In the latest results for the Digicel National Basketball League the Wendy’s Tarheels are now in first place after an impressive victory over the Esso Blazers 86-72. The Heels were led by an incredible performance from Dwight O’Garro who had 20 points, 22 rebounds and 9 assists, Al Nixon had his best performance of the season with 12 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists. For the Blazers, Kevin Maxwell led his team in a losing effort with 19 points and 12 rebounds while Nicholas ‘Muscle’ Beverley also poured in 19 points.
Game 2 saw what is probably the biggest upset of the season! The Philippines defeated Georgetown Sports Club 68 -65!
Christian Ferrer led his team with 29 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 steals while teammate Bubot Barozzo added 10 points. For GTSC Kenny Latrico led the way with 24 points, 5 rebounds and while Mike Morgan had 10 points and 9 rebounds. GTSC had their highest turnover total ever with 25 and this proved to be a key factor to their loss with credit to the Philippines.