He Barcelona won this Sunday (95-100) in the field of Coosur Betis a game that will go down in history for the record of triples (36) matched in the ACB and in which the Catalan team won, thanks to the exceptional hand of Cory Higgins (8 of 11). (Narration and statistics: Real Betis 95-100 Barcelona)
The partial 0-12 that Barca endorsed out to Betis had a complete response from the local team, which came to be ahead (16-14) although it took almost four minutes to release its score.
With five triples per set, both above 50 percent of success from behind the 6.75 line, the first quarter was an offensive festival from which the Catalans came out graceful (23-28) thanks to the good numbers of Before Tomic, which was absolutely dominant in the painting.
The entry into liza of the benches provided a second quarter equally thrilling in which Betis kept in touch on the scoreboard thanks to the triples with whom he continued to bombard the Barca hoop, an exercise in which they distinguished themselves at rest (45-48 ) AJ Slaughter (4 of 5) and Tobias Borg (2 of 3).
A technique to the local technician, Safe CurroAs soon as the third period began, he opened a partial 0-7 that stretched the Barca advantage, an income that US baseman Cory Higgins stretched to its maximum (50-63, 24 ') by scoring his fifth triple in seven attempts.
Around the dead time requested by Segura, eleven consecutive points of Obi Enechionyia, a robbery with mate and three triples, returned to tighten the marker (63-67, 27 '), which forced a hitherto discreet Nikola Mirotic to emerge in attack to stretch the rent a little in the absence of the final ten minutes (69-78).
The final quarter began with a shot from ten meters away from Slaughter that reminded Barca that he should fight until the end to win a victory that buckled thanks to the success of Higgins and good direction in the final minutes of a Delaney He handed out some key assistance to his inner men.
The Betics believed until the end in their good star from the outside and tried until literally the last second not to get off the hook of an adversary who asserted Saint Paul the wealth of resources of your campus.
Real Betis 95-100 Barcelona
Coosur Real Betis (23 + 22 + 24 + 26): Sipahi (7), Slaughter (24), Conger (3), Enechionyia (24), Izundu (6) – initial five – Oliver (5), Niang (- ), Borg (6), Witthington (2) and Rivers (18).
FC Barcelona (28 + 20 + 30 + 22): Higgins (24), Hanga (4), Mirotic (19), Smits (5), Tomic (9) – initial five -, Oriola (7), Abrines (6) , Delaney (16), Davies (2) and Kuric (8).
Referees: Hierrezuelo, Olivares and Martinez Fernandez. They eliminated by five personnel to the local Izundu (37 ').
Incidents: Match of the eighth day of the ACB League played at the San Pablo Municipal Sports Palace in Seville before 5,410 spectators.
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