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SBL Standings
 1. Fribourg 3-0 
 2. Geneve Lions 3-0 
 3. Massagno 3-0 
 4. Lugano Tigers 2-1 
 5. Pully 1-1 
 6. Neuchatel 1-2 
 7. Monthey 1-2 
 8. Lakers 1-2 
 9. Starwings 1-2 
 10. Winterthur 1-2 
 11. Boncourt 1-2 
 12. Swiss Central 0-4 
Full Standings
Last:10/17/2017
NLB Standings
 1. Acad.Fribourg 2-0 
 2. Morges-Saint-Prex 2-0 
 3. Villars 2-0 
 4. BBC Nyon 1-1 
 5. GC Zurich 1-1 
 6. Lausanne 0-2 
 7. Lug.Tigers U23 0-2 
 8. Meyrin Basket 0-2 
Full Standings
Last:10/16/2017
1LN Standings
East
 1. Baeren 3-0 
 2. BCKE 2-0 
 3. Starwings U23 2-1 
 4. Boncourt II 1-1 
 5. Soleure-Solothurn 1-1 
 6. Baden 0-1 
 7. Mendrisiotto 0-2 
 8. Arbedo 0-3 
West
 1. Bernex 3-0 
 2. Sion 3-0 
 3. Blonay Basket 2-1 
 4. Martigny 2-1 
 5. Neuchatel U23 2-1 
 6. Sarine 2-1 
 7. Chene 1-2 
 8. Agaune 0-3 
 9. Collombey-Muraz 0-3 
 10. Renens 0-3 
Last:10/15/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Alex WELSH
  Winterthur
  (200-F-94)
  Avg: 21.7
 1. Welsh, Winterthur21.7 
 2. Wade, Pully20.7 
 3. Carey, Lugano T.20.7 
 4. Brown, Boncourt19.7 
 5. De-L., Pully18.3 
 6. Burnatowski, Fribo.17.7 
 7. Addison, Geneve L.16.7 
 8. Toure, Fribourg16.7 
 9. Kostic, Starwings16.7 
 10. Downey, Winterthur16.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Sam DOWNEY
  Winterthur
  (206-C-94)
  Avg: 12
 1. Downey, Winterthur12.0 
 2. Molteni, Lugano T.11.0 
 3. Jankovic, Massagno10.7 
 4. Aw, Massagno10.7 
 5. Thompson, Swiss C.10.5 
 6. Jurkovitz, Fribourg10.0 
 7. Toure, Fribourg9.3 
 8. Williams, Boncourt8.7 
 9. Humphrey, Monthey8.3 
 10. De-L., Pully8.0 
Assists Per Game
 Nemanja KOVACEVIC
  Swiss C.
  (194-G-85)
  Avg: 7
 1. Kovacevic, Swiss C.7.0 
 2. Timberlake, Fribourg5.7 
 3. Rambo, Lugano T.5.3 
 4. Medford, Geneve L.5.3 
 5. Katnic, Monthey5.3 
 6. Roberson, Massagno4.7 
 7. Babic, Starwings4.3 
 8. Brown, Boncourt4.3 
 9. Molteni, Lugano T.4.0 
 10. Hess, Starwings3.7 
Steals Per Game
 Tyran DE LATTIBEAUDIERE
  Pully
  (201-F-91)
  Avg: 4
 1. De-L., Pully4.0 
 2. Katnic, Monthey3.7 
 3. Jurkovitz, Fribourg3.3 
 4. Carey, Lugano T.3.3 
 5. Medford, Geneve L.3.0 
 6. Molteni, Lugano T.3.0 
 7. Babic, Starwings2.3 
 8. Wade, Pully2.3 
 9. Kazadi, Monthey2.3 
 10. Jaunin, Fribourg2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Babacar TOURE
  Fribourg
  (205-C/F-85)
  Avg: 2.3
 1. Toure, Fribourg2.3 
 2. De-L., Pully1.7 
 3. Henry, Monthey1.5 
 4. Williams, Boncourt1.3 
 5. Kozic, Boncourt1.0 
 6. Fosserat, Fribourg1.0 
 7. Elliott, Geneve Lions1.0 
 8. Bracelli, Massagno1.0 
 9. Kasse, Lakers1.0 
 10. Williamson, Neuchatel0.7 

Next Round Schedule

Round 4 (Regular Season)

Starwings 83% Oct.22 Swiss Cent.
Lugano Tiger Oct.21 Geneve Lions 67%
Boncourt 57% Oct.21 Winterthur
Fribourg 93% Oct.21 Monthey
Swiss Cent. Oct.21 Lakers 78%
Neuchatel Oct.21 Massagno 83%
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Regular Season)

GC Zurich Oct.22 Morges-Saint 75%
BBC Nyon 93% Oct.22 Lug.Tigers U
Lausanne Oct.21 Villars 97%
Acad.Fribour 99% Oct.21 Meyrin Bsk
LNA Round 2 (Second Stage): Monthey beat Starwings by three after a very close game - Mar 27, 2017


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Sixth-ranked Starwings (10-12) used its home court advantage to challenge Monthey (15-7) in Basel on Sunday. The visitors from Monthey managed to secure only three-point victory 79-76. However their fans expected easier game. Starwings trailed by 14 points after 3 quarters before a 26-15 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 76-79 at the end of the game. 24 personal fouls committed by Starwings helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. American forward Markel Humphrey (198-86, college: Marshall, agency: Three Eye Sports) orchestrated the victory by scoring 22 points and 5 rebounds. Naturalized French Mikael Maruotto (201-91) contributed with 21 points for the winners. American guard Chris Jones (188-93, college: Angelo St.) replied with 35 points (!!!) for Starwings. Monthey is looking forward to face Lugano Tigers at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Starwings will play against Fribourg (#1) and are hoping to prove to their fans that this time they can win.
An interesting game for Fribourg (19-3) which played road game in Geneve against Geneve Lions (13-9). Fribourg managed to get a 8-point victory 72-64. American players dominated the game. Forward Travis Taylor (203-90, college: Xavier) had a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and Troran Brown chipped in 16 points during the contest. Forward Chris Braswell (206-89, college: Charlotte) responded with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 15 rebounds. Fribourg will play against Starwings (#6) in Basel in the next round where they are favorite. Geneve Lions will play on the road against Neuchatel and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Worth to mention about the upset in a game between Swiss Central (9-12) and Massagno (7-14), which took place in Massagno. Swiss Central lost to Massagno in a road game 67-76 on Sunday. Warren Niles notched 18 points to lead the effort. Massagno's coach Renato Pasquali used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even 18 points and 7 rebounds by Colin Voss did not help to save the game for Swiss Central. Massagno will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Swiss Central will play against Boncourt (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last two games of round 2
In Places 1-6 Neuchatel was smashed by Lugano Tigers on the road 82-57.
In Places 7-11 Boncourt won against Winterthur on its own court 84-70.
The most impressive performance of 2nd round was 13 points and 7 rebounds by Brandon Taylor of Massagno.

Places 1-6
Starwings - Monthey 76-79

Sixth-ranked Starwings (10-12) used its home court advantage to challenge Monthey (15-7) in Basel on Sunday. The visitors from Monthey managed to secure only three-point victory 79-76. However their fans expected easier game. Starwings trailed by 14 points after 3 quarters before a 26-15 run in the last quarter cut the deficit to 76-79 at the end of the game. 24 personal fouls committed by Starwings helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. American forward Markel Humphrey (198-86, college: Marshall, agency: Three Eye Sports) orchestrated the victory by scoring 22 points and 5 rebounds. Naturalized French Mikael Maruotto (201-91) contributed with 21 points for the winners. Four Monthey players scored in double figures. American guard Chris Jones (188-93, college: Angelo St.) replied with 35 points (!!!) and his fellow American import power forward Octavius Brown (206-93, college: Alcorn St.) added 8 points and 7 rebounds in the effort for Starwings. Monthey is looking forward to face Lugano Tigers at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Starwings will play against Fribourg (#1) and are hoping to prove to their fans that this time they can win.
Top scorers:
Monthey: M.Humphrey 22+5reb+3ast, M.Maruotto 21+1reb+2ast, J.Dubas 12+4reb+3ast, B.Young 10+4ast, R.Maza 7+4reb, J.Heath 6+7reb
Starwings: C.Jones 35+4reb+3ast, A.Herrmann 10+1reb+4ast, P.Sager 8+2ast, O.Brown 8+7reb+1ast, B.Schoo 6+3reb+1ast, J.Fuchs 5
gschID: 542851


Lugano Tigers - Neuchatel 82-57

No shocking result in a game when Lugano Tigers (15-7) crushed at home Neuchatel (13-9) 82-57 on Sunday. The game was mostly controlled by Lugano Tigers. Neuchatel managed to win fourth quarter 17-16. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Lugano Tigers made 17-of-20 free shots (85.0 percent) during the game. Lugano Tigers outrebounded Neuchatel 39-23 including 25 on the defensive glass. American guard Tristan Carey (193-91, college: Longwood) notched 29 points to lead the effort and naturalized Senegalese power forward Jules Aw (202-86) supported him with 12 points and 9 rebounds. Lugano Tigers' coach Nicola Brienza felt very confident that he used 10 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even 16 points and 7 rebounds by Serbian power forward Zoran Krstanovic (204-82) did not help to save the game for Neuchatel. The former international power forward David Ramseier (202-87) added 12 points and 7 rebounds for the guests. Lugano Tigers will meet Monthey (#3) on the road in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Neuchatel will play against Geneve Lions and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Lugano Tigers: T.Carey 29+2reb+1ast, A.Louissaint 14+3ast, J.Aw 12+9reb+1ast, N.West 8+8reb, D.Stockalper 7+6reb+1ast, E.Williams 6+4reb+1ast
Neuchatel: Z.Krstanovic 16+7reb+1ast, B.Savoy 14+1reb, D.Ramseier 12+7reb+2ast, T.Brown 7+3reb+2ast, R.Danys 4+4reb+3ast, C.Mafuta 2+1reb+1ast
gschID: 542850


Geneve Lions - Fribourg 64-72

An interesting game for Fribourg (19-3) which played road game in Geneve against Geneve Lions (13-9). Fribourg managed to get a 8-point victory 72-64. Geneve Lions were tied at the half but could not keep up in last two quarters eventually losing the game. American players dominated the game. Forward Travis Taylor (203-90, college: Xavier) had a double-double by scoring 19 points and 10 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and guard Troran Brown (188-89, college: Montevallo) chipped in 16 points during the contest. Forward Chris Braswell (206-89, college: Charlotte) responded with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 15 rebounds and point guard Kelvin Parker (184-82, college: NW Missouri St.) scored 15 points and 6 steals. Four Geneve Lions players scored in double figures. Fribourg will play against Starwings (#6) in Basel in the next round where they are favorite. Geneve Lions will play on the road against Neuchatel and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Fribourg: T.Taylor 19+10reb+2ast, T.Brown 16+4reb+2ast, J.Roberson 12+2reb+2ast, N.Jurkovitz 8+2reb+2ast, W.Molteni 5+5reb, D.Mladjan 4+1reb
Geneve Lions: A.Ballard 16+3reb, K.Parker 15+1reb+3ast, C.Braswell 13+15reb+3ast, R.Kovac 10+3reb+1ast, R.Grueninger 4+2reb, M.Mladjan 4+4reb
gschID: 542849


Places 7-11
Boncourt - Winterthur 84-70

Rather expected game when Winterthur (2-19) lost on the road to Boncourt (8-13) 84-70 on Sunday. The game was mostly controlled by Boncourt. Winterthur managed to win fourth quarter 20-15. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Boncourt dominated down low during the game scoring 54 of its points in the paint compared to Winterthur's 32. American players dominated also this game. Forward Jarvis Williams (198-89, college: Minn.St.-Mankato) notched a double-double by scoring 21 points and 10 rebounds to lead the effort and point guard Richard Carter (180-92, college: Drake, agency: Inception Sports) supported him with 21 points and 4 assists. Boncourt's coach Nicolas Perot used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even 23 points and 7 rebounds by swingman Shane Southwell (201-92, college: Kansas St.) did not help to save the game for Winterthur. Forward Milton Jennings (206-90, college: Clemson, agency: Court Side) added 12 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Boncourt will meet Swiss Central (#7) in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Winterthur will play against Lausanne (#9) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Boncourt: J.Williams 21+10reb+2ast, R.Carter 21+3reb+4ast, N.Calasan 14+10reb+2ast, J.Landenbergue 12+1reb+2ast, V.Gaillard 7+1reb+1ast, B.Kostic 3+3reb+3ast
Winterthur: S.Southwell 23+7reb+1ast, R.Whack 12+2reb+2ast, M.Jennings 12+7reb+5ast, J.Downing 12+4reb+1ast, K.Monteiro 7+5reb+1ast, A.Savon 2+4reb
gschID: 542852


Massagno - Swiss Central 76-67

Worth to mention about the upset in a game between Swiss Central (9-12) and Massagno (7-14), which took place in Massagno. Swiss Central lost to Massagno in a road game 67-76 on Sunday. The hosts trailed by 5 points at the halftime before their 37-23 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. American guard Warren Niles (196-89, college: ORU, agency: Two Points) notched 18 points to lead the effort and Danish center Jonas Bergstedt (210-91) supported him with 10 points and 8 rebounds. Five Massagno players scored in double figures. Massagno's coach Renato Pasquali used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even 18 points and 7 rebounds by American Colin Voss (201, college: N.Texas) did not help to save the game for Swiss Central. Serbian guard Nemanja Kovacevic (194-85) added 6 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists for the guests. Massagno will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Swiss Central will play against Boncourt (#8) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Massagno: W.Niles 18+3reb+3ast, B.Taylor 13+7reb+1ast, Q.Day 12+4reb+1ast, M.Magnani 11+1reb+1ast, P.Ishiodu 10+3reb+1ast, J.Bergstedt 10+8reb+3ast
Swiss Central: C.Voss 18+7reb+1ast, M.Pluess 15+2reb+1ast, M.Lehmann 13+4reb+2ast, N.Stevanovic 6+6reb+1ast, N.Kovacevic 6+7reb+7ast, B.Tomic 6+3reb+3ast
gschID: 542853
  




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