NBA Africa boys wins international pool and advance to the Jr. NBA Global Championship finals

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The Africa Boys team was unstoppable in their second consecutive Jr. NBA Global Championship International Pool Final and beat Canada Boys 80-46.

Led by NBA Academy Africa's Marouf Moumine (Cameroon; 14 points, six rebounds, six assists, four steals), Babacar Djiby Ly (Senegal; 15 points) and Dieu Merci Ilonga (DRC; 14 points and seven rebounds), Africa dominated on both sides of the floor. Badar Alionue Diakite (Mali) and Seydina Faye (Senegal) combined for 17 points and 17 rebounds and the African team advanced to the Jr. NBA Global Championship Final for the second year in a row. 

NBA legend Dwyane Wade, who is the Jr.NBA Global Championship ambassador joined the Africa team celebration and even tried their dance-off.
 
Tonight's Jr. NBA Global Championship 2019 Final, the Africa team, will play the winner of the U.S. Pool with the tip-off scheduled for 10:30 pm CAT.
 
In the International Girls Pool's Semifinals, Latin America defeated Africa 44-36. Ndeye Ndiaye (Senegal) led the team with 14 points and six rebounds with Merit Atebe Innocent (Nigeria) adding 7 points and ten rebounds. 

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