Kangaroos Mechelen picked up on the fifth day of the Euromillions League with the surprise of the day, and stuntte against defending champion and leader Oostende. For the kustploeg right the first defeat of the season.
Kangaroos dominated almost the entire first half and had after 25-23 and through Cheatham, Barton, and above all a wonderful Love midway through a 47-42 bonus in the bag. Love came quickly in margin of error, but the Kangaroos continued along the debutant Kanda in the third slide, however, dominate, and walked away, through also Olah and Barton, to a 58-45 maximum bonus.
Ostend, however, did not commit and stronger through Kesteloot, Fieler and Djurisici back in the party: 60-54 and 62-60. In the slotkwart was coach Dario Gjergja of Ostend after a second technical error, for the second time already this campaign, is excluded. Oostende got frustrated and Kangaroos benefited through luminary Love to 80-72.
Djordjevic and the bank of Ostend was a technical error and in love wedstrijdeinde saw Mechels mayor Bart Somers Kangaroos against Oostende in a rabid atmosphere of a stunning victory to achieve.
For coach Paul Vervaeck and Kangaroos-the second victory in a row in the Winketkaai. When Kangaroos Mechelen fourth, the Nigerian center TK Edogi after an ankle injury his debut.
Kangaroos Mechelen – Oostende: 90-74
(25-23, 22-19, 24-22, 19-10)
Man of the Match: Carrington Love 23 points, 11 rebounds, 4 assists
Kangaroos Mechelen: (32 to 60 shots, including 9 of 27 triples, 17 on 26 vrijworpen and 18 errors ) BARTON 7-8, LOVE, 15-8, CREPPY 3-2, CHEATHAM 8-4, OLAH 6-11, Edogi 2 2, Kanda 5-6 , Oveneke 0-0, Iarochevitch 1-2, Cebasek 0-0
Oostende: (27 on 64 shots, including 8 of 27 triples, 12 on 21 vrijworpen and 24 errors) DJORDJEVIC 0-2, LASISI 5-5, KESTELOOT 8-5, FIELER 7-6, MARIC 2-0, Williams 8-4, Schwartz 4-2, Mwema 0-1, Desiron 2-0, Djurisic 6-7