Sand Dollar rout Zulu Media 96-64, Cyber Tech top Mekaddish Millionaires 82-80

As of Friday, January 20, 2023


UNIVERSITY of The Bahamas Mingoes guard Erquantae Edgecombe fights for a rebound against The Rockets in their game on Monday at A.F. Adderley gym. The Mingoes lost 100-84. Photo: UB ATHLETICS

#THE New Providence Basketball Association continued its regular season action at the AF Adderley Gymnasium on Wednesday night.

#In the men’s division one feature contest, the Sand Dollar routed the Zulu Media Marketing 96-64 and the men’s division II opener, Cyber Tech got the win over Mekaddish Millionaires 82-80.

#The double header came after the league also played a double header on Monday.

#• Here’s a summary of the games played:

#Sand Dollar 96,

#Zulu Media Marketing

#Dave Davis scored a game high 22 points with 11 rebounds to lead a balanced scoring attack in their victory on Wednesday night.

#Rus-Shorn Strachan added 20 points, seven rebounds, three assists and two steals; Van Hutchinson Jr had 16 points, 17 rebounds, five assists and three steals; Shantoin Pratt had 12 points, 15 assists, six rebounds and two steals and Rashad Ingraham helped out with 10 points and four rebounds.

#Selwyn McKenzie had 17 points, three rebounds and a pair of assists and steals in a losing effort.

#Kriston Marshall had 16 points and 11 rebounds; Stephen Burrows had 15 points, three rebounds and three steals and John Bryant added 12 points, four rebounds and a pair of assists and steals.

#Rockets 100,

#Mingoes 84

#Roosevelt Whylly scored a game high 27 points with 18 rebounds, five assists and two steals and Livingstone Munnings had 26 points, 14 rebounds and four steals to lead Discount Distributors to victory on Monday night.

#Abel Joseph added 20 points, eight assists, seven rebounds and four steals and Crispin Gibson had nine points, four rebounds, three assists and two steals.

#The Rockets stayed undefeated at 7-0, while the Mingoes fell to 2-5.

#Theodore Grant posted a triple double in the loss to lead the Mingoes with 18 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds.

#Grant also had four steals on the night. Delano Armbrister led The Mingoes scoring attack with 23 points off of seven 3-pointers. Erquantae Edgecombe posted 12 points and Dremiko McIntosh had 10 points and 10 rebounds.

#The Mingoes started off strong and ended the first quarter tied at 18. The experienced Rockets though took the lead early in the second quarter and slowly extended it throughout the night.

#Head coach Bacchus Rolle said the team is still improving especially after the break.

#“We had a better effort tonight,” he said.

#“It was a much better effort tonight offensively, but we allowed just too many points in the paint especially against a strong team like The Rockets.

#“Hats off to the Rockets for a wonderful win but we showed poise, and we showed energy out there tonight.”

#Produce Express 84,

#Rockets 70:

#Rumalo Ellis scored 19 points with seven rebounds to lead the Produce Express to victory on Wednesday night.

#Dion Brown had 15 points, six rebounds and two steals; Maleak Johnson had 12 points, eight rebounds and five steals; and Anthon Williams (six assists and three rebounds), Randy Blanfort (eight rebounds) and Rasean Minnis (seven rebounds, three steals and two assists) all finished with nine points.

#In a losing effort, Keith Rolle had 13 points with five rebounds, five assists and three steals; Quebell Martin had 12 points and nine rebounds; Terrano Oliver Sr had 11 points and four assists and Osee Olibrice (three rebounds, three assists and two steals) and Jefferson Miller (five) both had 10 points.

#Cyber Tech 82,


#Millionaires 80

#Devon Bonaby Jr had a game high 22 points with seven rebounds, three assists and three steals; Tyrese Porter had 20 points, five rebounds, five assist and four steals; Daniel Bethel had 19 points and six rebounds; Steve Shurton had 11 points and eight rebounds and K’Jay Nixon helped out with 10 points, 11 rebounds, four assists and two steals.

#Travjuan Alleyne had 17 points, 19 rebounds and five assists in a losing effort.

#Preston Ferguson had 15 points, seven rebounds and two assists; Clayton Miller had 13 points and six rebounds and Dauran Marshall added 10 points and 12 rebounds.

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