Saints, Neosasa sail to play-offs
BY DANN OW’ERRE/ Two Nairobi Basketball Association (NBA) teams have already qualified for this year’s national provincial play-offs in Embu on November 26-2.
By making it to the NBA semi-finals to this weekend, Saints and Neosasa Morans also qualified to the national tournament that will determine the two teams to be promoted to Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF) Div Two.
The two madethe cut after winning quarter finals best of three series 2-0. Saints beat Daystar 53-49 and 49-43 while Neosasa Morans shut out Mt. KenyaNairobi 48-40 and 49-46.
The other two slot will be determined tomorrow as four more teams battle it out. Strathmore University play Kenya Christian Industrial Training Institute while Kenya Methodist University play Kivuli.
The series are deadlocked 1-1. Strathmore lost the first game 74-66 before winning 52-48 while Kivuli hit Kemu 47-43 before going down hard 81-50 in the second fixtures.