With two new players, Ramel Lloyd and Christopher Cologer, Vichy won this game in the last seconds against Portugese Queluz 80-78.
Vichy had the better start and led 21-12 in the 7th minute, but Queluz still won the first half. Miranda and Mlandic led the way with two threes each and Queluz made a 27-12 run.
In the third quarter both teams we´re about equal and Queluz controlled the score 53-63. But the fans in the Gymnasium of Vichy woke up and pushed Vichy’s players.Point guard Babacar Cisse showed the road and Vichy collected point after point for a comeback. After the third qwuarter they were down by six.
In the last period the Frenchmen even more increased effort. And they were succesful: Vichy’s Fans went wild when Captain Babacar Cisse put his team in the leading position after a three point shot 30 seconds from the end. Queluz put all their hope in one last three - ans missed.
MVP: Dwayne Morton (Vichy) 16 points and 9 rebounds.