The University side started brightly dominated the first two quarters before the 2013, 2014 champions stepped up the tempo with a more aggressive play in the last two quarters.
“We are happy to retain the League title after battling against a good UCU Canons team,” said City Oilers coach Juruni.
In an earlier women’s game KCCA Leopards fought back to beat in-form UCU Lady canons 73-71. With few second to the end of the game as UCU fans prepared to celebrate, Flavia Oketcho scored a three pointer to give KCCA Leopards chances. UCU Lady canons now lead 3-2 as game six will be played on Friday.