BABC falls in Super Showcase finals

Before a nationally televised audience on ESPNU, the Boston Amateur Basketball Club's 17-under squad fell to the Houston Defenders, 55-45, in the finals of the AAU Super Showcase tonight at Disney's Wide World of Sports Complex in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.

Iowa State commit and incoming Tilton (N.H.) senior Georges Niang led the BABC with 20 points and 11 rebounds, while guard Rene Castro had seven assists. Highly-touted big man Nerlens Noel also chipped in with 10 points in the loss.

ESPN RISE basketball editor Jason Jordan has a full recap of the game here.