Noah Vonleh

Noah Vonleh



Here is the last round review presented by Job Market.

Sixteenth-ranked Eagles (8-19) made lots of trouble for second ranked Sharks (22-5) in Qingdao on Tuesday. The visitors from Shanghai managed to secure only three-point victory 110-107. However their fans expected much easier game. Sharks looked well-organized offensively handing out 33 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Sharks made 11 blocks. American power forward Noah Vonleh (208-95, college: Indiana, agency: Pensack Sports) fired a double-double by scoring 24 points, 17 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 blocks for the winners. The former international center Zhelin Wang (214-94) chipped in 25 points. American guard Dezmine Wells (196-92, college: Maryland) produced 37 points (!!!), 5 rebounds and 4 assists (made all of his seven free throws) for lost side. Eagles’ coach tried various players’ combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn’t help. Sharks maintains second place with 22-5 record having just two points less than leader Liaoning FL. Eagles lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the fifteenth position with 19 games lost. They share it with Sichuan BW. Sharks are looking forward to face Guandong Tigers (#5) in Dongguan in the next round. Eagles will play at home against Golden Bulls (#3) and are hoping to prove to their supporters that they can break losing series.
Leader Flying Leopards delivered the twenty fourth victory. This time they beat 19th ranked Rockets (2-25) 118-102 in Yingkou. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international point guard Jiwei Zhao (184-95) who helped to win the game recording 25 points and 9 assists. Hao Fu contributed with 24 points for the winners. Serbian center Vladimir Stimac (210-87) answered with a double-double by scoring 23 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) for Rockets. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Flying Leopards maintains first place with 24-3 record. Rockets lost ninth consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the nineteenth position with 25 games lost. Flying Leopards will play against bottom-ranked Monkey Kings (#20) in Jiangsu in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Rockets will play at home against Long-Lions and hope to get back on the winning track.
A very close game took place in Beijing between Jilin Tigers and Royal Fighters. Twelfth ranked Jilin Tigers (13-14) got a very close victory on the road over 11th ranked Royal Fighters (14-13). Jilin Tigers managed to escape with a 1-point win 88-87 on Wednesday evening. It was a great evening for Weize Jiang who led his team to a victory scoring 19 points and 9 assists. At the losing side Sanning Liao responded with 24 points and 4 assists. Royal Fighters’ coach tried various players’ combinations and tested in total eleven players, but that didn’t help to avoid defeat in this game. Jilin Tigers have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain twelfth place with 13-14 record. Royal Fighters at the other side keep the eleventh position with 13 games lost. Jilin Tigers will meet Flying Tigers (#13) in the next round. Royal Fighters will play against Guangsha Lions having rather not much hope for a victory.

Other games of round 31 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Shenzhen L. were defeated by Zhejiang GB. in Hangzhou 90-78. Bottom-ranked Nanjing TX MK was smashed by Xinjiang FT at home 84-120. Beijing D. won against Tianjin on the opponent’s court 112-96. Guangzhou LL managed to outperform Shanxi L. in a home game 111-105. Guangsha L. recorded a loss to Shandong H. on the road 97-94. Sichuan BW lost to defending champion Guangdong ST on its own court 76-110. Fujian S. beat Jiangsu D. in Jinjiang 109-101.
The best stats of 31th round was 50 points (!!!), 10 rebounds and 9 assists by Trae Golden of Fujian S..

Liaoning FL – Ningbo R. 118-102

Leader Flying Leopards delivered the twenty fourth victory. This time they beat 19th ranked Rockets (2-25) 118-102 in Yingkou. Flying Leopards forced 20 Rockets turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 33 assists. Rockets were plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. Worth to mention a great performance of the former international point guard Jiwei Zhao (184-95) who helped to win the game recording 25 points and 9 assists. The former international center Hao Fu (208-97) contributed with 24 points for the winners. Four Flying Leopards players scored in double figures. Serbian center Vladimir Stimac (210-87) answered with a double-double by scoring 23 points, 10 rebounds and 4 assists (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) and American CJ Trotter (193-88, college: S.Indiana) added 18 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists in the effort for Rockets. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Flying Leopards maintains first place with 24-3 record. Rockets lost ninth consecutive game. Newly promoted team keep the nineteenth position with 25 games lost. Flying Leopards will play against bottom-ranked Monkey Kings (#20) in Jiangsu in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Rockets will play at home against Long-Lions and hope to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Ningbo R.: S.Vladimir 23+10reb+4ast, T.CJ 18+6reb+4ast, Z.Junfeng 17+5reb+4ast, Z.Biao 8+2reb+3ast, N.Hongyu 8+6reb+2ast, X.Yuzhuo 7
Liaoning FL: Z.Jiwei 25+1reb+9ast, F.Hao 24+3reb+3ast, Y.Zechen 18+1reb+1ast, F.Kyle 10+1reb+5ast, L.XiaoXu 10+11reb, M.Eric 7+8reb+1ast

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Zhejiang GB. – Shenzhen L. 90-78

There was no surprise in Hangzhou where 6th ranked Aviators (18-9) were defeated by fourth ranked Golden Bulls (21-6) 90-78 on Monday. Golden Bulls looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. It was a great evening for Serbian-American forward Nick Rakocevic (211-97, college: USC) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 15 points and 13 rebounds. The former international point guard Qian Wu (188-94) helped adding 21 points and 6 assists. At the losing side forward Zihan Wu (203-3) responded with 16 points and 5 rebounds and the former international center Zijie Shen (210-97) scored 10 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists. Five Golden Bulls and four Aviators players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Golden Bulls moved-up to third place. Aviators at the other side keep the sixth position with nine games lost. Golden Bulls will meet Eagles (#16) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Aviators will play against Ducks (#7) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Shenzhen L.: W.Zihan 16+5reb+2ast, L.Pengyu 12+3reb+2ast, Z.Yiming 10+6reb, Z.Rong 10+1reb+2ast, S.Zijie 10+7reb+4ast, S.Jared 8+9reb+1ast
Zhejiang GB.: W.Qian 21+2reb+6ast, R.Nick 15+13reb+3ast, Z.Xuhang 14+5reb+3ast, G.Erick 13+5reb+1ast, W.Yibo 11+7reb+6ast, L.Wenbo 7+4reb

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Nanjing TX MK – Xinjiang FT 84-120

No shocking result in a game in Jiangsu where thirteenth ranked Flying Tigers (12-15) smashed bottom-ranked Monkey Kings (1-26) 120-84 on Tuesday. Flying Tigers dominated down low during the game scoring 72 of its points in the paint compared to Monkey Kings’ 42 and made 21-of-24 free shots (87.5 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Monkey Kings 52-38 including a 39-23 advantage in defensive rebounds. Flying Tigers looked well-organized offensively handing out 32 assists comparing to just 19 passes made by Monkey Kings’ players. It was a great evening for American center Arnett Moultrie (208-90, college: MSU) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 13 rebounds. Caiyu Tang (197-97) helped adding 21 points and 5 rebounds. At the losing side Tingjia Wu (181-97) responded with 17 points, 6 rebounds and 8 assists and center Baiqing Zhao (204-98) produced a double-double by scoring 20 points and 10 rebounds. Five Flying Tigers and four Monkey Kings players scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Flying Tigers have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain thirteenth place with 12-15 record. Monkey Kings lost twenty fourth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 26 lost games. Flying Tigers will meet at home higher ranked Jilin Tigers (#12) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Monkey Kings will play against the league’s leader Flying Leopards (#1) having rather not much hope for a victory.
Top scorers:
Nanjing TX MK: Z.Baiqing 20+10reb, W.Tingjia 17+6reb+8ast, S.Rongxiao 15+3reb, L.Dong 12+7reb+2ast, L.Hongpeng 9+2ast, E.D’Montre 5+3reb+3ast
Xinjiang FT: M.Arnett 23+13reb+3ast, T.Caiyu 21+5reb+1ast, A.Abudurexiti 16+4reb+1ast, T.Aizimaiti 14+5reb+2ast, B.Lutu 13+9reb, Q.Lin 9+5ast

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Tianjin – Beijing D. 96-112

Very expected game in Tianjin where 14th ranked Pioneers (10-17) were defeated by ninth ranked Ducks (17-10) 112-96 on Tuesday. Ducks dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to Pioneers’ 32 and made 19-of-21 free shots (90.5 percent) during the game. They outrebounded Pioneers 44-28 including 33 on the defensive glass. Ducks looked well-organized offensively handing out 28 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Ducks made 7 blocks. It was a great evening for Taiwanese-American point guard Jeremy Lin (191-88, college: Harvard) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 22 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists. American Barry Brown Jr. (190-96, college: Kansas St.) helped adding 29 points. At the losing side American-Montenegrin point guard Taylor Rochestie (186-85, college: WSU) responded with 15 points, 6 rebounds and 8 assists (made all of his seven free throws) and Taiwanese guard Benson Lin (193-99, college: Bryant) scored 21 points and 6 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Ducks have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Shanxi L. and Guangzhou LL. Pioneers at the other side keep the fourteenth position with 17 games lost. Ducks will meet higher ranked Aviators (#6) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Pioneers will play against Sturgeons (#17) in Jinjiang and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Tianjin: L.Benson 21+6reb+1ast, B.Kenny 17+2reb+6ast, M.Zikai 16+5reb+3ast, R.Taylor 15+6reb+8ast, Y.Tian 8+2reb, S.Deshaui 6+2reb+2ast
Beijing D.: B.Jr. Barry 29+3reb+2ast, L.Jeremy 22+10reb+7ast, M.Lei 13+3reb+1ast, L.Xiaoyu 11+3reb+2ast, Z.Xiaochuan 11+6reb+4ast, F.Ziming 8+10reb+7ast

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Guangzhou LL – Shanxi L. 111-105

There was a small surprise in Guangzhou where ninth ranked Long-Lions (17-10) beat 7th ranked Loongs (17-10) 111-105 on Tuesday. Long-Lions dominated down low during the game scoring 62 of its points in the paint compared to Loongs’ 34. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 33 assists. It was a great evening for Israeli-American forward TJ Leaf (208-97, college: UCLA) who led his team to a victory scoring 43 points (!!!) and 9 rebounds. Taiwanese point guard Ying-Chun Chen (182-93, college: Liberty) helped adding 24 points, 9 rebounds and 17 assists. At the losing side American point guard Kay Felder (175-95, college: Oakland) responded with 33 points (!!!), 7 rebounds, 7 assists and 5 steals and center Pengfei Yan (211-93) scored 18 points and 8 rebounds (made all of his ten free throws !!!). Four Long-Lions and five Loongs players scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Long-Lions moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Beijing D. and Shanxi L. Long-Lions will meet Rockets (#19) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Loongs will play against Heroes (#10) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Shanxi L.: F.Kay 33+7reb+7ast, Y.Pengfei 18+8reb, Y.Shuai 16+3reb+4ast, X.Zhijiang 13+8reb+2ast, Z.Zhandong 13+3reb+4ast, G.Zhaobao 7+7reb+4ast
Guangzhou LL: L.TJ 43+9reb+3ast, C.Ying-Chun 24+9reb+17ast, Z.Mingzhen 17+10reb+6ast, T.Jiajun 12+3reb+2ast, T.Yuheng 9+3reb+3ast, Z.Zhun 4

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Qingdao E. – Shanghai S. 107-110

Sixteenth-ranked Eagles (8-19) made lots of trouble for second ranked Sharks (22-5) in Qingdao on Tuesday. The visitors from Shanghai managed to secure only three-point victory 110-107. However their fans expected much easier game. Sharks looked well-organized offensively handing out 33 assists. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Sharks made 11 blocks. American power forward Noah Vonleh (208-95, college: Indiana, agency: Pensack Sports) fired a double-double by scoring 24 points, 17 rebounds, 4 assists and 5 blocks for the winners. The former international center Zhelin Wang (214-94) chipped in 25 points. American guard Dezmine Wells (196-92, college: Maryland) produced 37 points (!!!), 5 rebounds and 4 assists (made all of his seven free throws) and the other American import power forward Dakari Johnson (213-95, college: Kentucky) added 18 points and 12 rebounds respectively for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Eagles’ coach tried various players’ combinations and tested in total eleven players in this game, but that didn’t help. Sharks maintains second place with 22-5 record having just two points less than leader Liaoning FL. Eagles lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the fifteenth position with 19 games lost. They share it with Sichuan BW. Sharks are looking forward to face Guandong Tigers (#5) in Dongguan in the next round. Eagles will play at home against Golden Bulls (#3) and are hoping to prove to their supporters that they can break losing series.
Top scorers:
Qingdao E.: W.Dezmine 37+5reb+4ast, J.Dakari 18+12reb+2ast, Z.Zuming 16+2reb+2ast, L.Junhu 11+4reb, Z.Chengyu 7+2reb, W.Ruize 7+4reb+2ast
Shanghai S.: W.Zhelin 25+3reb+1ast, V.Noah 24+17reb+4ast, R.Junwei 16+5reb+2ast, L.Zheng 16+1reb+4ast, G.Haowen 8+2reb+1ast, Y.Tangwen 8+4reb+15ast

gschID: 954453

Shandong H. – Guangsha L. 97-94

There was an upset in Jinan where 4th placed Guangsha Lions (20-7) were edged by tenth ranked Heroes (15-12) 97-94 on Tuesday. Heroes looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. It was a great evening for American Lester Hudson (190-84, college: UT Martin) who led his team to a victory scoring 25 points and 7 rebounds. His fellow American import forward Troy Gillenwater (205-88, college: NM State) helped adding 19 points (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field). Heroes’ coach XiaoBin Gong used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. At the losing side the former international center Jinqiu Hu (211-97) responded with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 10 rebounds (made all of his nine free throws !!!) and Hungarian-American power forward Jarrod Jones (207-90, college: Ball St.) scored 23 points and 9 rebounds. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Heroes maintains tenth place with 15-12 record. Guangsha Lions at the other side keep the fourth position with seven games lost. They share it with Guangdong ST. Heroes will meet higher ranked Loongs (#9) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Guangsha Lions will play against Royal Fighters (#11) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Guangsha L.: J.Jarrod 23+9reb, H.Jinqiu 21+10reb+3ast, Z.Junlong 12+6reb, Z.Jiaren 11+6reb+2ast, J.Wen 10+4reb+5ast, X.ZhongHao 6+3reb+2ast
Shandong H.: H.Lester 25+7reb+2ast, G.Troy 19+4reb+2ast, T.Hanlin 14+9reb+1ast, C.Peidong 11+3ast, H.Qiaowen 10+1reb+4ast, J.Cheng 10+4reb+4ast

gschID: 954454

Sichuan BW – Guangdong ST 76-110

Everything went according to plan in Sichuan where fifth ranked Guandong Tigers (20-7) outleveled 15th ranked Blue Whales (8-19) 110-76 on Wednesday. Guandong Tigers dominated down low during the game scoring 56 of its points in the paint compared to Blue Whales’ 34. They outrebounded Blue Whales 48-37 including 42 on the defensive glass. Guandong Tigers looked well-organized offensively handing out 27 assists. It was a great evening for the former international point guard Mingxuan Hu (191-98) who led his team to a victory scoring 29 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists. American Ricky Ledo (201-92, college: Providence) helped adding 21 points, 13 rebounds and 8 assists. At the losing side Iranian center Hamed Haddadi (218-85, agency: BIG) responded with 6 points, 7 rebounds and 10 assists and Chen Chen (200-85) scored 12 points and 8 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field). Five Guandong Tigers and four Blue Whales players scored in double figures. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Guandong Tigers have a solid series of four victories in a row. Defending champion moved-up to fourth place, which they share with Guangsha L. Blue Whales lost third consecutive game. They keep the fifteenth position with 19 games lost. They share it with Qingdao E.. Guandong Tigers will meet at home league’s second-placed Sharks in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Blue Whales will play against Jiangsu Dragons (#18) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Sichuan BW: Z.Songwei 15+3reb+1ast, C.Chen 12+8reb+2ast, H.Linsen 12+5reb+2ast, Z.Dianliang 11+7reb, Z.Hui 9+3reb+4ast, J.Hanyi 9+3reb+3ast
Guangdong ST: H.Mingxuan 29+5reb+8ast, Y.Jianlian 22+12reb+3ast, L.Ricky 21+13reb+8ast, R.Junfei 13+3reb+1ast, Z.Peng 11+4reb+5ast, Z.Mingchi 6+2reb

gschID: 954455

Beijing RF – Jilin NE T. 87-88

A very close game took place in Beijing between Jilin Tigers and Royal Fighters. Twelfth ranked Jilin Tigers (13-14) got a very close victory on the road over 11th ranked Royal Fighters (14-13). Jilin Tigers managed to escape with a 1-point win 88-87 on Wednesday evening. Jilin Tigers forced 22 Royal Fighters turnovers. Strangely Royal Fighters outrebounded Jilin Tigers 51-33 including a 37-23 advantage in defensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 30 assists. It was a great evening for point guard Weize Jiang (182-0) who led his team to a victory scoring 19 points and 9 assists. Yuxing Jiang (193-95) helped adding 20 points and 7 rebounds. At the losing side guard Sanning Liao (189-1) responded with 24 points and 4 assists and the former international power forward Yuchen Zou (206-96) produced a double-double by scoring 15 points and 14 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Royal Fighters’ coach tried various players’ combinations and tested in total eleven players, but that didn’t help to avoid defeat in this game. Jilin Tigers have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain twelfth place with 13-14 record. Royal Fighters at the other side keep the eleventh position with 13 games lost. Jilin Tigers will meet Flying Tigers (#13) in the next round. Royal Fighters will play against Guangsha Lions having rather not much hope for a victory.
Top scorers:
Beijing RF: L.Sanning 24+4reb+4ast, Z.Yuchen 15+14reb+1ast, W.Junjie 13+6reb+3ast, L.Sylven 10+6reb+2ast, H.Isaac 8+2reb+2ast, T.Marko 5+3reb+3ast
Jilin NE T.: L.Ang 20+5reb+1ast, J.Yuxing 20+7reb, J.Weize 19+2reb+9ast, J.Dominique 10+5reb+10ast, C.Jinming 10+3reb+5ast, Z.Cheng 5+9reb+4ast

gschID: 954456

Jiangsu D. – Fujian S. 101-109

The game between closely ranked teams ended with 18th ranked Jiangsu Dragons‘ (4-23) home loss to seventeenth ranked Sturgeons (7-20) 101-109 on Wednesday. Sturgeons made 26-of-30 free shots (86.7 percent) during the game. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. It was a great evening for American point guard Trae Golden (189-91, college: Georgia Tech, agency: Network Sports International) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 50 points (!!!), 10 rebounds and 9 assists. Swingman Jianghuai Li (190-92) helped adding 17 points, 6 rebounds and 9 assists. At the losing side point guard Hongfei Shi (180-93) responded with 20 points and 5 assists and center Lutong Li (215-2) produced a double-double by scoring 17 points and 10 rebounds. Five Jiangsu Dragons players scored in double figures. Jiangsu Dragons’ coach let to play eleven players, but that didn’t help to avoid defeat in this game. Sturgeons maintains seventeenth place with 7-20 record. Jiangsu Dragons lost fifth consecutive game. They keep the eighteenth position with 23 games lost. Sturgeons will meet at home higher ranked Pioneers (#14) in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Jiangsu Dragons will play against Blue Whales (#15) in Sichuan and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Jiangsu D.: S.Hongfei 20+3reb+5ast, J.Haoran 18+4reb+3ast, L.Lutong 17+10reb+1ast, W.Yujia 17+5reb+1ast, H.Rongqi 10+8reb+7ast, T.Yanru 8+1reb+3ast
Fujian S.: G.Trae 50+10reb+9ast, C.Linjian 25+3reb+2ast, L.Jianghuai 17+6reb+9ast, H.Yichao 5+6reb+2ast, L.Xucheng 5+1reb, O.Junxuan 4+4reb+2ast

gschID: 954457

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