Aguada beat Hebraica Macabi this Monday 75-68 for the 23rd date of the Uruguayan League of Basketball in a game where the debut of the Dominican Gelvis Solano.
With 16 points, seven rebounds and six assists, Solano was the best figure of the party.
The other Dominican, Eloy Vargas, had 14 points and 13 rebounds, while Leandro Cerminato and Facundo Medina contributed 10 points each.
Frank Hassell was Macabi’s top scorer with 16 goals.
See the complete statistics of the match.
The stage had begun on Friday with triumphs for Defensor Sporting over Urupan by 107-102 and Goes against Urunday Universitario by 75-64.
Aguada has a remote chance to get into the top five who will play the quarterfinals for the playoffs.
Biguá is the only one classified in that instance and will be number 1 despite losing the six games that remain to be played, several of which were postponed due to their participation in the Basketball Champions League Americas.
The aguatero was penalized last week, just like Goes, with a removal of four points for incidents in the classic.
Both teams paid a significant fine to lift the sanction of closing the field for eight dates. For that reason, Aguada was able to play on his court this Monday.
The aguatero will play against Trouville and Biguá their last matches of the regular season. He needs to win them and for Defensor Sporting to lose the three remaining games: Nacional, Hebraica Macabi and Trouville.
Those located from sixth to 11th place will play a play-in to define the other three playoff qualifiers.
The last two will be relegated and those positions continue to be occupied by Peñarol and Olimpia.
|* Suffered removal of 4 points|
|** Suffered removal of 5 points|
|*** Suffered fifth of a point|
|**** Started the tournament with -5 p.|
Hebrew-Watered; National-Biguá; Urupan-Defender Sporting; Afternoon-Goes; Malvin-Larre Borges; Peñarol-Olympia. Free date: Trouville.
Results of the 22nd date
Trouville 84-92 Penarol
Olimpia 81-90 Biguá
National 87-67 Aguada
Malvín 109-91 Goes
Urunday Universitario 73-75 Defender Sporting
Penarol 98-90 Larre Borges
Hebraica Maccabi 96-74 Trouville
Urupan-Biguá, Thursday, at 8.15 pm in Urupan
Results and program of the 23rd date
Goes 75-64 Urunday Universitario
Defensor Sporting 107-102 Urupan
Aguada 75-68 Hebraica Maccabi
Larre Borges-Malvín, Tuesday, 10:15 p.m. in Larre Borges
Biguá-Nacional, Wednesday, 10:15 p.m. in Biguá
Olimpia-Peñarol, Tuesday, February 14, in Olimpia
Free date: Trouville