The Silverbacks in the match against CAR

Uganda’s journey at the ongoing 2017 AfroBasketball Championship came to an end in Senegal after losing to Morocco in the final game of the group stages.

The Silverbacks failed to win any game in group B, after they suffered a 94-89 defeat to Angola in the first match, lost 57-54 to Central African Republic and 79-70 to Morocco. Angola and Morocco advanced to the next round.

The quarter-finals are scheduled to take place on Thursday, September 14 in Tunis, with Egypt facing Morocco in the first game, before Afrobasket title holders Nigeria take on Cameroon.

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Hosts Tunisia will be up against DR Congo while former champions Angola will battle Senegal in the final game of the last eight.

The semi-finals will be on played September 15, while the final is scheduled for September 16. All the knock-out games will be hosted in Tunisia.


Quarter finals:

Morocco vs Egypt

Nigeria vs Cameroon

Tunisia vs DR Congo

Senegal vs Angola

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