KTU attempt shot against Catholic

Catholic University College, Ghana (CUCG) has secured its maiden win at the quarterfinal stage of the Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges (UPAC) Basketball Championship.

Catholic beat Koforidua Technical University (KTU) 41-34 for the historic win in Group A of the ongoing 2019 edition at the University of Ghana (UG) Central Court.

In the game of quarterfinal debutants, it was Catholic University that settled quicker and clinched a 35-21 lead in the first half.

The Fiapre based institution Catholic University continued its assault in the second half to clinch the seven point win. The Zone 4 Champions have made an encouraging start in the knockout phase.

Catholic University plays three time UPAC winners and host UG in the next game in a fixture between winners in the first round of games in the Group.

UG beat Takoradi Technical University (TTU) 44-42 in another entertaining game setting up an interesting second round.

KTU plays TTU with both teams needing a win to avoid an early exit from the Championship. This year’s UPAC is sponsored by CAL Bank and MTN.

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah
@YawMintYM on Twitter


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