Belgian League, Game 21: February 19-20, 2010
by: Euroleague.net
February 20, 2010
The 21st week of the Belgian League didn't have any big susrprises. The first two teams in the standings, Liege and Spirou Basket, won their games to stay at the top of the standings with 14-5 and 12-6 record respectively. Spirou Basket managed to pull a huge road win at Dexia Mons-Hainaut by 69-96. Wes Wilkinson led the winners with 17 points, Jerry Johnson had 16, Nick Jacobson 14 and Chris Hill and Sacha Massot contributed 11 apiece. For Mons, Craig Callahan had 19. There was little history to the game as thanks to a 13-21 second quarter, Spirou was already leading 36-48 at the break. From there, the guests only had to manage the advantage, which even went larger by the end of the game. The league leaders, Belgacom Liege, won at home against Okapi Aalstar by 78-70. Michael Green led the way with his 20 points and Josh Duncan added 16. For Aalstar, Brian Greene and BJ Raymond led the way with 15 points each. Apart from a balanced first quarter, each team one a quarter alternatively with big differences. Liege took the second one by 2-15, but Aalstar won the third one by 13-23 for a 58-59 lead after 30 minutes. However, Liege also won the last period easily, 20-11, for the win. In the first of the other two games, Base BC Oostende took a home win over the Antwerp Giants by 75-68. Matt Lojeski led the winners with 28 points including 5 of 7 threes, and Eddie Gill posted 11. For the Giants, Bryan Hopkins led the way with 25 points. In minute 38, the Giants were leading 63-64, but a 7-0 run by the hosts allowed them to jump ahead and never look back. Five free throws by Gill in the last minute secured the win for Oostende. In the last game, Verviers Pepinster was a road winner at Optima Gent by 70-79. Brandon Freeman led the winners with his 21 points, Anthony Hilliard added 13 and Darnell Wilson and Stanley Burrell had 11 each. For Gent, Senne Geukens led the way with 20 points. A 7-0 run with three minutes to go by the hosts left the score at 68-74, but Pepinster managed to stop the bleeding in time as Freeman closed the game with a three for the final score.


LAST GAME GAME 21
February 19-20, 2010
Day Match Result
Feb. 19 Dexia Mons vs. Spirou Basket 69-96
Feb. 19 Liège vs. Generali Okapi 78-70
Feb. 20 Base Oostende vs. Antwerp G. 75-68
Feb. 20 Optima Gent vs. Pepinster 70-79
- Leuven (free)
NEXT GAME GAME 22
February 26-27, 2010
Day Match
Feb. 26 Pepinster vs. Liège
Feb. 27 Spirou Basket vs. Antwerp G.
Feb. 27 Leuven vs. Optima Gent
Feb. 27 Gene. Okapi vs. Oostende
- Dexia Mons (free)


STANDINGS TG W L P+ P-
1 Belgacom Liège Basket 19 14 5 1503 1402
2 Spirou Basket Charleroi 18 12 6 1367 1219
3 Base BC Oostende 19 11 8 1441 1405
4 VOO Verviers-Pepinster 18 10 8 1399 1402
5 Dexia Mons-Hainaut 19 9 10 1372 1432
6 Antwerp Giants 19 9 10 1417 1408
7 Generali Okapi Aalstar 19 8 11 1432 1436
8 Passe-Partout Leuven Bears 18 7 11 1270 1367
9 Optima Gent 19 4 15 1322 1452

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Belgian League 2009-10
Finals Playoffs:
Game 4
Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3
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Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3
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