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 4. Boras 18-12 
 5. Nassjo 16-14 
 6. Sundsvall 15-15 
 7. Uppsala 14-16 
 8. Malbas 12-18 
 9. Jamtland 11-19 
 10. Eco Orebro 6-24 
 11. Umea 4-26 
Last:6/1/2016
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 5. Eskilstuna 6-7 
 6. IK Eos 4-9 
 7. Talje 3-11 
 8. KFUM Central 2-10 
BEHN forts
 1. Alvik Basket 19-2 
 2. Ostersund 15-6 
 3. Jarfalla 10-11 
 4. KFUM Fryshuset 10-11 
 5. Orongo 8-13 
 6. BG Lulea 8-13 
 7. Norrort 8-13 
 8. KFUM Blackeberg 6-15 
BEHS forts
 1. Koping 18-6 
 2. Trelleborg 18-6 
 3. Boras II 16-8 
 4. Helsingborg 13-11 
 5. Wetterbygden 13-11 
 6. Huddinge 13-11 
 7. Lobas 10-14 
 8. RIG Mark 6-18 
 9. Brahe Basket 1-23 
Stage One Standings
Last:4/17/2016
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Group O
 1. ASVEL 5-1 
 2. Maccabi Rishon 4-2 
 3. Krka 2-4 
 4. Kataja Basket 1-5 
Group P
 1. Ventspils 4-2 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 3-3 
 4. Lukoil Acad. 1-5 
Group Q
 1. Turk Telekom 5-1 
 2. Oostende 5-1 
 3. Boras 2-4 
 4. Slask Wroclaw 0-6 
Group R
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. AV Cantu 3-3 
 3. Enisey 3-3 
 4. TU/Rock 1-5 
Group S
 1. Rovinari 3-3 
 2. Cibona 3-3 
 3. P.Zvaigzdes 3-3 
 4. Le Havre 3-3 
Group T
 1. Juventus 4-2 
 2. Khimik 4-2 
 3. Mons-Hainaut 3-3 
 4. Bakken 1-5 
Group U
 1. Fraport SKY 6-0 
 2. Royal Hali 3-3 
 3. Sodertalje 2-4 
 4. Rosa Radom 1-5 
Group V
 1. Openjobmetis V. 5-1 
 2. AEK 3-3 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Gussing 1-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/3/2016
Points Per Game
 Corin HENRY
  Jamtland
  (180-PG-88)
  Avg: 20.6
 1. Henry, Jamtland20.6 
 2. Burrows, LF Basket20.1 
 3. Lindqvist, Spirou18.4 
 4. Barton, Sundsvall18.0 
 5. Anzuluni, Umea17.5 
 6. Bizaca, Sodertalje16.9 
 7. Baker, Logan T.16.8 
 8. Maraker, Boras16.3 
 9. Krayem, Boras16.0 
 10. Sigurdarson, Boras15.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 10.8
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkopi.10.8 
 2. Baeringsson, Sunds.10.1 
 3. Engstrom, Malbas9.7 
 4. Anzuluni, Umea8.6 
 5. Burrows, LF Basket8.3 
 6. Nordstrom, Uppsala8.1 
 7. Szabo, Eco Orebro7.9 
 8. Anderson, Soder.7.7 
 9. Maraker, Boras7.6 
 10. Pavlovic, Eco O.7.6 
Assists Per Game
 Toni PROSTRAN
  LF Basket
  (182-G-91)
  Avg: 7.2
 1. Prostran, LF Bask.7.2 
 2. Krayem, Boras6.2 
 3. Barton, Sundsvall5.9 
 4. Henry, Jamtland5.7 
 5. Solevic, Nassjo5.0 
 6. Bowlin, Sodertalje4.3 
 7. Darboe, Boras4.1 
 8. Smith, Norrkoping3.9 
 9. Peltier, Eco Orebro3.9 
 10. Pierre, Umea3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Yannick ANZULUNI
  Umea
  (204-F-87)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Anzuluni, Umea2.4 
 2. Henry, Jamtland2.1 
 3. Rackley, Malbas1.8 
 4. Solevic, Nassjo1.8 
 5. Person, Uppsala1.6 
 6. Bowlin, Sodertalje1.6 
 7. Krayem, Boras1.6 
 8. Starks, Eco Orebro1.6 
 9. Dawit, Umea1.5 
 10. Perine, Umea1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Joakim KJELLBOM
  Norrkoping
  (212-C-79)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Kjellbom, Norrkopi.1.8 
 2. Vitali, Boras1.6 
 3. Spires, Sodertalje1.3 
 4. Engstrom, Malbas1.2 
 5. Burrows, LF Basket1.2 
 6. Ruffin, Nassjo1.1 
 7. Anzuluni, Umea1.0 
 8. Darling, Nassjo0.8 
 9. Palm, Boras0.8 
 10. Markusson, Jamtl.0.8 

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Basketligan Round 11: Sundsvall and Boras Basket get another victories - Nov 16, 2012


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Leader Boras Basket delivered the ninth win on Friday night. This time they beat 12th ranked Nassjo (1-10) 103-85. The guests trailed by 6 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 10-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 103-85. Boras Basket made 30-of-36 free shots (83.3 percent) during the game, while Nassjo only scored eleven points from the stripe. 29 personal fouls committed by Nassjo helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was American forward Christopher McKnight (201-87, college: Akron) who scored 26 points and 6 rebounds. His fellow American import point guard James Miller (180-79, college: N.Carolina A&T, agency: Higher Vision Sports) chipped in 19 points and 4 assists. Canadian guard Tut Ruach (188-85) produced 29 points and 4 assists for the hosts. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Boras Basket have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain first place with 9-2 record, which they share with Sundsvall. Newly promoted Nassjo stay at the bottom position with ten games lost. Boras Basket is looking forward to face 08 Stockholm (#7) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Nassjo will play against KFUM Jamtland (#10) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Stockholm was also worth to mention about. Second ranked Sundsvall Dragons (9-2) played at the court of 7th ranked 08 Stockholm (5-5). Sundsvall Dragons defeated 08 Stockholm 100-84. American forward Michael Cuffee (195-83, college: Middle Tenn.St.) orchestrated the victory by scoring 20 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Hlynur Baeringsson contributed with 15 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. Sundsvall Dragons' coach Peter Oqvist allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American forward Isiah Brown (203-89, college: E.Tenn.St.) answered with a double-double by scoring 15 points, 10 rebounds and 4 blocks for 08 Stockholm. Sundsvall Dragons have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Boras. 08 Stockholm at the other side keeps the seventh place with five games lost. Sundsvall Dragons will play against Uppsala Basket (#4) on the road in the next round. 08 Stockholm will play against the league's leader Boras Basket and hopes to get back on the winning track.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Uppsala. Local Uppsala Basket (7-3) outscored 9th ranked White Eagles (3-8) 75-51 on Friday night. Worth to mention a quality performance of Rickard Eriksson who helped to win the game recording 15 points. Uppsala Basket's coach Kelly Grant felt very confident that he used 10 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Dragoljub Kitanovic responded with 11 points. Uppsala Basket moved-up to third place, which they share with Sodertalje. White Eagles lost their third game in a row. Newly promoted team keep the ninth position with eight games lost. They share it with Jamtland and Eco Orebro. Uppsala Basket will meet at home league's second-placed Sundsvall Dragons in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. White Eagles will play against Eco Orebro (#11) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last two games of round 11 Norrkoping defeated Eco Orebro in Norrkoping 82-65. Solna beat Jamtland at home 87-81.


Uppsala - Eagles 75-51

The game with biggest result difference took place in Uppsala. Local Uppsala Basket (7-3) outscored 9th ranked White Eagles (3-8) 75-51 on Friday night. The game was mostly controlled by Uppsala Basket. White Eagles managed to win third quarter 21-18. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated on the defensive end, holding White Eagles to just 6 points in second quarter and to 14 points in first half. Uppsala Basket made 20-of-23 free shots (87.0 percent) during the game. Worth to mention a quality performance of Rickard Eriksson (190-82) who helped to win the game recording 15 points. The former international Johan Jeansson (198-85) helped adding 12 points and 6 rebounds. Uppsala Basket's coach Kelly Grant felt very confident that he used 10 players and allowed the starting five to rest. Serbian center Dragoljub Kitanovic (203-85) responded with 11 points and Montenegrin forward Nikola Ljujic (202-91) scored 8 points and 7 rebounds. Uppsala Basket moved-up to third place, which they share with Sodertalje. White Eagles lost their third game in a row. Newly promoted team keep the ninth position with eight games lost. They share it with Jamtland and Eco Orebro. Uppsala Basket will meet at home league's second-placed Sundsvall Dragons in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. White Eagles will play against Eco Orebro (#11) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Uppsala: R.Eriksson 15+2reb+2ast, J.Jeansson 12+6reb, K.Wright 10+1reb+1ast, O.Lindell 9+5reb, A.Nordstrom 9+6reb, M.Nakos 6+2ast
Eagles: D.Kitanovic 11+4reb+3ast, M.Ljujic 10+3reb, A.Micovic 10+6reb, P.Holmstrom 8+1reb, N.Ljujic 8+7reb+1ast, N.Stefanovic 4+4reb+2ast
gschID: 181971


Eco Orebro - Norrkoping 65-82

There was no surprise when 10th ranked Eco Orebro (3-8) was defeated at home by fifth ranked Norrkoping Dolphins (7-4) 82-65 on Friday. The game was mostly controlled by Norrkoping Dolphins. Eco Orebro managed to win third quarter 24-19. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Norrkoping Dolphins dominated down low during the game scoring 54 of its points in the paint compared to Eco Orebro's 34 and made 16-of-21 free shots (76.2 percent) during the game. It was a great evening for American-British forward Oladapo Ayuba (198-86, college: UMKC) who led his team to a victory scoring 16 points and 6 rebounds. Icelandic guard Pavel Ermolinskij (202-87, agency: I.D.S. Law) helped adding 10 points, 7 rebounds and 8 assists. Four Norrkoping Dolphins players scored in double figures. Norrkoping Dolphins' coach Paul Burke used a ten-player rotation and allowed the starting five to get some rest. American-Bosnian point guard Terell Castle (182-72, college: Nicholls St., agency: Court Side) responded with 20 points, 6 assists and 4 steals and Croatian forward Fran Urli (203-89, college: Hawaii-Pacific, agency: Dynamics Global Management) scored 10 points and 7 rebounds. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Norrkoping Dolphins. Defending champion maintains fifth place with 7-4 record. Loser Eco Orebro dropped to the ninth position with eight games lost. They share it with Jamtland and Eagles. Norrkoping Dolphins will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Eco Orebro will play against White Eagles (#9) in Stockholm and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Norrkoping: O.Ayuba 16+6reb+3ast, P.Hampton 12+3reb+3ast, M.Ringstrom 11+3reb+1ast, J.Hughes 10+3reb, P.Ermolinskij 10+7reb+8ast, A.Saks 9+5reb+1ast
Eco Orebro: T.Castle 20+2reb+6ast, D.Santee 12+6reb, F.Urli 10+7reb+2ast, T.Whitworth 8+2reb+6ast, P.Boljkovac 5+2ast, W.Magarity 4+5reb
gschID: 181970


Nassjo - Boras 85-103

Leader Boras Basket delivered the ninth win on Friday night. This time they beat 12th ranked Nassjo (1-10) 103-85. The guests trailed by 6 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 10-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 103-85. Boras Basket made 30-of-36 free shots (83.3 percent) during the game, while Nassjo only scored eleven points from the stripe. 29 personal fouls committed by Nassjo helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was American forward Christopher McKnight (201-87, college: Akron) who scored 26 points and 6 rebounds. His fellow American import point guard James Miller (180-79, college: N.Carolina A&T, agency: Higher Vision Sports) chipped in 19 points and 4 assists. Four Boras Basket players scored in double figures. Canadian guard Tut Ruach (188-85) produced 29 points and 4 assists and American forward William Walker (200-87, college: Bethel, IN, agency: Warren Sports International) added 19 points and 10 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Boras Basket have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain first place with 9-2 record, which they share with Sundsvall. Newly promoted Nassjo stay at the bottom position with ten games lost. Boras Basket is looking forward to face 08 Stockholm (#7) on the road in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Nassjo will play against KFUM Jamtland (#10) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Boras: C.McKnight 26+6reb+2ast, J.Miller 19+3reb+4ast, M.Palm 18+6reb, T.Oglesby 14+1reb+5ast, H.Carlsson 8+3reb+3ast, J.Thomas 8+6reb+2ast
Nassjo: T.Ruach 29+3reb+4ast, W.Walker 19+10reb+2ast, S.Lukasiak 11+9reb+1ast, M.Liljeqvist 7+3reb, K.Ternell 6+3reb+1ast, C.Henriks 4+1reb+1ast
gschID: 181968


08 - Sundsvall 84-100

The game in Stockholm was also worth to mention about. Second ranked Sundsvall Dragons (9-2) played at the court of 7th ranked 08 Stockholm (5-5). Sundsvall Dragons defeated 08 Stockholm 100-84. The game was mostly controlled by Sundsvall Dragons. 08 Stockholm was better in fourth quarter 30-26. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Sundsvall Dragons made 18-of-21 charity shots (85.7 percent) during the game. American forward Michael Cuffee (195-83, college: Middle Tenn.St.) orchestrated the victory by scoring 20 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Icelandic forward Hlynur Baeringsson (200-82) contributed with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. Sundsvall Dragons' coach Peter Oqvist allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American forward Isiah Brown (203-89, college: E.Tenn.St.) answered with a double-double by scoring 15 points, 10 rebounds and 4 blocks and international point guard Jonathan Person (192-93) added 17 points and 5 assists in the effort for 08 Stockholm. Five Sundsvall Dragons and four 08 Stockholm players scored in double figures. Sundsvall Dragons have an impressive series of six victories in a row. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Boras. 08 Stockholm at the other side keeps the seventh place with five games lost. Sundsvall Dragons will play against Uppsala Basket (#4) on the road in the next round. 08 Stockholm will play against the league's leader Boras Basket and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Sundsvall: M.Cuffee 20+8reb+4ast, J.Sigurdarson 16+6reb+2ast, H.Baeringsson 15+11reb+3ast, A.Wesby 14+3reb+6ast, D.Eliasson 11+1reb+1ast, T.Liden 7+5reb
08: J.Person 17+2reb+5ast, I.Brown 15+10reb+1ast, J.Blom 14+3reb, K.Augustus 12+5reb, N.Hedstrom 8+4reb+3ast, O.Ilunga 6+2reb+1ast
gschID: 181967


Solna - Jamtland 87-81

No shocking result in a game when seventh ranked Solna Vikings (6-5) defeated at home 10th ranked KFUM Jamtland (3-8) 87-81 on Thursday. KFUM Jamtland trailed by 11 points after 3 quarters before a 25-20 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 81-87 at the end of the game. Solna Vikings made 21-of-26 free shots (80.8 percent) during the game. Solna Vikings outrebounded KFUM Jamtland 37-24 including 28 on the defensive glass. It was a great evening for American forward Donald Johnson (201, college: CSU Bakersfield) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 11 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). His fellow American import guard Kelvin Lewis (195-88, college: Houston, agency: Pro One Sports) helped adding 16 points. Five Solna Vikings players scored in double figures. American guard Darryl Hudson (195-85, college: Howard) responded with 26 points and 4 assists and Croatian forward Drazen Klaric (204-80) scored 20 points and 5 rebounds. Solna Vikings moved-up to sixth place. KFUM Jamtland lost their fourth game in a row. They dropped to the ninth position with eight games lost. They share it with Eco Orebro and Eagles. Solna Vikings will meet at home LF Basket (#8) in the next round. KFUM Jamtland will play against Nassjo and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Solna: D.Johnson 17+11reb+1ast, K.Lewis 16+2reb+3ast, J.Sedlak 15+5reb+1ast, R.Ahonen 12+6ast, M.Levin 12+3reb+4ast, J.Nystrom 10+5reb+4ast
Jamtland: D.Hudson 26+4reb+4ast, D.Klaric 20+5reb, J.Pierre 9+2reb+4ast, A.Karlsson 7, J.Ronstrom 6+8reb, L.Marolt 6+3reb
gschID: 181966
  




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