‘Irregular lineup → Successful match for revenge’ Jeonju KCC 50% odds return, Seoul Samsung 8 consecutive losses
Jeonju KCC succeeded in the revenge battle. He also returned to the ‘50% win rate’.
KCC, led by coach Jeon Chang-jin, won 68-58 in the away game of the ‘2022-2023 SKT A-Dot Professional Basketball’ against Seoul Samsung held at Jamsil Indoor Gymnasium on the 8th. KCC (15 wins, 15 losses) overcame the losing streak and hit a ‘50% win rate’. Lagunah (14 points – 13 rebounds), Lee Seung-hyun, Ronde Hollis Jefferson, and Heo Woong (more than 10 points) each scored double digits.
It was an appetite war. KCC lost 72-87 in the match against Samsung at home on the 17th of last month. He bowed his head, allowing 30 points in the first quarter alone. KCC was inferior to Samsung this season with 1 win and 2 losses.
Ahead of the game, Jeon coach said, “I’m worried. There are issues such as the opponent’s foreign player injury and losing streak. In the third round matchup with Samsung, we were very poor. The opponent is a team that plays a lot. We also have to move a lot.” said. Samsung was on a seven-game losing streak before the match. Foreign player Emmanuel Terry also left due to injury.
Director Jeon took out an ‘irregular lineup’ to catch Samsung. In order to block Samsung’s ‘core of airborne’ Kim Si-rae, Lee Jin-yong was put forward as a starter. In addition, Lee Geun-hwi, who has a good amount of activity, was put in to keep the opponent in check. Above all, the effect of saving the physical strength of the ‘core’ Chang-young Jung was aimed at through the younger players.
The whistle blew announcing the start of the game. The two teams traded points throughout the first quarter and fought fiercely. It was KCC that showed concentration first. Leading by Ronde Hollis Jefferson, Jung Chang-young and Lee Seung-hyun started scoring evenly. Embarrassed, Samsung faltered as it missed a series of easy shots. The first half ended with KCC leading 38-24.
The atmosphere changed in the second half. Samsung pursued fiercely with Lee Ho-hyun and Kim Jin-young’s twin guns. In KCC, Lee Jin-wook did his part, but he couldn’t break the opponent’s mood. KCC allowed the chase to 52-47. 토토사이트
The final quarter of fate. KCC’s concentration was more advanced. KCC quickly widened the score by tying Lee Seung-hyun’s 3-point shot and Laguna’s bottom-of-the-box shot. Samsung did not back down easily either. Jonathan Alledge, who is playing his last game wearing a Samsung uniform, pulled the reins in the attack. KCC laughed in the background. Calmly continued the lead and took a victory period.
On the other hand, in the confrontation held earlier at the Anyang Gymnasium, Anyang KGC took Seoul SK 83-80 and firmly secured the first place. SK ended its 4-game winning streak and missed the chance to pursue first place. In the game held at Ulsan Dongchun Gymnasium, the home team, Ulsan Hyundai Mobis defeated Suwon KT 89-83. Hyundai Mobis broke a two-game losing streak. KT’s winning streak ended at ‘6’.