Bauchi, Kano, Kaduna and Plateau won their first two games in the ongoing Noah Dallaji Legacy U-17 Basketball Tournament in Kano.
Bauchi are topping group A with superior goal difference and four maximum points from two games. With 109 goal scored, Bauchi conceded 79 to have +30 while Kaduna have +16 goal difference having scored 79 and conceded 63.
With two games each, Kwara bounced back from their loss to Kaduna to beat Taraba (52-23) to place third with a win in two matches while Niger and Taraba are yet to secure a win.
In group B, Kano and Plateau are first and second respectively winning their first two group matches.
Bauchi, having beaten Taraba (55-36) on match-day 1 defeated Niger (54-43) on match-day 2 at the Indoor Sports Hall of Sani Abacha stadium.
Plateau extended their winning streak to two after handing defeat Gombe (51-42) in the fourth game on match-day 2.
Kano defeated Kebbi (45-27) to have superior goal of +45 to edge Plateau who recorded two wins to second position on the log.
Match-day 1 Results
Bauchi 55-36 Taraba
Kebbi 28-39 Plateau
Kano 54-27 Katsina
Kaduna 39-35 Kwara
Match-day 2 Results
Niger 43-54 Bauchi
Kebbi 52-20 Katsina
Gombe 42-51 Plateau
Kwara 52-23 Taraba
Niger 28-40 Kaduna
Kano 45-27 Kebbi