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National League Standings
 1. Boroughmuir 0-0 
 2. Dunfermline R. 0-0 
 3. Edinburgh K. 0-0 
 4. Edinburgh U. 0-0 
 5. Glasgow Storm 0-0 
 6. Glasgow Univ. 0-0 
 7. Pleasance 0-0 
 8. Sony Centre F. 0-0 
 9. St.Mirren S. 0-0 
 10. Stirling K. 0-0 
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Points Per Game
 1 Collins, St.M20.5 
 2 Fraser, C.Erik19.8 
 3 Donnelly, C.Erik18.9 
 4 Flockhart, Ed.K.17.9 
 5 Bunyan, C.Erik17.8 
 6 Thomas, Troon15.9 
 7 Gibson, ELoth15.8 
 8 Pearson, Troon15.5 
 9 P.Campbell, Ed.K.15.2 
 10 E.Campbell Tro13.4 

First Round Schedule
Edinburgh K 50% Sep.1 Dunfermline
St.Mirren S 50% Sep.1 Glasgow Stor
Boroughmuir 50% Sep.1 Pleasance
Edinburgh U 50% Sep.1 Stirling K.
Glasgow Univ 50% Sep.1 Sony Centre
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Gareth Murray selected the top Scot playing abroad in last week's games - Feb 25, 2017

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

Gareth Murray
Gareth Murray
   #1. This week's number one is an experienced former international forward Gareth Murray (201-84, college: Kalamazoo Valley CC, currently plays in United Kingdom). He led Glasgow Rocks to a victory over the tenth-ranked Cheshire Phoenix (4-15) 95-82 in the British BBL in Friday night's game. Murray was MVP of the game. He recorded 21 points in 29 minutes on the court. Glasgow Rocks (15-5) is placed third in the BBL. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. It's Murray's first season with the team. Murray has relatively good stats this year: 12.3ppg, 4.6rpg, 1.9apg, 2FGP: 66.4%(71-107), 3FGP: 35.8% and FT: 82.6% in 19 games he played so far. Former 33.3%; Dunfermline Reign starter played for the Scottish senior national team four years ago.

Kieron Achara
Kieron Achara
   #2. Second place goes to former international power forward Kieron Achara (208-83, agency: Two Points, college: Duquesne, currently plays in United Kingdom) is a teammate of previously mentioned Gareth Murray and both played together in the last British BBL game. Achara contributed to a Glasgow Rocks' victory against the tenth-ranked Cheshire Phoenix (4-15) 95-82. He recorded 13 points, 5 rebounds, 4 assists and made 2 blocks. This season Achara has relatively solid stats: 13.1ppg, 6.9rpg, 2.5apg, 1.5bpg, 1.2spg, 2FGP: 52.3%, 3FGP: 33.9% and FT: 87.5%. He has a dual citizenship: Scottish and Nigerian. Achara played for the Scottish national team in 2013.

Alasdair Fraser
Alasdair Fraser
   #3. The Scottish player who performed third best last week abroad was former international forward Alasdair Fraser (201-92, agency: Court Side, college: Maine, currently plays in Germany). He could not help Ehingen/Urspringschule (9-16) in their last game. Despite Fraser's very good performance Ehingen/Urspringschule lost 67-72 on the road to the higher-ranked (#10) Uni Baskets. He was the top scorer with 19 points. Fraser also added 6 rebounds in 25 minutes. They ended the series of three consecutive victories. Fraser has reliable stats this year: 11.2ppg, 4.4rpg, 1.6apg, 1.1bpg, 2FGP: 50.5%, 3FGP: 34.7% in 24 games. Former Sony Centre Fury starter played for the Scottish national team four years ago.

Jonathan Bunyan
Jonathan Bunyan
   #4. Point guard Jonathan Bunyan (182-92, currently plays in United Kingdom) is a teammate of previously mentioned Gareth Murray. He played also in the last British BBL game facing Kieron Achara (above) in the other team. Bunyan helped Glasgow Rocks win their game against the tenth-ranked Cheshire Phoenix (4-15) 95-82. He recorded 8 points. Bunyan has been at the team for four years. Bunyan's overall stats this season are: 5.4ppg, 1.6rpg and 1.4apg. He used to play for the Scottish national team back in 2014.

Grant Mackay
Grant Mackay
   #5. Former U18 international forward Grant Mackay (201-94, currently plays in NCAA2) was not able to help the St.Anselm College in their game against the Bentley College in the NCAA2. Mackay recorded 8 points in 18 minutes. his team lost 85-91 in Waltham to the Bentley College. It was St.Anselm College's first loss after three consecutive victories. The Regular Season already ended in the NCAA2. Mackay plays fourth season for the team. This year he averages: 5.9ppg and 5.0rpg in 21 games. Mackay used to play for the Scottish U18 national team seven years ago.

Fraser Malcolm
Fraser Malcolm
   #6. Guard Fraser Malcolm (198-96, currently plays in NCAA2) helped Black Hills State University win their game against the Chadron State College crushing them 63-43 in the NCAA2 on Friday night. He recorded a double-double by scoring 15 points and getting 11 rebounds. The Black Hills State University has not so impressive 4-14 record this season. Malcolm's team will play only one more game in the NCAA2 Regular Season. And that game will be critical. Malcolm averaged so far 14.6ppg, 4.6rpg and 1.1apg. Despite he played previously for the British U20 national team, Malcolm is also a former U18 international player as he played for the Scottish team three years ago.

Other top Scottish players, who play abroad:

Lee Reilly (182-PG-92) plays for Glasgow Rocks in British BBL
Benjamin Warrington (193-G-92) plays for Templeogue in Irish Super League
Craig Malcolm (191-SF-94) plays for Manchester Magic in British NBL D1
Yannick Onifade (201-C/F) plays for Manchester Magic in British NBL D1
Findlay Wood (178-PG-97) plays for Greenhouse Pioneers in British NBL D2
Ewan Lancaster (198-SF-98) plays for The Hun School in the
Kyle Jimenez (187-G-98) plays for Charnwood in British EABL
Konrad Kantorski (181-PG-98) plays for Spinners in British NBL D1  

Eddie Matthew agreed terms with Plymouth Raiders - 4 days ago
Plymouth University Raiders (BBL) strengthened their roster with addition of 21-year old American international point guard Eddie Matthew (183-96) from Leeds Force. In 32 BBL games he recorded 8.5ppg, 1.9rpg, 1.2apg and 1.3spg last season. He won British BBL championship title in 2015. He has a double citizenship as he also holds Scottish passport. Matthew was called to Scottish Senior National Team this year. He has played previously for Newcastle Eagles. Plymouth University Raiders ros...   [read more]
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Scottish National Team 2017 - 2 months ago
Starting five
Keith Bunyan
Fraser Malcolm
Calum Nicol
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Lee Reilly
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