February 27th, 2014 12:57 AM | by CJ Vann | EBA News, Features.
Solid all around team play and rebounding superiority led to York's convincing win over the team from Atlanta, who were making their EBA debut. The game was close until the last three minutes of the second quarter when the Mighty Ants forced 3 turnovers and scored on each steal. The Mighty ...Continue Reading
February 27th, 2014 12:24 AM | by CJ Vann | EBA News, Features.
Harrisburg Horizon's Denzel Jackson 6'6'' (F) U. of MD Eastern Shore, latterly pulled down Player of the Month honors for February. He set a new EBA record of 33 rebounds against the Philadelphia Knights on February 9th, as he led his team to a 125-99 victory. Denzel didn't only hull in ...Continue Reading
Behind another great performance from Denzel Jackson, the Horizon recorded their fourth straight victory of the season 115- 104 over the Metrowest Ballas from Boston Mass. Trailing at halftime 57-54, the Horizon used their over-all team scoring balance and depth to surge to an 81-73 lead after 3 quarters and never ...Continue Reading
The Metrowest Ballas are very excited to have started their first season in the EBA. With a roster full of players with overseas and high level college experience, the Ballas are starting to gain recognition in Massachusetts. One of the goals of the Metrowest Ballas is to get further expansion into ...Continue Reading
Denzel Jackson A day that began with trepidation turned into blue skies for the Horizon. Three of the starters were out of the line-up. The team would play without All-Star guard Charlie Parker (flu), Cody Boone (on his way to Moroocco for the rest of the season to play in ...Continue Reading
The Westchester Dutchmen traveled to Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania for the tail end of a night, day back to back. The Dutchmen snuck out of Pennsylvania with the win 100-93 against the Diamond City Playaz on February 9th. The Dutchmen got off to a slow start after their two and a half ...Continue Reading
February 10th, 2014 07:57 PM | by CJ Vann | EBA News, Features.
Denzel Jackson 6'6'' (F) from University of MD Eastern Shore pulled down 33 rebounds for a new EBA rebound record as he led the Harrisburg Horizon to a 125-99 victory over the Philadelphia Knights. Previous EBA record was 32 set in 2000 by Troy Smith of the New Philadelphia Firedogs. Continue Reading
Peachtree City, GA - February 6, 2014: The Midnight Dragons start the season with a victory over the Peach City Lions of the score 110 to 102. This game starts the beginning of the EBA Southern Conference for the 2014 season. Melton Young of the Dragons scored a game high ...Continue Reading
Cory Bolden The Atlanta Purple Lightning lost their first game of the season to the Newport News Nighthawks. That doesn't stop forward Corey Bolden from being optimistic. " We still have the whole season ahead of us. We just have to tighten up only little mental mistakes". Atlanta started out on a ...Continue Reading
February 7th, 2014 03:21 PM | by CJ Vann | EBA News, Features.
The Atlanta Purple Lightning sign three key players not only to make them the premier team out of Atlanta, GA, but to also to solidify them as EBA Championship contenders. The 6'7" PF/C Ken Williams from Westlake, 6'4" SG JazMonn Major from Jackson State, and 5'11" Guard Aramus "A-Wall" Brown from ...Continue Reading