Golden Kings make quick work of Evessa

/ Apr 22, 2017

Golden Kings make quick work of Evessa

Two teams entered Saturday’s contest with the same target: improving their chances of making the playoffs. The Ryukyu Golden Kings did just that, winning 84-69 over the host Osaka Evessa. The longtime bj-league rivals who captured seven of the league’s 11 titles, now competing ...

Jets hold nerve to edge Alvark

/ Apr 16, 2017

Jets hold nerve to edge Alvark

In a heated contest that featured the intensity of a playoff clash, the Chiba Jets held on for an 84-78 victory over the Alvark Tokyo on Sunday afternoon. The Alvark never led in the series finale, a day after dropping an overtime contest against ...

Focused Brex move closer to locking up East title

/ Apr 15, 2017

Focused Brex move closer to locking up East title

The chase is ongoing for the East Division regular-season title. With a 78-68 victory over the visiting Levanga Hokkaido on Saturday, the East-leading Tochigi Brex moved a step closer to winning the division. All-Star forward Ryan Rossiter scored 26 points and pulled down 24 ...

Levanga earn narrow win over Akita

/ Apr 11, 2017

Levanga earn narrow win over Akita

Potent 3-point shooting carried the Levanga Hokkaido past the Akita Northern Happinets on Tuesday night in Sapporo. The hosts sank 10 of 20 3s in a 66-65 victory, completing a two-game series sweep. The hosts needed the long-range scoring — every 3-point basket in ...

Suzuki shines for South Georgia Tech

| Apr 8, 2017

Suzuki shines for South Georgia Tech

The South Georgia Technical College women’s basketball team has quietly built a stellar program in recent years. With a vision and purposeful planning, coach James Frey, in his fifth season at the helm, and his staff have recruited smartly and found players, from near ...