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
January 30th, 2014 07:56 PM | by CJ Vann | EBA News, Features.
Charlie Parker, the 6'4" guard from Millersville University, returned to the Horizon lineup after two years in Iceland and Denmark. He led the team to two opening victories over York and Wilkes-Barre. Against York on opening day, Parker recorded 28 points, 15 rebounds, 8 assists, and 7 steals. In his second game ...Continue Reading
Anybody familiar with the old song, “Two Different Worlds,” would think that was the tune on the minds of the Horizon team Sunday, January 26 as they did battle with their I-81N rivals, the Diamond City Playaz (Wilkes-Barre). Down 29 to 20 after one period and still in the hole 55 ...Continue Reading
January 28th, 2014 02:31 PM | by CJ Vann | EBA News, Features.
York's new semipro basketball team beats Maryland Bayraiders, 142-118 By Colin Snyder - Daily Record/Sunday News Pictures: Jeff Lautenberger — For the Daily Record/Sunday News Seth Leonard is a man of many hats. He is the owner of the Eastern Basketball Alliance franchise in York. He is the coach of the Mighty Ants as ...Continue Reading
The Westchester Dutchmen won their home opener at Hooperstown in Mt.Vernon, NY on January 19th 99-88 against the Bronx Holy Flames of the ABA league. The Dutchmen and the Holy Flames got off to a sluggish start. Both teams made a few turnovers and missed shots in the beginning of the ...Continue Reading
Harrisburg Horizon opened their 2014 EBA season with a 106-98 win over the York Mighty Ants. It was the first game of the season for both teams who spent most of the first quarter finding out who their teammates were. Then things settled down and a competitive game developed. Charlie Parker, returning ...Continue Reading
EBA kicks off their 2014 season this weekend when the Maryland Bayraiders travel to Wilkes Barre to take on the Diamond City Playaz. The game will be played Sunday, January 12 starting at 12 noon at the Wilkes Barre YMCA, 40 W. River St. The EBA 2014 season will begin in ...Continue Reading
December 20th, 2013 02:47 AM | by CJ Vann | EBA News, Features.
EBA president Dick Anzolut announced today that the York Mighty Ants and the Diamond City(Wilkes Barre) Playas have joined the EBA for the 2014 season. Both teams will be managed by former EBA players; Isiah ( Ike ) Walker, Jr. in Wilkes Barre,Pa and Seth Leonard in York, Pa. Anzolut said, ...Continue Reading
Westchester Dutchmen 144 (EBA) - North Shore Tide 139(ABA) The Westchester Dutchmen of the Eastern Basketball Alliance faced the North Shore Tide of the ABA on November 10th in Lynn, Massachusetts and emerged victorious with a score of 144 to 139. Right off the bus, the Dutchmen hit the court and got ...Continue Reading
EBA Vice Commissioner Raphael Mangual talks about the importance of the EBA in the South. Atlanta, GA, October 29, 2013: “Today marks a true start to Semi-Pro Basketball here in Atlanta GA. The EBA will provide a league that offers stability and exposure not only for the teams, and players but ...Continue Reading