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KBL Standings
 1. KCC Egis 36-18 
 2. Mobis Phoebus 36-18 
 3. Goyang Orions 32-22 
 4. Anyang KGC 30-24 
 5. Samsung Th. 29-25 
 6. Dongbu Promy 26-28 
 7. Sonic Boom KT 23-31 
 8. LG Sakers 21-33 
 9. SK Knights 20-34 
 10. ET Land 17-37 
Points Per Game
 Andre EMMETT
  KCC Egis
  (196-F-82)
  Avg: 26.2
 1. Emmett, KCC Egis26.2 
 2. Gillenwater, LG Sa.26.2 
 3. Haynes, Goyang O.23.1 
 4. Simon, Talk N Text20.5 
 5. McKines, Cocodrilos20.4 
 6. Ratliffe, Purefood.20.2 
 7. Powell, ET Land17.7 
 8. Rhodes, Anyang KGC17.5 
 9. Sims, Sonic B.17.2 
 10. Little, Anyang K.16.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Ricardo RATLIFFE
  Purefood.
  (203-F-89)
  Avg: 12.1
 1. Ratliffe, Purefood.12.1 
 2. Sims, Sonic B.11.1 
 3. Benson, Dongbu P.10.4 
 4. Simon, Talk N Text9.0 
 5. Gillenwater, LG Sa.9.0 
 6. McKines, Cocodrilos8.6 
 7. Victor, Arecibo8.6 
 8. Rhodes, Anyang KGC8.6 
 9. Clark, Mobis P.8.5 
 10. Haynes, Goyang O.8.4 
Assists Per Game
 Dong-Geun YANG
  Mobis P.
  (181-G-81)
  Avg: 5.6
 1. Yang, Mobis P.5.6 
 2. Ham, Mobis Phoebus5.4 
 3. Kim, SK Knights5.4 
 4. Jackson, Goyang O.4.9 
 5. Kim, ET Land3.8 
 6. Lee, Sonic Boom KT3.8 
 7. Haynes, Goyang O.3.7 
 8. Johnson, Defensor3.7 
 9. Joo, Samsung Th.3.5 
 10. Yoo, LG Sakers3.5 
Steals Per Game
 Sun-Hyung KIM
  SK Knights
  (187-G-88)
  Avg: 1.6
 1. Kim, SK Knights1.6 
 2. Lee, Anyang KGC1.6 
 3. Yang, Mobis P.1.5 
 4. Victor, Arecibo1.5 
 5. Douk, Dongbu Promy1.5 
 6. Blakely, Sonic B.1.5 
 7. Johnson, Defensor1.5 
 8. McKissic, LG Sa.1.4 
 9. Emmett, KCC Egis1.3 
 10. Ham, Mobis Phoeb.1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 David SIMON
  Talk N Text
  (208-C-82)
  Avg: 1.8
 1. Simon, Talk N Text1.8 
 2. Rhodes, Anyang KGC1.6 
 3. Hill, KCC Egis1.5 
 4. Ratliffe, Purefood.1.1 
 5. Victor, Arecibo1.1 
 6. Blakely, Sonic B.1.1 
 7. Ha, KCC Egis1.0 
 8. Lyons, San German1.0 
 9. Sims, Sonic B.1.0 
 10. Clark, Mobis P.1.0 

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KBL Round 25: Anyang KGC edges Mobis Phoebus by one point - Jan 18, 2013


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The most exciting game of round 25 in the KBL took place in Ulsan. This derby game ended with only one-point home defeat of much higher ranked Mobis Phoebus (23-10) to fourth ranked Anyang KGC (17-15) 61-60 on Thursday evening. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Mobis Phoebus. Mobis Phoebus were trailing by 5 points at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 16-12 charge of Anyang KGC, which allowed them to win the game. Trinidad and Tobago power forward Kibwe Trim (208-84, college: Sacred Heart, agency: Top Notch Sports) fired a double-double by scoring 10 points and 13 rebounds for the winners. Forward Jung-Hyun Lee (191-87) chipped in 15 points. The former international power forward Ji-Hoon Ham (198-84) produced 14 points and 8 rebounds for lost side. Anyang KGC have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain fourth place with 17-15 record. Defending champion Mobis Phoebus keep the second position with ten games lost. Anyang KGC are looking forward to face LG Sakers (#5) in Changwon in the next round. Mobis Phoebus will play at home against KCC Egis in Jeonju and are hoping to win this game.
Important game to mention about took place in Changwon. Sixth ranked LG Sakers (15-18) saved a 2-point victory at home edging 5th ranked Sonic Boom KT (15-18) 79-77 in the fight for the fifth place. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Sonic Boom KT. Worth to mention a great performance of Kim Young Hwan who helped to win the game recording 16 points and 6 assists. Ira Clark contributed with 14 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. LG Sakers' coach Jin Kim allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. The former international forward Sung-Min Cho (197-83) answered with 28 points for Sonic Boom KT. LG Sakers moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Goyang Orions and Sonic Boom KT. LG Sakers will play against higher ranked Anyang KGC (#4) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Sonic Boom KT will play against the league's leader SK Knights in Seoul and hopes to get back on the winning track.
A very close game took place in Wonju between Dongbu Promy and ET Land Elephants. Eighth ranked Dongbu Promy (14-19) got a very close home victory over 3rd placed ET Land Elephants (20-12). Dongbu Promy managed to escape with a 3-point win 76-73 on Thursday evening. It was quite big embarassment for the guest team. Eric Sandrin stepped up with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. At the losing side Tae-Soo Joo responded with 18 points and 7 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Dongbu Promy maintains eighth place with 14-19 record. ET Land Elephants at the other side keep the third position with 12 games lost. Dongbu Promy will meet higher ranked Anyang KGC (#4) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. ET Land Elephants will play against the league's leader SK Knights having rather not much hope for a victory.
Leader SK Knights delivered the twentieth sixth victory. This time they beat 7th ranked Goyang Orions (15-18) 72-60 in Seoul. Bu Kyung Choi nailed a double-double by scoring 14 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists for the winning side. Both coaches tested many bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. SK Knights maintains first place with 26-6 record. Goyang Orions at the other side dropped to the fifth position with 18 games lost. SK Knights' next round opponent will be Sonic Boom KT (#6) in Busan which should be theoretically an easy game.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Daegu. Local Goyang Orions (15-18) beat 9th ranked Samsung Thunders (13-20) 63-50 on Friday night. Leon Williams fired a double-double by scoring 23 points and 20 rebounds for the winners. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Goyang Orions moved-up to fifth place, which they share with LG Sakers and Sonic Boom KT. Loser Samsung Thunders keep the ninth position with 20 games lost. Goyang Orions will have a break next round. Samsung Thunders will play on the road against KCC Egis (#10) in Jeonju and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last two games of round 25 LG Sakers defeated KCC Egis in Changwon 79-68. Samsung Th. lost to defending champion Mobis Phoebus at home 63-69.



LG Sakers - Sonic Boom KT 79-77

Important game to mention about took place in Changwon. Sixth ranked LG Sakers (15-18) saved a 2-point victory at home edging 5th ranked Sonic Boom KT (15-18) 79-77 in the fight for the fifth place. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Sonic Boom KT. LG Sakers had a 29-16 advantage in offensive rebounds. Worth to mention a great performance of Kim Young Hwan who helped to win the game recording 16 points and 6 assists. American power forward Ira Clark (203-75, college: Texas) contributed with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. LG Sakers' coach Jin Kim allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. The former international forward Sung-Min Cho (197-83) answered with 28 points and American forward Jasper Johnson (203-83, college: Delta St.) added 20 points and 7 rebounds in the effort for Sonic Boom KT. LG Sakers moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Goyang Orions and Sonic Boom KT. LG Sakers will play against higher ranked Anyang KGC (#4) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Sonic Boom KT will play against the league's leader SK Knights in Seoul and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Sonic Boom KT: S.Cho 28+3reb+3ast, J.Johnson 20+7reb+3ast, Y.Yoon 11+2ast, D.Cho 6+2reb, J.Jang 6+6reb, Y.Song 5+8reb+1ast
LG Sakers: R.Park 18+2reb+1ast, K.Young Hwan 16+4reb+6ast, I.Clark 14+10reb, W.Yaung 9+1reb+3ast, R.Benson 8+8reb+3ast, C.Young Jung 7+9reb+5ast
gschID: 194401


Goyang Orions - Samsung Th. 63-50

The game with biggest result difference took place in Daegu. Local Goyang Orions (15-18) beat 9th ranked Samsung Thunders (13-20) 63-50 on Friday night. Goyang Orions dominated down low during the game scoring 42 of its points in the paint compared to Samsung Thunders' 20. Belizean-American power forward Leon Williams (203-86, college: Ohio) fired a double-double by scoring 23 points and 20 rebounds for the winners. International power forward Jin-Soo Choi (202-89, college: Maryland) chipped in 17 points and 7 rebounds. American power forward Darian Townes (208-84) produced a double-double by scoring 15 points and 11 rebounds and the former international forward Daniel Sandrin (200-80, college: Seattle Pacific) added 12 points respectively for lost side. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games. Goyang Orions moved-up to fifth place, which they share with LG Sakers and Sonic Boom KT. Loser Samsung Thunders keep the ninth position with 20 games lost. Goyang Orions will have a break next round. Samsung Thunders will play on the road against KCC Egis (#10) in Jeonju and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Samsung Th.: D.Townes 15+11reb+1ast, D.Sandrin 12+1reb+3ast, S.Kim 6+4reb+3ast, K.Ngi 5+5reb+1ast, K.Lee 4+1reb, S.Park 4+1reb+1ast
Goyang Orions: L.Williams 23+20reb+1ast, J.Choi 17+7reb+2ast, J.Chun 9+2reb+1ast, H.Cho 6+1reb+3ast, T.Akins 4+2reb+8ast, S.Kim 2+3reb
gschID: 194402


Mobis Phoebus - Anyang KGC 60-61

The most exciting game of round 25 in the KBL took place in Ulsan. This derby game ended with only one-point home defeat of much higher ranked Mobis Phoebus (23-10) to fourth ranked Anyang KGC (17-15) 61-60 on Thursday evening. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of Mobis Phoebus. Mobis Phoebus were trailing by 5 points at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 16-12 charge of Anyang KGC, which allowed them to win the game. Trinidad and Tobago power forward Kibwe Trim (208-84, college: Sacred Heart, agency: Top Notch Sports) fired a double-double by scoring 10 points and 13 rebounds for the winners. Forward Jung-Hyun Lee (191-87) chipped in 15 points. Four Anyang KGC players scored in double figures. The former international power forward Ji-Hoon Ham (198-84) produced 14 points and 8 rebounds and American forward Ricardo Ratliffe (203-89, college: Missouri) added 8 points and 12 rebounds respectively for lost side. Anyang KGC have a solid series of four victories in a row. They maintain fourth place with 17-15 record. Defending champion Mobis Phoebus keep the second position with ten games lost. Anyang KGC are looking forward to face LG Sakers (#5) in Changwon in the next round. Mobis Phoebus will play at home against KCC Egis in Jeonju and are hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Mobis Phoebus: J.Ham 14+8reb+2ast, D.Yang 13+3reb+3ast, R.Ratliffe 8+12reb+1ast, G.Stevenson 7+7reb+1ast, D.Chun 7+1ast, J.Park 6+2reb
Anyang KGC: J.Lee 15+3reb+1ast, T.Kim 11+3reb+3ast, J.Pattillo 10+1reb+1ast, K.Trim 10+13reb, H.Yang 7+6reb, H.Choi 4
gschID: 194400


Dongbu Promy - ET Land 76-73

A very close game took place in Wonju between Dongbu Promy and ET Land Elephants. Eighth ranked Dongbu Promy (14-19) got a very close home victory over 3rd placed ET Land Elephants (20-12). Dongbu Promy managed to escape with a 3-point win 76-73 on Thursday evening. It was quite big embarassment for the guest team. ET Land Elephants cut a 19-point halftime deficit to three at the end of the game. It was a great shooting night for Dongbu Promy especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 55.6 percentage. International power forward Eric Sandrin (206-78, college: Seattle Pacific) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 14 points and 10 rebounds for the winners and American swingman Richard Roby (198-85) chipped in 15 points and 5 rebounds. At the losing side center Tae-Soo Joo (200-82) responded with 18 points and 7 rebounds and American forward Carlos Powell (199-83, college: S.Carolina) scored 15 points and 8 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Dongbu Promy maintains eighth place with 14-19 record. ET Land Elephants at the other side keep the third position with 12 games lost. Dongbu Promy will meet higher ranked Anyang KGC (#4) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. ET Land Elephants will play against the league's leader SK Knights having rather not much hope for a victory.
Top scorers:
ET Land: T.Joo 18+7reb+1ast, C.Powell 15+8reb, B.Chung 14+3reb, T.Moon 14+5reb, H.Lee 3+3reb+5ast, H.Lim 3
Dongbu Promy: R.Roby 15+5reb+1ast, E.Sandrin 14+10reb+3ast, J.Sensley 12+4reb+2ast, J.Park 11+4reb+3ast, K.Lee 10+2reb+1ast, J.Kim 8+8reb+3ast
gschID: 194399


SK Knights - Goyang Orions 72-60

Leader SK Knights delivered the twentieth sixth victory. This time they beat 7th ranked Goyang Orions (15-18) 72-60 in Seoul. The game was mostly controlled by SK Knights. Goyang Orions was better in second period 19-12. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They outrebounded Goyang Orions 36-22 including a 24-13 advantage in defensive rebounds. Forward Bu Kyung Choi (200-89) nailed a double-double by scoring 14 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists for the winning side and American forward Aaron Haynes (201-81, college: Boise St.) accounted for 14 points and 9 rebounds. Belizean-American power forward Leon Williams (203-86, college: Ohio) came up with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 10 rebounds and international power forward Jin-Soo Choi (202-89, college: Maryland) added 17 points and 7 rebounds respectively for Goyang Orions in the defeat. Both coaches tested many bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. SK Knights maintains first place with 26-6 record. Goyang Orions at the other side dropped to the fifth position with 18 games lost. SK Knights' next round opponent will be Sonic Boom KT (#6) in Busan which should be theoretically an easy game.
Top scorers:
Goyang Orions: J.Choi 17+7reb+3ast, L.Williams 17+10reb+3ast, T.Akins 15+3reb+3ast, J.Chun 4+1reb, S.Cho 3, S.Kim 2+1ast
SK Knights: A.Haynes 14+9reb+1ast, S.Park 14+4reb+3ast, B.Kyung Choi 14+13reb+4ast, S.Kim 7+1reb+1ast, K.Hoon Byun 7+3reb+1ast, H.Joo 7+2reb+4ast
gschID: 194397


KCC Egis - LG Sakers 68-79

There was no surprise in Jeonju where 10th ranked KCC Egis (5-27) were defeated by sixth ranked LG Sakers (15-18) 79-68 on Wednesday. LG Sakers outrebounded KCC Egis 39-23 including a 16-4 advantage in offensive rebounds. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when LG Sakers made 7 blocks. American power forward Rodrique Benson (207-84, college: California) fired a double-double by scoring 15 points, 14 rebounds and 4 blocks for the winners. Guard Woo-Sub Yaung (185-85) chipped in 21 points. Four LG Sakers players scored in double figures. LG Sakers' coach Jin Kim used a ten-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. Yeong-Sang Bakg (-90) produced 22 points and 5 assists and American center Chris Alexander (216-80, college: Iowa St., agency: Priority Sports) added 17 points respectively for lost side. LG Sakers moved-up to fifth place, which they share with Goyang Orions and Sonic Boom KT. KCC Egis lost fifth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 27 lost games. LG Sakers will face higher ranked Anyang KGC (#4) at home in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. KCC Egis will play against Samsung Thunders (#9) in Seoul and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
KCC Egis: Y.Bakg 22+1reb+5ast, C.Alexander 17+4reb, J.Thomas 16+1reb+2ast, H.Ji 5+6reb, J.Lim 4+3reb+5ast, A.Brown 4+5reb
LG Sakers: W.Yaung 21+2reb+1ast, K.Young Hwan 15+4reb+3ast, R.Benson 15+14reb+3ast, R.Park 11+2reb+1ast, C.Young Jung 5+6reb+5ast, I.Clark 4+5reb+1ast
gschID: 194398


Samsung Th. - Mobis Phoebus 63-69

No shocking result in a game in Seoul where second ranked Mobis Phoebus (23-10) defeated 9th ranked Samsung Thunders (13-20) 69-63 on Tuesday. Mobis Phoebus made 22-of-27 free shots (81.5 percent) during the game. Samsung Thunders were plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. American forward Ricardo Ratliffe (203-89, college: Missouri) fired 20 points and 7 rebounds for the winners. The former international guard Dong-Geun Yang (181-81) chipped in 18 points. American power forward Darian Townes (208-84) produced a double-double by scoring 15 points and 11 rebounds and the former international forward Daniel Sandrin (200-80, college: Seattle Pacific) added 14 points and 8 rebounds respectively for lost side. Samsung Thunders' coach rotated eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Defending champion maintains second place with 23-10 record having just two points less than leader SK Knights. Loser Samsung Thunders keep the ninth position with 20 games lost. Mobis Phoebus will face bottom-ranked KCC Egis (#10) in Jeonju in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Samsung Thunders will play on the road against KCC Egis in Jeonju and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Samsung Th.: D.Townes 15+11reb+2ast, D.Sandrin 14+8reb, D.Lim 10+4reb+1ast, O.Blankson 7+3reb, W.Lee 6+1reb, Y.Ho 4+1reb+1ast
Mobis Phoebus: R.Ratliffe 20+7reb+1ast, D.Yang 18+4reb+2ast, J.Ham 15+4reb+3ast, J.Park 8+2reb+1ast, G.Stevenson 6+6reb, S.Rae Kim 2+1reb+3ast
gschID: 194396


  



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