25 septembre 2006

UGANDA : Bucks down Amazon


Results (men)
Jammers 55 Vegetarians 59
MBC Rocks 51 Mak Youth 68
KIU 75 Livingstone 59
Rangers 94 Crane High 47
Lady Bucks 57 Amazon 33

JUDITH Akoth scored a game high 16 points to spur record winners Lady Bucks to a 57-33 win over Amazon Rhino Saturday afternoon in an MTN Basketball League game played at Makerere University pool court. Miriam Birungi gathered 10 points while leading scorer Frances Nabulobi had 9 for Lady Bucks.

On-form KIU Rangers defeated Crane High School 94-47 at the YMCA Courts in Wandegeya. The results imply that Lady Bucks and Rangers will have to wait for their last league games against A-1 Challenge and table leaders KCC Leopards to determine play-off places.

Injured Isaac Afidra (24 pts )
made a surprise return to help KIU defeat Livingstone 77-59 in the top Yellow Max Conference.

In the men's Yellow Go Conference, Vegetarians edged 2001 champions Sky Jammers 59-55 to snatch a place in the play-offs.