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Natuhereza Remains Hopeful Despite UCU Uncertainty For Season

Uganda Christian University (UCU) basketball coach Nicholas Natuhereza is still positive that his side will feature in the shortened National Basketball League (NBL) season. The registration window closed on Monday, March 16 ahead of league tip off on April 2. Sources at the Federation of Uganda Basketball Associations (FUBA) offices...
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Coach Natuhereza Picks UCU’s Greatest Teams

There was no place in the starting five for shooting guards Ritah Imanishimwe and Stephen Wundi as Coach Nicholas Natuhereza named the best UCU players he has ever coached. The duo, among the best ever graced the National Basketball League, have however been given special mentions, but missing out in...
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Dikong Reveals Toughest Opponent

UCU forward David 'Dikong' Deng Kongor has named City Oilers' point guard Jimmy Enabu as his hardest opponent ever faced. Dikong got a big taste of Enabu mainly in last season's final playoffs which the Oilers won after game seven. He has also faced the guard in regular season of...
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Sources: Sudi Ulanga Returns To Former Team

Sudi Ulanga has returned to UCU Canons after leaving the side in 2015, The-SportsNation sources have been told. He was released by KIU Titans last season, a team he helped to reach the 2017 NBL finals where they lost to City Oilers. The elite three-point shooter has denied claims, adding...
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Joas Maheta: UCU Captain Departs

UCU Guard and Captain Joas Maheta has ended his stay at the Mukono-based University. Joas, as he is commonly known, graduated last year in October with a Bachelor in Business Computing. He has confirmed to this website that he has not considered remaining in Uganda, but will join a team...
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Baale, UCU Strangle City Oilers To Force Decider

Fayed Baale (Right) of UCU tries to stop City Oilers Jimmy Enabu. FUBA Friday, January 17 *City Oilers 73-78 UCU Canons (Series tied 3-3) *The National Basketball League is sponsored by Tusker Lite Who said it was over? Its not. Until its over. Entertaining point guard Fayed Baale inspired UCU...
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UCU Vs Oilers: Joas Maheta Confident Ahead Of Game 5

Joas Maheta (seated). Wednesday, January 5 *UCU Canons Vs City Oilers - 7:30PM (MTN Indoor Arena, Lugogo) UCU Canons who trail the NBL Finals best of seven series 3-1, will go all out to put City Oilers' crowning on ice this Wednesday. After winning game one, UCU Canons have since...
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Landry Ndikumana, James Okello Drag Oilers Past UCU

Friday, November 30 *UCU Lady Canons 50-56 JKL Lady Dolphins (1-1) *City Oilers 79-72 UCU Canons (1-1) City Oilers beat UCU Canons to level the best of seven finals series 1-1 in an intense game two played on Friday at Indoor Arena in Lugogo. After losing game one 67-59, the...
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UCU Beat Oilers After Natuhereza, Dikong Ejections

Wednesday, November 27 Women: JKL Lady Dolphins 69-71 UCU Lady Canons Men: UCU Canons 67-59 City Oilers UCU Canons withered through the storm to beat six time champions City Oilers in NBL Finals game one highlighted by contested officiating calls. UCU coach Nicholas Natuhereza and small forward David Deng Kongor...
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NBL Playoffs: UCU Canons Top Power To Storm Final

Thursday, November 21 *Betway Power 69-73 UCU Canons (UCU win 3-1) Friday, November 22 *KCCA Leopards Vs UCU Lady Canons (UCU lead 2-1) *Warriors Vs City Oilers (Oilers lead 2-1) UCU Canons reached the 2019 NBL final after beating Betway Power 73-69 in Thursday's game three of the NBL best...
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