Valencia evened the series vs Unicaja Malaga; forced a Game 3

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Valencia escaped from Malaga with a big win over Unicaja (69-76), tied the series (1-1) and forced a decisive Game 3.

The visitors made a better start (12-20), but the hosts turned things around and earned the lead (53-52). Valencia, though, stepped up in the fourth quarter, went on a 16-24 run and sealed the deal.

Mike Tobey led the winners with a game-high 14 points, whereas Matthias Lessort had 12 points for the losing squad.

Game 3 will be played in Valencia on Tuesday (04/06). The winner will advance to the semi-finals of the ACB.

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