November 17, 2018
This year’s tournament is taking place in Maputo, Mozambique. The late withdrawal of powerhouse Primeiro D’Agosto left the competition with 10 teams in 2 groups. All games will be on FIBA’s YouTube channel.
Cameroon’s FAP strengthened the team in their return to the competition, getting a good game from Alex Green, but Felizarda Jorge led Inter, which also has a strong squad, to a 74-66 win. Hosts Ferroviario beat Equity Bank of Kenya 68-45 to end the day.
Force Armee et Police vs. Inter 66-74 FAP Green 22/7r Mbong Nkoumou 16 Boyd 10 Gano 2 GDI Jorge 21 Manuel 15/7r Lucas 14/9r/6a Thompson 4 McGuire 2
Ferroviario vs. Equity Bank 68-45 CFM Mucauro 16/8r Jaime 12 Robertson-Warren 4 EQU Kananu 14/6r B. Okoth 7/8r
The first game of the day was Kenya Ports Authority’s 80-58 win over Lakers from Zimbabwe. Next, First Bank welcomed MB2ALL of Madagascar to the competition by beating them 74-40.
Kenya Ports Authority vs. Lakers 80-58 Stats not available yet
First Bank vs. MB2ALL 74-40 FIB Nwajei 17 Mfutila 13/7r Akashili 12/6r Green 12 MB2 Romina 9 Hajanirina 7/6r