The Guinean team of SLAC shocked the home team DUC (70-85) in the first game of the second edition of the BAL. And Marcus Crawford was there. The American dominated the Senegalese team DUC with 30 points, 4 rebounds, and 2 assists. A performance that allows him to be the MVP of the game. With an average of 21.4 points, the 29-year-old player ended second-best scorer of season 2.
The Basketball Africa League (BAL), a partnership between the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the National Basketball Association (NBA), is a new professional league featuring 12 club teams from across Africa. The BAL builds on the foundation of club competitions FIBA has organized in Africa and marks the NBA’s first collaboration to operate a league outside North America.