NYBL REPORT: SESSION 3 DAY 1

Augusta, Ga – Session 3 is underway here in Augusta, Georgia and Savannah United was in full effect taking on Team United (Maroon). This was a good game in the first half but Team United didn’t stand a chance in the 2nd Half. Savannah United defeated Team United (Maroon) 67 – 41. Malachi Robinson led all scorers with 19pts. Jaden Thompson led Team United with 10pts.

Freebandz Elite was in a dog fight when I walked into the gym on court 3, down by 9pts to Powerhouse Bull. They just came off a tough weekend at THE TIP-OFF CLASSIC, losing to Team Durant in the championship by 30pts. Coach JP went to a full court press and it was too much to handle for the Powerhouse Bulls as Freebandz took the lead 42 – 40. Freebandz went on to beat the bulls 64 – 52. Marcellus Brigham led all scorers with 18pts.

To end the night, Carolina Legend beat up on SKG Drew winning by the score of 68 – 36. This score was much closer in the first half but SKG couldn’t seem to get a stop in the 2nd half. Carolina Legends were led by Abrahm Driver with 14pts.

On Court 2 Atlanta Select QS White and Southern Kings were in a closely contested game. With 1min to go, Southern Kings were up 2pts with a chance to put away the game with 2 free throws. Jourdain Spann stepped to line for the front end of a 1 and 1. The first FT was good. He missed the 2nd FT but came up with a clutch steal to seal the game. Jourdain also led Southern Kings with 15pts.

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