The outstanding and most celebrated basketball championship at tertiary level in Ghana; Universities, Polytechnics and Colleges Championship (UPAC) , is said to commence on the March 3.
This years competition that happens to be the fifth edition begins on the third of march, 2018 consist of 32 teams representing seven region in the country. This championship consist of 8 groups with 4 teams each that mark the group stages. Only the winner from each groups gets the chance to progress to the next level that is the national stage that will be held in Accra from April 12-14.
Our very own noble institution Koforidua Technical University (KTU) happens to be part of this championship. Koforidua Technical University finds itself in the same group with Presbyterian University College, All Nations University College and Ho Technical University.
The game for this group commences on the 3 of March in the Eastern region zone at the Pope John Senior High School from 8 am till 5.30 pm.
This Event is been managed by the leading sports events management firm ; Rite sports.
University of Ghana and Accra Technical University have won this competition on two occasions respectively.
The 2018 UPAC is sponsored by betway, Ashfoam, MTN, Cal Bank.
Let’s go out to support our boys as well as school in a grand style coming Saturday 3 March at Pope John SHS.
KTU Team did well last year, it was unfortunate we could not qualify. I hope the team will make us proud this time around.
Yeah we wish them all the best
A narrow miss this year too.All three participating teams won a match each. KTU beat all nation while All nation also beat HO technical University.Ho also beat KTU making all nation qualifying on baskets (total goals)
Better luck next time KTU.