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Central
 1. Toshiba BT 39-8 
 2. Sanen 26-21 
 3. Hitachi SR 23-24 
 4. Niigata Albirex 20-27 
 5. Yokohama BC 15-32 
 6. Toyama Grouses 13-34 
East
 1. Tochigi Brex 38-9 
 2. Toyota Alvark 36-11 
 3. Chiba Jets 33-14 
 4. Hokkaido L. 17-30 
 5. Akita NH 14-33 
 6. Sendai 89ers 12-35 
West
 1. SeaHorses 37-10 
 2. Nagoya DD 23-24 
 3. Osaka Evessa 22-25 
 4. Kyoto Hannar. 22-25 
 5. Ryukyu GK 22-25 
 6. Shiga L-Stars 11-36 
Full Standings
Last:3/27/2017
B Standings
Central
 1. Nishinomiya S. 34-14 
 2. Toyotsu FE 34-14 
 3. Tokyo Z 20-29 
 4. Tokyo Excel. 19-28 
 5. Bambitious Nara 18-30 
 6. Shinshu BW 12-37 
East
 1. Gunma 31-17 
 2. Fukushima 26-22 
 3. Yamagata 24-24 
 4. Cyberdyne IR 22-26 
 5. Aomori Watts 21-27 
 6. Iwate Big Bulls 12-36 
West
 1. Shimane SM 40-7 
 2. Hiroshima D. 38-10 
 3. Kumamoto V. 37-11 
 4. Ehime OV 24-24 
 5. Kagawa FA 14-34 
 6. Kagoshima 6-42 
Full Standings
Last:3/27/2017
B League D3 Standings
 1. Kanazawa Sam. 29-3 
 2. Fukuoka Rizing 28-4 
 3. Tokyo HT 21-11 
 4. Otsuka A. 20-12 
 5. Tokyo Cinq R. 13-19 
 6. Aisin AW 13-19 
 7. Saitama Bron. 12-20 
 8. Toyoda Gosei 5-27 
 9. Tokyo Big Blue 3-29 
Full Standings
Last:3/20/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Nick FAZEKAS
  Toshiba BT
  (211-F-85)
  Avg: 27.6
 1. Fazekas, Toshiba BT27.6 
 2. Gardner, Niigata .21.9 
 3. Chapman, Niigata .19.6 
 4. Mavunga, Shiga L.19.5 
 5. White, Sendai19.4 
 6. Childress, Sanen18.6 
 7. Burrell, Nagoya DD18.1 
 8. Stone, Chiba Jets17.8 
 9. Garrett, Toyota A.17.6 
 10. Kanamaru, SeaHo.17.5 
Rebounds Per Game
 Ryan ROSSITER
  Tochigi .
  (204-F/C-89)
  Avg: 13.5
 1. Rossiter, Tochigi .13.5 
 2. Fazekas, Toshiba BT12.3 
 3. Harrellson, Osaka E.11.8 
 4. Butts, SeaHorses11.7 
 5. Willard, Toyama G.9.4 
 6. Childress, Sanen9.4 
 7. White, Sendai9.1 
 8. Spangler, Toshi.9.1 
 9. Sacre, Hitachi SR8.9 
 10. Takeuchi, Toyota A.8.9 
Assists Per Game
 Naoki UTO
  Toyama G.
  (188-F-91)
  Avg: 4.3
 1. Uto, Toyama G.4.3 
 2. Sakuragi, SeaHorses4.3 
 3. Namizato, Shiga L.4.1 
 4. Togashi, Chiba Jets4.0 
 5. Garrett, Toyota A.3.9 
 6. Suzuki, Sanen3.7 
 7. Igarashi, Niigata .3.6 
 8. Sakurai, Hokkaido.3.5 
 9. Tabuse, Tochigi .3.5 
 10. Mavunga, Shiga L.3.4 
Steals Per Game
 Kenta HIROSE
  Hitachi SR
  (193-G-85)
  Avg: 2
 1. Hirose, Hitachi SR2.0 
 2. Dove, Kyoto Hannar.1.8 
 3. Rossiter, Tochigi .1.8 
 4. Parker, Chiba Jets1.7 
 5. Hatakeyama, Niigata .1.6 
 6. Palmer, Akita NH1.6 
 7. Vendrame, Hitac.1.6 
 8. Tanaka, Toyota A.1.6 
 9. Garrett, Toyota A.1.4 
 10. Gibbs, Tochigi Brex1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Josh HARRELLSON
  Osaka E.
  (208-F-89)
  Avg: 2
 1. Harrellson, Osaka E.2.0 
 2. Chapman, Niigata .1.9 
 3. Bachynski, Hokkaido.1.8 
 4. Charlo, Kyoto H.1.8 
 5. Miller, Hokkaido L.1.8 
 6. Parker, Chiba Jets1.7 
 7. Armstrong, Chiba J.1.4 
 8. Childress, Sanen1.2 
 9. Edwards, SeaHorses1.2 
 10. Nephawe, Sendai1.1 

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Sendai 89ers 50% Apr.1 Hokkaido L.
Akita NH Apr.1 Chiba Jets 72%
Tochigi Brex 59% Apr.1 Toyota Alvar
Yokohama BC Apr.1 Toshiba BT 84%
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Tokyo Excel Apr.1 Toyotsu FE 59%
Nishinomiya 74% Apr.1 Tokyo Z
Iwate Big Bu Apr.1 Aomori Watts 52%
Yamagata Apr.1 Gunma 64%
Cyberdyne I 67% Apr.1 Fukushima
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Shimane SM 57% Apr.1 Hiroshima D
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Round 19 (Regular Season)

Kanazawa Sam 89% Apr.9 Saitama Bron
Tokyo Cinq R Apr.9 Fukuoka Rizi 82%
Tokyo HT 65% Apr.9 Otsuka A.
Kanazawa Sam 89% Apr.8 Saitama Bron
Tokyo Cinq R Apr.8 Fukuoka Rizi 82%
Tokyo HT 65% Apr.8 Otsuka A.
B League D3 Round 15: Tokyo Cinq R. outscore Toyoda Gosei by two after a very close game - Feb 27, 2017


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Eighth-ranked Toyoda Gosei (4-22) was very close to win a game against sixth ranked Tokyo Cinq R. (12-16) on Sunday. Tokyo Cinq R. managed to secure only two-point victory 62-60. However their fans expected easier game. It was a good game for American forward RJ Slawson (206-92, college: Jacksonville) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 11 points, 15 rebounds and 5 assists. Guard Rintaro Takeda (175-91) contributed with 8 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. point guard Eiji Sumihiro (171-89) answered with a double-double by scoring 21 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists for Toyoda Gosei. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Tokyo Cinq R. maintains sixth place with 12-16 record. Toyoda Gosei lost eighth consecutive game. They keep the eighth position with 22 games lost. Tokyo Cinq R.'s supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tokyo Otsuka A..
Another exciting game was a derby match between two teams from Tokyo: Otsuka A. (#3) and Tokyo HT (#4). Tokyo HT was defeated at home 74-89 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Tokyo HT. It was a great evening for American forward Ray Raymond (203-84, college: Wisconsin) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 33 points (!!!) and 12 rebounds. Shuichiro Samejima helped adding 16 points and 5 rebounds. Otsuka A.'s coach used entire bench which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was American power forward Alex Jones (206-87, college: Seattle) with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 13 rebounds. Otsuka A. maintains third place with 17-9 record having seven points less than leader Kanazawa Sam. Tokyo HT at the other side keeps the fourth position with 11 games lost. Otsuka A.'s supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tokyo to the arena Tokyo Cinq R..
Another exciting game was again a derby between two local teams from Tokyo: Tokyo HT (#4) and Otsuka A. (#3). Tokyo HT (15-11) crushed visiting Otsuka A. (17-9) by 23 points 85-62. It was an exceptional evening for Edward Morris who led the winners and scored 20 points and 8 rebounds. Ray Raymond came up with 15 points for Otsuka A. in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Tokyo HT maintains fourth place with 15-11 record. Loser Otsuka A. keeps the third position with nine games lost. Tokyo HT will meet at home Aisin AW (#5) in the next round. Otsuka A.'s supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tokyo to the arena Tokyo Cinq R..
B League D3 top team - Kanazawa Sam. (24-2) had no problems winning another game. This time they crushed ninth ranked Tokyo Big Blue (2-24) in Ishikawa 99-35. The best player for the winners was Andrew Fitzgerald who had a double-double by scoring 18 points and 15 rebounds. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Kanazawa Sam. have an impressive series of twenty one victories in a row. They maintain first place with 24-2 record. Tokyo Big Blue lost fifth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 24 lost games. Kanazawa Sam.'s next round opponent will be league's second-placed Fukuoka Rizing at home and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tokyo Big Blue will play against Toyoda Gosei (#8) in Aichi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
B League D3 top team - Kanazawa Sam. (24-2) had no problems winning another game on Saturday. This time they crushed ninth ranked Tokyo Big Blue (2-24) in Ishikawa 88-46. It was a good game for Gyno Pomare who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 13 rebounds. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. The victory was the twenty first consecutive win for Kanazawa Sam.. They maintain first place with 24-2 record. Tokyo Big Blue lost their fifth game in a row. They stay dead last with 24 lost games. Kanazawa Sam. will face league's second-placed Fukuoka Rizing at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tokyo Big Blue will play against Toyoda Gosei (#8) in Aichi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

There were no big surprises in other games of round 15: Saitama Bron. was beaten by Aisin AW on the road 81-73. Aisin AW lost to Saitama Bron. on its own court 71-89. Toyoda Gosei unfortunately lost to Tokyo Cinq R. in a road game 65-81.
The most impressive performance of 15th round was 20 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists by Brent Jennings of Saitama Bron..

Tokyo Cinq R. - Toyoda Gosei 62-60

Eighth-ranked Toyoda Gosei (4-22) was very close to win a game against sixth ranked Tokyo Cinq R. (12-16) on Sunday. Tokyo Cinq R. managed to secure only two-point victory 62-60. However their fans expected easier game. It was a good game for American forward RJ Slawson (206-92, college: Jacksonville) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 11 points, 15 rebounds and 5 assists. Guard Rintaro Takeda (175-91) contributed with 8 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. Point guard Eiji Sumihiro (171-89) answered with a double-double by scoring 21 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists and American center Matthew Kendrick (215-90, college: St.Leo) added 12 points and 12 rebounds in the effort for Toyoda Gosei. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Tokyo Cinq R. maintains sixth place with 12-16 record. Toyoda Gosei lost eighth consecutive game. They keep the eighth position with 22 games lost. Tokyo Cinq R.'s supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tokyo Otsuka A..
Top scorers:
Tokyo Cinq R.: R.Slawson 11+15reb+5ast, J.Green 10+2reb+2ast, R.Takeda 8+5reb+2ast, M.Kamezaki 8+1reb, K.Yuichi 7+3reb, K.Takahashi 7+1reb+3ast
Toyoda Gosei: E.Sumihiro 21+10reb+4ast, M.Kendrick 12+12reb+1ast, R.Yanagiuchi 6+3reb+1ast, D.Kokubu 6+3reb+1ast, A.Mochida 4+1ast, T.Oyagi 4+2reb+1ast
gschID: 512720


Kanazawa Sam. - Tokyo Big Blue 99-35

B League D3 top team - Kanazawa Sam. (24-2) had no problems winning another game. This time they crushed ninth ranked Tokyo Big Blue (2-24) in Ishikawa 99-35. Kanazawa Sam. held Tokyo Big Blue to an opponent 21.3 percent shooting from the field compared to 47.9 percent accuracy of the winners and made 28-of-37 charity shots (75.7 percent) during the game, while Tokyo Big Blue only scored five points from the stripe. Kanazawa Sam. forced 26 Tokyo Big Blue turnovers and outrebounded them 56-23 including a 19-8 advantage in offensive rebounds. 27 personal fouls committed by Tokyo Big Blue helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The best player for the winners was American power forward Andrew Fitzgerald (202-90, college: Oklahoma) who had a double-double by scoring 18 points and 15 rebounds. Panamanian forward Tony Bishop (201-89, college: Texas St.) chipped in 19 points and 5 rebounds. Four Kanazawa Sam. players scored in double figures. At the other side the best for losing team was point guard Yoshikawa Osamuakira (182-92) who recorded 11 points and 5 rebounds and guard Jesse Iwatsuki (186-91) added 8 points respectively. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Kanazawa Sam. have an impressive series of twenty one victories in a row. They maintain first place with 24-2 record. Tokyo Big Blue lost fifth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 24 lost games. Kanazawa Sam.'s next round opponent will be league's second-placed Fukuoka Rizing at home and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tokyo Big Blue will play against Toyoda Gosei (#8) in Aichi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kanazawa Sam.: T.Bishop 19+5reb, A.Fitzgerald 18+15reb+1ast, G.Pomare 16+6reb, T.Tsukino 11+7reb, Y.Inoue 11+7reb+1ast, I.Yuji 7+1reb+4ast
Tokyo Big Blue: Y.Osamuakira 11+5reb+3ast, J.Iwatsuki 8+3reb, M.Senro 4+2reb, K.Sakaue 3, R.Kuroki 2+3reb, T.Akimoto 2
gschID: 512721


Tokyo HT - Otsuka A. 74-89

Another exciting game was a derby match between two teams from Tokyo: Otsuka A. (#3) and Tokyo HT (#4). Tokyo HT was defeated at home 74-89 and even the advantage of their own court did not help. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Tokyo HT. It was a great evening for American forward Ray Raymond (203-84, college: Wisconsin) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 33 points (!!!) and 12 rebounds. Swingman Shuichiro Samejima (188-87) helped adding 16 points and 5 rebounds. Otsuka A.'s coach used entire bench which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was American power forward Alex Jones (206-87, college: Seattle) with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 13 rebounds and the other American import forward Brian Harper (208-85, college: Paine) scored 17 points and 8 rebounds. Otsuka A. maintains third place with 17-9 record having seven points less than leader Kanazawa Sam. Tokyo HT at the other side keeps the fourth position with 11 games lost. Otsuka A.'s supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tokyo to the arena Tokyo Cinq R..
Top scorers:
Otsuka A.: R.Raymond 33+12reb+2ast, S.Samejima 16+5reb+3ast, S.Murata 10+1reb, K.Richardson 8+5reb+3ast, T.Hasegawa 7+2reb+7ast, S.Tamura 6+1reb+4ast
Tokyo HT: B.Harper 17+8reb+1ast, A.Jones 15+13reb+2ast, E.Morris 12+8reb, Y.Ikeda 9+1reb, R.Narumi 7+3reb+5ast, K.Kanai 6
gschID: 512722


Aisin AW - Saitama Bron. 81-73

No shocking result in a game when fifth ranked Aisin AW (13-15) beat 7th ranked Saitama Broncos (10-18) in Aichi 81-73 on Sunday. Aisin AW made 22-of-28 free shots (78.6 percent) during the game. They also forced 20 Saitama Broncos turnovers. Saitama Broncos were plagued by 29 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a good game for point guard Kei Kato (172-93) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 20 points and 11 rebounds. Guard Kyouhei Kumazawa (180-88) contributed with a double-double by scoring 15 points, 6 rebounds and 10 assists for the winners. American guard Brent Jennings (193-88, college: So.Poly State, agency: Interperformances) answered with a double-double by scoring 20 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists and point guard Masaya Ueda (177-93) added 18 points and 6 rebounds in the effort for Saitama Broncos. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Aisin AW maintains fifth place with 13-15 record. Loser Saitama Broncos keep the seventh position with 18 games lost. Aisin AW will face higher ranked Tokyo HT (#4) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory.
Top scorers:
Aisin AW: K.Kato 20+11reb+1ast, I.Kazuki 18+6reb, K.Kumazawa 15+6reb+10ast, F.Shunsuke 12+3reb+1ast, T.Igarashi 6+5reb+1ast, K.Ochiai 6+1reb
Saitama Bron.: B.Jennings 20+10reb+4ast, M.Ueda 18+6reb+2ast, N.Yutaro 13+5reb+1ast, T.Wade 12+12reb+1ast, Y.Shoji 3+2reb+1ast, N.Chisho 2+4reb+2ast
gschID: 512723


Tokyo HT - Otsuka A. 85-62

Another exciting game was again a derby between two local teams from Tokyo: Tokyo HT (#4) and Otsuka A. (#3). Tokyo HT (15-11) crushed visiting Otsuka A. (17-9) by 23 points 85-62. They outrebounded Otsuka A. 46-28 including 17 on the offensive glass. It was an exceptional evening for American power forward Edward Morris (204-84, college: Pittsburg St.) who led the winners and scored 20 points and 8 rebounds. His fellow American import power forward Alex Jones (206-87, college: Seattle) accounted for 13 points and 12 rebounds for the winning side. Four Tokyo HT players scored in double figures. American forward Ray Raymond (203-84, college: Wisconsin) came up with 15 points and swingman Shuichiro Samejima (188-87) added 17 points respectively for Otsuka A. in the defeat. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Tokyo HT maintains fourth place with 15-11 record. Loser Otsuka A. keeps the third position with nine games lost. Tokyo HT will meet at home Aisin AW (#5) in the next round. Otsuka A.'s supporters look forward to another derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Tokyo to the arena Tokyo Cinq R..
Top scorers:
Tokyo HT: E.Morris 20+8reb+1ast, B.Harper 18+6reb, A.Jones 13+12reb, H.Oogane 12+7reb+3ast, R.Narumi 7+3reb+7ast, C.Kenaru 5
Otsuka A.: S.Samejima 17+3reb, R.Raymond 15+4reb+2ast, K.Richardson 10+6reb+1ast, T.Hasegawa 7+5reb+2ast, S.Tamura 5+2reb, T.Takuro 4+2reb+1ast
gschID: 512719


Kanazawa Sam. - Tokyo Big Blue 88-46

B League D3 top team - Kanazawa Sam. (24-2) had no problems winning another game on Saturday. This time they crushed ninth ranked Tokyo Big Blue (2-24) in Ishikawa 88-46. Kanazawa Sam. dominated down low during the game scoring 68 of its points in the paint compared to Tokyo Big Blue's 24. They outrebounded Tokyo Big Blue 57-28 including a 23-11 advantage in offensive rebounds. Kanazawa Sam. looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. Tokyo Big Blue was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a good game for American-Panamanian forward Gyno Pomare (203-86, college: San Diego) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 13 rebounds. Panamanian forward Tony Bishop (201-89, college: Texas St.) contributed with a double-double by scoring 10 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists for the winners. Five Kanazawa Sam. players scored in double figures. Swingman Akihiro Soui (184-90) answered with 11 points and Kengo Funabashi (-93) added 9 points in the effort for Tokyo Big Blue. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. The victory was the twenty first consecutive win for Kanazawa Sam.. They maintain first place with 24-2 record. Tokyo Big Blue lost their fifth game in a row. They stay dead last with 24 lost games. Kanazawa Sam. will face league's second-placed Fukuoka Rizing at home in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Tokyo Big Blue will play against Toyoda Gosei (#8) in Aichi and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Kanazawa Sam.: G.Pomare 17+13reb, T.Yonamine 14+6reb+4ast, A.Fitzgerald 13+8reb+2ast, I.Yuji 10+4reb+2ast, T.Bishop 10+12reb+5ast, Y.Inoue 8+4reb+1ast
Tokyo Big Blue: A.Soui 11+2reb+2ast, Y.Osamuakira 10+2reb, K.Funabashi 9+3reb+1ast, R.Ito 6+1reb+4ast, R.Kuroki 3+5reb, S.Matsufuji 2+1reb+1ast
gschID: 512718


Aisin AW - Saitama Bron. 71-89

There was a minor upset when 5th ranked Aisin AW (13-15) lost to seventh ranked Saitama Broncos (10-18) in Aichi 71-89 on Saturday. Saitama Broncos forced 20 Aisin AW turnovers. Strangely Aisin AW outrebounded Saitama Broncos 46-34 including a 19-6 advantage in offensive rebounds. Aisin AW was plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. It was a good game for American forward Tiras Wade (200-81, college: La-Lafayette) who led his team to a victory with 25 points and 5 rebounds. Point guard Masaya Ueda (177-93) contributed with 17 points and 5 assists for the winners. Guard Kyouhei Kumazawa (180-88) answered with 15 points and 6 rebounds and point guard Kei Kato (172-93) added 12 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists in the effort for Aisin AW. Four Saitama Broncos and five Aisin AW players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. The victory was the fifth consecutive win for Saitama Broncos. They maintain seventh place with 10-18 record. Aisin AW lost their third game in a row. They keep the fifth position with 15 games lost. Saitama Broncos will have a break next round. Aisin AW will play on the road against Tokyo HT (#4) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Saitama Bron.: T.Wade 25+5reb+1ast, B.Jennings 17+4reb+1ast, M.Ueda 17+3reb+5ast, C.Tate 14+8reb, N.Yutaro 9+4reb+3ast, T.Nakashima 3
Aisin AW: K.Kumazawa 15+6reb+2ast, K.Kato 12+5reb+4ast, F.Shunsuke 10+1reb, A.Kosaka 10+9reb, N.Adachi 10+5reb+3ast, M.Oose 8+2reb+1ast
gschID: 512717


Tokyo Cinq R. - Toyoda Gosei 81-65

Rather predictable result when sixth ranked Tokyo Cinq R. (12-16) won against at home 8th ranked Toyoda Gosei (4-22) 81-65 on Saturday. It was a good game for American forward RJ Slawson (206-92, college: Jacksonville) who led his team to a victory with 22 points and 9 rebounds (on 11-of-13 shooting from the field). His fellow American import forward Jermaine Green (203-80, college: N.Texas, agency: Haylett Sports) contributed with 16 points (on 7-of-8 shooting from the field) for the winners. Four Tokyo Cinq R. players scored in double figures. American center Matthew Kendrick (215-90, college: St.Leo) answered with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 15 rebounds and guard Daisuke Kokubu (190-95) added 17 points in the effort for Toyoda Gosei. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Tokyo Cinq R. maintains sixth place with 12-16 record. Toyoda Gosei lost their eighth game in a row. They keep the eighth position with 22 games lost. Tokyo Cinq R.'s supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will face at home their local rival from Tokyo Otsuka A..
Top scorers:
Tokyo Cinq R.: R.Slawson 22+9reb+2ast, J.Green 16+2reb+2ast, K.Takahashi 12+2reb+2ast, T.Yotaku 10+4reb+4ast, J.Heath 7+8reb, R.Takeda 4+2ast
Toyoda Gosei: D.Kokubu 17+2reb+2ast, M.Kendrick 17+15reb+3ast, A.Toure 9+4reb+1ast, R.Yanagiuchi 9+2reb+4ast, I.Yukio 4, E.Sumihiro 3+5ast
gschID: 512716


  




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Richardson's double-double lands him B League D3 Player of the Week award - 6 days ago  
B League Round 47: Tochigi Brex edges Shiga L-Stars by two points - 7 days ago  
B League D2 Round 48: Kagawa FA defeats leader Shimane Magic - 7 days ago  
B League D3 Round 18: Top-ranked Kanazawa Sam. wins another game - 7 days ago  
Japanese B League round 46 best performance: Clint Chapman - 7 days ago  
Best players of Japanese B League D2 round 47 - 7 days ago  
B League Round 46: Toshiba Thunders lose to Aishin Sea Horses - 8 days ago  
B League D2 Round 47: Leader Toyotsu FE loses to Nishinomiya S. - 8 days ago  
Butts' double-double lands him Player of the Week award - 13 days ago  
Japanese B League D2 round 46 best performance: Ryan Stephan - 13 days ago  
Best players of Japanese B League D3 round 17 - 13 days ago  
B League Round 45: Hokkaido L. top Sanen Neophoenix by two after a very close game - 14 days ago  
B League D2 Round 46: Toyotsu FE defeat Yamagata in the closest game of the week - 14 days ago  
B League D3 Round 17: Fukuoka Rizing beat Otsuka A. in the most crucial game of the week - 14 days ago  
Best players of Japanese B League round 44 - 14 days ago  
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