understands the Men’s Basketball Champions of the 2020 Ghana University Sports Association (GUSA) Games, University of Ghana (UG), will hold tryouts later this week.

The tryouts are to bring in new players to the three time defending champions who are aiming for a fourth gold medal on the bounce.

UCC (red) v UG in 2020 GUSA Final.

The scrimmages are to be held on Thursday, January 27 and Friday, January 28, 2021 as the clock ticks down to the start of the 2022 GUSA Games.

This year’s edition of the biannual multi sport competition is due to be held at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in April.

Ghana’s leading basketball portal can report a similar series of events have been held at the University of Cape Coast (UCC) earlier this week. (Click on highlighted text to read full story)

UG beat UCC to the 2020 Gold medal albeit in controversial circumstances that had the game postponed and continued at a later date due to crowd trouble. UG’s splendid run started in 2016 by beating University of Professional Studies (UPSA) in the final.

Section of players at UCC tryouts

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah

@YawMintYM on Twitter


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