C.J. Harris leads Hapoel Holon to win over Maccabi Tel Aviv

2020-12-05T22:21:03+00:00 2020-12-05T22:24:20+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

05/Dec/20 22:21


Hapoel Holon grabbed its first win in Israel and did it against the reigning champion.

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

C.J. Harris scored a game-high 26 points as Hapoel Holon delivered the upset by beating Maccabi Tel Aviv 79 – 76 at home to get its first win of the season in the Israeli Winner League in a postponed game for Round 3.

Hapoel used an electric 28 – 18 first-quarter entrance to get a head start and led 47 – 39 at halftime. Maccabi fought back in the third period and grabbed a 70 – 69 lead with three minutes remaining. The hosts then answered with a 10 – 4 run to get the victory.

Maxime De Zeeuw added 15 points for Hapoel while Elijah Bryant had 21 points for Maccabi that dropped to 4-1. The “Yellows” were coming off a EuroLeague win over Crvena Zvezda Thursday (3/12).