FCB Regal – CAI Zaragoza: Exciting match ends in victory for FC Barcelona Regal! (89-81)
Navarro, with 28 points, and Tomic, with 19, were Barça Regal's standout players against CAI Zaragoza
FCB Regal, 89 CAI Zaragoza, 81
FCB Regal (23+22+27+17): Sada (2), Navarro (28), Mickeal (9), Tomic (19), Lorbek (8) –starting five– Huertas (10), Jasikevicius, Todorovic, CJ Wallace (2), Rabaseda, Oleson (5) and Jawai (6).
CAI Zaragoza (23+19+22+17): Roll (10), Van Rossom (5), Rudez (11), Norel (25), Aguilar (7) - starting five - Joenes (7), Stefansson (7), Llompart (6), García, Fontet and Toppert (3).
Referees: A. Pérez Pérez, Vicente Bultó and Sergio Manuel.
FC Barcelona Regal came away with the win after a hard-fought match against CAI Zaragoza this afternoon. The visiting team took an early three-point lead (2-5), but Barça Regal, through Tomic, Mickeal and Lorbek, rallied to make it 23-23 at the end of the first quarter.
Marcelinho Huertas and Nathan Jawai stepped up in the second quarter to guide Barça Regal to a slim three-point lead before the break (45-42).
Navarro kills the game off
Barça Regal jumped to a massive lead in the third quarter (69-57) thanks to Juan Carlos Navarro's four three pointers. However, the visiting team battled back to come within eight before the fourth quarter (72-64).
Xavi Pascual’s men were able to hold onto their lead in the fourth quarter, which means they’re level with Uxue Bilbao for the third spot in the table.