October 18, 2021


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Nile University, Lagos Legends unbeaten in Total/NBBF Div one League

Nile University and Lagos legends yesterday maintained their unbeaten run in the ongoing Total sponsored National Division Basketball division one league in Lagos.

Nile University left it so late against Yobe Warriors but still did enough to win their second game as the Total/NBBF Division One league entered day three.

The Abubakar Hamzat led team dispatched their opponents from Yobe state by 74-70points at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos

Ahmadu Bello University after losing the first game in the Savannah Conference came back stronger against Safety Knights to win 62-41pts

In the Atlantic Conference, Chuba Ikpeazu from Anambra state was too strong for the Coal City Kings.

They recorded a comfortable 80-48pts victory after losing their first game to Comets and Police Bombers.

Ebun Comets, under legendary coach Ayodele Bakare also came out strong against Police Bombers.

Bakare masterminded his team to a narrow 47-44pts win for their third win in the conference.

Lagos Legends recorded their third victory with a comfortable win against Osun Lions.

With 88 points scored against OS Lions who could only manage 51 points, Lagos Legends are sitting comfortably on the log with a chance of qualifying for the Total Division One National Finals to be held in Lagos in July.