Søren Ege scored four points and Jeff Schiffner added two free throws in the last minute to change a 67-70 deficit to a 73-70 win for the Danish Champions.
Danish champs Bakken Bears go into tonight's game against Reims on a mission, to prove that the a team from Denmark can compete with a French Pro A side.
In the first meeting between the two sides, Reims underlined the class difference between the two leagues as they surged to a 16-3 start in the opening 5 minutes, and ran out 90-66 winners.
In the game tonight Keflavík start playing very fast basketball from the first minute. The home side had many free shots and the Reims defense was bad in the first half. Keflavík's 4 Gunnar Einarsson played very well in the first 10 minutes, scoring 22 points. Included in this tally was a hot 6 of 7 3-pointers in first two periods.
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