THE Caro Contractors Resistance and JD’s Seafood Shockers pulled off victories in the New Providence Basketball Association’s double header played at the AF Adderley Gymnasium on Monday night.
In the opener, the Resistance defeated the Leno Eagles 93-87, while in the feature contest, the Shockers knocked off the University of the Bahamas Mingoes 91-71.
Adam Johnson pumped in 18 points with 14 rebounds and six assists to lead a balanced scoring attack for JD’s Seafood in their big victory.
William Rigby had 13 points, seven rebounds and three steals, Lenny Oscar had 12 points, four assists, three rebounds and three steals, Rashad Woodside came off the bench with 12 points, nine rebounds, three assists and two steals and Bernard Bonaby also came off the bench with 10 points, three rebounds and three assists.
For the University of the Bahamas, Kemsy Sylvester powered inside for a game high 32 points with 21 rebounds, six steals, four block shots and three steals, but it wasn’t enough.
Romeo Cornish was the Mingoes’ next best scorer with 13 points, five rebounds and two assists.
Travaughn Nicholls came off the bench with 12 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals.
Starters Ramon Dames had six points, five assists and four steals and Christoff McKenzie helped out with four points in the tough loss.
Eagles Nest 87
Antonio Hanna pumped in a game high 27 points in 29:29 minutes with eight rebounds and three assists to lead Caro Contractors to their victory as all five starters scored in double figures.
Kamal Murphy followed with 18 points, seven rebounds, five steals and two assists, Marcian Higgins had 17 points, four rebounds, four assists and three steals, Jayson McHardy had 11 points, five rebounds, two assists and two steals and Joshua Sweeting added 10 points and eight rebounds.
Shaquille Outten came off the bench with nine points, nine rebounds, nine assists and six steals. In a losing effort, Donte Deveaux paced Leno with 18 points and 10 rebounds.
Bradley Altidor had 16 points, seven rebounds, four steals and two assists, Jonaldo Joseph had 15 points, 17 rebounds and four assists and T’Shad Cornish helped out with 11 points and four rebounds.Uriah Rolle came off the bench with seven points, four assists, three rebounds and two steals.
Jeffrey Williams, the other starter, had five points, 13 rebounds, nine assists and two steals.
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