It was not an easy day for most of the leaders, and they solved it brilliantly, settling in first place and taking one more step to qualify for the Final Phase of the competition.
The one closest to securing the top spot is the USAL La Antigua in Group AB. The Salamancans beat Leclerc Caja Rural RDL, second in the group, by a resounding 84-58 with 18 points from Robert Ukawuba and 16 from Kupa Harrison. With this victory, USAL La Antigua is one victory away from certifying the first place that gives direct access to the Final Phase.
In Conference B, the leader is Real Madrid after the victory against CB Pozuelo (79-74), his immediate pursuer. A new great game from Urban Klavzar (23 points) and another great performance from Papa Miller (12 points and 7 rebounds) made Alberto Arias’ 18 points sterile. The white ‘puppies’ take three wins away from CB Pozuelo in addition to the average.
In Conference C more advantage for the Torrons Vicens L’Hospitaletwhich beat a direct rival such as Monbus CB Igualada (76-71), while the barcathe only unbeaten player in the competition, suffered like never before against CB Vic Universitat de Vic (66-69) with a decisive basket by Yael Bonilla.
In Group DB resounding victory of Sacred Heart Lithium of a great Andreas Tsoumanis (21-10) in the Extremadura derby against City of Badajoz, the 15th consecutive. While in the E-Classification Group they continue to lead the UCAM Murcia and the Angels Vision UPB Gandíaafter the defeat of NB Paterna on the Refitel Llíria court.