2007-08Regular SeasonRound 8
January 08, 2008 CET: 20:30
Local time: 20:30 LE COLISEE
Elan Chalon remained alive for the elimination round by collecting an 88-66 victory at home over Ovarense Aerosoles in Group B. Darrel Mitchell had 16 points, 5 rebounds and 9 assists to lead Chalon, which improved to 4-4 - one game behind Köln and Ventspils in fourth place with two games to go. Rowan Barrett added 18 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists while Xavier Corosine poured in 19 points and Bryan Bracey chipped in 12 points. Elan next week welcomes Ventspils. Ovarense wasted 25 points from Cordell Henry and 22 from Ben Reed in falling to 0-8. Aerosoles goes for win number one next week at home against Besiktas. Ovarense trailed just 63-56 after three quarter before watching Chalon pull away in the fourth.

Ovarense jumped ahead 0-3 on Reed's long ball before Elan went up 6-3 on Phillipe Braud's basket. Henry knocked down a trey for Ovarense, which pulled ahead 6-10 on another basket by Reed. Barrett evened things at 12-12 with two triples only to see Miguel Miranda put Ovarense up 12-15 with a long ball at the end of the first quarter. Corosine opened the scoring the second period with a three-point play and then knocked down a trey, which was matched by Henry. Chalon could not pull away, going ahead 25-20 on Joachim Ekanga's long ball only to have Ovarense even things at 25-25. Elan then led 35-29 on Corosine's three-ball but Reed answered with two triples of his own for 35-35. Corosine's next three-pointer gave the hosts the lead 38-35 at the break. Chalon's Moussa Badiane scored first in the second half and the lead grew to 51-41 as Mitchell scored 7 points including a three-ball. Ovarense would not go away and Henry's basket cut the deficit to 53-50. But Ekanga made three free throws and Mitchell's score pushed the advantage back to 60-50. Reed's foul shots made it 62-56 going into the fourth. Badiane again started the scoring and Mitchell's three-ball made it 67-56. Two Barrett long bombs pushed the advantage to 73-58. Rui da Mota cut the deficit back to 73-62, but Elan put Ovarense away for good. Mitchell scored 7 points and Corosine drained a long ball in an 11-0 surge to build an 84-62 lead with two minutes left and the game well decided.
Tuesday, January 8, 2008
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Referees: CMIKIEWICZ, MAREK (POL), BRZIAK, MILAN (SVK), PEREZ NIZ, MIGUEL ANGEL (ESP)
Attendance: 3900
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Elan Chalon
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Player Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
4 BRACEY, BRYAN 30:51 12 4/10 1/4 1/2 2 3 5 2 1     1 4 4 9
5 BRAUD, PHILIPPE 15:51 7 2/2 1/3     1 1     1 1   3 1 4
6 HOYAUX, JONATHAN DNP - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
7 EKANGA, JOACHIM 14:50 8 0/3 1/3 5/8 1 4 5     1       3 7
8 BARRETT, ROWAN 36:31 18 3/7 4/11     7 7 5   1     3 2 17
9 COROSINE, XAVIER 22:13 19 2/2 4/5 3/3   2 2 4 1       3 2 24
10 BADIANE, MOUSSA 29:45 6 3/6 0/1 0/1 2 7 9 3 1 3 1 1 4 1 8
11 GUICE, JERMAINE 15:37 2 1/2 0/1   2 4 6 1 1 1     2 1 6
12 MITCHELL, DARREL 29:15 16 4/8 2/4 2/3 2 3 5 9 1 1     2 3 24
13 ELEKA, CAMILLE DNP - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
15 BEYE, PAPA 5:07           1 1     1 1   1    
16 NAJI, ABDELMAJID DNP - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Team                                
Totals 200:00 88 19/40 13/32 11/17 9 32 41 24 5 9 3 2 22 17 99
        47.5% 40.6% 64.7%
Head coach: BEUGNOT, GREGOR
Min: Minutes played; Pts: Points; 2FG M-A: 2-point Field Goals (Made-Attempted); 3FG M-A: 3-point Field Goals (Made-Attempted); FT M-A: Free Throws (Made-Attempted); Rebounds: O (Offensive), D (Defensive), T (Total); As: Assists; St: Steals; To: Turnovers; Bl: Blocks (Fv: In Favor / Ag: Against); Fouls: Cm (Commited), Rv (Received); PIR: Performance Index Rating
Ovarense Aerosoles
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Player Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
4 EVORA, ELVIS 8:11   0/1     1 3 4     1     1 1 2
5 BROWN, GRAHAM 23:01 4 1/3   2/5 3 5 8 1   1     3 3 7
6 HENRY, CORDELL 35:20 25 7/13 2/7 5/5 2 3 5 6   3     1 5 26
7 MANARTE, NUNO 11:47   0/1     1 2 3               2
9 DA MOTA, RUI 9:26 2 1/2 0/1         2   1     2 1  
10 NEVES, FERNANDO 4:22   0/1 0/3   1   1         1     -4
11 REED, BEN 38:43 22 5/8 3/11 3/5   6 6 1 3 4   2 3 5 15
12 SOARES, JOAO DNP - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
13 CORTEZ, NUNO 6:15 2 1/1 0/1 0/1 1   1           1 2 2
14 MIRANDA, MIGUEL 27:02 5 1/1 1/6   1 5 6     3     4 2 1
15 STEMPIN, GREGORY 35:53 8 2/2 0/7 4/6 3 6 9 2 3 3 2   2 3 13
16 ABREU, JOAO DNP - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Team           3 3 6               6
Totals 200:00 68 18/33 6/36 14/22 16 33 49 12 6 16 2 3 17 22 70
        54.5% 16.7% 63.6%
Head coach: LEITE, MARIO
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