Mixed weekend of results for Limerick's Senior Basketball sides

Leader Reporter


Leader Reporter



Mixed weekend of results for Limerick's Senior Basketball sides

UL Sports Eagles had a narrow, 78-81, victory over GameFootage.net Titans in Galway. UL started the game well, building a small lead through the first quarter. This lead was extended in the second as UL had a nine point advantage at half time. Titans fought back in the second half and took the lead at one stage, however, UL’s Tarchee Brown stepped up and guided his side to victory, with an individual performance of 28 points.

LIT suffered an 84-42 loss to KUBS in the Men’s National League. KUBS pulled away at the beginning of the game and never looked back. Matt Scamuffo led LIT with 11 points to go along with a couple of rebounds and assists.

Limerick Celtics lost out 102-80 to a very talented EJ Sligo All-Stars side. Great performances
from Michael Crane and John Galvin were not enough to stop the Sligo men from taking the game.

Limerick Celtics lost out to conference winners Maree in the Women’s Division One, 47-89. Sixteen year-old Sadhbh Edwards Murphy recorded a double-double for the Limerick side in the loss.

Basketball Ireland Men’s Division One: 

GameFootage.net Titans 78-81 UL Sports Eagles

Ulster University Elks 60-98 Tradehouse Central Ballincollig

LYIT Donegal 70-79 IT Carlow Basketball

Bad Bobs Tolka Rovers 80-71 Fr Mathews

Abbey Seals Dublin Lions 69-68 Waterford Vikings

DBS Eanna 92-79 Portlaoise Panthers

EJ Sligo All-Stars 102-80 Limerick Celtics



Basketball Ireland Women's Division One:

Fabplus North West 67-64 Team Tom McCarthys St Mary’s

Limerick Celtics 47-89 Maree

UL Huskies 61-85 Portlaoise Panthers

Swords Thunder 56-82 Ulster University Elks

Trinity Meteors 73-71 Phoenix Rockets