Aris Move to 4th as PAOK and Kolossos Fall on the Road

Aris Move to 4th as PAOK and Kolossos Fall on the Road
 

GREEK BASKET LEAGUE - ROUND 21

Date Home Team Score Away Team
11-Mar-16 Lavrio 93 - 63 Koroivos
11-Mar-16 Aris 78 - 70 Doxa Lefkadas
11-Mar-16 Kymi 74 - 64 Kolossos
11-Mar-16 Trikala 62 - 67 Prometheus
11-Mar-16 Rethymno 73 - 70 PAOK
12-Mar-17 Apollon Patras 74 - 97 Panathinaikos
13-Mar-17 AEK 1:00 PM Olympiacos

Aris now sit solely in fourth place after their win over Doxa Lefkadas while both PAOK and Kolossos Rodou fell on the road. Panathinaikos had an easy night away to Apollon Patras as Kymis and Lavrio each recorded big wins in their fight for survival. Highlights for each game can be found here...

A three pointer with 4 seconds remaining from Arnold gave Rethymno a very important 73-70 win over PAOK in their fight for a playoff spot. Arnold, who was the best player for the hosts with 16 points, led his side to their 10th win of the season as they sit seventh in the standings. The result moves PAOK down to fifth with a 11-10 record.

Panathinaikos bounced back after their midweek defeat to Zalgiris to record an easy 74-97 win on the road against Apollon Patras. James led Panathinaikos with 17 points while Gabriel and Singleton added 13 and 11 points, respectively. The Trifylli will now have their eyes on tomorrow’s big derby between AEK and Olympiacos as an Olympiacos loss will move the Prasini into first place in the standings.

Despite Aris falling behind by as many as 10 points in the first half, a strong third quarter gave the Kitrinomavri a 78-70 win over Doxa Lefkadas. The win moves Aris into fourth, pulling ahead of both PAOK and Kolossos Rodou, who were defeated over the weekend, while Doxa Lefkadas continue to sit bottom of the table.

A 19-0 run to finish the game gave Kymi an impressive 74-64 victory over Kolossos Rodou. The hosts caught fire from the three point line in the final quarter as the win moves them two games clear of the relegation zone. Kolossos drop to fifth, along with PAOK, after suffering their 10th defeat of the season.

Lavrio blew out Koroivos 93-63 as six players finished with double digits for the winning side. The win moves Lavrio further from the relegation zone while Koroivos sit two wins above the drop zone. 

Prometheus jumped into a playoff spot at the expense of Trikala, defeating their opponents 62-67. The team from Patra sit in eighth place while Trikala dropped to 9th.

 
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