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 1 San Lorenzo 17-1 
 2 Ferro 15-9 
 3 Gimnasia 14-8 
 4 Regatas C. 14-10 
 5 Instituto 13-6 
 6 Obras Basket 13-9 
 7 Boca Jrs 12-9 
 8 Quimsa 12-9 
 9 Comunicaciones 12-10 
 10 Estudiantes C. 12-11 
 11 San Martin C. 11-10 
 12 Hispano Am. 10-9 
 13 Olimpico LB 10-12 
 14 La Union 10-12 
 15 Bahia Basket 7-12 
 16 Argentino 6-17 
 17 Penarol 5-15 
 18 Quilmes MP 5-15 
 19 Atenas 4-16 
 20 Libertad S. 4-17 
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Last:3/20/2019
La Standings
North - C.North
 1 Barrio Parque 25-8 
 2 San Isidro 24-7 
 3 Deportivo Norte 18-16 
 4 Union SF 18-16 
 5 Ameghino 15-20 
 6 Tiro Federal 9-25 
 7 Sportivo America 7-27 
 8 Echague 6-26 
North - North
 1 Olimpico Ceres 23-11 
 2 Hindu 21-12 
 3 Salta Basket 19-13 
 4 Villa San Martin 18-12 
 5 Independiente 13-17 
 6 Obera TC 13-19 
South - C.South
 1 Platense 25-9 
 2 Estudiantes O. 20-12 
 3 Rocamora 19-14 
 4 Racing Chivilcoy 19-16 
 5 Ciclista 13-19 
 6 Parque Sur 13-19 
 7 La Union 12-22 
 8 Gimnasia LP 10-22 
South - South
 1 Deportivo Viedma 22-11 
 2 C.Espanol P. 18-16 
 3 Atenas 17-15 
 4 Rivadavia M. 17-19 
 5 Progreso Roca 14-18 
 6 Petrolero 12-19 
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Last:3/20/2019
Liga Sudamericana Standings
Group E
 1 Franca 2-1 
 2 Libertad S. 2-1 
 3 Olimpia 2-1 
 4 Quimsa 0-3 
Group F
 1 Instituto 3-0 
 2 Flamengo 2-1 
 3 Minas 1-2 
 4 Bauru 0-3 
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Last:11/23/2018
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Group E
 1 Paulistano 3-0 
 2 Capitanes 2-1 
 3 Franca 1-2 
 4 Atenas 0-3 
Group F
 1 Guaros 3-0 
 2 San Lorenzo 2-1 
 3 Arecibo 1-2 
 4 Las Animas 0-3 
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Last:3/18/2019
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Luciano GONZALEZ
  Instituto
  (190-G/F-90)
  Avg: 19.6
 1. Gonzalez, Instituto19.6 
 2. Rivero, Boca Jrs17.9 
 3. Hicks, San M.17.4 
 4. Wiggins, Argentino17.1 
 5. Mitchell, Ferro17.0 
 6. Dixon, Obras Basket17.0 
 7. Flowers, La Union16.7 
 8. Vargas, Gimnasia16.4 
 9. Sims, San Lorenzo16.4 
 10. Draper, Estudian.15.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Eloy VARGAS
  Gimnasia
  (211-C-88)
  Avg: 10.3
 1. Vargas, Gimnasia10.3 
 2. Anderson, Obras B.9.9 
 3. Mitchell, Ferro9.3 
 4. Roberts, San M.9.1 
 5. Leiva, Estudian.8.5 
 6. Fierro, Ferro8.0 
 7. Elsener, La Union7.8 
 8. Wood, San M.7.8 
 9. Scott, Hispano Am.7.7 
 10. Tintorelli, Penarol7.7 
Assists Per Game
 Nicolas DE LOS SANTOS
  Quimsa
  (180-PG-88)
  Avg: 6.8
 1. De-l., Quimsa6.8 
 2. Vildoza, Estudian.6.6 
 3. Barral, Obras B.6.3 
 4. Konsztadt, Boca Jrs5.2 
 5. Aguirre, San L.5.2 
 6. Faggiano, San M.5.0 
 7. Stanic, Atenas5.0 
 8. Garcia, Argentino4.7 
 9. Whelan, Instituto4.6 
 10. Ortiz, Quilmes MP4.5 
Steals Per Game
 Gaston GARCIA
  Argentino
  (187-PG-98)
  Avg: 3
 1. Garcia, Argentino3.0 
 2. Vildoza, Estudian.2.3 
 3. Boccia, Boca Jrs2.0 
 4. Massey, Olimpico.1.9 
 5. Faggiano, San M.1.7 
 6. Thomas, Libertad.1.6 
 7. De-l., Quimsa1.6 
 8. Solano, Olimpico.1.5 
 9. Whelan, Instituto1.4 
 10. Luzcando, Bahia B.1.4 
Blocks Per Game
 Matias BORTOLIN
  Comunica.
  (207-C-93)
  Avg: 1.4
 1. Bortolin, Comunica.1.4 
 2. Anderson, Obras B.1.4 
 3. Calfani, San L.1.3 
 4. Clancy, Instituto1.3 
 5. Vassirani, Quilm.1.0 
 6. Anthony, San L.1.0 
 7. Leiva, Estudian.1.0 
 8. Thomas, Libertad.0.9 
 9. Basualdo, Olimpico.0.9 
 10. Vargas, Gimnasia0.9 
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Atenas Mar.22 Comunicacion 74%
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Olimpico Cer 63% Mar.24 San Isidro
Villa S.Mart 56% Mar.24 Obera TC
Ciclista Mar.24 Rocamora 63%
Hindu Mar.23 Deportivo No 55%
Ameghino 77% Mar.23 Echague
Deportivo Vi 63% Mar.23 C.Espanol P
Gimnasia LP 69% Mar.23 La Union
Racing Chivi Mar.23 Rocamora 52%
Barrio Parqu 92% Mar.22 Echague
Independient Mar.22 San Isidro 76%
Progreso Roc 72% Mar.22 Petrolero
Atenas 73% Mar.22 Parque Sur
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Guaros 75% Mar.31 Capitanes
La Liga Argentina Round 27: Olimpico keeps a leadership position - Mar 13, 2019


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The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Olimpico as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Olimpico defeated 3rd placed Deportivo Norte in Ceres 109-91. Olimpico dominated down low during the game scoring 72 of its points in the paint compared to Deportivo Norte's 42. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. The best player for the winners was American Tirrell Brown (198-93, college: Ouachita Baptist) who scored 25 points and 7 rebounds (on 11-of-13 shooting from the field). point guard Milton Vittar (186-91) chipped in 18 points and 5 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was point guard Rodrigo Gallegos (180-91) who recorded 16 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Olimpico (22-11) have an impressive series of six victories in a row. As mentioned above they are alone now at the top position. Deportivo Norte at the other side keeps the third place with 15 games lost. They share the position with Union SF. Deportivo Norte will play next round against Independiente trying to get back on the winning streak. Olimpico will try to continue on its current victory against eighth ranked Sportivo America in Rosario.
Important game to mention about took place in Santiago del Estero. Fifth ranked Independiente (13-15) saved a 2-point victory at home edging their close opponent Ameghino (14-19) 79-77 in the game for the fifth place. It was a good game for forward Joaquin Deck (198-92) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 19 points, 11 rebounds and 4 blocks. Damian Palacios contributed with 11 points and 10 assists for the winners. Power forward Juan-Luis Abeiro (195-88) answered with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 10 rebounds for Ameghino. Independiente maintains fifth place with 13-15 record which they share with defeated Ameghino. Ameghino lost their third game in a row. They keep the fifth position with 19 games lost. Independiente will play against Sportivo America (#8) in Rosario in the next round. Ameghino will play at home against Villa San Martin and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Very important is a road loss of third ranked Deportivo Norte (17-15) against sixth ranked Tiro Federal (9-24) on Monday night. Visiting Deportivo Norte was defeated by Tiro Federal in Morteros 88-77. It was a great evening for Bruno Oprandi who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assists. The best for the losing side was Rodrigo Gallegos with 23 points and 8 rebounds. Tiro Federal maintains sixth place with 9-24 record. Loser Deportivo Norte keeps the third position with 15 games lost. They share it with Union SF. Tiro Federal will meet at home Obera TC (#6) in the next round. Deportivo Norte will play against Independiente and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Chivilcoy. First ranked CA Platense faced second-best Racing Chivilcoy. Guests from Florida (25-8) defeated host Racing Chivilcoy (18-15) 79-65. It was an exceptional evening for Cedric Blossom who led the winners and scored 16 points and 9 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The victory was the seventh consecutive win for CA Platense. They maintain first place with 25-8 record. Newly promoted Racing Chivilcoy dropped to the third position with 15 games lost. CA Platense's next round opponent will be Gimnasia LP (#8) in La Plata and are hoping to win another game. Racing Chivilcoy will play on the road against the league's second-placed Estudiantes O. (#2) in Olavarria and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Rivadavia. Third ranked Estudiantes O. faced second-best Rivadavia M.. Guests from Olavarria (18-11) defeated host Rivadavia M. (16-17) 75-63. The best player for the winners was Pablo Moya who had a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. Estudiantes O. moved-up to second place. Loser Rivadavia M. dropped to the fourth position with 17 games lost. Estudiantes O. will face Racing Chivilcoy (#3) at home in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Rivadavia M. will play against Petrolero in Plaza Huincul and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

Other games of round 27 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Barrio Parque defeated Echague in Cordoba 77-63. Obera TC beat Union SF at home 85-79. Obera TC was destroyed by San Isidro on the opponent's court 77-53. Atenas managed to outperform Petrolero in a home game 87-77. Gimnasia LP recorded a loss to Ciclista on the road 79-73. La Union was defeated by Rocamora on its own court 68-76. Progreso Roca beat La Union in General Roca 88-73.



Olimpico Ceres - Deportivo Norte 109-91

The game had a very big importance for second-ranked Olimpico as it allowed them to take a leadership position. Olimpico defeated 3rd placed Deportivo Norte in Ceres 109-91. Olimpico dominated down low during the game scoring 72 of its points in the paint compared to Deportivo Norte's 42. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. The best player for the winners was American Tirrell Brown (198-93, college: Ouachita Baptist) who scored 25 points and 7 rebounds (on 11-of-13 shooting from the field). Point guard Milton Vittar (186-91) chipped in 18 points and 5 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was point guard Rodrigo Gallegos (180-91) who recorded 16 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists and Celestino Cupulutti (187-93) added 19 points and 4 assists (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) respectively. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Olimpico (22-11) have an impressive series of six victories in a row. As mentioned above they are alone now at the top position. Deportivo Norte at the other side keeps the third place with 15 games lost. They share the position with Union SF. Deportivo Norte will play next round against Independiente trying to get back on the winning streak. Olimpico will try to continue on its current victory against eighth ranked Sportivo America in Rosario.
Top scorers:
Deportivo Norte: C.Cupulutti 19+3reb+4ast, L.Fraga 17+4ast, R.Gallegos 16+8reb+4ast, J.Torresi 15+5reb+2ast, M.Luchi 11+7reb+2ast, J.Simmons 11+5reb+4ast
Olimpico Ceres: T.Brown 25+7reb+2ast, M.Vittar 18+4reb+5ast, M.Martinez 17+5reb+1ast, L.Lizarraga 14+3ast, M.Salicru 11+3reb+6ast, P.Martinez 9+3reb+4ast
gschID: 701058


Echague - Barrio Parque 63-77

There was no surprise in Parana where 7th ranked Echague (6-25) was defeated by first ranked Barrio Parque (24-7) 77-63 on Tuesday. The game was mostly controlled by Barrio Parque. Echague was better in second period 21-18. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. The best player for the winners was naturalized Italian Juan Kelly (190-88) who scored 17 points and 4 assists. The former international Gabriel Mikulas (201-80, college: E.Carolina, agency: Interperformances) chipped in 13 points and 6 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was point guard Facundo Toia (179-94) who recorded 25 points and American forward Paul Larsen (198-92, college: Mercer) added 12 points and 6 rebounds respectively. Echague's coach rotated ten players and allowed the starting five to rest. The victory was the fifth consecutive win for Barrio Parque. They maintain first place with 24-7 record. Echague lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the seventh position with 25 games lost. Barrio Parque will face Union SF (#4) in Santa Fe in the next round. Echague will play at home against Salta Basket and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Echague: F.Toia 25+2reb+2ast, P.Larsen 12+6reb+2ast, E.Frederick 8+6reb+1ast, A.Knecht 6+1ast, P.Osores 5+3reb+3ast, L.Mare 3
Barrio Parque: J.Kelly 17+4reb+4ast, L.Guerra 15+2reb+1ast, G.Mikulas 13+6reb, A.Landoni 9+4reb+1ast, L.Rivata 8+5reb+1ast, L.Reinaudi 7+3reb+1ast
gschID: 701084


Independiente - Ameghino 79-77

Important game to mention about took place in Santiago del Estero. Fifth ranked Independiente (13-15) saved a 2-point victory at home edging their close opponent Ameghino (14-19) 79-77 in the game for the fifth place. Independiente players were unselfish on offense dishing 23 assists. It was a good game for forward Joaquin Deck (198-92) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 19 points, 11 rebounds and 4 blocks. Point guard Damian Palacios (177-85) contributed with a double-double by scoring 11 points and 10 assists for the winners. Power forward Juan-Luis Abeiro (195-88) answered with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 10 rebounds and forward Donovan Johnson (201-92, college: Ky Wesleyan) added 16 points and 6 rebounds in the effort for Ameghino. Five Independiente and four Ameghino players scored in double figures. Independiente maintains fifth place with 13-15 record which they share with defeated Ameghino. Ameghino lost their third game in a row. They keep the fifth position with 19 games lost. Independiente will play against Sportivo America (#8) in Rosario in the next round. Ameghino will play at home against Villa San Martin and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Ameghino: D.Johnson 16+6reb+2ast, J.Luis Abeiro 13+10reb+3ast, F.Thygesen 13+1reb+7ast, S.Rupil 11+4reb+3ast, E.Simondi 8+1reb, A.Aristimuno 7+4reb+2ast
Independiente: J.Deck 19+11reb+1ast, A.Crotti 19+2reb+2ast, A.Weigand 14+5reb+5ast, D.Palacios 11+4reb+10ast, B.Ingratta 10+7reb+3ast, P.Alloco 4+2reb
gschID: 701110


Tiro Federal - Deportivo Norte 88-77

Very important is a road loss of third ranked Deportivo Norte (17-15) against sixth ranked Tiro Federal (9-24) on Monday night. Visiting Deportivo Norte was defeated by Tiro Federal in Morteros 88-77. It was a great evening for swingman Bruno Oprandi (192-85) who led his team to a victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points, 14 rebounds and 6 assists. Agustin Acuna (198-96) helped adding 22 points and 5 rebounds. Four Tiro Federal players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was point guard Rodrigo Gallegos (180-91) with 23 points and 8 rebounds and power forward Marco Luchi (198-92) produced a double-double by scoring 16 points and 14 rebounds. Tiro Federal maintains sixth place with 9-24 record. Loser Deportivo Norte keeps the third position with 15 games lost. They share it with Union SF. Tiro Federal will meet at home Obera TC (#6) in the next round. Deportivo Norte will play against Independiente and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Deportivo Norte: R.Gallegos 23+8reb+3ast, J.Torresi 23+1reb+1ast, M.Luchi 16+14reb+1ast, L.Fraga 6+2reb+2ast, C.Cupulutti 5+1ast, L.Zalio 2+1reb
Tiro Federal: A.Acuna 22+5reb, L.Strack 22+5reb, B.Oprandi 17+14reb+6ast, T.Lucero 10, N.Paciotti 6+4reb+8ast, G.Vismara 6+2reb
gschID: 701123


Obera TC - Union SF 85-79

There was a small surprise when sixth ranked Obera TC (11-19) defeated at home 4th placed Union SF (17-15) 85-79 on Saturday. Obera TC dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Union SF's 38. The best player for the winners was guard Christian Schoppler (185-86) who scored 20 points and 8 assists. Naturalized Spanish swingman Maximiliano Martin (189-90) chipped in 21 points and 7 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was Gaston Marozzi (196-95) who recorded a double-double by scoring 14 points and 11 rebounds and power forward Sebastian Uranga (200-89) added 17 points and 8 rebounds respectively. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Obera TC maintains sixth place with 11-19 record. Loser Union SF dropped to the third position with 15 games lost. Obera TC will face Tiro Federal (#6) in Morteros in the next round. Union SF will play at home against the league's leader Barrio Parque and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Union SF: S.Uranga 17+8reb+2ast, G.Marozzi 14+11reb+2ast, P.Rodriguez 12+3reb+5ast, E.Correa 12+1reb+5ast, A.Zilli 9+5reb+1ast, M.Borsatti 7+2ast
Obera TC: M.Martin 21+7reb+3ast, C.Schoppler 20+4reb+8ast, C.Hooper 18+5reb, J.Fabio 11+12reb+1ast, T.Gomez 9+3reb+3ast, J.Ramirez Acevedo 6+2reb
gschID: 701136


San Isidro - Obera TC 77-53

Very expected game in San Francisco where 6th ranked Obera TC (11-19) was rolled over by second ranked San Isidro (23-7) 77-53 on Tuesday. The hosts trailed by 3 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 10-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 77-53. San Isidro dominated down low during the game scoring 46 of its points in the paint compared to Obera TC's 18. San Isidro forced 25 Obera TC turnovers. The best player for the winners was Haitian-American James Cambronne (201-91, college: St.Michael's) who scored 17 points and 5 rebounds. Point guard Santiago Luduena (176-93) chipped in 9 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists. Cambronne is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. At the other side the best for losing team was naturalized Spanish swingman Maximiliano Martin (189-90) who recorded 5 points, 10 rebounds and 5 assists and naturalized Paraguayan power forward Jose Fabio (200-77) added 14 points respectively. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. San Isidro maintains second place with 23-7 record behind leader Olimpico Ceres. Loser Obera TC keeps the sixth position with 19 games lost. San Isidro will face league's second-placed Hindu in Chaco in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Obera TC will play on the road against Tiro Federal (#6) in Morteros and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Obera TC: J.Fabio 14+4reb+1ast, T.Rossi 10+4reb+1ast, C.Schoppler 9+2reb+3ast, L.Gornatti 6+1reb+1ast, C.Hooper 6+3reb, M.Martin 5+10reb+5ast
San Isidro: J.Cambronne 17+5reb, J.Ignacio Rodriguez Suppi 13+2reb+3ast, S.Luduena 9+6reb+5ast, H.Feder Ponce 9+2reb+2ast, G.Sciutto 9+6reb+3ast, S.Gonzalez 9+5reb
gschID: 701161


Atenas - Petrolero 87-77

The game between closely ranked teams ended with fourth ranked Atenas' (16-15) home victory over 5th ranked Petrolero (12-17) 87-77 on Sunday. Atenas shot 64.0 percent from the field. Petrolero was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. The best player for the winners was Nigerian-American power forward Lotanna Nwogbo (203-93, college: Longwood) who scored 24 points and 9 rebounds (on 9-of-10 shooting from the field). Joaquin Gamazo (198-91) chipped in 14 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. Atenas' coach Carlos Romano used a ten-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. At the other side the best for losing team was guard Esteban Cantarutti (185-88) who recorded 22 points and naturalized Dominican forward Xavier Carreras (198-94) added 19 points respectively. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Atenas moved-up to second place. Petrolero lost their third game in a row. They keep the fifth position with 17 games lost. Atenas will face Ciclista (#5) in Juninense in the next round. Petrolero will play at home against Rivadavia M. and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
PETROLERO: E.Cantarutti 22+1reb+3ast, X.Carreras 19+2reb+2ast, A.Jure 14+2reb+3ast, L.Catelotti 10+6reb+1ast, T.Elliott 8+7reb, S.Frola 2
ATENAS: L.Nwogbo 24+9reb, M.Percaz 17+6reb+3ast, J.Gamazo 14+8reb+4ast, E.Dupuy 11+1reb+1ast, E.Agostino 7+1reb+4ast, A.Pau 7+2ast
gschID: 701213


Ciclista - Gimnasia LP 79-73

Not a big story in a game in Juninense where 8th ranked Gimnasia LP (9-21) was defeated by sixth ranked Ciclista (13-17) 79-73 on Sunday. The best player for the winners was American forward Corbin Jackson (198-92, college: Florida Tech) who had a double-double by scoring 26 points and 16 rebounds. Leandro Cerminato (201-98) chipped in 13 points. Jackson is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Ciclista's coach Leonardo Costa used an eleven-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. At the other side the best for losing team was point guard Leonardo La-Bella (184-86) who recorded 24 points and 5 steals and American forward DelVin Dickerson (198-93, college: N.C.Central) added 16 points and 10 rebounds respectively. Ciclista moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Parque Sur. Gimnasia LP lost their third game in a row. They keep the eighth position with 21 games lost. Ciclista will face league's leader Deportivo Viedma in Rio Negro in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Gimnasia LP will play at home against the league's leader CA Platense (#1) and hope to win that game.
Top scorers:
Gimnasia LP: L.La Bella 24+4reb+3ast, D.Dickerson 16+10reb, M.Sesto 14+4reb+1ast, A.Zuvich 9+2reb+1ast, M.Cuello 4+4reb+2ast, A.Arca 4+3reb
Ciclista: C.Jackson 26+16reb+3ast, L.Cerminato 13+3reb+2ast, M.Rios 11+1reb+5ast, E.Amado 8+2reb+1ast, F.Giarrafa 7+2reb, M.Tamburini 4
gschID: 701240


La Union - Rocamora 68-76

Everything went according to plan in Colon where fourth ranked Rocamora (17-14) won against 7th ranked La Union (12-22) 76-68 on Sunday. La Union was plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. The best player for the winners was American swingman Dominique Shaw (193-95, college: William Penn) who scored 26 points and 7 rebounds. Guard Mauro Araujo (180-94) chipped in 12 points. At the other side the best for losing team was forward Franco Benitez (199-95) who recorded 33 points (!!!) and 7 rebounds and American Trevon Young (198-95, college: Eckerd) added 13 points and 14 rebounds respectively. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Rocamora maintains fourth place with 17-14 record. La Union lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the seventh position with 22 games lost. Rocamora will face Progreso (#6) in General Roca in the next round.
Top scorers:
LA UNION: F.Benitez 33+7reb, T.Young 13+14reb+1ast, M.Lambrisca 7+1reb, F.Bazani 4+2reb+1ast, G.Cabrera 3+3reb, L.Silva 3+5reb
ROCAMORA: D.Shaw 26+7reb, F.Gago 14+1reb+1ast, M.Araujo 12+3reb+3ast, G.Exequiel 9+4reb+2ast, M.Olocco 8+4reb+2ast, F.Dose 6+7reb+1ast
gschID: 701303


La Union - Progreso Roca 73-88

The game between closely ranked teams ended with 7th ranked La Union's (12-22) home loss to sixth ranked Progreso (12-17) 73-88 on Tuesday. The guests trailed by 2 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 6-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 88-73. The best player for the winners was American forward Jaqhawn Walters (198-96, college: Albertus Magnus, agency: Duran International) who had a double-double by scoring 23 points and 15 rebounds. His fellow American import forward Javaris Jenkins (198-95, college: Savannah St.) chipped in 24 points (on 8-of-9 shooting from the field). At the other side the best for losing team was American Trevon Young (198-95, college: Eckerd) who recorded a double-double by scoring 15 points and 12 rebounds and forward Franco Benitez (199-95) added 16 points respectively. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Progreso moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Petrolero. La Union lost their fourth game in a row. They keep the seventh position with 22 games lost. Progreso will face higher ranked Rocamora (#4) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory.
Top scorers:
La Union: F.Benitez 16+3reb+1ast, T.Young 15+12reb+3ast, M.Lambrisca 9+1reb+1ast, M.Gomez 9+3reb, F.Bazani 7+3reb+2ast, E.Michel 6+2reb+2ast
Progreso Roca: J.Jenkins 24+1reb+1ast, J.Walters 23+15reb+2ast, T.Ligorria 12+4reb+1ast, F.Vieta 7+2reb+5ast, G.Maranguello 6+6reb+3ast, F.Brizuela 5+1reb+1ast
gschID: 701304


Racing Chivilcoy - Platense 65-79

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Chivilcoy. First ranked CA Platense faced second-best Racing Chivilcoy. Guests from Florida (25-8) defeated host Racing Chivilcoy (18-15) 79-65. It was an exceptional evening for American forward Cedric Blossom (198-94, college: Morgan St.) who led the winners and scored 16 points and 9 rebounds. Guard Julian Ruiz (188-98) accounted for 9 points and 6 assists for the winning side. American forward Tyrone OGarro (198-94, college: Fair Dickinson) came up with 17 points and 7 rebounds and guard Erbel De-Pietro (183-88) added 15 points respectively for Racing Chivilcoy in the defeat. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The victory was the seventh consecutive win for CA Platense. They maintain first place with 25-8 record. Newly promoted Racing Chivilcoy dropped to the third position with 15 games lost. CA Platense's next round opponent will be Gimnasia LP (#8) in La Plata and are hoping to win another game. Racing Chivilcoy will play on the road against the league's second-placed Estudiantes O. (#2) in Olavarria and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Racing Chivilcoy: T.O'Garro 17+7reb+1ast, E.De Pietro 15+2reb+1ast, G.Matias 8+2reb+1ast, C.Paredes 7+3reb+5ast, A.Barrales 6+2reb+1ast, D.Romulo 4
Platense: C.Blossom 16+9reb+2ast, F.Pais 12, G.Essengue 10+4reb+2ast, J.Ruiz 9+2reb+6ast, G.Lorio 8+2reb, A.Pappalardi 7+6reb+1ast
gschID: 701361


Rivadavia M. - Estudiantes O. 63-75

An exciting game between Top Four teams was played in Rivadavia. Third ranked Estudiantes O. faced second-best Rivadavia M.. Guests from Olavarria (18-11) defeated host Rivadavia M. (16-17) 75-63. The best player for the winners was center Pablo Moya (206-83) who had a double-double by scoring 15 points and 10 rebounds. Jeffrey Merchant (198-97) chipped in 17 points and 6 rebounds. Four Estudiantes O. players scored in double figures. At the other side the best for losing team was Brazilian center Feliciano Perez (210-90) who recorded a double-double by scoring 10 points and 12 rebounds and Matias Bernardini (190-94) added 8 points and 6 rebounds respectively. Estudiantes O. moved-up to second place. Loser Rivadavia M. dropped to the fourth position with 17 games lost. Estudiantes O. will face Racing Chivilcoy (#3) at home in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Rivadavia M. will play against Petrolero in Plaza Huincul and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Rivadavia M.: G.Francese 11+1reb, F.Perez 10+12reb, A.Llaver 10+1reb+2ast, A.Trejo 9+4reb, F.Alberici 9+5reb+1ast, M.Bernardini 8+6reb+3ast
Estudiantes O.: J.Merchant 17+6reb+1ast, J.Sandrini 16+4reb+3ast, P.Moya 15+10reb, S.Arese 13+8reb+2ast, A.Brocal 7+5reb+1ast, J.Morales 4+3reb
gschID: 701364
  




Brandon
Davis
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Nicolas
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