Great start to it Laurel!
His team Costa Mexa defeated him with a score of 79-76 Colossus of Rhodes in an amazing match, making it 2/2 in Basketball League after the victory against AEK in the first matchday. Rodites fell to 1-1.
The Laurel he had a great first half and was at +13, however Colossus answered and went ahead in the last minutes (74-76). You climb and Moore they made big baskets for 78-76, Poley missed a crucial three-pointer and the hosts got the pink card.
The first scorer of the match for the winners was the impressive again Xavier Castanedawhile 13 had o Jericol Helms. From the visitors, Brajkovic had 26 points and 13 rebounds, while Polley scored 15 points.
THE Colossus came in stronger starring him Utomi and took an early lead 6-10. Gradually, the home team with Hellems picked up the pace and equalized at 14-14, with the match taking the form of… point for point and the first period ending at 22-20 in favor of Lavrio.
The Laurel improved his image in the first minutes of the second quarter, leading to an 11-0 run, led by Castaneda, for 31-20. Kolossos tried to get a reaction and reduced to 6 (33-27) with Koloveros, however Lavrio with protagonists Ruck and Castaneda closed the first half strongly, with the biggest difference of the match (50-37).
The Rhodesians made a great reaction in the third period and gradually started to get closer. With their leaders Brajkovic and Poley, the visitors started the second half on a 9-0 run, quickly cutting it to 50-46. Hellems again sent the difference to 7 (53-46), but o Poley he was “hot” and reduced to a point (53-52). Lavrio answered with its own good interval for 61-52 thanks to Papadaki, Kastaneda. The period ended at 65-56.
The Rhodians had not said their last word, as the protagonist was Andreas Petropoulos they quickly cut it to 67-64 in the fourth quarter. Their reaction continued with Poley and Brajkovic, as a result of which they went ahead (69-70), before the Serb sent him to +2 (71-73). THE Zaras answered with a big three-pointer for 74-73. With the match at 76-76, o Khalid Moore made a big basket for 78-76. Polley missed a crucial three-pointer and the match ended at 79-76.
The quarters: 22-20, 50-37, 65-56, 79-76
Detailed match statistics here
Source: Sport Fm
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