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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 26: Sonic Boom KT defeats leader SK Knights - Jan 20, 2013


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The fans could enjoy quite many interesting games in the last round. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games.

The most surprising game was a loss of top-ranked SK Knights (27-7) in Seoul on Sunday night. Hosts were rolled over by seventh ranked Sonic Boom KT (16-18) 88-63. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of SK Knights. The game without a history. Sonic Boom KT led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 18-of-21 free shots (85.7 percent) during the game. American forward Jasper Johnson (203-83, college: Delta St.) orchestrated the victory by scoring 31 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line). The former international forward Sung-Min Cho (197-83) contributed with 18 points for the winners. American center Courtney Sims (211-83, college: Michigan, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management) replied with 16 points (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) for SK Knights. SK Knights' coach Mun Kyung Eun gave up on the game allowing to play eleven players seeing no chance for a win. Sonic Boom KT moved-up to fifth place. SK Knights at the other side still keep top position with seven games lost. Sonic Boom KT are looking forward to face bottom-ranked KCC Egis (#10) in Jeonju in the next round where they are favorite. SK Knights' supporters also look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Seoul to the arena Samsung Thunders.
An interesting game for SK Knights (27-7) which played road game in Inchon against 3rd ranked ET Land Elephants (20-13). First ranked SK Knights managed to get a 6-point victory 72-66. American forward Aaron Haynes (201-81, college: Boise St.) had a double-double by scoring 21 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists to lead the charge for the winners and Bu Kyung Choi chipped in 12 points and 13 rebounds during the contest. SK Knights' coach Mun Kyung Eun allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American forward Carlos Powell (199-83, college: S.Carolina) responded with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 12 rebounds and 6 assists. SK Knights maintains first position with 27-7 record. ET Land Elephants lost third consecutive game. They keep the third place with 13 games lost. SK Knights' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Seoul to the arena Samsung Thunders.
An interesting game was also surprising home defeat of 4th ranked Anyang KGC (#4) in a game versus Dongbu Promy (#8) 80-70. Eric Sandrin notched a double-double by scoring 13 points and 14 rebounds to lead the effort. Dongbu Promy's coach Dong Hae Kang used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even a double-double of 18 points and 11 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) by Kibwe Trim did not help to save the game for Anyang KGC. Dongbu Promy have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to seventh place, which they share with LG Sakers. Loser Anyang KGC keeps the fourth position with 16 games lost. Dongbu Promy will meet at home LG Sakers (#7) in the next round. Anyang KGC will play against Goyang Orions in Daegu and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Bottom-ranked KCC Egis managed to get a sixth victory, breaking the six-game losing streak. This time they won against ninth-ranked Samsung Thunders in Jeonju 72-58. The best player for the winners was Chris Alexander who had a double-double by scoring 12 points and 12 rebounds. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. KCC Egis maintains tenth position with 6-28 record. Samsung Thunders at the other side keep the ninth place with 21 games lost. KCC Egis' next round opponent will be higher ranked Sonic Boom KT (#5) in Busan and they do not belong to the favorites in that game.
The game in Changwon was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Anyang KGC (18-16) played at the court of 5th ranked LG Sakers (15-19). Anyang KGC managed to secure a 7-point victory 78-71 on Sunday. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of LG Sakers. Jung-Hyun Lee orchestrated the victory by scoring 22 points. LG Sakers' coach Jin Kim rotated eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Anyang KGC maintains fourth position with 18-16 record. Loser LG Sakers dropped to the seventh place with 19 games lost. Anyang KGC will face Goyang Orions (#6) in Daegu in the next round. LG Sakers will play on the road against Dongbu Promy in Wonju and it may be a tough game between close rivals.

In the last game of round 26 bottom-ranked KCC Egis were smashed by Mobis Phoebus on the road 90-70.



SK Knights - Sonic Boom KT 63-88

The most surprising game was a loss of top-ranked SK Knights (27-7) in Seoul on Sunday night. Hosts were rolled over by seventh ranked Sonic Boom KT (16-18) 88-63. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of SK Knights. The game without a history. Sonic Boom KT led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 18-of-21 free shots (85.7 percent) during the game. American forward Jasper Johnson (203-83, college: Delta St.) orchestrated the victory by scoring 31 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line). The former international forward Sung-Min Cho (197-83) contributed with 18 points for the winners. Four Sonic Boom KT players scored in double figures. American center Courtney Sims (211-83, college: Michigan, agency: Pro Partner Sports Management) replied with 16 points (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) and his fellow American import forward Aaron Haynes (201-81, college: Boise St.) added 11 points and 8 rebounds in the effort for SK Knights. SK Knights' coach Mun Kyung Eun gave up on the game allowing to play eleven players seeing no chance for a win. Sonic Boom KT moved-up to fifth place. SK Knights at the other side still keep top position with seven games lost. Sonic Boom KT are looking forward to face bottom-ranked KCC Egis (#10) in Jeonju in the next round where they are favorite. SK Knights' supporters also look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Seoul to the arena Samsung Thunders.
Top scorers:
Sonic Boom KT: J.Johnson 31+9reb+6ast, S.Cho 18+3reb+2ast, J.Jang 11+7reb, Y.Song 10+3reb+1ast, H.Kim 7+3reb, H.Kim 7+4reb+5ast
SK Knights: C.Sims 16+2reb+2ast, S.Kim 13+5ast, A.Haynes 11+8reb, M.Kim 7+3reb, B.Kyung Choi 6+3reb, Y.Kwon 2+2reb
gschID: 194408


KCC Egis - Samsung Th. 72-58

Bottom-ranked KCC Egis managed to get a sixth victory, breaking the six-game losing streak. This time they won against ninth-ranked Samsung Thunders in Jeonju 72-58. It looked good early as Samsung Thunders took an 6-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then KCC Egis had a 24-13 second period charge getting the lead and Samsung Thunders were not able to take back game control losing it eventually 58-72. KCC Egis made 20-of-22 charity shots (90.9 percent) during the game. The best player for the winners was American center Chris Alexander (216-80, college: Iowa St., agency: Priority Sports) who had a double-double by scoring 12 points and 12 rebounds. Yeong-Sang Bakg (-90) chipped in 17 points. Four KCC Egis players scored in double figures. American power forward Darian Townes (208-84) produced a double-double by scoring 16 points and 12 rebounds and forward Sung-Hoon Park (190-86) added 5 points and 6 assists respectively for the guests. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. KCC Egis maintains tenth position with 6-28 record. Samsung Thunders at the other side keep the ninth place with 21 games lost. KCC Egis' next round opponent will be higher ranked Sonic Boom KT (#5) in Busan and they do not belong to the favorites in that game.
Top scorers:
KCC Egis: Y.Bakg 17+1reb+3ast, J.Lim 14+4reb+2ast, J.Thomas 13+1reb+2ast, C.Alexander 12+12reb, M.Sin 8+4reb+3ast, H.Jung 4+3reb
Samsung Th.: D.Townes 16+12reb, K.Lee 11+2reb, S.Kim 9+2ast, S.Park 5+4reb+6ast, J.Lee 5+4ast, K.Ngi 4
gschID: 194407


LG Sakers - Anyang KGC 71-78

The game in Changwon was also quite interesting. Fourth ranked Anyang KGC (18-16) played at the court of 5th ranked LG Sakers (15-19). Anyang KGC managed to secure a 7-point victory 78-71 on Sunday. It ended at the same time the two-game winning streak of LG Sakers. The guests trailed by 4 points at the halftime before their 44-33 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. They outrebounded LG Sakers 33-21 including 20 on the defensive glass. Forward Jung-Hyun Lee (191-87) orchestrated the victory by scoring 22 points. Trinidad and Tobago power forward Kibwe Trim (208-84, college: Sacred Heart, agency: Top Notch Sports) contributed with a double-double by scoring 13 points and 11 rebounds for the winners. American power forward Ira Clark (203-75, college: Texas) replied with 19 points and his fellow American import power forward Rodrique Benson (207-84, college: California) added 10 points and 6 rebounds in the effort for LG Sakers. LG Sakers' coach Jin Kim rotated eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Anyang KGC maintains fourth position with 18-16 record. Loser LG Sakers dropped to the seventh place with 19 games lost. Anyang KGC will face Goyang Orions (#6) in Daegu in the next round. LG Sakers will play on the road against Dongbu Promy in Wonju and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Anyang KGC: J.Lee 22+4reb+2ast, T.Kim 14+2reb+5ast, K.Trim 13+11reb+1ast, H.Choi 8+3reb+3ast, H.Yang 7+9reb+4ast, J.Pattillo 6+4reb+1ast
LG Sakers: I.Clark 19+3reb, R.Benson 10+6reb+2ast, C.Young Jung 9+5reb+2ast, K.Young Hwan 8+1reb+3ast, B.Yoo 6+2reb+4ast, R.Park 6+1ast
gschID: 194406


Mobis Phoebus - KCC Egis 90-70

No shocking result in a game when second ranked Mobis Phoebus (24-10) crushed bottom-ranked KCC Egis (6-28) in Ulsan 90-70 on Saturday. The game without a history. Mobis Phoebus led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 22-of-25 free shots (88.0 percent) during the game. American forward Ricardo Ratliffe (203-89, college: Missouri) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 26 points and 10 rebounds. Naturalized American forward Gregory Stevenson (198-78, college: Richmond) contributed with 24 points for the winners. American power forward Andre Brown (206-81, college: De Paul, agency: Interperformances) replied with 17 points and 6 rebounds and Yeong-Sang Bakg (-90) added 9 points and 12 assists in the effort for KCC Egis. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to get some rest. Defending champion maintains second position with 24-10 record having just three points less than leader SK Knights. KCC Egis lost sixth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 28 lost games. Mobis Phoebus will face ET Land Elephants (#3) in Inchon in the next round, which may be the game of the day. KCC Egis will play on the road against Sonic Boom KT (#5) in Busan.
Top scorers:
Mobis Phoebus: R.Ratliffe 26+10reb+2ast, G.Stevenson 24+4reb+3ast, S.Rae Kim 11+1reb+1ast, D.Chun 9+1ast, D.Yang 5+3reb+4ast, J.Ham 4+9reb+4ast
KCC Egis: A.Brown 17+6reb+1ast, T.Kim 12+5reb, C.Alexander 10+4reb, Y.Bakg 9+1reb+12ast, J.Thomas 9, D.Lee 7+4reb
gschID: 194405


Anyang KGC - Dongbu Promy 70-80

An interesting game was also surprising home defeat of 4th ranked Anyang KGC (#4) in a game versus Dongbu Promy (#8) 80-70. The game was mostly controlled by Dongbu Promy. Anyang KGC managed to win fourth quarter 23-20. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. International power forward Eric Sandrin (206-78, college: Seattle Pacific) notched a double-double by scoring 13 points and 14 rebounds to lead the effort and German-American forward Julian Sensley (206-82, college: Hawaii) supported him with 18 points and 5 rebounds. Dongbu Promy's coach Dong Hae Kang used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even a double-double of 18 points and 11 rebounds (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) by Trinidad and Tobago power forward Kibwe Trim (208-84, college: Sacred Heart, agency: Top Notch Sports) did not help to save the game for Anyang KGC. Power forward Hwi-Ryang Jung (198-84) added 19 points and 8 rebounds for the hosts. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Dongbu Promy have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to seventh place, which they share with LG Sakers. Loser Anyang KGC keeps the fourth position with 16 games lost. Dongbu Promy will meet at home LG Sakers (#7) in the next round. Anyang KGC will play against Goyang Orions in Daegu and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Dongbu Promy: J.Sensley 18+5reb+3ast, E.Sandrin 13+14reb+1ast, J.Kim 11+5reb+1ast, K.Lee 11, Y.Choi 9+3reb, R.Roby 8
Anyang KGC: H.Jung 19+8reb, K.Trim 18+11reb, J.Pattillo 12+7reb+2ast, J.Lee 10+2reb+4ast, Tae 5+2reb+3ast, T.Kim 4+2ast
gschID: 194404


ET Land - SK Knights 66-72

An interesting game for SK Knights (27-7) which played road game in Inchon against 3rd ranked ET Land Elephants (20-13). First ranked SK Knights managed to get a 6-point victory 72-66. The guests were ahead by 3 points but lost the second period ending it with a 4-point deficit before their 23-13 run, which allowed them to win the game. SK Knights made 17-of-20 charity shots (85.0 percent) during the game. SK Knights outrebounded ET Land Elephants 43-30 including a 20-7 advantage in offensive rebounds. American forward Aaron Haynes (201-81, college: Boise St.) had a double-double by scoring 21 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists to lead the charge for the winners and forward Bu Kyung Choi (200-89) chipped in 12 points and 13 rebounds during the contest. Four SK Knights players scored in double figures. SK Knights' coach Mun Kyung Eun allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. American forward Carlos Powell (199-83, college: S.Carolina) responded with a double-double by scoring 16 points, 12 rebounds and 6 assists and the former international forward Tae-Jong Moon (199-75, college: Richmond, agency: Alti Sport) scored 12 points. SK Knights maintains first position with 27-7 record. ET Land Elephants lost third consecutive game. They keep the third place with 13 games lost. SK Knights' supporters look forward to an exciting derby game next round, where their team will travel locally in Seoul to the arena Samsung Thunders.
Top scorers:
SK Knights: A.Haynes 21+13reb+4ast, S.Kim 13+5reb+2ast, B.Kyung Choi 12+13reb+1ast, C.Sims 10+3reb, M.Kim 9+5reb+1ast, K.Hoon Byun 3+1reb+1ast
ET Land: C.Powell 16+12reb+6ast, T.Moon 12+3reb+3ast, T.Joo 10+2reb, H.Lee 7+3reb+4ast, J.Han 7+4reb, B.Chung 5
gschID: 194403


  



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