Yulon overcame double-digit deficit for the third consecutive game and edged SINA 68-65 to win the inaugural SBL champion. Yulon swept SINA 3-0 in the best-of-five series.
Yulon forward Chen Hsin-an, who averaged 17.7 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists in the series, was voted Finals MVP.
Yulon met a team whose back against the wall tonight and quickly found themselves once again trail by 10 in mid-second quarter. But Chou Shih-yuan’s hothand kept Yulon close the gap in halftime, when they cut the score to 34-35, and made the game brand new.
Yulon 68-65 SINA (Half 34-35)
Yulon – Chou Shih-yuan 20p, Chen Chih-chun 15p, Chen Hsin-an 9p, Tsun Wen-din 5p+6rb+3blk
SINA – Lo Shin-liang 15p+9rb, Liu Yi-hsiang 11p+8rb+3blk, Chou Jun-san 11p, Huang Chun-hsiung 8p+9rb