Mornar beat Igokea at home – ABA League Day 8 Recap

2017-11-14T00:01:36+00:00 2017-11-14T00:01:36+00:00.

Stefan Djordjevic

14/Nov/17 00:01

Eurohoops.net

Derek Needham had a great game for Mornar as they rolled over Igokea concluding Day 8 of the ABA League.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Both teams entered this game with a 3-4 record sharing the 10th position on the standings of ABA League. The home crowd gave the extra boost to Mornar as they were able to prevail over Igokea 87-83 at home in a close match  The home squad was off to the solid start as they led after the first quarter by 8 (25-17). They kept that lead until the end despite the constant pressure by the visiting team. Igokea was close all the time but they didn’t have enough energy to take over the game.

Derek Needham was unstoppable for the host as he finished with 22 points, 5 rebounds, and 5 assists which were enough for 30 in PIR. He had help from Brandis Raley-Ross as he added 14 points.

For the losing side, 18 points by Malcolm Lee were just not enough.

ABA League Day 8 Results

HOME AWAY FT HT Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
KK CIBONA KK ZADAR 78-80 40-35 19-19 21-16 14-20 24-25
KK MEGA BASKET KK PARTIZAN NIS 89-102 44-51 23-21 21-30 16-22 29-29
KK CRVENA ZVEZDA MTS KK FMP 84-77 36-35 19-18 17-17 26-20 22-22
KK BUDUCNOST KK CEDEVITA 66-60 34-35 23-16 11-19 13-12 19-13
KK PETROL OLIMPIJA MZT SKOPJE AERODROM 94-85 43-42 23-19 20-23 30-24 21-19
KK MORNAR KK IGOKEA 87-83 43-38 25-17 18-21 24-18 20-27


Standings

#
TEAM
PTS
MP
W
L
POINTS
+/-
1
KK BUDUCNOST
15
8
7
1
648 – 593
55
2
14
8
6
2
705 – 622
83
3
KK PARTIZAN NIS
13
8
5
3
754 – 723
31
4
KK CEDEVITA
13
8
5
3
643 – 604
39
5
KK MORNAR
12
8
4
4
607 – 637
-30
6
KK FMP
12
8
4
4
664 – 620
44
7
KK MEGA BASKET
11
8
3
5
665 – 677
-12
8
KK CIBONA
11
8
3
5
660 – 690
-30
9
KK PETROL OLIMPIJA
11
8
3
5
636 – 672
-36
10
KK IGOKEA
11
8
3
5
712 – 727
-15
11
KK ZADAR
11
8
3
5
651 – 688
-37
12
MZT SKOPJE AERODROM
10
8
2
6
662 – 754
-92


Photo credit: ABA