NBA Academy India’s defensive focus was a key to this week’s victory. The team’s younger players stepped up and contributed on both ends. Jagshaanbir Singh finished with 16 pointts, 6 rebounds and 2 blocks and Digvijay Shekhawat 16 points and 3 rebounds.
Down by 15, the Academy applied full court pressure and tied the game with an alley oops pass from a side out of boùnds play with 1 second left. NBA Academy India lost as Kiori Mal College drained a 3-point shot in overtime. Forward Seijin Mathew had a team high of 18 points and 5 rebounds.
NBA Academy fought an intense and highly competitive game against a more experienced MM Public School team. The young NBA Academy India players showed positive attitudes and teamwork to win the game 86-81!
A game won on both sides of the court. NBA Academy India displayed a great level of enthusiasm sharing the ball and finding the open player. A focus was made on feeding the big man and letting them work in the paint while reading the double team and finding the open shots.
NBA Academy India came back from a tough defensive first half to win 42-37 against Yuva Shakti School. The team’s dominant inside game helped compensate for the low field goal percentage from the outside, helping them maintain the lead throughout the second half.
NBA Academy India played a young team, which allowed them to practice their offensive ball movement and tidy up their defensive strategies. All players touched the ball and scored in this great collective win!
The NBA Academy India was unable to break Kirori Mal College’s full court pressure, which caused multiple turnovers.
The NBA Academy India’s great team effort was propelled by tenacious full court defense, resulting in a 50 point win during the College League’s quarter finals!
The NBA Academy India’s great defensive effort led them to a 52-41 victory against Hinsraj College. Prashant Rawat had a solid defensive game and finished with 8 points and 16 rebounds. Jagshaanbir Singh finished with 5 points,10 rebounds and Riyanshu Negi with 13 points, 3 rebounds.