Takoradi Technical University (TTU) Men’s Basketball Team Head Coach Dr. Owusu Ansah Ankrah has opined his team has a lot to learn despite winning its first game in the 2022 Western Basketball Association (WBA) League Season.

TTU Coach Owusu Ankrah issues instructions to his charges during a timeout at 2020 UPAC

Nicknamed the Oilers, TTU clinched a 47-27 win over Oil City Kings at the TTU Court in Ghana’s Western Regional capital, Sekondi-Takoradi on Day One of the new season. (Click highlighted text to read match report)

TTU (blue) v Kings

TTU took an 18-4 first quarter lead as Kings struggled to score points en route to victory; all games in the league are played with a running time format.

Speaking exclusively with Basketballghana.com, Dr. Ankrah commended his team for the win but was quick to point out there was the need to improve.

“It’s been a good game but we still have a lot to learn. We are a bit shaky when it came to defence so I just told them after the game that we need to do a lot of training so on Tuesday we will come back we will try and do justice to the defensive lane” he  said.

Seven teams are competing in this year’s league.

By Yaw Adjei-Mintah

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