Le Mans leads series 2-1 with win over Strasbourg

2018-06-05T22:39:55+00:00 2018-06-05T22:41:26+00:00.

Dionysis Aravantinos

05/Jun/18 22:39

Eurohoops.net

Le Mans got past Strasbourg in Game 3 of the French League semifinals and leads the series 2-1.

By Eurohoops Team / info@eurohoops.net

The final score was 80-60, as Le Mans defeated Strasbourg in Game 3 of the semis behind Romeo Travis’ 20 points.

Since the first half, the hosts had built a double-digit lead and were leading 40-28 at the break. With Travis leading the way in the second half, Le Mans even went up by 20 points (80-60), playing excellent defense and not allowing Strasbourg to shoot efficiently from the perimeter (Strasbourg shot 4/24 from deep).

Le Mans took advantage of the fouls Strasbourg committed and nailed 25/28 free-throws. On the other hand, Strasbourg shot 11 free-throws and made eight of them. The visiting side scored just 10 points in the final period and 60 for the game.

With an impressive double-double of 20 points and 11 rebounds, Romeo Travis led the way for his team. In addition, nine players of the home side scored.

For the visitors, Damien Inglis also put up a double-double, as he finished with 18 points and 10 rebounds.