Goa, November 22, 2014: Men’s team from GEC entered the quarterfinals on Day 3 of the Indian College Basketball League organized by Basketball Federation of India (BFI) and Goa Basketball Association (GBA) in collaboration with IMG Reliance (IMG-R) at the Don Bosco College in Panjim on Saturday.
In the Challengers League of ICBL, GEC beat Rosary, Navelim 44-12 to book their place in the last eight against hosts Don Bosco. This was GEC’s 2nd win in the two games which ensured they reached the quarterfinals after topping the Pool B.
Chowghule College for second consecutive time gave a walkover to their opposition, this time it gave BITS Pilani their second win and a table top position in Pool C with a confirmed quarterfinal berth.
In the women’s category too, Chowghule gave a walkover to Rosary. This was followed by SS Dempo’s 23-5 win over St. Xavier’s. The last match saw SS Dempo losing to Rosary 32-15.
Challenger League Results:
Men’s: Rosary (Shyan 10) lost to GEC (Kenneth 15) 12-44; Chowghule lost to BITS Pilani (Walkover)
Women’s: Rosary Navelim beat Chowghule (Walkover); SS Dempo (Kezia 14) beat Xavier’s (Roshil 5) 23-5; Rosary (Cherifa 15) beat SS Dempo (Kezia 11) 32-15