Tarik Black leads Maccabi Tel Aviv past Ironi Nahariya

2019-02-12T21:09:25+00:00 2019-02-12T21:14:48+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

12/Feb/19 21:09


Maccabi Tel Aviv had a strong second half to win on the road.

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Tarik Black scored 18 points and grabbed seven rebounds in 22 minutes for a game-high 23 PIR as Maccabi Tel Aviv beat Ironi Nahariya 87 – 77 on the road in a postponed game for Round 11 of the Israeli Winner League.

Johnny O’ Bryant added 14 points in 13 minutes for a Maccabi squad that outplayed its opponents 25 – 17 in the third period after a balanced 40 – 41 first half to stay ahead. The “Yellows” improved to 13 – 4 with this win and are tied with Hapoel Holon at the top spot of the standings.

Nahariya, on the other hand, dropped to 12 – 5.  Jordan Crawford scored 15 points and grabbed five rebounds while Terry Allen added 14 points and eight boards.