USIU Flames, Lions secure wins in KBF Premier League

USIU Flames, Lions secure wins in KBF Premier League

USIU Flames, Lions secure wins in KBF Premier League

Hilda Indasi in action against KCA

Last year’s runners up in the Kenya Basketball Federation Premier League women’s category, USIU Flames started the 2013 campaign on a positive note after crushing fellow students KCA-University 68-24 at the Nyayo Gymnasium on Sunday.

USIU dominated all the four quarters in the one sided match getting 14 points in the 1st against KCA’s 2 points afterwards adding 22 points in the 2nd quarter with KCA improving their tally with 17 points to put the half time scores at 36-19. In the subsequent quarters Flames achieved 15 points in the 3rd quarter and 17 points in the last to take the win while KCA had 10 and 5 points respectively.

In the men’s premier league match Lions won their second match in the league after they beat Blazers 65-33. Lions dominated the 1st quarter with a convincing 27 points while Blazers could only manage 5 points but the 2nd quarter saw them outwit Lions with a narrow 10-8 win.

The 3rd quarter saw Lions hold off Blazers with a narrow 11-10 win but in the final quarter they sealed off their win getting 19 points against their opponents 8 points. Lions’ James Omune who signed from Ulinzi garnered 15 points while Joseph Koech gave Blazers 12 points.

The league resumes next weekend.

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