The Basketballers of Hakro Merlins Crailsheim have reached the quarterfinals in the Bbl Cup.
In a competitive and also crushed game, the households with 65:63 (35: 33/53: 53) won after extension against the MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg.
The most successful thrower of the game was Crailsheim s T. J. Shorts with 20 points. The crucial litter but Jaren Lewis turned 13 seconds before the end.
The Ludwigsburger conceded after the 67: 73 defeat in the Bundesliga at the climber MLP Academics Heidelberg the second setback within four days.
In the next round, the Niners Chemnitz and the basketball Löwen retired Braunschweig. The unprecedented chemnitz prevailed in its first participation in the Cup with 87:85 (38:37) against ratiopharm ulm.
The home owners met at home the better decisions and could also rely on Darion Atkins, who spent 19 points. Braunschweig made it in the Lower Saxony derby against BG Göttingen, which in the previous year was still in the top Four tournament, clearer and won with 97:77 (45:45).