KGC, with Byun Jun-hyung at the forefront, won the match.
Anyang KGC met Goyang Carrot in the 3rd game of the 2022-2023 professional basketball quarterfinal playoff held at the Goyang Gymnasium on the 17th and won 76-72. It was KGC that avenged the loss in Game 2 and made the series 2-1.
The first contributor to victory was Byun Jun-hyung. He played very well alone, recording 26 points and 3 steals. In addition, Oh Se-geun also kept under the goal with 15 points and 11 rebounds.
1st Quarter, KGC 11-23 Carrot: Carrot made 7 3-point shots
The beginning of the game was perfectly Carrot. An outside shot caught fire. He made 4 of the 6 3-pointers he attempted. Lee Jeong-hyeon succeeded in two, Kim Jin-yu and Choi Hyun-min succeeded in one each. In particular, Lee Jung-hyun not only helped himself, but also Kim Jin-yu and Choi Hyun-min’s 3-point shot, scoring all the first 12 points with his own hands. Adding strong defense to it, Carrot made it 12-0.메이저놀이터
Accordingly, KGC applied for an operation time. A large number of bench players were put in to turn the atmosphere around. Although Jeon Seong-hyun and Choi Hyun-min allowed 3-pointers, Monroe’s consecutive goals and Han Seung-hee’s fast break scored. Byun Jun-hyung’s cut-in score was added there, and Daryl Monroe scored under the goal 3 seconds before the end of the quarter. However, the difference in points at the beginning of the game was too great.
2nd Quarter, KGC 42-44 Carrot: Chasing KGC, Byun Jun-Hyung Became the Vanguard
KGC also continued the chase. He came out with a full-court press while maintaining strong pressure. And it worked. Succeeded in controlling the development of Carrot’s attack. He gave up five points early in the game to Didrick Lawson, but didn’t concede easily after that. In the attack, Byun Jun-hyung actively came forward. He succeeded in successive three-point shots, and Bae Byeong-jun and Oh Se-geun even scored. 4 minutes and 48 seconds before the end of the quarter, Oh Se-geun scored under the goal to make it 29-33.
Even after that, KGC’s pursuit continued. Byun Jun-hyung scored a free throw. Moon Seong-gon failed to score an additional free throw after scoring, but Park Ji-hoon scored a second chance. Moon Seong-gon’s transition score and Byun Jun-hyung’s 3-point shot narrowed the difference to 1 point. Oh Se-geun’s second chance scored a turnaround. However, it was regrettable that Lawson allowed a 3-point shot 3 seconds before the end of the quarter.
3rd Quarter, KGC 69-60 Carrot: Byun Jun-Hyung’s Quarter Budge Beater
But KGC quickly made it their own flow. It was 10-0 at the beginning of the 3rd quarter. With strong defense, they did not concede for 3 minutes and 45 seconds. In the attack, Spellman, Byun Jun-hyung, and Oh Se-geun scored. After that, Lawson and Lee Jung-hyun conceded points. However, Byun Jun-hyung’s free throw score and Moon Sung-gon’s score were added to make it 56-48.
KGC, riding on momentum, continued to drive. He constantly harassed opponents with strong defense. At the same time, it led to 4 errors. This was the driving force behind KGC widening the score gap. Although they scored a free throw due to a team foul, Byun Jun-hyung and Monroe’s performance widened the score gap. KGC, who added Byun Jun-hyung’s buzzer beater score just before the end of the quarter, finished the third quarter with a score of 69-60.
4th Quarter, KGC 76-72 Carrots: Park Ji-hoon’s decisive steal, Moon Sung-gon’s decisive fast-breaking score
The confrontation between the two teams intensified. Gyeonggi-do is overheated. However, both teams failed to score a lot. Carrot, who scored 5 points first with Lee Jung-hyun and Han Ho-bin, left the field with Kim Jin-yu committing the 5th foul. It was Carrot, who only scored 5 points in the first 5 minutes of the game. However, they conceded only 3 points to KGC. This is why Carrot was able to pursue. In the 72-65 situation, Lawson added a 3-pointer. After that, the free throw from the U-foul was also successful. The score gap narrowed to 2 points.
However, KGC did not allow further pursuit. The defense was successful in a two-point situation. After that, the attack failed. However, Park Ji-hoon stole the ball from Han Ho-bin, and this led to Moon Sung-gon’s quick break. It was an important goal that changed the course of the game. 1 minute and 5 seconds before the end of the game, Oh Se-geun even scored under the goal. The score was 76-70. After that, Han Ho-bin allowed a quick break. However, it had no effect on winning.