- National Teams
Solent Kestrels added to their growing trophy cabinet with a dominant 109-66 victory over Team Newcastle University in the 2022 National Cup final in Manchester, on Sunday.
Orlan Jackman led the way with 22 points on 9-of-10 shooting and eight rebounds off the bench as MVP with four other players reaching double figures for the victors.
NBL National Cup Final MVP @N4OrlanJ post-game interview
His thoughts on:
– the majority of the @SolentKestrels adding to the score, five in double digits
– chasing the league title
– potential selection for @TeamEngland at @birminghamcg22 #GameTime | #NBL2122 pic.twitter.com/aTWb6Z3pJo
— NBL (@NBLengland) January 23, 2022
Travis Charles posted 15 points, seven rebounds and three assists in just 18 minutes of action, while Newcastle were led by Ronald Blain’s game-high 24 points.
Solent never trailed in the contest and shot an efficient 52% from the field as they poured in 29+ points in each of the first three quarters.
More to follow..