BASKETBALL: UCC Demons 86-90 Maree 

BASKETBALL: UCC Demons 86-90 Maree 

Maree edged a nail biting contest on Sunday afternoon (21st October) as they edged out UCC Demons in the Men’s Super League for their first victory of the season.

Kyle Hosford was once again outstanding for Demons, but even his 38 points weren’t enough to help his team over the line.

Maree’s Sean Sellers was tough to stop from beyond the three-point line, finishing with 28 points and helping his side home to their first win of the season.

“We’re really delighted at this stage,” said Maree’s Mike Lynch to Basketball Ireland afterwards.  “We’ve had a tough couple of games, all of which we started off really well, but we needed a bit more concentration, especially going into the third quarter.

“We did have that today, so I’m very happy with how they’ve done.”

UCC Demons 86-90 Maree 

Top scorers Demons: Kyle Hosford 38, Girts Lazdans 16, Colin O Reilly 15

Top scorers Maree: Sean Sellers 28, Neils Bunshchoten 24, Eoin Rockall 10

Half time score: UCC Demons 44-46 Maree

Maree’s next game in the 2018-19 Men’s Basketball Super League is at home against UCD Marian on Sunday, 4th November.  Action begins in Calasanctius College, Galway at 3pm.

TEAM PLD W L PF PA PD PTS
Templeogue 4 4 0 337 286 51 12
Belfast Star 4 3 1 334 292 42 9
Garveys Tralee Warriors 4 3 1 362 337 25 9
Keanes Supervalu Killorglin 4 3 1 307 299 8 9
UCC Demons 4 2 2 332 326 6 6
Pyrobel Killester 4 2 2 289 283 6 6
Moycullen 4 2 2 305 301 4 6
UCD Marian 4 2 2 302 300 2 6
Griffith College Swords Thunder 4 1 3 321 330 -9 3
Maree 4 1 3 280 310 -30 3
DCU Saints 4 1 3 305 352 -47 3
CandS Neptune 4 0 4 319 377 -58 0
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