However, the evening did not start very well for the Alsatians since it was necessary to wait three minutes to see the Bas-Rhin team score their first basket by Sofiane Briki (2-7, 3e ).
A completely failed start
Julien Espinosa’s players lack rhythm and above all efficiency on both sides of the field. Like its usual offensive leaders, Louis Gavrilovic and Tom Digbeu, the Alliance between Gries and Souffel is in great pain. Solid defensively, the Rochelais took the opportunity to make the hole in the first ten minutes (7-17, 7e then 9-22, 10e ).
It takes a long heat stroke…