. Guifoes will face Ginasio (#7) in Figueira da Foz in the next round. Benfica B will play at home against Leca and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Benfica B: C.Sa 14+8reb+1ast, A.Miguens 14+3reb, J.Ribeiro 11+7reb+1ast, R.Rosa 6+1reb, D.Gameiro 4+1reb, A.Castela 2+3reb+1ast
Guifoes: J.Pereira 18+3reb+1ast, J.Moreira 14+8reb+1ast, J.Almeida 10+10reb+1ast, P.Silva 8+1reb+1ast, F.Ramos 4+4reb+1ast, J.Torrie 4+2reb
gschID: 186137


Angra - Electrico FC 58-80

The game in Angra supposed to be also worth to mention about. Third ranked Electrico FC (8-2) played at the court of 7th ranked Angrabasket (3-7). Electrico FC smashed Angrabasket 80-58. The game was mostly controlled by Electrico FC. Angrabasket was better in fourth quarter 20-11. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Angrabasket to just 7 points in third quarter. Electrico FC dominated down low during the game scoring 56 of its points in the paint compared to Angrabasket's 30. Electrico FC forced 23 Angrabasket turnovers and outrebounded them 54-26 including a 25-6 advantage in offensive rebounds. Forward Aylton Medeiros (194-88) fired a double-double by scoring 27 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists (on 11-of-14 shooting from the field) for the winners. Naturalized Cape Verdean swingman Mario Neves (190-77) chipped in a double-double by scoring 15 points and 12 rebounds. Four Electrico FC players scored in double figures. Swingman Cristiano Sousa (187-84) produced 23 points and 6 steals and guard Hugo Pola (180-92) added 14 points and 5 assists respectively for lost side. Electrico FC have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain third position with 8-2 record behind leader Maia Basket. Angrabasket at the other side dropped to the eighth place with seven games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Angra: C.Sousa 23+2reb+1ast, H.Pola 14+4reb+5ast, J.Gaspar 8+3reb, A.Pontes 7+6reb, F.Gomes 4+7reb, J.Paulo Avila 2+3reb+2ast
Electrico FC: A.Medeiros 27+10reb+8ast, M.Neves 15+12reb+2ast, T.Pinto 13+5reb+3ast, J.Lanzinha 10+9reb+3ast, P.Afonso 9+11reb+1ast, P.Raminhos 6+3reb+1ast
gschID: 186135


Oliveirense - Illiabum 97-79

An interesting game for Oliveirense (8-1) which hosted in Oliveira 4th ranked Illiabum (6-4). Second ranked Oliveirense had an easy win 97-79. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Illiabum. It looked good early as Illiabum took an 1-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then Oliveirense had a 33-20 second period charge getting the lead and Illiabum was not able to take back game control losing it eventually 79-97. Oliveirense made 20-of-23 charity shots (87.0 percent) during the game. The former international center Nuno Cortez (205-82) scored 21 points and 8 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and guard Joao Abreu (179-83) chipped in 19 points and 6 assists during the contest. Five Oliveirense players scored in double figures. At the losing side international Miguel Queiroz (202-91) responded with 19 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists and the former international guard Joao Figueiredo (183-79) scored 23 points. Oliveirense have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 8-1 record behind leader Maia Basket. Illiabum at the other side dropped to the fifth place with four games lost. Oliveirense will play against Sangalhos (#4) at home in the next round. Illiabum will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Illiabum: J.Figueiredo 23+1reb+2ast, M.Queiroz 19+6reb+4ast, T.Raimundo 15+8reb+1ast, A.Coelho 8+5ast, E.Silva 6+1reb+1ast, P.Silva 4+3reb
Oliveirense: N.Cortez 21+8reb, R.Azevedo 20+5reb+2ast, J.Abreu 19+2reb+6ast, A.Pereira 14+9reb, J.Reveles 12+4reb+8ast, C.Resende 8+3reb
gschID: 186133


Ginasio - Leca 72-59

Rather expected game when 10th ranked Leca (1-8) lost to eighth ranked Ginasio (3-6) in Figueira da Foz 59-72 on Saturday. Ginasio moved-up to seventh place. Leca lost eighth consecutive game. Newly promoted team keeps the tenth position with eight games lost. Ginasio will face higher ranked Guifoes (#6) at home in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Leca will play against Benfica B (#9) in Lisboa and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
gschID: 186138


Terceira - Maia Basket 60-62

Eleventh-ranked Terceira (1-9) used its home court advantage to challenge first ranked Maia Basket (9-1) in Angra Heroismo on Saturday. The visitors from Maia managed to secure only two-point victory 62-60. However their fans expected much easier game. Maia Basket have a solid three-game winning streak. Maia Basket maintains first position with 9-1 record. Terceira lost fourth consecutive game. They stay at the bottom place with nine games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
gschID: 186136


Round 11
Terceira - Electrico FC 52-78

The game between 11th ranked Terceira (1-9) and third ranked Electrico FC (8-2) in Angra Heroismo on Sunday ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Ponte de Sor outscored Terceira 78-52. The game was mostly controlled by Electrico FC. Terceira was better in second period 19-15. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Terceira to just 6 points in first quarter. They outrebounded Terceira 41-18 including a 29-14 advantage in defensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Tiago Pinto (183-88) who helped to win the game recording 35 points (!!!) and 6 rebounds. Forward Pedro Afonso (198-83) contributed with 8 points and 13 rebounds for the winners. American center Chano Rashiduddin (208, college: Clark Atlanta) replied with 16 points and 6 rebounds and forward Frederico Tavares (194-88) added 15 points and 6 steals in the effort for Terceira. Electrico FC have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain third position with 8-2 record behind leader Maia Basket. Terceira lost fourth consecutive game. They stay at the bottom place with nine games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Terceira: C.Rashiduddin 16+6reb, F.Tavares 15+4reb, D.Duarte 13+3reb+1ast, T.Tomassi 3+2reb+2ast, M.Romao 3+3ast, D.Dias 2+1ast
Electrico FC: T.Pinto 35+6reb+1ast, J.Lanzinha 13+3reb+3ast, A.Medeiros 12+4reb+1ast, P.Afonso 8+13reb+1ast, P.Raminhos 6+2reb+2ast, F.Silva 2
gschID: 186140


Angra - Maia Basket 57-72

Proliga top team - Maia Basket (9-1) managed to deliver another win on Friday. This time they beat seventh ranked Angrabasket (3-7) 72-57. The game was mostly controlled by Maia Basket. Angrabasket managed to win second period 16-13. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Maia Basket dominated on the defensive end, holding Angrabasket to just 7 points in third quarter. They outrebounded Angrabasket 41-26 including a 31-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. Maia Basket looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists comparing to just 8 passes made by Angrabasket's players. The former international forward Nuno Marcal (205-75) notched 21 points and 8 rebounds to lead the effort and center Paulo Diamantino (203-85) supported him with 14 points and 7 rebounds. Even 15 points by guard Hugo Pola (180-92) did not help to save the game for Angrabasket. Angolan forward Joao Gaspar (196-89) added 10 points and 8 rebounds for lost side. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Maia Basket have a solid three-game winning streak. Maia Basket maintains first position with 9-1 record. Loser Angrabasket dropped to the eighth place with seven games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Angra: H.Pola 15+3reb+2ast, F.Gomes 11+5reb, J.Gaspar 10+8reb, J.Paulo Avila 7+3reb+4ast, R.Mendes 5, C.Sousa 4+2reb
Maia Basket: N.Marcal 21+8reb+1ast, J.Diamantino 16+6reb, P.Diamantino 14+7reb+3ast, R.Sousa 8+1reb, A.Dara 5+5reb+6ast, P.Tavares 4+6reb+7ast
gschID: 186139
  



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