Queensland Basketball League (QBL) 2019 Game Preview - Round 3

QBL19 Game Previews – Round 3

ROUND 3 – Men Ipswich Force v Rockhampton Rockets Ipswich will be eager to get back on the court after their Round 2 fixture against Sunshine Coast was postponed due to a leak in the roof at Maroochydore Stadium. The Force will be looking for their first win of season 2019 after a Round 1…

Queensland Basketball League (QBL) 2019 Game Preview - Round 2

QBL19 Game Previews – Round 2

ROUND 2 – Men Cairns Marlins v South West Metro Pirates The Marlins will be looking forward to their first home game of season 2019 after a difficult three-game road trip in which they went 1-2. After a tough 11-point loss to the Seahawks on Friday, Cairns ran away 13-point victors over Southern Districts behind…

2018 QBL Pre-Season Write-Up

Brisbane Capitals Men (2017 finish: 1st): The Brisbane Capitals return a majority of the squad who finished top of the table in 2017 although they have unfortunately lost veteran Dusty Rychart with a season-ending knee injury. Big man Nelson Kahler, who moved over to Auchenflower from Logan, will be expected to control the glass, defend…

QBL 2017 Grand Final Wrap Up

Townsville Heat (90) v Mackay Meteors (74)
Both teams jumped out of the blocks in Game 3, with Mackay taking a narrow 26-25 lead into the first break. Chris Cedar led the charge for the Metoers with 18 in the first. The second quarter saw many lead changes and Peter Crawford was able to hit a big 3 just before the major break to give Townsville a 49-47 lead.