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Afrobasket: Defending Champions D’Tigers outlasts Senegal to reach Tournament Final

D’Tigers Mbamalu Bryant and Ikechukwu Nwamu on Friday came up with a performance for the ages as they beat Senegal and set up a FIBA AfroBasket 2017 Final against the tournament host Tunisia.

The reigning champions won 76-71 in a tensed semi-final game.

The final will be played on Saturday with Nigeria hoping to defend a title they won 2 years ago.

The NFF also tweeted to show support for the team.

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