Quarterfinals Analysis: Uxue Bilbao Basket vs. ratiopharm Ulm

Feb 23, 2013 by Eurocupbasketball.com Print
Quarterfinals Analysis: Uxue Bilbao Basket vs. ratiopharm Ulm
Uxue Bilbao Basket rolls into the Eurocup Quarterfinals on a four-game winning streak and as the Group J winner with a 4-2 record, including three wins by double-digit margins. Bilbao also boasts the best record in the Eurocup so far this season with 10 wins and just 2 losses. ratiopharm Ulm placed second in Group L with a 3-3 record. Ulm has also made noise with its toughness on the road, where it has gone 4-2. This marks Bilbao’s third trip to the quarterfinals in as many Eurocup seasons. In each of the previous campaigns, it advanced to the semifinals. In its debut Eurocup campaign, Ulm has showed itself as a top-notch offensive squad; its 86 points per game led the Last 16. It also boats the season’s top rebounder in John Bryant (9.3 rpg.). This will be the first meeting between the clubs.
Ratiopharm Ulm
RECORD
RS, 3-3, 1st
L16, 3-3, 2nd

SERIES SCHEDULE

Game 1 @ Ulm, March 5: ratiopharm Ulm vs. Uxue Bilbao Basket
Game 2 @ Bilbao, March 12: Uxue Bilbao Basket vs. ratiopharm Ulm
Uxue Bilbao Basket
Min Pts 2FG
M-A
3FG
M-A
FT
M-A
Rebounds As St To Blocks Fouls Rkg
O D T Fv Ag Cm Rv
Totals 2435:00 960 254/498 81/247 209/273 114 307 421 179 95 144 23 17 267 286 1062
Average 202:55 80.0 51.0% 32.8% 76.6% 9.5 25.6 35.1 14.9 7.9 12.0 1.9 1.4 22.3 23.8 88.5
Totals 2400:00 992 261/464 98/267 176/214 115 302 417 177 56 151 35 23 252 248 1089
Average 200:00 82.7 56.3% 36.7% 82.2% 9.6 25.2 34.8 14.8 4.7 12.6 2.9 1.9 21.0 20.78 90.8
Ratiopharm Ulm