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Rome Gladiators

Rome, Georgia

WBA CHAMPIONSHIPS

2005 WBA Champions


Rome Gladiators beat Mississippi Hardhats
103-100 at Winthrop-King Centre



Rome Gladiators
Championship Head Coach:
Harold Ellis

2005 Rome Gladiators Championship Roster
Rome Gladiators Championship News:
Rome hangs on to Capture WBA Championship
Wednesday, July 6, 2005 12:00 PM
WBA

2006 WBA Champions


Rome Gladiators beat Cartersville Warriors
125-114 (2 OT) at Winthrop-King Centre



Rome Gladiators
Championship Head Coach:
Harold Ellis

2006 Rome Gladiators Championship Roster
Rome Gladiators Championship News:
Champions once again, Rome defeats Cartersville 125-114 (2OT)
Sunday, July 2, 2006 12:00 AM
David Dawson, Rome News-Tribune Sports Writer

FORMER Rome Gladiators COACHES
2006
WBA CHAMPIONS
2005
WBA CHAMPIONS

FORMER Rome Gladiators PLAYERS
PG
6'1"
Brevard Community College (FL)/ Southern Indiana
SF
6'8"
Meridian CC
F
6'9"
North Texas
C
6'8"
Connecticut
F
6'5"
Humboldt State
G
6'4"
Loyola (IL)
G
6'3"
New Orleans
F
6'5"
Murray State
G
5'10"
Wisconsin Milwaukee
C
6'8"
Connecticut
C
6'10"
Univ. of Illiniois
G
6'6"
Jacksonville State
C
6'11"
Tuskegee
G
6'5"
University of Charleston
C
6'11"
Indiana
F
Virginia Union
F
6'8"
Tennessee
G
5'9"
Florida Atlantic

Rome Gladiators TEAM NEWS
Toronto rookie took long road to NBA

Thursday, December 6, 2007 12:00 am

Adrian Wojnarowski, Yahoo

For all the endless bus rides to empty gymnasiums, the paydays when the owner couldn’t cut checks, the most trying turn of Jamario Moon’s journey had to be the passes the Harlem Globetrotters tossed toward the rafters. The lobs arched 15 feet in the air, tumbling over the side of the backboard, the shot clock and leaving a leaping Moon reaching higher and higher to deliver the deed.

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Former WBA Star Jamario Moon D-League “Player of the Week” Signed to Charlotte Bobcats

Friday, April 27, 2012 9:00 pm

WBA League Alum and rising NBA breakout star Jamario Moon recently signed to the Charlotte Bobcats. Moon is recognized as a NBA veteran who played professional for the Los Angeles Clippers and Cleveland Cavaliers during the 2009-2010 season. Moon has played in over 278 NBA playoff games. During the regular season for the D-Fenders, he averaged 17.7 points, 7.8 rebounds and 3.2 assists. In a postseason game for Los Angeles, Moon scored 25 points and grabbed five rebounds in 39 minutes. Moon's skills were honed during his stint with the World Basketball Association (WBA) Exposure League.

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The Legendary Rome Gladiators RIBBON CUTTING!

Sunday, May 8, 2011 12:27 pm

The WBA Exposure League Rome Gladiators will present the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Today at Ford Gym at Berry College at 10am today, May 20, 2011 with the Greater Rome Chamber of Commerce.

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The Legendary Rome Gladiators Season Opener May 20 & May 21 at 7pm!

Friday, May 20, 2011 9:00 am

The WBA Exposure League announces Rome’s champion professional basketball team, The Rome Gladiators 2011 Season opener. There will be a 2-day Sequence this weekend, May 20th, 2011 the Rome Gladiators finest hoop stars open at Berry College Ford Gym at 7:00pm against the Conyers Court Kings!

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Rome Gladiators selected WBA Team of Week for June 10 - June 16... - Jun. 19, 2005

Sunday, June 19, 2005 9:00 am

With an impressive 3-0 record for week number eight, the Rome Gladiators have been chosen as the WBA Team of the Week for June 10 - June 16.

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Rome hangs on to Capture WBA Championship

Wednesday, July 6, 2005 12:00 pm

On Saturday night at the Winthrop-King Centre, the Rome Gladiators went from worst to first. Rome held off the Mississippi HardHats 103-100 to win the World Basketball Association championship

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Champions once again, Rome defeats Cartersville 125-114 (2OT)

Sunday, July 2, 2006 12:00 am

David Dawson, Rome News-Tribune Sports Writer

The WBA's best two teams and best two players were on display Saturday night. But there was only one trophy for the taking, and the Rome Gladiators made sure it belonged to them. Again.

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Archer and Ellis named 2006 WBA Coaches of the Year

Monday, July 3, 2006 9:00 am

Chris Terrell, WBA

David Archer of the Cartersville Warriors and Harold Ellis of the Rome Gladiators are the 2006 WBA Coaches of the Year. The two coaches met in the WBA finals this past Saturday in front of a very enthusiastic crowd of Gladiator fans, Warrior fans, and basketball fans alike but the path that these two coaches took was very different.

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Wilson defeats Rome, Atlanta bests Floyd County

Monday, May 21, 2007 12:00 pm

Both Rome and Floyd county got swept away in Eastern Conference double-header action Saturday in Rome.

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