Cheongju KB extended its winning streak to six games, looking like a championship contender.
KB defeated Busan BNK 74-63 in their home game of the Woori Bank Woori WON 2023-2024 Women’s Professional Basketball League regular season at Cheongju Gymnasium on Sunday. With the win, 카지노사이트 KB moved into a tie for first place with Woori Bank with an 8-1 record. BNK suffered its seventh loss (3 wins).
In the first quarter, KB fell behind BNK’s Lee So-hee, 16-19. The tide turned in the second quarter. KB took the lead thanks to Sim Sung-young’s three three-pointers and Lee Yoon-mi’s outside shooting, especially with KB’s suffocating defense, which held BNK to two points with six minutes left in the second quarter and scored 16 points in the interim. BNK had to watch as the lead grew to double digits.
Entering the third quarter with a 40-30 lead, KB rested Park Ji-soo, while BNK began to pull away with points from Kim Jong-un and Ahn Hye-ji. However, Heo Ye-eun stemmed the tide with two three-pointers, and in the fourth quarter, Park Ji-soo put the game out of reach with back-to-back baskets. KB never relinquished the lead and secured a comfortable win at home.
In the game, Park scored 20 points and grabbed 13 rebounds. Park was also solid under the basket with two blocked shots. Kang Isul added 14 points, including two three-pointers, while Heo Ye-eun did her part with 10 points and three steals.
BNK, on the other hand, was led by Lee So-hee with 23 points and eight rebounds, but had to shake their heads in defeat.