Ulsan Hyundai Mobis, led by ‘twin brother’ coach Jo Dong-hyun, won three consecutive wins by defeating Changwon LG, led by ‘twin brother’ coach Jo Sang-hyun.
Hyundai Mobis defeated LG 82-75 in the 2022-23 SKT Adot Professional Basketball regular league home game held at Dongchun Gymnasium in Ulsan on the 24th.
Hyundai Mobis, which reached 20 wins (14 losses) with 3 consecutive victories, beat Seoul SK (19 wins and 14 losses) and became the sole third place.
Coach Dong-Hyun Cho lost all of the previous rounds of resourcefulness with his brother in the first and second rounds, but won the fourth round following the third round on the 1st, balancing the opponent’s record with 2 wins and 2 losses.
LG, which was aiming for a 5-game winning streak, kept second place (20-13), but allowed Hyundai Mobis to chase down the chin by 0.5 games. The lead Anyang KGC (23-10) and the ride took place in 3 games, and the away winning streak also ended in 7 games.
At Hyundai Mobis, Gage Prim achieved a double-double with 24 points and 10 rebounds, and Seo Myung-jin added 14 points and Ham Ji-hoon added 11 points.
In LG, Dante Cunningham scored 16 points and 5 rebounds, and Lee Jae-do played hard with 15 points, 7 assists and 5 rebounds, but the team lost.
Hyundai Mobis, which led 49-40 in the first half, allowed LG to pursue until the middle of the third quarter, but widened their lead again by scoring 12 consecutive points starting with Lee Woo-seok’s 3-point shot.
Hyundai Mobis, who finished the third quarter with a 69-55 lead, did not lose their composure in the fourth quarter.
Hyundai Mobis seemed to be taken aback for a moment by allowing Cunningham a dunk shot at the beginning of the 4th quarter, but soon a goal was scored under Prim’s goal and he did not allow the chase.
Seo Myung-jin scored a 3-point shot with 1 minute and 12 seconds left in the game to seal the victory.
In Jeonju, Daegu Korea Gas Corporation beat Jeonju KCC 72-67 to escape from a three-game losing streak.
Korea Gas Corporation, which had 13 wins and 19 losses, remained in ninth place. KCC, which was chasing 5th place Goyang Carrot (18-16), maintained 6th place with 16-18.
At Korea Gas Corporation, Lee Dae-seong flew with 23 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists. Lee Dae-heon (15 points, 8 rebounds, 4 assists) and Murphy Holloway (10 points, 11 rebounds, 2 assists) also contributed to the victory. 메이저놀이터
In KCC, captain Chang-Young Jeong scored 21 points and 2 rebounds, and Ung Heo recorded 13 points, 2 rebounds and 4 assists, but the other players were sluggish and fell into 3 consecutive losses.
Korea Gas Corporation, which took the lead from the first quarter, did not allow a turnaround until the third quarter and entered the fourth quarter with a score of 56-51.
However, after Jung Chang-young’s outer cannon burst in succession, Kim Ji-wan’s 3-point shot turned the game over to KCC, 62-60.
Afterwards, the two teams traded points. The tense flow leaned toward Korea Gas Corporation with about two minutes before the end of the game.
Korea Gas Corporation, which took a one-point lead with Lee Dae-heon’s 3-point shot, went ahead 70-67 with Lee Dae-sung’s goal.
23 seconds before the end of the game, KCC lost the rebound to Jung Hyo-geun after Heo Woong’s 3-point shot failed, and it was cut off due to a foul operation.
However, Jung Hyo-geun succeeded in both free throws and KOGAS ran away with a 5-point lead.
Jeong Chang-young, who was active throughout the game, committed a decisive turnover right before the end and handed over the right to attack, and KOGAS eventually won.