Nile University left it late to beat Yobe Warriors and secure their second win as the Total/NBBF Division One league entered day three.
Abubakar Hamzat’s team dispatched their opponents from Yobe state 74-70 points at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos.
Meanwhile, Ahmadu Bello University rebounded from losing their first game in the Savannah Conference to beat Safety Knights 62-41.
In the Atlantic Conference, Chuba Ikpeazu from Anambra state was too strong for the Coal City Kings.
They recorded a comfortable 80-48pts victory after losing their first game to Comets and Police Bombers.
Ebun Comets, under legendary coach, Ayodele Bakare also came out strong against Police Bombers.
Bakare masterminded his team to a narrow 47-44pts win for their third win in the conference.
Lagos Legends recorded their third victory with a comfortable win against Osun Lions.
With 88 points scored against OS Lions’ 51 points, Lagos Legends lead the chase for qualification to the Total Division One National Finals scheduled for Lagos in July.