Round 3 was played over a pair of Wednesdays to accommodate teams in continental competition with Round 4 played over the weekend between the days. Last Wednesday, Villeneuve beat Tarbes 81-42. Hainaut edged Nice 60-56 despite the best efforts of Romy Bar. Bourges had a surprisingly tough time at Angers, but came back to win 65-62. Landes signalled their intentions for the season by going to Montpellier and winning 67-55. Round 4 included Katherine Plouffe and Nantes beating Jacinta Monroe and Hainaut 75-61. Bourges is closer to full strength as they beat Mondeville 70-49. Lyon beat Angers 71-56 and Villeneuve beat Lattes Montpellier 70-59 in the big game of the day. On Sunday, Nice beat Bintou Dieme and Tarbes 66-50. Landes beat Charleville 76-55. Round 3 resumed on Wednesday with Michelle and Mondeville beating Katherine and Nantes 67-63 in the battle of Plouffe sisters. Amel Bouderra then fired Charleville past Lyon 78-71.
October 12, 2016
Tarbes vs. Villeneuve 42-81 TAR Christmann 16 Konteh 10/6a Dabo 1/9r Boyd 0 VIL Amant 17 Gomis 14 Gaye 11/12r Epoupa 11 Iagupova 11 Ayayi 7/8r
Hainaut vs. Nice 60-56 HAI Hejdova 14/7r Monroe 12 Cousseins-Smith 10/7a Roberts 6/7r NIC Bar 20/6s Anderson 8 Macaulay 4
Angers vs. Bourges 62-65 ANG Wallace 16 Cuzic 12/6r Murphy 7 BRG Alexander 16/10r Bojovic 16 Leedham 14/13r Chartereau 10