Wednesday, October 13, 2010

News and Notes: Wednesday Edition

Below, some news and notes for Wednesday with an emphasis on alumni news...

  • Jeff Foote ('10) of Maccabi Tel Aviv and Jon Jaques ('10) of Ironi Ashkelon, both of the Israeli Winner League must wait until October 17 before getting into regular season action. However, both players have seen action in the single elimination Israeli Cup tournament. Jaques scored 19 points and collected 2 rebounds and 1 assist in an 83-80 loss to Hapoel Jerusalem on October 10. He was 4/5 from beyond the arc. In the first round of the League Cup, on September 28, Jaques scored 7 points and grabbed 3 rebounds in a 87-65 win over Nahariya. Meanwhile, Foote did not get into the game in Maccabi's 93-54 League Cup win over Rishon on October 11. Maccabi will face Netanya in the Semi-Final Wednesday night in Israel.
  • Ryan Wittman ('10) and Forli (LegaDue, Italy) return to action on October 17 against Immobiliare .
  • John McCord ('97) and SIG Strasbourg (French Pro A) return to action on October 16 against ASVEL.
  • Ginasio of Portugal and Jason Hartford ('08) open on October 16 against Overense.
  • Below, highlights from Louis Dale's ('10) 17 point performance for Gottingen (Bundesliga, Germany) on Saturday night against Telekom Baskets Bonn. Dale and Gottingen face EnBW L'burg on Wednesday.

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