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 1. 36ers 0-0 
 2. Breakers 0-0 
 3. Bullets 0-0 
 4. Hawks 0-0 
 5. Kings 0-0 
 6. Taipans 0-0 
 7. United 0-0 
 8. Wildcats 0-0 
Last:8/15/2016
State Standings
Big V
 1. Corio Bay S. 19-3 
 2. Waverley F. 18-4 
 3. Ringwood H. 16-6 
 4. Knox R. 16-6 
 5. Eltham W. 14-8 
 6. Hume City 12-10 
 7. McKinnon C. 11-10 
 8. Diamond V.E. 9-13 
 9. Werribee D. 8-14 
 10. Hawthorn M. 4-18 
 11. Whittlesea City 3-18 
 12. Bulleen B. 1-21 
Premier League
 1. Southern T. 20-1 
 2. Norwood F. 16-5 
 3. Sturt S. 15-6 
 4. Woodville W. 14-7 
 5. Forestville E. 14-7 
 6. W.Adelaide B. 11-10 
 7. N.Adelaide R. 6-15 
 8. S.Adelaide P. 5-16 
 9. C.District L. 3-18 
 10. Eastern M. 1-20 
QBL
 1. Townsville H. 13-3 
 2. Brisbane 13-5 
 3. Logan T. 12-5 
 4. SW Metro P. 12-5 
 5. Cairns M. 11-6 
 6. Mackay M. 11-6 
 7. Rockhampton 9-8 
 8. Ipswich F. 8-9 
 9. Gladstone P. 7-9 
 10. Suncoast PC 7-10 
 11. Sunshine CR 5-12 
 12. Gold Coast R. 5-12 
 13. Toowoomba M. 3-14 
 14. Bundaberg B. 2-15 
SBL
 1. Cockburn C. 22-4 
 2. Joondalup Wolves 21-5 
 3. Willetton T. 18-8 
 4. Geraldton B. 18-8 
 5. Rockingham F. 17-9 
 6. Stirling S. 17-9 
 7. Perth Redbacks 15-11 
 8. Perry Lakes H. 11-15 
 9. East Perth E. 10-16 
 10. SW Slammers 8-18 
 11. Lakeside L. 7-19 
 12. Goldfields G. 7-19 
 13. Kalamunda E.S. 6-20 
 14. Mandurah M. 5-21 
SEABL-East
 1. Brisbane S. 15-8 
 2. Geelong S. 15-9 
 3. Dandenong R. 13-11 
 4. Nunawading S. 13-11 
 5. Canberra G. 12-12 
 6. Albury W.B. 11-13 
 7. Ballarat M. 11-13 
 8. Melbourne T. 3-21 
SEABL-South
 1. Bendigo B. 20-4 
 2. Hobart C. 19-5 
 3. Mt Gambier 17-7 
 4. Sandringham S. 11-13 
 5. N W Tasmania 10-14 
 6. Kilsyth C. 10-14 
 7. Frankston 7-17 
 8. BA CoE 1-15 
WARATAH
 1. Norths Bears 16-4 
 2. Newcastle H. 15-5 
 3. Sydney Comets 13-7 
 4. Bankstown B. 12-8 
 5. Cent.Coast C. 12-8 
 6. Manly Warr. 9-11 
 7. Hornsby S. 8-12 
 8. Sutherland S. 8-12 
 9. Maitland M. 7-13 
 10. Hills H. 6-14 
 11. Illawarra H. 4-16 
Full Standings
Last:8/15/2016
Points Per Game
 Jerome RANDLE
  Zalgiris
  (175-PG-87)
  Avg: 23
 1. Randle, Zalgiris23.0 
 2. Childress, Kings21.0 
 3. Penney, Hawks20.4 
 4. Webster, Breakers19.9 
 5. Lisch, Hawks19.4 
 6. Goulding, Auxilium.18.4 
 7. Harrington, Kings17.7 
 8. Ogilvy, Hawks16.4 
 9. Prather, Wildcats16.3 
 10. Beal, Wildcats15.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Daniel JOHNSON
  36ers
  (210-C/F-88)
  Avg: 9.3
 1. Johnson, 36ers9.3 
 2. Samhan, San German8.9 
 3. Ogilvy, Hawks8.5 
 4. Knight, Wildcats7.9 
 5. Jackson, Breakers7.8 
 6. Childress, Kings7.8 
 7. Vukona, Breakers7.5 
 8. Khazzouh, Kings7.5 
 9. Majok, United7.1 
 10. Kay, Southland S.6.8 
Assists Per Game
 Cedric JACKSON
  Breakers
  (191-G-86)
  Avg: 6.4
 1. Jackson, Breakers6.4 
 2. Randle, Zalgiris5.2 
 3. Martin, Hawks4.2 
 4. Gibson, 36ers4.1 
 5. Beal, Wildcats3.6 
 6. Holt, Andorra3.6 
 7. Cadee, Bankstow.3.5 
 8. Lisch, Hawks3.3 
 9. Jett, Southland S.3.3 
 10. Martin, Wildcats3.3 
Steals Per Game
 Damian MARTIN
  Wildcats
  (186-PG-84)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Martin, Wildcats1.8 
 2. Lisch, Hawks1.8 
 3. Ogilvy, Hawks1.5 
 4. Jackson, Breakers1.3 
 5. Childress, Kings1.2 
 6. Prather, Wildcats1.2 
 7. Creek, 36ers1.1 
 8. Webster, Breakers1.1 
 9. Jett, Southland S.1.1 
 10. Khazzouh, Kings1.1 
Blocks Per Game
 Julian KHAZZOUH
  Kings
  (209-C/F-86)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Khazzouh, Kings1.8 
 2. Ogilvy, Hawks1.7 
 3. Childress, Kings1.7 
 4. Pledger, Breakers1.5 
 5. Brandt, Neptunas1.2 
 6. Jervis, Wildcats1.2 
 7. Samhan, San German1.1 
 8. Craig, Wellington1.1 
 9. Jackson, Breakers1.1 
 10. Vandenberg, Kings0.8 
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David Andersen selected the top Australian playing abroad in last week's games - Jan 21, 2013


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Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top performances of Australians who are currently playing abroad.


David Andersen
David Andersen
   #1. This week's number one is an experienced international center David Andersen (212-80, currently plays in Turkey). Andersen led Fenerbahce Ulker to a victory over the 14th-ranked Olin Edirne (3-12) crushing them 98-61 in the Turkish TBL last Sunday. He was MVP of the game. Andersen scored 17 points. Fenerbahce Ulker Istanbul (13-2) is placed second in the TBL. This season Andersen averages: 8.1ppg, 3.1rpg, 2FGP: 59.2%(29-49), 3FGP: 43.3% and FT: 94.1%(16-17). He is currently a member of the Australian senior national team.

Brad Newley
Brad Newley
   #2. Second place goes to an international swingman Brad Newley (199-85, agency: Beo Basket, currently plays in Spain), who plays in the Spanish ACB. Newley could not help one of league's weakest teams G.Canaria 2014 (12-6) in their last game. Despite his very good performance G.Canaria 2014 lost 70-81 on the road to the higher-ranked (#4) Gescrap BB. Newley was the top scorer with 18 points. He also added 7 rebounds in 32 minutes. It's Newley's first season with the team. Newley has relatively good stats this year: 12.7ppg, 4.3rpg, 1.6apg, 1.3spg, 2FGP: 61.0%(75-123), 3FGP: 29.3% and FT: 58.7% in the 18 games he played so far. He is in the roster of the Australian senior national team.

Nathan Jawai
Nathan Jawai
   #3. The Australian player who performed third best last week abroad was former international power forward Nathan Jawai (208-86, college: Midland CC, currently plays in Spain). Jawai contributed to a Regal FC Barcelona's victory against the 14th-ranked Blancos de Rueda (7-11) 88-82 in the Spanish ACB in Sunday night's game. He scored 10 points and grabbed 4 rebounds. Regal FC Barcelona (10-8) is placed sixth in the ACB. Jawai's overall stats this season are: 6.8ppg, 4.2rpg, 2FGP: 71.2%(47-66) and FT: 56.4%. He played for the Australian national team four years ago.

Patrick Mills
Patrick Mills
   #4. Point guard Patrick Mills (183-88, college: St.Mary's, CA, currently plays in NBA) managed to help San Antonio Spurs in a victory against the Minnesota Timberwolves (17-20) 106-88 in the NBA last Sunday. Mills scored 5 points, grabbed 4 rebounds and dished 4 assists in 19 minutes. The San Antonio Spurs have a solid 32-11 record this season. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. This year Mills averages only 4.8ppg in the 36 games. He used to play for the Australian national team back in 2009.

Aleks Maric
Aleks Maric
   #5. International center Aleks Maric (211-84, college: Nebraska, currently plays in VTB United League) helped his Russian team Lokomotiv win their game against the eighth-ranked CEZ Nymburk (4-8) crushing them 75-54 in the VTB United League on Sunday night. Maric scored 9 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. Lokomotiv Kuban (7-4) is placed fourth in group B. Maric is currently first on the list of best rebounders. He has very reliable stats this season: 11.5ppg, 10.2rpg and 1.3spg. Maric plays currently for the Australian national team.

Matt Nielsen
Matt Nielsen
   #6. Forward Matt Nielsen (208-78, currently plays in VTB United League) helped his Russian team Khimky win their game against the tenth-ranked PGE Turow (2-9) 91-72 in the VTB United League in Monday night's game. He scored 5 points and added 3 assists in 18 minutes. BC Khimky Moscow Region (8-3) is placed third in group A. This year Nielsen's overall stats are: 3.2ppg, 2.2rpg and 1.8apg in the five games. He is an international player who is currently on the senior Australian National Team roster.

Matthew Dellavedova
Matthew Dellavedova
   #7. International guard Matthew Dellavedova (193-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) helped St.Mary's, CA edge the Brigham Young University (5-1) 70-69 in the NCAA last Wednesday. Dellavedova recorded 18 points and added 8 assists. The Saint Mary's College of California has 4-1 conference record this season. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Dellavedova has been at the team for four years. His total stats this season are: 3.2ppg, 2.2rpg and 1.8apg. Dellavedova is also Australian national team player.

Joe Ingles
Joe Ingles
   #8. Small forward Joe Ingles (203-87, agency: Priority Sports, currently plays in Euroleague) is a teammate of previously mentioned Nathan Jawai. But that was another game of his team in Euroleague which we would like to mention. Ingles helped his Spanish team Regal FC Barcelona win their game against the eighth-ranked Besiktas (0-4) 73-59. He recorded 5 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 20 minutes. Regal FC Barcelona (3-1) is placed fourth in group F. This year Ingles' total stats are: 6.3ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.5apg in the 13 games. He plays currently for the Australian national team.

Ryan Broekhoff
Ryan Broekhoff
   #9. International forward Ryan Broekhoff (201-90, currently studies in the States) helped Valparaiso edge the University of Detroit Mercy (4-2) 89-88 in the NCAA in Thursday night's game. Broekhoff scored 18 points, grabbed 9 boards, handed out 5 passes and blocked 2 shots (was perfect 8-for-8 from the free throw line). The Valparaiso University has a very good 5-1 conference record this season. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. Broekhoff plays fourth season for the team. He has averaged so far 6.3ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.5apg. Broekhoff is also in the roster of the Australian national team.

Corey Maynard
Corey Maynard
   #10. Guard Corey Maynard (190-91, is currently at the American university) helped Bryant edge in an overtime the Mt.Saint Mary's University, MD (2-4) 79-78 in the NCAA on Thursday night. Maynard scored 13 points, grabbed 9 boards, dished 3 assists and stole 3 balls. The Bryant University has a very good 6-0 conference record this season. So far his team won all six games in the conference. Maynard has averaged so far 6.3ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.5apg. He is a former university international player as two years ago he still played for the Australian national team.

   #11. Former U19 international forward Mitchell Young (206-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) is a teammate of previously mentioned Matthew Dellavedova and both played together in the last NCAA game. Young helped St.Mary's, CA edge the Brigham Young University 70-69. He recorded 10 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. Young has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg. He used to play for the Australian U19 national team four years ago.

   #12. Former international swingman Anthony Drmic (198-92, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA was not able to help the Boise St. (1-2) in their last game. Despite Drmic's very good performance the Boise St. lost 80-91 in Colorado Springs, CO to the U.S. Air Force Academy. He recorded 19 points and grabbed 5 rebounds in 31 minutes. Drmic has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg in the 20 games. He used to play for the Australian national team back in 2011.

   #13. Former U18 international forward Samuel Rowley (198-92, currently plays college basketball in the States) helped Albany win their game against the University of Hartford 56-46 in the NCAA in Saturday night's game. Rowley recorded 17 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. Rowley has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg. He used to play for the Australian U18 national team four years ago.

   #14. Former international forward Cody Ellis (203-90, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA was not able to secure a victory for the St.Louis (1-2) in their last game. Despite Ellis' very good performance the St.Louis was edged in an overtime 82-80 at home by the Rhode Island University. He recorded 21 points in 26 minutes. Ellis has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg in the 20 games. He used to play for the Australian national team back in 2009.

   #15. International point guard Hugh Greenwood (190-92, currently plays college basketball in the States) helped N.Mexico win their n overtime game against the Boise State University 79-74 in the NCAA on Wednesday night. Greenwood recorded 15 points and grabbed 7 rebounds. Greenwood has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg. He is also in the roster of the Australian national team.


The list of other players, who all have Australian passport but never been selected to any of Australian national teams:

   #1. Kyrie Irving (191-G-92, college: Duke, currently plays in NBA) led Cleveland Cavaliers to a victory over the Portland Trail Blazers (20-20) 93-88 in the NBA in Wednesday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Irving scored 31 points (!!!), made 5 passes and 4 steals in 39 minutes; quite an impressive performance considering it's only his second season in pro basketball. The Cleveland Cavaliers have not so impressive 10-32 record this season. Irving is currently sixth on the league's list of top scorers with 23.1ppg. He also averaged so far 3.6rpg, 5.7apg and 1.7spg in the 31 games he played so far. Irving is a naturalized American. Despite his Australian passport, Irving previously played for the USA U18 national team and is probably not eligible to play for the Australian team. Strangely he has never played in Australia.

   #2. Damon Heuir (188-PG, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA could not help the S.Utah (3-4) in their last game. Despite his very good performance the S.Utah lost 67-73 on the road to the University of Montana. Heuir scored 19 points and added 6 passes in 36 minutes. It was S.Utah's fourth consecutive loss in a row. Heuir plays for the team since 2009. He has averaged so far 6.3ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.5apg in the 13 games.

   #3. Peter Hooley (193-G-92, currently studies in the States) contributed to Albany's victory against the University of Hartford 56-46 in the NCAA in Saturday night's game. Hooley had a double-double by scoring 18 points and getting 12 rebounds. He also added 3 assists in 39 minutes. The University at Albany has a very solid 5-1 conference record this season. It was his team's fourth consecutive victory in a row. Hooley has averaged so far 6.3ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.5apg in the 13 games.

   #4. Majok Majok (203-F-92, is currently at the American university), who plays in the NCAA was not able to help the Ball St. (1-3) in their last game on Wednesday. Despite his very good performance the Ball St. (#5) was defeated 71-64 in Akron, OH by the The University of Akron. Majok recorded a double-double by scoring 26 points and getting 13 rebounds. Majok has averaged so far 6.3ppg, 1.8rpg and 1.5apg. He has a dual citizenship: Australian and Sudanese.

   #5. Experienced Michael Kingma (208-C-79, agency: R.H.Consultancy, currently plays in Holland) contributed to Groningen's victory against the closely-ranked M.Magixx (12-9) 81-68 in the Dutch Eredivisie on Saturday night. Kingma had a double-double by scoring 10 points and getting 12 rebounds in 26 minutes. It was the game of the round between two top 4 ranked teams. GasTerra Flames Groningen (14-7) is placed third in the Eredivisie. It was his team's third consecutive victory in a row. Kingma has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg in the 20 games. He is another player who holds two passports: Australian and Dutch.

   #6. Chris Patton (208-F-91, college: S.Idaho JC, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA was not able to secure a victory for the Cal-Riverside (2-4) in their last game on Thursday. Despite Patton's very good performance the Cal-Riverside was defeated in an overtime 91-82 at home by the Long Beach State University. He scored 21 points, grabbed 7 rebounds and dished 3 assists. Patton has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg.

   #7. Joel Naburgs (193-G-90, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to Stetson's victory against the Northern Kentucky University 71-59 in the NCAA last Thursday. He scored 17 points, grabbed 4 rebounds and dished 8 assists in 32 minutes. Naburgs has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg in the 20 games.

   #8. Venky Jois (201-F-93, currently plays college basketball in the States), who plays in the NCAA couldn't help the E.Washington (2-6) in their last game. Despite Jois' very good performance the E.Washington was badly defeated 72-56 in Greeley, CO by the University of Northern Colorado. He recorded 15 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists and made 7 blocks in 35 minutes. Jois has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg in the 20 games.

   #9. Mathiang Muo (196-F, currently plays college basketball in the States) contributed to a Charleston So.'s victory against the University of North Carolina - Asheville 74-68 in the NCAA last Wednesday. He recorded 11 points. Muo has averaged so far 3.6ppg and 4.3rpg. He has both Australian and Sudanese nationalities.

   #10. Triantafillos Tzakopoulos (187-G-85, currently plays in Germany) was the major contributor in a Duesseldorf Baskets' victory against the league outsider USC Leipzig 84-75 in the German ProA (second division) in Sunday night's game. Tzakopoulos scored 15 points, had 5 rebounds and dished 3 assists in 30 minutes. Tzakopoulos has averaged so far 7.2ppg, 1.8rpg and 3.3apg in the 18 games. He also holds two passports: Greek and Australian.
  




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Holiday
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Manigault
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