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Myles Hesson’s GB Summer Highlights

September 8, 2014

Check out highlights of Myles Hesson in action this summer in his second year with the GB Senior Men’s National Team. The 24-year-old featured in every one of GB’s games throughout the summer including the four EuroBasket 2015 qualifiers against Iceland and Bosnia & Herzegovina. Hesson has recently signed a deal with German BBL side […]

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Carl Wheatle Named to Division B All-Tournament Team

August 31, 2014

England under-16’s captain Carl Wheatle has been named to the all-tournament team after leading his side to promotion at the European Championships. Wheatle finished the campaign with an average of 13.3 points per game and 9.0 rebounds as well as 2.8 assists whilst recording five double-doubles throughout the tournament. In the important third place playoff, […]

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England U16s Secure Promotion to Division A with Bronze Victory

August 30, 2014

England under-16’s gained promotion to Division A after beating the Czech Republic 84-60 to win bronze at the European Championships in Strumica on Saturday. Alan Keane’s side put the disappointment of Friday’s semi-final defeat to Montenegro behind them to achieve an historic 3rd place finish which propels them into the top division next year. Carl […]

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England U16s Beaten in Semi-Final, One More Chance at Promotion

August 30, 2014

England under-16’s were beaten 82-62 in their semi-final against Montenegro at the European Championships on Friday but still have another shot at earning promotion. Alan Keane’s side will play the Czech Republic today (Saturday) to determine the final team to lift themselves into Division A next year. For 9 practices & 8 games in 11days […]

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Glasgow Rocks Sign GB Forward Ali Fraser

August 29, 2014

Great Britain Senior Men’s Alasdair Fraser has signed a deal in his native Scotland with BBL side Glasgow Rocks. The 22-year-old joins from German Pro-A side Gotha Rockets where he averaged 12.5 points per game last season in his first season as a pro. Fraser was called up to the GB side this summer but […]

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England U16s Leave it Late to Reach Semi-Finals

August 27, 2014

England under-16’s are now just one win away from securing promotion to Division A of the European Championships after beating Slovenia 73-65 on Wednesday to reach the semi-finals. Alan Keane’s side needed to win by a margin of 7+ points after Israel defeated Belgium to keep their promotion hopes alive and did so in the […]

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England U16s Promotion Bid Dented by Israel Loss

August 27, 2014

England under-16’s saw their promotion hopes take a hit at the European Championships after being beaten 87-76 by Israel in their first Group E encounter on Tuesday. Alan Keane’s side fell to an 0-2 record as their earlier defeat to Belgium was carried forward and their fate is primarily out of their hands to make […]

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Ben Mockford Signs First Pro Deal with Caceres in Spain

August 26, 2014

Great Britain Senior Men’s Ben Mockford has signed his first professional contract after joining Caceres, the Spanish LEB Silver side announced. Mockford graduated from St Francis University earlier in the summer, averaging 12 points per game in his senior year having been one of the top 3-point shooters in the NCAA before being called up […]

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GB’s Valiant Effort Falls Short in Final EuroBasket Qualifier

August 24, 2014

Great Britain’s Senior Men put up a brave fight in Sarajevo but came up short as Bosnia & Herzegovina booked their ticket to next year’s EuroBasket with a 74-68 victory on Sunday. GB finish with a disappointing 0-4 record in Group A but their effort cannot be faulted with Ben Mockford epitomising the heart and […]

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England U16s Finish First Round with Luxembourg Rout

August 24, 2014

England under-16’s rounded off their Group A campaign in style with a dominant 79-32 win over Luxembourg at the European Championships in Strumica on Sunday. Alan Keane’s side were already assured of progression to the Top 8 and improved to a 4-1 record in Group A, where they finish 2nd behind Belgium. Thai Segwai-Lodge led […]