U16/2 get past gerthe 73 / 68
After a close game last in in Oberhausen, this Sunday was another game of runs for both BTV and Gerthe as they took advantages when giving. Barmen started running right from the start going up 8-2 at the 4th minute mark before Gerthe scored their second basket. Barmen had a 6 pt first quarter lead 20-14.
But Gerthe started the second with a 5 pt run to cut the lead to 20-19 and then the game was tight til half ending 35-35 .
3rd quarter was the same with both teams playing hard BTV finished the quarter by 2 pts 24-22 .
But in the 4th Barmen goes on a 9-0 run with press defense and causing steals from Gerthe bad passing. Gerthe got as close as 4 points before Barmen smartly used the clock to take home there first WIN of the season 73-68 in the HECK !!!
E. Bodur 40pts, P. Schwenteck 10pts, G. Isako 6pts, 2 Ast, 3 Stl.
BTV: 58% FG / 31% FT / 21 stls
Gerthe: C. Bruggemann 28pts
BTV are now 1-1 in the league and are in the middle of the conference !