2019-20 VALENCIAQualifierRound 1
December 27, 2019 CET: 16:00
Local time: 16:00 ALQUERIA DEL BASKET
Matthew Strazel - U18 LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne - ANGT Valencia 2019-20 (photo Isaac Ferrera) - JT19

ASVEL wins thriller over Gran Canaria

U18 LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne started its Euroleague Basketball Adidas Next Generation Tournament Valencia campaign with a thrilling 91-93 victory over.U18 Herbalife Gran Canaria. Daryl Doualla scored 27 points for ASVEL and Matthew Strazel collected 25 points – including 11-of-16 free throws – to go with 5 rebounds, 8 assists, 7 steals and 14 fouls drawn as well as the game-winning three-point play with 27 seconds left in the Group B game. Kymany Houinsou chipped in 16 points, 9 rebounds and 2 blocks in the victory. Gran Canaria lost despite 35 points, 13 rebounds, 2 assists and 4 steals from Ruben Lopez while Jean Montero had 22 points and Gerardo Perez scored 15 points.

Khalifa Diop scored 4 points in the opening minutes as Gran Canaria led 6-4. Strazel started his output with 7 points in an 0-15 ASVEL run to go ahead 6-19 and the advantage was 8-23 until Lopez tallied the final 5 points of the first quarter and it was 14-23. Perez opened the second period with a three-pointer and Montero had 5 points in a 12-2 spurt to put Gran Canaria up 28-25. Perez added 5 more points and Pedro Lopez-Sanvicente’s three-pointer made it 42-32. ASVEL put together a 2-8 spurt and trailed just 48-44 at the intermission. A Perez three-ball helped Gran Canaria increase the lead to 55-48. Houinsou trimmed it to 57-55 only to see two Lopez three-point plays get the margin to 70-59. ASVEL finished the quarter with the final 5 points to trail 70-64. The French side opened the fourth quarter on a 3-8 spurt with Doualla scoring 6 points to make it 73-72. Montero and Lopez helped keep ahead 79-72 and 87-79. ASVEL would not go down without a fight with Cedrick Sam Mbaka and Houinson hitting three-pointers, followed by a three-point play and 2 free throws by Strazel to make it 91-90 with 67 seconds left. After forcing a 24-second violation, ASVEL went ahead 91-93 on Strazel’s layup-and-one with 27 seconds to play. Lopez missed a turnaround jumper at the other end and Elijah Hoard was fouled with 0.6 seconds left, missing the second on purpose to ice the victory.

Friday, December 27, 2019
David Hein, Euroleague.net
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Referees: 1 U18 CREW CHIEF; 2 U18 UMPIRE 1; 3 U18 UMPIRE 2
Attendance: 146 (Tentative)
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U18 Herbalife Gran Canaria14342221
U18 LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne23212029
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U18 Herbalife Gran Canaria14487091
U18 LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne23446493
U18 Herbalife Gran Canaria
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Player Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
3 MONTERO, JEAN 29:07 22 9/14 0/4 4/4 1 2 3 2 2 3   1 5 5 16
4 BRITO , MATHEUS 5:02 1 0/1   1/2           3       2 -2
5 PEREZ, GERARDO 26:23 15 4/6 2/4 1/1   4 4 2 3       2 1 19
6 REDONDO, ALBERTO DNP - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
7 CARRETERO, ERIC 18:20     0/1     1 1           4   -4
10 ARENCIBIA, ALEJANDRO 12:46   0/1       1 1   1 1     3   -3
13 GARCIA, GUILLERMO 17:32     0/1         1 2 1     2   -1
15 DEL CERRO, ADRIAN 18:20 5 1/4   3/4 6 1 7 2 2 2   2 5 4 7
16 LOPEZ, RUBEN 34:10 35 11/23 1/5 10/12 7 6 13 2 4 2     2 9 41
18 DIOP, KHALIFA 6:44 5 1/1   3/4 1 2 3 2   2     2 2 7
23 TCHANDA, KANY 5:02           1 1     1          
35 LOPEZ-SANVICENTE, PEDRO 26:34 8 1/8 2/3 0/1 4 3 7 2   3         5
Team             1 1     1          
Totals 200:00 91 27/58 5/18 22/28 19 22 41 13 14 19 0 3 25 23 85
        46.6% 27.8% 78.6%
Head coach: ALONSO, GABRIEL
Min: Minutes played; Pts: Points; 2FG M-A: 2-point Field Goals (Made-Attempted); 3FG M-A: 3-point Field Goals (Made-Attempted); FT M-A: Free Throws (Made-Attempted); Rebounds: O (Offensive), D (Defensive), T (Total); As: Assists; St: Steals; To: Turnovers; Bl: Blocks (Fv: In Favor / Ag: Against); Fouls: Cm (Commited), Rv (Received); PIR: Performance Index Rating
U18 LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne
  Rebounds Blocks Fouls
# Player Min Pts 2FG 3FG FT O D T As St To Fv Ag Cm Rv PIR
4 PARMENTELOT, ROMAIN 2:34                         2   -2
5 HOARD, ELIJAH 14:44 6 3/3 0/2 0/2   2 2   1 1       1 5
7 MALWAYA, KILLIAN 5:07 2 1/1   0/1       1 1 1     1 1 2
9 HOUINSOU, KYMANY 35:29 16 6/10 1/2 1/2 1 8 9   1 5 2   3 2 16
10 DOUALLA, DARYL 34:56 27 9/11 1/5 6/10 1 2 3 1 3 2 1   1 6 28
11 WIBAUT, FRANCOIS 8:38 4 2/2               1     4   -1
12 PINON, LOUIS 19:01 4 2/4 0/1   2 2 4     3     2    
13 SAM MBAKA, CEDRICK 24:02 7 2/5 1/2   3 6 9 1 2 2     4   9
14 KAMANDA, ROLLINGS 19:42 2 1/1     1 1 2           3 1 2
15 DE ALMEIDA, FELIX DNP - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
32 STRAZEL, MATTHEW 35:47 25 7/7 0/7 11/16   5 5 8 7 5     3 14 39
Team             1 1     2         -1
Totals 200:00 93 33/44 3/19 18/31 8 27 35 11 15 22 3 0 23 25 97
        75% 15.8% 58.1%
Head coach: PARKER, PIERRE
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