LYIT Donegal defeated by Limerick Celtics

LYIT Donegal players, from left, Mario Alvarez Garcia, Emmanuel Payton, Dom Uhl and Andy McGeever pictured at the 2019/2020 Basketball Ireland Season Launch and Hula Hoops National Cup draw at the National Basketball Arena in Tallaght, Dublin. Photo by David Fitzgerald/Sportsfile

LYIT Donegal were defeated 94-103 by Limerick Celtics on Saturday evening in An Danlann.

The defeat comes after LYIT picked up two wins last weekend.

At half-time LYIT led 50-48 but a strong finish in the final two quarters by Limerick Celtics saw them claim the victory.

Manny Payton was LYIT Donegal's top scorer, scoring 33 points.