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BSN Standings
 1. Aguada 16-4 
 2. Fajardo 13-7 
 3. Quebradillas 11-7 
 4. Arecibo 11-11 
 5. Ponce 9-10 
 6. Guayama 9-12 
 7. Bayamon 9-13 
 8. Humacao 8-12 
 9. San German 8-14 
 10. Mayaguez 7-11 
 11. Manati 0-0 
Full Standings
Last:5/21/2017
SuperLeague 25 Standings
 1. Juana Diaz 2-0 
 2. Penuelas 2-0 
 3. Aguada 1-1 
 4. Moca 1-1 
 5. Hatillo 0-0 
 6. Fajardo 0-1 
 7. Capitalinos 0-2 
 8. Dorado 0-2 
Last:10/21/2013
Liga Americas Stage Two Standings
Group E
 1. Fuerza Regia 3-0 
 2. Guaros 2-1 
 3. La Union 1-2 
 4. Soles 0-3 
Group F
 1. Ponce 2-1 
 2. Weber Bahia 2-1 
 3. Hebraica 1-2 
 4. San Lorenzo 1-2 
Stage One Standings
Last:3/8/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Victor LIZ
  Ponce
  (193-SG-86)
  Avg: 20.2
 1. Liz, Ponce20.2 
 2. Wilkins, Guayama19.9 
 3. Rosario, Quebradillas19.3 
 4. Laury, Mayaguez18.7 
 5. Huertas, Arecibo18.7 
 6. Costner, Humacao18.4 
 7. Warrick, Ponce17.8 
 8. Arroyo, Fajardo17.8 
 9. Mendoza, Aguada16.9 
 10. James, Fajardo16.3 
Rebounds Per Game
 Eric DAWSON
  Ponce
  (206-F/C-84)
  Avg: 11.1
 1. Dawson, Ponce11.1 
 2. Famous, Humacao9.6 
 3. Laury, Mayaguez9.4 
 4. Collier, Mayaguez9.3 
 5. Romero, Bayamon8.9 
 6. James, Fajardo8.6 
 7. James, Fajardo8.6 
 8. Lalanne, Arecibo7.8 
 9. Behanan, Arecibo7.7 
 10. Samhan, Aguada7.4 
Assists Per Game
 Carlos ARROYO
  Fajardo
  (188-PG-79)
  Avg: 7.1
 1. Arroyo, Fajardo7.1 
 2. Browne, San German6.6 
 3. Fitch, Quebradillas6.5 
 4. Abreu, Aguada6.5 
 5. Guzman, Humacao6.4 
 6. Garcia, Quebradillas6.0 
 7. Soto, Bayamon5.3 
 8. Clemente, Arecibo5.0 
 9. Smith, Quebradillas4.9 
 10. Gonzalez, Bayamon4.9 
Steals Per Game
 Victor LIZ
  Ponce
  (193-SG-86)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Liz, Ponce1.9 
 2. Behanan, Arecibo1.4 
 3. Smith, Quebradillas1.4 
 4. Cintron-C., Humac.1.4 
 5. Browne, San German1.4 
 6. Fitch, Quebradillas1.3 
 7. Abreu, Aguada1.3 
 8. Wilkins, Guayama1.3 
 9. Carmona, Quebradillas1.3 
 10. Romero, San German1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Shawn JAMES
  Fajardo
  (208-C-83)
  Avg: 2.6
 1. James, Fajardo2.6 
 2. Penn, Guayama2.3 
 3. Diaz, Quebradillas2.2 
 4. Lalanne, Arecibo1.1 
 5. Gaston, Aguada1.0 
 6. Romero, Bayamon1.0 
 7. Collier, Mayaguez0.9 
 8. Hernandez, Quebradi.0.9 
 9. Smith, Quebradillas0.9 
 10. Orozco, Humacao0.9 
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Round 23 (Regular Season)

Bayamon May.22 Aguada 72%
Quebradillas 59% May.22 Ponce
BSN Round 20: Leader Santeros lose to Fajardo - May 17, 2017


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BSN is at the halfway of the Regular Season and there are still another 20 rounds left. There were many interesting games last round. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games.

Top ranked Santeros (14-4) recorded its fourth loss on the court of second ranked Fajardo on Monday night. Visitors were defeated by Fajardo 71-64. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Santeros. It may be a crucial game in the contest for the top position in the league. The hosts were tied at the half but managed to speed up in last two quarters eventually winning the game. Fajardo dominated on the defensive end, holding Santeros to just 6 points in second quarter. Strangely Santeros outrebounded Fajardo 46-34 including 36 on the defensive glass. The best player for the winners was American forward Damion James (201-87, college: Texas) who scored 23 points and 8 rebounds. International point guard Carlos Arroyo (188-79, college: FIU, agency: Interperformances) chipped in 17 points and 7 assists. Egyptian-American center Omar Samhan (211-88, college: St.Mary's, CA) produced a double-double by scoring 14 points and 14 rebounds for the guests. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Fajardo have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 12-6 record having just two points less than leader Aguada. Santeros at the other side still keep top place with four games lost. Fajardo are looking forward to face Atleticos (#9) in San German in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Santeros will have a break next round.
Important game to mention about took place in Humacao. Eighth ranked Brujos (8-11) saved a 1-point victory on the road edging 6th ranked Caciques (8-11) 80-79 in the game for the sixth place. American guard Damien Wilkins (198-80, college: Georgia) saved the victory by scoring 28 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. Chane Behanan contributed with 14 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Naturalized American guard Wil Martinez (188-92, college: Fairmont St., agency: Paris Global Sports) replied with 33 points (!!!) and 5 rebounds for Caciques. Brujos moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Humacao. Caciques lost sixth consecutive game. Brujos will play against Vaqueros (#8) in Bayamon in the next round. Caciques will have a break next round.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Arecibo. Second ranked Fajardo faced 4th ranked Capitanes. Guests from (12-6) defeated host Capitanes (9-10) 100-95. Worth to mention a great performance of Damion James who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 27 points, 15 rebounds and 5 assists. David Huertas responded with 24 points and 7 rebounds. Fajardo have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 12-6 record having just two points less than leader Aguada. Defending champion Capitanes keep the fourth place with ten games lost. Fajardo will meet Atleticos (#9) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Capitanes will play against Leones (#5) in Juana Diaz and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game in Guayama was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Piratas (10-5) played at the court of 8th ranked Brujos (8-11). Piratas defeated Brujos 92-79. The winners were led by Jorge-Bryan Diaz who scored that evening 30 points, 8 rebounds and 4 blocks (on 13-of-16 shooting from the field). Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Piratas maintains third position with 10-5 record having seven points less than leader Aguada. Brujos at the other side dropped to the sixth place with 11 games lost. Piratas' next round opponent will be Indios (#10) in Mayaguez and are hoping to win another game. Brujos will play on the road against Vaqueros (#8) in Bayamon and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
We should mention about the upset which took place in Bayamon, where 7th ranked Vaqueros (8-12) lost at home to tenth ranked Atleticos (7-12) 83-89 on Tuesday. The best player for the winners was Gary Browne who scored 8 points, 8 rebounds and 11 assists. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Atleticos moved-up to ninth place. Vaqueros lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the eighth position with 12 games lost. Atleticos will face league's second-placed Fajardo in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game.

Bayamon - San German 83-89

We should mention about the upset which took place in Bayamon, where 7th ranked Vaqueros (8-12) lost at home to tenth ranked Atleticos (7-12) 83-89 on Tuesday. The guests trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 11-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 89-83. Atleticos made 22-of-27 free shots (81.5 percent) during the game, while Vaqueros only scored six points from the stripe. Atleticos had a 27-16 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. The best player for the winners was the former international guard Gary Browne (185-93, college: W.Virginia, agency: Inception Sports) who scored 8 points, 8 rebounds and 11 assists. American power forward Justin Keenan (202-88, college: Ferris St.) chipped in 21 points. Cuban center Ismael Romero (203-91, agency: Paris Global Sports) produced a double-double by scoring 24 points and 10 rebounds (on 11-of-13 shooting from the field) and Mexican Hector Hernandez (205-85, college: Fresno St., agency: BeoBasket) added 11 points respectively for the hosts. Four Atleticos and five Vaqueros players scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Atleticos moved-up to ninth place. Vaqueros lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the eighth position with 12 games lost. Atleticos will face league's second-placed Fajardo in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game.
Top scorers:
Bayamon: I.Romero 24+10reb, J.Villegas 12+2reb+2ast, J.Gonzalez 11+4ast, H.Hernandez 11+4reb+2ast, J.Soto 10+1reb+5ast, B.Santiago 5+2reb+4ast
San German: J.Keenan 21+3reb+2ast, D.Ebanks 18+6reb+1ast, P.Graham 14+1reb+2ast, C.Lopez-Sosa 11+9reb+4ast, G.Browne 8+8reb+11ast, I.Sosa Carrion 6+1reb+2ast
gschID: 540150


Humacao - Guayama 79-80

Important game to mention about took place in Humacao. Eighth ranked Brujos (8-11) saved a 1-point victory on the road edging 6th ranked Caciques (8-11) 80-79 in the game for the sixth place. Caciques were ahead by 12 points after three quarters before a 28-15 charge of Brujos, which allowed them to win the game. American guard Damien Wilkins (198-80, college: Georgia) saved the victory by scoring 28 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists. The other American import forward Chane Behanan (198-92, college: Louisville) contributed with 14 points and 6 rebounds for the winners. Naturalized American guard Wil Martinez (188-92, college: Fairmont St., agency: Paris Global Sports) replied with 33 points (!!!) and 5 rebounds and American-Lebanese power forward Jarrid Famous (209-88, college: S.Florida) added 17 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists in the effort for Caciques. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Brujos moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Humacao. Caciques lost sixth consecutive game. Brujos will play against Vaqueros (#8) in Bayamon in the next round. Caciques will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Humacao: W.Martinez 33+5reb+1ast, J.Famous 17+8reb+4ast, R.Cintron Cortes 12+3reb+4ast, W.Orozco 12+7reb+1ast, A.Galindo 5+5reb+2ast, F.Morales 0+1ast
Guayama: D.Wilkins 28+7reb+5ast, C.Behanan 14+6reb+2ast, D.Hinson 12+3reb+2ast, K.Vinales 10+1reb+3ast, K.Penn 8+3reb, J.Nieves 6+1reb
gschID: 540149


Arecibo - Fajardo 95-100

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Arecibo. Second ranked Fajardo faced 4th ranked Capitanes. Guests from (12-6) defeated host Capitanes (9-10) 100-95. Fajardo looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of American forward Damion James (201-87, college: Texas) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 27 points, 15 rebounds and 5 assists and the other American import center Shawn James (208-83, college: Northeastern) who added 17 points, 14 rebounds and 5 assists (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) during the contest. The former international swingman David Huertas (195-87, college: Mississippi) responded with 24 points and 7 rebounds and American forward Anthony Young (200-89, college: Ky Wesleyan, agency: Interperformances) scored 22 points and 7 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Fajardo have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 12-6 record having just two points less than leader Aguada. Defending champion Capitanes keep the fourth place with ten games lost. Fajardo will meet Atleticos (#9) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Capitanes will play against Leones (#5) in Juana Diaz and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Arecibo: D.Huertas 24+7reb+3ast, A.Young 22+7reb+1ast, A.Alamo 17+8reb+3ast, D.Clemente 13+2reb+5ast, A.Cruz 8+5reb+3ast, D.Cortez 7+1ast
Fajardo: D.James 27+15reb+5ast, C.Ortiz 17+1ast, S.James 17+14reb+5ast, M.Ali Berdiel 15+6reb+2ast, C.Arroyo 9+2reb+7ast, E.Ayuso 7+2ast
gschID: 540151


Fajardo - Aguada 71-64

Top ranked Santeros (14-4) recorded its fourth loss on the court of second ranked Fajardo on Monday night. Visitors were defeated by Fajardo 71-64. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Santeros. It may be a crucial game in the contest for the top position in the league. The hosts were tied at the half but managed to speed up in last two quarters eventually winning the game. Fajardo dominated on the defensive end, holding Santeros to just 6 points in second quarter. Strangely Santeros outrebounded Fajardo 46-34 including 36 on the defensive glass. The best player for the winners was American forward Damion James (201-87, college: Texas) who scored 23 points and 8 rebounds. International point guard Carlos Arroyo (188-79, college: FIU, agency: Interperformances) chipped in 17 points and 7 assists. Egyptian-American center Omar Samhan (211-88, college: St.Mary's, CA) produced a double-double by scoring 14 points and 14 rebounds and Dominican guard Rigoberto Mendoza (190-92) added 8 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists respectively for the guests. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Fajardo have a solid three-game winning streak. They maintain second position with 12-6 record having just two points less than leader Aguada. Santeros at the other side still keep top place with four games lost. Fajardo are looking forward to face Atleticos (#9) in San German in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Santeros will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Aguada: G.Clavell 17+4reb+1ast, A.Abreu 15+3reb+4ast, O.Samhan 14+14reb+2ast, R.Mendoza 8+9reb+6ast, R.Orta 3, M.Lopez 2+2reb
Fajardo: D.James 23+8reb+1ast, C.Arroyo 17+4reb+7ast, S.James 8+6reb+1ast, F.Rivera 7+3ast, E.Ayuso 6+1reb, N.Peavy 4+8reb+1ast
gschID: 540148


Guayama - Quebradillas 79-92

The game in Guayama was also worth to mention about. Third ranked Piratas (10-5) played at the court of 8th ranked Brujos (8-11). Piratas defeated Brujos 92-79. The game was mostly controlled by Piratas. Brujos was better in third quarter 29-25. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 27 assists comparing to just 13 passes made by Brujos' players. The winners were led by the former international center Jorge-Bryan Diaz (210-89, college: Nebraska) who scored that evening 30 points, 8 rebounds and 4 blocks (on 13-of-16 shooting from the field) and the former international swingman Alejandro Carmona (194-83) supported him with 27 points and 5 rebounds. Even 25 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) by American guard Damien Wilkins (198-80, college: Georgia) did not help to save the game for Brujos. His fellow American import forward Chane Behanan (198-92, college: Louisville) added 13 points and 10 rebounds for the hosts. Four Brujos players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Piratas maintains third position with 10-5 record having seven points less than leader Aguada. Brujos at the other side dropped to the sixth place with 11 games lost. Piratas' next round opponent will be Indios (#10) in Mayaguez and are hoping to win another game. Brujos will play on the road against Vaqueros (#8) in Bayamon and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Guayama: D.Wilkins 25+8reb+5ast, K.Vinales 17+2reb+2ast, C.Behanan 13+10reb+1ast, D.Hinson 11+3reb+1ast, K.Penn 9+9reb+2ast, D.Marrero 4+2reb
Quebradillas: J.Bryan Diaz 30+8reb+1ast, A.Carmona 27+5reb+1ast, M.Rosario 10+8reb+4ast, J.Mojica 9+5reb+7ast, D.Smith 9+2reb+5ast, G.Fitch 5+3reb+8ast
gschID: 540147


  




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