Mitteldeutscher BC were clear winners in today's final against Debreceni Vadkakasok. This has already now been the biggest success in the club's history. MBC are now qualified for the pan-European Final Four of FIBA Europe Cup Men.
The performane of MBC in the whole tournament has been impressive. No other team in this competition has won all games up to know.
Most of the time, Mitteldeutscher BC controlled the game in front of more than 2500 spectators. Shortly after half-time at a score of 54:40, however, the hosts had a 11:0 run so that this quarter ended 22:25 for them.
Under the basket, the German team was superior in getting rebounds (32:12), which was finally the sign for success. The game ended 93:77 for the German team.
Top scorer of Debreceni was Sejo Bukva and top scorer of MBC was Wendell Alexis with 27 points; he was also named MVP of the tournament. MBC coach Henrik Dettmann was named best coach of the tournament.
MVP: Wendell Alexis
Henrik Dettmann, Head Coach, Mitteldeutscher BC:
"Today's victory was really great and special. We played very good and showed great basketball especially in the first half of the game. Today's victory was not only important for my players, but also for all the people who have helped the club to get where we are today. We want to thank all of them and to give them something in return. I also hope that this won't be the last title in the club's history and that we will have many more situations to celebrate like today. It is always special to win a cup like today!"