In the first game of the Jack Donohue International Classic, Villanova Wildcats guard Dylan Ennis played well in Jamaica's 81-72 loss to Canada, scoring 9 points (2-7 FG, 2-4 3FG) to go along with 2 assists, 2 rebounds, 1 steal and 1 turnover in just over 19 minutes of action.
Returning to the court on Saturday, Ennis played well again but Jamaica fell short once more, 77-72 to the Canadian team. In the second leg, Ennis usaw just 17 minutes, but still managed to score 7 points (3-5 FG, 1-2 3FG) to go with 3 rebounds, 3 assists, 1 steal and 1 turnover.
The FIBA Americas Championships run from August 30th to September 11th. Ennis and Jamaica have been drawn into Group A with Canada, Puerto Rico, Uruguay and Brazil. The Jamaican team will play their four group games in five days. Here's the schedule (times yet to be announced):
Friday August 30th vs. Canada
Saturday August 31st vs. Uruguay
Monday September 2nd vs. Puerto Rico
Tuesday September 3rd vs. Brazil