By James Agberebi:
Nigeria’s senior men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, are in the semi-final of the 2015 African Basketball Championship after beating Gabon 88 points to 64 in their quarter-final clash on Thursday.
D’Tigers took the first, second and third quarters 23-11, 26-14, 23-9 respectively.
Gabon edged the fourth quarter-final 30-16 but it wasn’t enough to see them advance to the last four.
The Nigerians will take on Senegal in Saturday’s semi-final.
D’Tigers defeated Mozambique in the round of 16 on Wednesday.