Post by Glory Days on Jun 14, 2010 21:44:32 GMT -5
Area flavor to German basketball final Monday, June 14, 2010
Players from area high schools, the University of Dayton and Wright State will all be on the floor in Frankfurt, Germany, today for Game 4 of the series to determine to the champion of the country’s top basketball division.
The Brose Baskets (which include both former Vandalia Butler High School star John Goldsberry and former UD star Brian Roberts), from Bamberg, hold a 2-1 advantage against the Deutsche Bank Skylines (which features Seth Doliboa, a Springboro High School and Wright State product) in the best-of-five series.
Goldsberry, a starter for the Baskets, has totaled 16 points and 10 rebounds in the first three games, while Roberts has added 23 points off the bench. Doliboa has scored 17 points with 13 rebounds for the Skyliners.
Post by Class of '79 on Jun 18, 2010 6:11:48 GMT -5
Former UD, Vandalia stars aid in German hoops title Friday, June 18, 2010
Former University of Dayton star Brian Roberts and Vandalia Butler High School product John Goldsberry combined for 23 points and help the Brose Baskets win the championship in Germany’s top national basketball division by beating the Deutsche Bank Skyliners 72-70 on Thursday.
The Baskets took the best-of-five series 3-2 as Goldsberry scored 15 points and added five rebounds while Roberts scoring eight points. Seth Doliboa, a former Springboro High School and Wright State player, had 19 points and 11 rebounds for the Skyliners.
Post by Raider Alumni on Jul 12, 2010 17:03:11 GMT -5
DaShaun Wood – A smart, shifty scorer out of Wright State, Wood excelled in his first year abroad but he’s since been hampered by knee problems. He has sat out much of this year with tendonitis and looks to be a long-shot to make the team. If healthy, he gets into the lane often and leads a team well, but that’s a big if.