The TD Systems Baskonia got rid of a combative Monbus Obradoiro and reached a thousand victories in Endesa League after a good third quarter that allowed them to take command of the game to beat the Galicians by 80-74 on the eleventh day played in the Fernando Buesa Arena. It was a very close match for most of the minutes. Those of Santiago They solved their losses in the inside game with fast and very mobile quintets that put the locals in trouble.
The passage through changing rooms clarified the ideas improved the game of the Vitoria citizens who relied on the flashes of Youssoupha Fall, the work of Tadas sedekerskis and the annotation of the Argentine Luca
Vildoza, which was the best with 20 valuation points.
Jake cohen was the best of the visitors with 17 points and 10 rebounds. The American skillfully made up for the absences of his companions in the painting but Obradoiro he did not come strong enough to the final moment.
Two triples at the start of the game launched the baskonists towards an 8-0 run in the first four minutes of a game that the Galicians entered late, but when they increased their defensive intensity they responded with another set that put them ahead.
Given the lack of troops in the rival team to defend their area, Dusko Ivanovic He opted for a very high quintet to try to unbalance a scale that barely fell from the local side at the end of the first act, 17-15.
The movement of the men’s ball Moncho Fernandez He improved as the minutes passed and they regained control with a 4-13 achieved with energy, together with pressure throughout the court that put the Basques in trouble.
The Galicians managed advantages between four and seven points and although the Vitorians reacted at the edge of the break, the Obradoiro He prevailed after a very serious first twenty minutes, with a lot of activity on both sides of the court, 34-36.
Dusko Ivanovic he adjusted his team and decided to play without “five”, as Moncho Fernández did out of necessity and the duel entered into an exchange of baskets from which those of Santiago came out better, full of confidence and with very clear ideas.
(+) See the summary of TD Systems Baskonia. Monbus Obradoiro
Between Tadas Sedekerskis and Youssoupha Fall They were in charge of returning the good feelings to the Baskonia, who suffered in the two against two of the Obradoiro, but they went ahead after a four-point play by Argentine Luca Vildoza, 62-55.
The Mar del Plata player joined the Barça reaction. The baskonists They obtained an income of seven points that they could control in the last quarter to win a long-suffering victory against a rival fighter who arrived just in strength at the end of the match, weighed down by personal fouls and gave up 80-74.
– Data sheet:
80 – TD Systems Baskonia (17 + 17 + 27 + 18): Vildoza (19), Kurucs (8), Giedraitis (8), Polonara (11) and Jekiri (-) -starting five-, Henry (4), Sedekerskis (9), Diop (-), Fall (6), Peters (7) and Dragic (8).
74 – Monbus Obradoiro (15 + 21 + 19 + 19): Pozas (4), Czerapowicz (5), Robertson (15), Beliauskas (12) and Cohen (17) -starting five-, Muñoz (-), Oliver ( 5), Enoch (7) and Suárez (9).
Referees: Roberto Lucas, Javier Torres and Jordi Aliaga. They eliminated visitors Enoch (min.37) and Czerapowicz (min.37) for personal fouls.
Incidents: match corresponding to the eleventh day of the Endesa League played without an audience at the Fernando Buesa Arena in Vitoria.