Defending men Airtel basketball league champions Riham Warriors had an easy cruise to the semi finals of the 2013 Castle Lite quarterfinal playoffs series following their easy 2-0 in over Ndejje University on Wednesday and Friday at the MTN Arena Lugogo.
The defending champions won 66-36 on Sunday and 71-46 on Friday to enhance their chances or retaining the title.
Both KIU sides – Titans and Rangers were also this week bundled out of the playoffs. First the women’s side – Rangers – squandered a 19-point lead they held in the second period – to lose 58-48 to former champions A1 Challenge.
Then, the men – Titans – were swept by newcomers City Oilers whose 70-56 victory margin for a 2-0 result was earned in the final two minutes after they had pulled within two.