Maccabi Tel Aviv 79-80 Hapoel Holon
Holon beat Maccabi for the first time in 55 attempts at Yad Eliyahu. For the full Match Report, CLICK HERE.
Ironi Nahariya 78-69 Maccabi Haifa
Ironi Nahariya beat Maccabi Haifa in a quality matchup. Yancy Gates scored 23 points on 10/15 shooting, while Scotty Hopson had 18 points for Nahariya. Will Graves scored 20 points, while Orlando Mendez-Valdez scored 15 points for Haifa.
Rishon Le’Zion 83-59 Hapoel Jerusalem
Hapoel Jerusalem fell to Rishon Le’Zion in a blow out loss. Cameron Long scored 18 points, while Charles Thomas finished with 17 from the bench for Rishon. Tarence Kinsey ended the game with 15 points, while Shawn Jones scored 8 points and was ejected for the slumping Jerusalem.
Hapoel Tel Aviv 99-83 Maccabi Kiryat Gat
Hapoel Tel Aviv comfortably beat Maccabi Kiryat Gat in Tel Aviv. Mark Lyons had a team-high 29 points off the bench, while Raviv Limonad scored 18 points for Hapoel Tel Aviv. Josh Selby had 19 points, while Brandon Bowman had 17 of his own for Kiryat Gat.
Hapoel Gilboa/Galil 69-76 Hapoel Eilat
Hapoel Eilat continued their decent form in the league with a 7-point victory over Gilboa. On loan from Hapoel Jerusalem, Rafi Menco scored 21 points and added 10 boards, while Landon Milbourne scored 15 points for Eilat. Murphy Holloway scored 22 points and Eric Griffin scored 13 with 10 rebounds for a double-double for the losing Gilboa.
Maccabi Ashdod 84-68 Bnei Herzliya
Maccabi Ashdod not only upset but also dismantled Bnei Herzliya 84-68. Chase Simon led the way with 22 points, while Jake Cohen scored 16 for Ashdod. Karam Mashour had a quiet game with 6 points as Hamady N’diaye led for Herzliya with 15 points, while Taurean Green had 14 for the losing side.