Gombe Bulls were yesterday officially welcomed to basketball at the continental level as they were defeated by Tunisian side Union Sportive Monastir.
The Bulls started well, trailing with only two points at the end of the first quarter but were outplayed in the last three quarters. The team shot on 26% within the paint and 32% from outside compared to USM`s 61% and 50% respectively. The game finished 62 - 90.
Top performers for Gombe Bulls are Yakubu Istifanus (14pts) and Ibe Agu (14pts).
Their next group game is against Ferrovairo Beiro. Tip off is 1.30pm today 12 Dec 2017.