D’tigress Reach Afrobasket Quarterfinals

D’Tigress Reach Afrobasket Quarterfinals

Nigeria’s D’Tigress have become the first team to qualify for quarterfinals of the FIBA Afrobasket following their 106-72 win over Egypt.

Evelyn Akhator led the Nigerian charge with 24 points and 13 rebounds as Sam Vincent’s side marched to their third straight win.

Jennifer Atonye posted another double-double with 15 points and 12 rebounds while Ezinne Kalu and Sarah Ogoke added 18 and 13 points.

Nigeria’s next match is against Guinea on Tuesday, August the 22nd.

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