AfroBasket Championship: D’Tigers strengthen to Afro-basket Semfinals


Nigeria’s senior men basketball crew, the D’Tigers, advanced to the Semi Finals of the continued  2017 guys’s AfroBasket Championship in Tunisia defeating  Cameroon 106-ninety one factors.
The Nigerian aspect started off early, triumphing the first area 25-18 points, and consolidating in this with a 27-25 factors win in the 2nd region.in keeping with the legit website of Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), D’Tigers led the scoreboard combination all through the fiercely-contested quarter-very last healthy.
The Cameroonians fought lower back to win 27-23 in the 0.33 zone, however it became not enough to upstage the D’Tigers who nonetheless led 75-70.


U.S.-based Ikechukwu Nwamu was the top performer for the D’Tigers with 25 factors, four rebounds, seven assists and a thieve.
Ike Diogu also scored 28 points, one thieve and a block, even as Daniel Ochefu had 10 rebounds, and Ike Iroegbu had seven assists.
Cameroon’s top performer became Benoit Mbala, who scored 32 factors, 10 rebounds, one help and 3 steals, however he was unable to assist his crew live on the claws of D’Tigers.
In Friday’s semi-finals, Nigeria will meet the winners of the sector-final conflict among Senegal and Angola, which become being performed in a while Thursday.

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