Fribourg Olympic beat Caledonia Gladiators for a spot in the BCL qualifiers

2023-09-24T21:06:24+00:00 2023-09-24T21:06:24+00:00.

Aris Barkas

24/Sep/23 21:06

Thanks to a big last quarter, Fribourg Olympic earned a spot in the Basketball Champions League qualifiers

By Eurohoops team/

Behind 17 points by Eric Nottage, Swiss club Fribourg Olympic managed to get the 57-51 win over Scotland’s Caledonia Gladiators and earned a spot in the Basketball Champions League qualifiers.

The game was decided in the last quarter with a partial 21-9 score in the last quarter. The Gladiators started the game with a 20-7 first quarter and led until the end of the third, but it was not enough.

Ian Dubose scored 14 points for the losing side, which will have to settle for a spot in the FIBA Europe Cup.

On the other hand, Fribourg will face Legia Warszawa in the third qualifying tournament.