Namuwongo 73-61 Our Savior: Nam Blazers draw first blood

NBL Results | Wednesday, July 10 Namuwongo Blazers registered a 73-61 victory against Our Savior in the Castle Lite National Basketball League on Wednesday night at the Lugogo Arena. The Blazers drew first blood in the highly anticipated best-of-three quarterfinal playoff series against Our Saviour. Namuwongo opened up a two-point (13-11) lead at the end […] The post Namuwongo 73-61 Our Savior: Nam Blazers draw first blood appeared first on Kawowo Sports.

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NBL Results | Wednesday, July 10

  • Namuwongo Blazers 73-61 Our Savior
  • KIU Rangers 80-47 Miracle Ravens

Namuwongo Blazers registered a 73-61 victory against Our Savior in the Castle Lite National Basketball League on Wednesday night at the Lugogo Arena.

The Blazers drew first blood in the highly anticipated best-of-three quarterfinal playoff series against Our Saviour.

Namuwongo opened up a two-point (13-11) lead at the end of the first quarter.

In the second quarter, Our Savior returned a better side and rallied from down to take a one-point (25-24) lead into the long break.

Our Savior took the positive vibe into the third stanza to claim a two-point lead (50-48). They, however, ran out of legs in the final quarter as they trailed the Namuwongo Blazers by 12 points.

Jimmy Williams was outstanding for the Blazers, scoring a game-high 20 points while Innocent Ochera (17) and Joseph Chuma (12) also contributed in double digits.

Only Henry Ssebagala (18) and Joseph Wacha (12) managed to score in double digits for Our Savior.

The two sides will meet again on Wednesday, July 12, at the Lugogo Arena for Game 2.

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