By Johnny Edward:
Nigeria’s D’Tigers grew to become the first team to formally qualify for the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 in China after they defeated Central Afrique 114-69 in Saturday’s Group F Africa qualifiers, reviews Completesportsnigeria.com.
It was the eighth straight win for D’Tigers within the qualifiers and the 11th consecutive win over Central Afrique.
Alex Nwora’s facet dominated play from begin to end successful all 4 quarters 25-20, 26-19, 37-21 and 26-9.
Portland Trail Blazers’ guard, Al-Farouq Aminu was the team’s simplest player after he scored 12 factors, eight rebound, 5 assists and three steal.
Ikenna Iroegbo additionally scored 18 factors within the encounter.
Stan Okoye scored 11 factors and 5 rebounds and 4 steals whereas Alade Aminu additionally posted 11 factors.
D’Tigers will face Senegal of their final qualifying game within the secound round window on Sunday.