Home Domestic Leagues For the first time ever, Promitheas advance to Greek Basketleague finals

For the first time ever, Promitheas advance to Greek Basketleague finals

AEK Athens ( 1st place) – Promitheas Patras ( 4th place): 84-85 ( 2-3)

Quarters: 14-18, 34-39, 49-59, 76-76 , 84-85 extra time

Venue: OAKA Indoor Hall

Referees: Karakatsounis – G. Poursanidis – Andrikopoulos

MVP: Rion Brown 

Promitheas was in front of from the start ( 8-10) with Ellis and Mayer mainly. AEK had an 0/8 3pointers and this was a serious problem for the team, which coached by Luca Banchi. The visitors was in the lead in the end of the first quarter by 4 points ( 14-18). Although Larentzakis tried to equalize the match for AEK ( 24-24) , but Promitheas remained as leader at halftime ( 34-39). Aek had an 6-0 in a row in the start of the third quarter, but Promitheas answered with Parks and Lypovy mainly ( 43-49). Brown and Hall was the main factor why Promitheas kept the lead in the end of the third quarter ( 49-59).  The hosts had determination in the fourth quarter and AEK had an 7-0 in a row in the fourth quarter ( 56-59). Although AEK with Hunter decreased the score ( 66-68), but Promitheas kept the leading ( 68-73).  Sakota 3pointer equalized the match ( 76-76) and the teams needed extra time. Promitheas prevailed in over time, because Sant-Roos missed the last crucial shot for AEK ( 84-85). For the first time ever, Promitheas advance to Greek Basketleague finals. 

Promitheas Patras ( 4th place) best players : Points: Leonidas Kaselakis   ( 17 points) , Rebound: Rion Brown  ( 9 rebounds) , Assist: Langston Hall  ( 5 assists)

 AEK Athens ( 1st place) best players  : Points: Vince Hunter ( 27 points) , Rebound:   York Gabe ( 6 rebounds) , Assist: Vasilis Xanthopoulos ( 5 assists)

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