Tuesday April 29 2014

Kampala University draw UCU in Zuku League play-offs

By Elvis Senono

KAMPALA- Elimination is staring Kampala University in the face after they landed favourites UCU as their quarterfinal opponents in the Zuku University Basketball League.

UCU men topped Conference A with an eight-game unbeaten run while Kampala were fourth in Conference B. The two clash on Thursday when the play-offs tip off at Lugogo but Kampala must produce their A game to stand any chance of progressing.

Ndejje have an easier route to the last four as they will take on IUIU in the quarters. Makerere have been pitted against St Lawrence with Cavendish taking on Nkozi in what is expected to be a balanced clash.

In the women’s category, Bugema play UMU with Makerere fancied to eliminate Cavendish.

Zuku conference finals

Conference B: Ndejje 50-33 Cavendish
Conference A: UCU 69-47 Makerere

Conference B: Ndejje 53-48 Cavendish
Conference A: UCU 70-40 UMU
Airtel Fuba League results:

KIU 76-51 Sharing
Tiger Head Power 95-44 Marines