40 years are nothing. Beyond Varese’s 80-79 defeat against Treviso, in a duel corresponding to date 13 of the Italian First Division Basketball League, Luis Scola rounded off a great performance in the 30 minutes he was on the court.
The historic gunner and captain of the Argentine National Team, who started as a starter, scored 19 points (1-4 in doubles, 5-7 in triples, 2-2 in free), captured ten rebounds, led to a recovery and made a flip. Also, 25 seconds from the end, Luifa committed an unsportsmanlike foul, when his team was up 79-76. Of the two free throws and the subsequent replacement, Treviso scored the required four points and kept the game.
Despite the poor campaign being deployed by the team led by DT Massimo Bulleri, which has accumulated three wins and nine losses, the Olympic gold medalist in Athens 2004 is the top scorer in the tournament and has an average of 21.6 points and 6.5 rebounds per game.
ACTION OF OTHER ARGENTINANS IN ITALY
On the other hand, Libertas Pesaro, with acceptable productions of Carlos Delfino and Ariel filloy, defeated Pallacanestro Trieste 84-74. Delfino contributed with ten units (1-4 in doubles, 1-7 in triples, 5-6 in free), nine rebounds and four assists in 25m., While Filloy added 11 points (1-2 in doubles, 3- 8 in triples) and four rebounds in 23m.
Likewise, Marcos Delía, exBoca, helped with ten points, three rebounds and two assists in 23 minutes, while Juan Manuel Fernandez, with a past in Obras, contributed five units, the same goal passes and two rebounds in 25m. for the whole of Trieste.