DSTV Basketball League: Kano Pillars Beat Nigeria Customs 71-53, Emerge Champions


Kano Pillars basketball club on Saturday won their 7th National title when they defeated Customs Basketball Club of Lagos 71-53.

Despite runners-up amazing lead, Incredible moment saw the unbelievable comeback of the eventual champions Pillars, netting 21 points game with 2m:36s left in the last quarter to emerge champions.

Earlier, Rivers Hoopers defeated Kwara Falcons 59-57 to win the third place final.

On honours, Abubakar Usman of Kano Pillars deservedly named the MVP of the #DSTVFinals. He also won the Best 3-point and finals highest scorer award.

Fair play award went to Kwara Falcons, while highest rebounder award was claimed by Wildred Romeo.

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