The Institute is getting closer to the big story of continental basketball. On Thursday night, in a lively game, He was set to Brazil Brazil by 79-68 and was equal to the last series of the South America League. The meeting was held at Ángel Sandrín, the same place where tomorrow Friday, from 21.15, will define the 2018 champion of the competition.
The first quarter had inaccuracies on behalf of both teams, but the local knew to take advantage of the competitor's errors. Intercepted and with Espinoza and Clancy at the helm, Organization (which was so amazing on the board like France) could make a difference to the Brazilian team. In 3 & 27, last, Luciano Chuzo González scored three times that allowed to extend to seven points of the partial victory (14-7).
With Clancy as a series of defensive conflicts, La Gloria was confirmed at the end of the first episode and closed 22-10 of his party.
In the second quarter, Instituto had not scored and responded to France with a 12-0 part to reach four points (26-22). The technical deficit was responsible for Gloria and the imagination of Didi (three hanging holes and the withdrawal visitor leader, with 16 points) giving the local team in trouble, with the warrior Clancy in the loneliness (10 points and nine conflicts the first time), did not reach him and went to the long break losing one (35-34).
Knowing that defeat was left out of the fight for the title of the South American Basketball League, the team led by Facundo Müller started the third quarter decided not to give anything away. With García Morales, Piñero and Scala scored in three, Gloria stayed with the last half part 60-54.
In the final episode, Instituto continued with the pictures of the line and Santiago Scala's contribution, the red attacker with 21 points. But to 1m26 of the end of the game, Whelan turned a triple that exploded Sandrin and sealed his team's victory. La Gloria is more live than ever and with the final 79-68, this Friday, from 21.25, will define the title of the South American Basketball League.