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The men’s basketball team posted two strong performances in the NBL over the weekend.
Sports Editor Courtney Strait writes about the Basketball womens seconds’ attacking masterclass against Huddersfield firsts
In a busy weekend of basketball, Newcastle battled away against Loughborough and Hertfordshire in the Final 8s. Courtney Strait reports:
Courtney Strait reports on the opening Stan Calvert Launch fixture, as Newcastle were overcome by a well-drilled Northumbria side
Following the women’s basketball, James Sproston reports on the men that took to the court to battle out the second fixture of the Stan Calvert Launch
After narrowly missing out on the victory against Edinburgh last week, Knights made sure of the win against St Andrews. Courtney Strait reports:
Despite a first rate performance against Edinburgh, Newcastle couldn’t edge the favourites.
The Newcastle women’s basketball first team debuted its 2016 BUCS regular season with a 30-point victory. Despite the Knights playing without one of their top…