Mons beats Aalst in Euromillions Basketball League (79-70).
This fourth victory in Mons in as many games has never been questioned in a meeting where the gap has continued to grow throughout the game which was the first of the season in Aalst.
The first quarter was rather balanced and Mons was only up by 1 despite a better start (17-16).
But in the second quarter, Mons was not easy to stop (30-18 after 15′) but thanks to Ivan Maras, Aalst reduced the gap (43-36 after 20′).
After the break, as in the first half, Aalst relied mainly on its interior sector to score, but Mons maintened his advantage (57-49 after 30′)
In the last quarter, Aalst was never in a position to challenge Mons for the win (79-70).
It is the 4th win in a row for Mons, while Aalst lost his first game.
For Mons, Jabril Durham is the MVP of the game. He recorded 19 points, 8 assists, 4 rebounds and 3 steals. Skylar Spencer scored 12 points.
For Aalst, Ivan Maras scored 17 points. Pape Badji had a big double-double with 14 points and 12 rebounds.