Sunday, February 11, 2007

Yulon beat Dacin ; SBL heads to New Year break

(Yulon center Tsun Wen-din, photo courtesy of ESPN Taiwan)

Yulon cruised to a 84-72 victory over Dacin in the last game before the two-week Chinese New Year break and became the first team to reach 10 wins this season, topping the standing at 10-3.

Taiwan Beer limited ETSN to four points in the last three minutes and headed toward the vacation with a 89-78 win. ETSN dropped two straight after a 5-game winning streak.

In the first game today, BOT finally snapped its 6-game losing streak with a convincing 83-61 win over Azio, which ended a 10-game losing streak of its own yesterday by beating Videoland.

The SBL is heading to a two-week Chinese New Year vacation, the biggest annual traditional fetival in Taiwan, before restarting the regular season on Feb. 23.

BOT 83-61 Azio
BOT: Chen Shun-hsiang 25p+6rb, Yang Chin-min 21p+6rb, Yua Yin-li 14p, Chien Ming-fu 10p+9rb+6a+5s
Azio: Chien Jia-hong 17p+9rb, Chen Shi-jay 10p

TB 89-78 ETSN
TB: Lo Shin-liang 18p, Ho Sho-jen 16p+7rb, Lin Chih-jay 12p+10rb+6a, LinKwan-lun 12p
ETSN: Delvin Thomas 22p+6rb, Huang Bao-tse 15p, Wu Jia-long 12p, O-Yang Jin-hen 12p

Yulon 84-72 Dacin
Yulon: Tsun Wen-din 20p+11rb, Chen Hsin-an 19p(8-22 FG)+10rb+4a+3s+2blk, Chou Shih-yuan 19p, Lu Cheng-ju 16p, Lee Hsueh-lin 8p+7rb+9a
Dacin: Chang Chi-feng 20p, Lee Fong-yong 16p, Tien Lei 14p(5-21 FG)+10rb+4a+2blk