Casey Prather leads Hapoel Eilat to a 2:0 over Ironi Ness Ziona away
Hapoel Yossi Avrahami Eilat did it tonight again overtaking Ironi Hai Motors Ness Ziona 87-84 away in a very tough game.
The game started quite strong for both teams and it was obvious it would not be too soon if at all there would be a team to take a serious lead.
During the second period the hosts from Ironi Ness Ziona took a small lead and managed to go to the break with not a comfortable advantage of 47:44.
The third quarter continued with the same intense interesting plays with few points here or there but it was the last period that happened to be decisive for the final result.
Hapoel Eilat went ahead by 8 points which was the biggest lead during the game until that moment.
Afterwards the hosts tried hard and were very close but finally were unable to turn the result into their favour.
For a consecutive game Casey Prather was shining with a double-double finishing MVP of the game with 24 pts, 12 rebs and 4 assts.
Another Hapoel Eilat player with double-double tonight is Joshua Nebo - 18 pts and 14 rebs.
For Ironi Ness Ziona the best on court was Kwan Cheatham with 19 pts and 5 rebs, and Patrick Miller - 18 pts, 6 rebs and 6 assts.
Tonight victory put Hapoel Yossi Avrahami Eilat on 1st place in Group C where Ironi Ness Ziona are third yet unable to record a win.
|27 Apr 2021
BC Akademik Plovdiv