The leader of the National Basketball League, Quimsa from Santiago del Estero, won this Saturday in Obras a Athens of Córdoba by 97-90 in extra time after equalizing in 82, in the match that started another day of the Final Phase.
With this victory, the Santiago team remains at the top, with 21 victories and four defeats, while Atenas is 17th with 7-17. In the winner the tasks of Nicolás Copello stood out with 20 points, while in the Greek Matías Martínez scored 29.
In another meeting on the same stage, San Lorenzo (16-8) fell widely before Hispanic American de Río Gallegos (11-13), by 93-64. Kelsey Barlow, with a roster of 31 points and 10 rebounds, became the great figure of the Santa Cruz quintet. In the Cyclone, led on an interim basis by Juan Nardini (Silvio Santander is still isolated with coronavirus), the best came from the hand of José Vildoza, with 11 goals.
In another game Platense (12-10) subdued Gymnastics and Fencing by Comodoro Rivadavia (13-10) 63-60 at the Ferro stadium, with 17 points from Julián Aprea.
Other results: Works 78 (18-6) -Peñarol 72 (8-13); Boca 87 (16-7) -Bahía 73 (3-21); Ferro 83 (8-16) -Argentino 88 (9-14).