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 1. ABA 14-3 
 2. Halcones 13-3 
 3. San Marcos 12-5 
 4. Marquense 12-5 
 5. Thunder 8-9 
 6. ExSAL ST 7-9 
 7. Izalco 6-9 
 8. Nejapa 6-11 
 9. Biomedical 4-14 
 10. Delgado 0-14 
Last:11/6/2017
Liga MB Clausura Standings
 1. Halcones 21-3 
 2. Santa Tecla 20-4 
 3. Quezaltepeque 18-6 
 4. Isidro Metapan 16-8 
 5. Canarios 14-9 
 6. Brujos Izalco 14-10 
 7. Santa Ana 13-11 
 8. El Rapido 12-11 
 9. Cojute 11-13 
 10. Arcense 8-16 
 11. Giants 3-21 
 12. Santiagueno 3-21 
 13. 11 Lobos 2-21 
Last:10/7/2017
Liga Centroamericana Standings
 1. Correcaminos 5-0 
 2. Santa Tecla 4-1 
 3. San Pedro T. 3-2 
 4. Costa Caribe 2-3 
 5. Banco Atlantida 1-4 
 6. Halcones 0-5 
Last:12/22/2016
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Points Per Game
 Malik JACKSON
  Halcones
  (198-F-92)
  Avg: 36.2
 1. Jackson, Halcones36.2 
 2. Barner, ABA31.3 
 3. Hughes, Izalco31.1 
 4. Valle, Halcones21.6 
 5. Zometa, ABA19.6 
 6. Crespin, Izalco19.4 
 7. Gomez, San Marcos18.4 
 8. Amaya, Nejapa16.7 
 9. Garcia, ExSAL S.13.8 
 10. Aleman, Nejapa13.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 Jamier HUGHES
  Izalco
  (191-F-92)
  Avg: 19.9
 1. Hughes, Izalco19.9 
 2. Barner, ABA16.5 
 3. Jackson, Halcones15.3 
 4. Aleman, Nejapa9.8 
 5. Amaya, Nejapa8.5 
 6. Aguilera, Thunder8.1 
 7. Garcia, ExSAL S.7.8 
 8. Martinez, San M.7.7 
 9. Garcia, Halcones7.1 
 10. Valle, Halcones7.0 
Assists Per Game
 Julio BARRERA
  Marquense
  (173-PG-90)
  Avg: 6.1
 1. Barrera, Marquense6.1 
 2. Jackson, Halcones4.3 
 3. Rodriguez, San M.4.1 
 4. Diaz, San Marcos4.0 
 5. Lopez, Thunder3.8 
 6. Melendez, ExSAL S.3.5 
 7. Mejia Gonzal., Nej.3.4 
 8. Morales, Biomedical3.3 
 9. Amaya, Nejapa3.3 
 10. Barner, ABA3.2 
Steals Per Game
 Malik JACKSON
  Halcones
  (198-F-92)
  Avg: 3.1
 1. Jackson, Halcones3.1 
 2. Barner, ABA2.7 
 3. Garcia, ExSAL S.2.7 
 4. Valle, Halcones2.7 
 5. Aleman, Nejapa2.5 
 6. Diaz, San Marcos2.5 
 7. Barrera, Marquense2.4 
 8. Mejia Gonzal., Nej.2.2 
 9. Gomez, San Marcos2.0 
 10. Martinez, San M.2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Felix ALEMAN
  Nejapa
  (--95)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Aleman, Nejapa2.5 
 2. Barner, ABA2.0 
 3. Jackson, Halcones1.6 
 4. Recinos, San M.1.6 
 5. Garcia, ExSAL S.1.4 
 6. Sorto, Marquense1.1 
 7. Gutierrez, Marqu.0.9 
 8. Gutierrez, Marqu.0.8 
 9. Cantor, San Marcos0.8 
 10. Rodriguez, Nejapa0.8 

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Liga MB Round 15: Top-ranked Santa Tecla wins another game - Mar 18, 2017


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Carlos Arias
Liga MB top team - Santa Tecla (9-0) had no problems winning another game on Wednesday. This time they crushed fifteenth ranked Giants (0-9) in San Salvador 89-69. They outrebounded Giants 52-36 including a 34-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. Santa Tecla looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. It was a good game for center Carlos Arias (200-89) who led his team to a victory with 8 points and 15 rebounds. Naturalized American point guard Robert Martinez (185-91, college: Our Lady Lake) contributed with 13 points and 9 assists for the winners. American guard Macari Brooks (190-92, college: Pikeville) answered with 25 points and 6 rebounds for Giants. Undefeated Santa Tecla have an impressive series of nine victories in a row. They maintain first place with 9-0 record. Giants at the other side still closes the standings with nine games lost. Santa Tecla are looking forward to face Santa Ana (#13) on the road in the next round which should be another easy win for them. Giants will have a break next round.
Bottom-ranked Giants is still unable to win any game. This time they lost on the road their ninth consecutive match to sixth ranked Sonsonate (6-4) 89-77. Newly promoted Sonsonate maintains sixth place with 6-4 record. Giants at the other side still closes the standings with nine games lost. Sonsonate will play against El Rapido (#10) in La Union in the next round. Giants will have a break next round.
Fourteenth-ranked Arcense (1-9) was very close to win a game against seventh ranked Canarios (5-4) in Ahuachapan on Thursday. Canarios managed to secure only two-point victory 83-81. However their fans expected much easier game. It was an exceptional evening for Wali Hepburn who led the winners with a triple-double by scoring 27 points, 12 rebounds, 11 assists and 7 steals. Teodoro Romero came up with a double-double by scoring 28 points and 19 rebounds for Arcense in the defeat. Canarios maintains seventh place with 5-4 record. Arcense lost their third game in a row. They keep the fourteenth position with nine games lost. Canarios will meet Denver-FAS (#9) in the next round. Arcense will have a break next round.
The game between 13th ranked Santa Ana (2-7) and fourth ranked Halcones (7-3) in Santa Ana ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Sonzacate outscored Santa Ana 104-79. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Halcones. They maintain fourth place with 7-3 record. Santa Ana lost their third game in a row. They keep the thirteenth position with seven games lost. Halcones' next round opponent will be Cojute (#8) in Cojutepeque. Santa Ana will play at home against the league's leader Santa Tecla (#1) and hope to win that game.

In the last two games of round 15 San Miguel was beaten by El Rapido on the road 81-66. Arcense lost to Brujos Izalco on its own court 72-77.
The most impressive performance of 15th round was 22 points and 19 rebounds by Garland McArthur of Brujos Izalco.

Santa Ana - Halcones 79-104

The game between 13th ranked Santa Ana (2-7) and fourth ranked Halcones (7-3) in Santa Ana ended with biggest points difference. Guests from Sonzacate outscored Santa Ana 104-79. The victory was the fourth consecutive win for Halcones. They maintain fourth place with 7-3 record. Santa Ana lost their third game in a row. They keep the thirteenth position with seven games lost. Halcones' next round opponent will be Cojute (#8) in Cojutepeque. Santa Ana will play at home against the league's leader Santa Tecla (#1) and hope to win that game.
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Sonsonate - Giants 89-77

Bottom-ranked Giants is still unable to win any game. This time they lost on the road their ninth consecutive match to sixth ranked Sonsonate (6-4) 89-77. Newly promoted Sonsonate maintains sixth place with 6-4 record. Giants at the other side still closes the standings with nine games lost. Sonsonate will play against El Rapido (#10) in La Union in the next round. Giants will have a break next round.
gschID: 537004


Canarios - Arcense 83-81

Fourteenth-ranked Arcense (1-9) was very close to win a game against seventh ranked Canarios (5-4) in Ahuachapan on Thursday. Canarios managed to secure only two-point victory 83-81. However their fans expected much easier game. Canarios forced 24 Arcense turnovers. Strangely Arcense outrebounded Canarios 66-42 including a 25-13 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. It was an exceptional evening for American guard Wali Hepburn (193-89, college: Lock Haven) who led the winners with a triple-double by scoring 27 points, 12 rebounds, 11 assists and 7 steals. His fellow American import point guard David Lawson (185-89, college: Reinhardt) accounted for 31 points for the winning side. Lawson is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Teodoro Romero came up with a double-double by scoring 28 points and 19 rebounds and Cuban Yordany Jaca (195-83) added 20 points and 23 rebounds respectively for Arcense in the defeat. Canarios maintains seventh place with 5-4 record. Arcense lost their third game in a row. They keep the fourteenth position with nine games lost. Canarios will meet Denver-FAS (#9) in the next round. Arcense will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Arcense: T.Romero 28+19reb+2ast, D.Lawhorn 21+9reb+9ast, Y.Jaca 20+23reb+1ast, C.Torres 8+5reb+3ast, J.Yanme 2+5reb+2ast, R.Cardona 2+5reb
Canarios: D.Lawson 31+4reb+3ast, W.Hepburn 27+12reb+11ast, R.Brown 8+15reb+3ast, W.Quijano 7+3reb, I.Sandoval 6+4reb+2ast, C.Vanegas 2
gschID: 537001


El Rapido - San Miguel 81-66

There was a small surprise when twelfth ranked El Rapido (3-5) beat 10th ranked San Miguel (3-6) in La Union 81-66. El Rapido dominated down low during the game scoring 48 of its points in the paint compared to San Miguel's 26. They brought some defensive toughness making 9 blocks. 28 personal fouls committed by San Miguel helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was American forward Eddie Ishman (196-86, college: Miles) who had a double-double by scoring 24 points and 15 rebounds. Panamanian Daniel King (203-87, college: Texas Southern) chipped in a double-double by scoring 20 points and 15 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was American point guard Jordan Johnson (183-92, college: Tenn Tech) who recorded a double-double by scoring 36 points (!!!) and 10 rebounds and Josue Cruz added 8 points and 6 rebounds respectively. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. El Rapido moved-up to tenth place. San Miguel at the other side dropped to the eleventh position with six games lost. El Rapido's next round opponent will be higher ranked Sonsonate (#6) and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. San Miguel will play against Isidro Metapan (#3) and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
San Miguel: J.Johnson 36+10reb+2ast, J.Cruz 8+6reb, M.Aguilar 6+6reb+1ast, N.Ezeamii 6+6reb+1ast, H.Jaimes 4+3reb+1ast, C.Hernandez 4+5reb
El Rapido: E.Ishman 24+15reb+1ast, M.Guevara 23+5reb+2ast, D.King 20+15reb+2ast, S.Esperanza 5+1reb, O.Coreas 4+4reb, R.Granados 2+3reb
gschID: 536999


Giants - Santa Tecla 69-89

Liga MB top team - Santa Tecla (9-0) had no problems winning another game on Wednesday. This time they crushed fifteenth ranked Giants (0-9) in San Salvador 89-69. They outrebounded Giants 52-36 including a 34-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. Santa Tecla looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. It was a good game for center Carlos Arias (200-89) who led his team to a victory with 8 points and 15 rebounds. Naturalized American point guard Robert Martinez (185-91, college: Our Lady Lake) contributed with 13 points and 9 assists for the winners. Martinez is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Four Santa Tecla players scored in double figures. American guard Macari Brooks (190-92, college: Pikeville) answered with 25 points and 6 rebounds and Maurice Williams added 16 points and 10 rebounds in the effort for Giants. Santa Tecla have an impressive series of nine victories in a row. They maintain first place with 9-0 record. Giants at the other side still closes the standings with nine games lost. Santa Tecla are looking forward to face Santa Ana (#13) on the road in the next round which should be another easy win for them. Giants will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Giants: M.Brooks 25+6reb+1ast, M.Williams 16+10reb+1ast, L.Escoto 16+3reb+7ast, C.Flores 8+7reb+2ast, J.Lopez 2+3reb+1ast, G.Sosa 2+5reb+1ast
Santa Tecla: L.Valdez 21+2reb, O.Torres 14+7reb+1ast, J.Mancia 13+9reb+1ast, R.Martinez 13+2reb+9ast, C.Arias 8+15reb+2ast, A.Arias Serrano 7+2reb+1ast
gschID: 537000


Arcense - Brujos Izalco 72-77

Very expected game when 14th ranked Arcense (1-9) lost to second ranked Brujos Izalco (8-1) in San Salvador 72-77. Brujos Izalco outrebounded Arcense 55-32 including a 34-20 advantage in defensive rebounds. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 21 assists. The best player for the winners was American forward Garland McArthur (197-88, college: Voorhees) who had a double-double by scoring 22 points and 19 rebounds. His fellow American import center Travis Elliott (203-91, college: Beth.-Cookman) chipped in a double-double by scoring 15 points, 16 rebounds and 5 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was American point guard Danny Lawhorn (183, college: Midwestern St.) who recorded 27 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists and Cuban Yordany Jaca (195-83) added 18 points and 9 rebounds respectively. The victory was the fifth consecutive win for Brujos Izalco. They maintain second place with 8-1 record behind leader Santa Tecla. Arcense lost their third game in a row. They keep the fourteenth position with nine games lost. Both teams do not play next round, which will be an opportunity for some rest.
Top scorers:
Arcense: D.Lawhorn 27+8reb+7ast, Y.Jaca 18+9reb+2ast, C.Torres 16+1reb+5ast, T.Romero 9+10reb+2ast, R.Rodriguez 2+3ast, D.Hernandez 0
Brujos Izalco: G.McArthur 22+19reb+2ast, C.Blake 18+7reb+5ast, T.Elliott 15+16reb+5ast, A.Navarrete 9+1reb+1ast, E.Navarrete 6+6reb+5ast, M.Flores 3+1reb
gschID: 540513


  




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