LYIT Donegal defeated by champions Tradehouse Central Ballincollig

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 suffered their ninth Division One defeat of the season after they were beaten 84-73 by undefeated Tradehouse Central Ballincollig in an Danlann.

LYIT trailed 84-68 in the final minute of the game but rallied to reduce the gap to 11 but that unfortunately wasn't enough.

The defeat leaves LYIT fifth in the table.