Basketball

New Scheme cop SDF Southern Conference Summer Mini Basketball title

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

NEW Scheme beat Building Two 6-4 to capture the 2017 Sports Development Foundation (SDF)-sponsored Southern Conference Summer Mini Basketball Tournament played at the Majesty Gardens court last Friday. Read More

BOJ beat NHT 31-26 in Business House 3-on-3 basketball

BY GERALD REID Observer writer | Wednesday, September, 6 2017    

DEFENDING champions Bank of Jamaica (BOJ) got the better of former champions National Housing Trust (NHT) 31-26 as the 2017 Business House Basketball Association (BHBA) 3-on-3 Division One and Two leagues got under way at the National Arena last week Monday. Read More

New York City top Caribbean Hoopfest, defeat Team Canada 77-69

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Tuesday, August, 22 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The New York City team won last weekend's successful third staging of the Caribbean Hoopfest held at the Montego Bay Community College auditorium, beating Team Canada 77-69 in over-time in the final played on Sunday. Read More

Caribbean HoopsFest tourney off with a bang

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Sunday, August, 20 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — The champions of the third staging of the Caribbean HoopsFest basketball tournament will be decided today at the Montego Bay Community College auditorium after two days of intense action which started on Friday afternoon. Read More

Slam dunk!

BY DWAYNE RICHARDS Observer writer | Saturday, August, 19 2017    

Following a successful staging of a preseason training camp by Florida State University (FSU) on their recent visit to the island, Jamaica's basketball is set for even bigger prospects later this year. Read More

FSU outclass Jamaica Select in basketball pre-season series

Friday, August, 18 2017    

FLORIDA State University (FSU) registered a convincing 107-51 win over a Jamaica Select team in their second game of a two-match preseason basketball series at the National Indoor Sports Centre on Wednesday night. Read More

Special Olympics basketballers join Digicel NBA Jumpstart camp

Wednesday, August, 16 2017    

With dreams of redemption and scoring gold at the 2019 World Summer Games in Abu Dhabi, Jamaica's National Special Olympics Basketball team was very eager to jump at the opportunity to get some time in with top international coaches from the NBA at the Digicel NBA... Read More

FSU make light work of Jamaica Select team with 116-78 win

Wednesday, August, 16 2017    

After their blowout 116-78 win over the Minto 79ers, a Jamaica Select team on Monday night, the visiting Florida State University (FSU) will be aiming to wrap up the two-game pre-season contest at the National Indoor Sports Centre today. Read More

Jaguars, Chargers claim basketball crowns

BY PAUL A REID Observer writer | Friday, July, 28 2017    

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Granville Jaguars won their second Western Basketball Association iCool/iDrade Elite Basketball League (EBL) title on Sunday after a 2-1 win over defending champions Catherine Hall All-Stars, wining the final game of the best-of-three finals 84-76 at the... Read More



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