D’Tigress of Nigeria provided yet another commanding performance to cruise past Egypt 106 – 72 in their third game of the 2017 AfroBasket Women championship in Bamako, Mali.
Evelyn Akhator led the onslaught by providing 24 points, 13 rebounds and 5 assists to make it three wins on the bounce for Nigeria following victories over Mozambique and DR Congo.
The victory means Nigeria is the first team to book its place in the quarterfinals with two group games against Guinea and Senegal still left to play.
Points Per Quarter
1st: Nigeria 20-15Egpyt
2nd: Nigeria 30-14 Egpyt
3rd: Nigeria 29-20 Egpyt
4th: Nigeria 27-23 Egpyt