ASVEL Villeurbanne to face Le Mans in the French State Cup Final

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ASVEL Villeurbanne and Le Mans defeated their respective opponents in the semi-finals and will face each other in the Final of the French State Cup.

Le Mans were trailing at halftime against Levallois, yet they turned things around in the last 20 minutes and claimed the win to reach the Final (94-81).

Cameron Clark led the winners with 22 points, as Antoine Eito added 20 and Kendrick Ray 16 points.

Cyrille Eliezer-Vanerot had 19 points for the losing squad, with Jaron Johnson and Will Daniels posting 11 points apiece.

For their part, ASVEL rallied past Rouen (90-81), thanks to a decent performance in the third quarter.

David Lighty scored 21 points for the winners, while Amine Noua contributed 14. On the other hand, Zimmy Nwogbo (17 points) and Lasan Kromah (16 points) stood out for the losing squad.

The French State Cup Final will be played in Paris on May 11.