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SXU defends its CUBA regional title

(chinadaily.com.cn)

Updated : 2017-04-07

Shanxi University's men's basketball team successfully defended its champions title in the Northwest Division of the Chinese University Basketball Association (CUBA) on March 31, beating Xi'an Jiaotong University 77-55.

The win was an fine achievement for Shanxi, with the five-year-old team retaining its title as "King of the Northwest”.

SXU defends its CUBA regional title

Shanxi University's basketballers work hard in the final game. [Photo/sxu.edu.cn]

Shanxi did not start well, trailing a 1-8 early in the game, but its offence soon got into stride and the team led 25-14 at the end of the first quarter.

In the next three periods, Shanxi kept the lead with good defense and high-tempo offence to win by a big margin.

SXU defends its CUBA regional title

Shanxi University's men's basketball team takes a group photo after the game at Xi'an University of Post and Telecommunications on March 31. [Photo/sxu.edu.cn]

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