Nothing to do for coach Battistini and his team: LUISS Roma takes home game 3, extending the series to game 4, scheduled for Sunday at 18:00 in Rome.
1st QUARTER – Coviello and Burini from three points, immediate timeout for coach Paccariè. Infante interrupts the partial, then the percentages of the field for the two teams drop. At the end of the first quarter, Toro stretches with the triples of Burini and Stella, taking advantage, on the other hand, of the low percentages from the LUISS Roma arc: 9-19 at the end of the first quarter.
2nd FOURTH – Rome tries to get back into the game after the double digit disadvantage gained in the first quarter. Murri from three mends the gap to two possessions, coach Battistini orders timeout. Infante loads his shoulders, Roma signs a 16-2 partial, new suspension for the guest bench. Burini shortens with free throws: 30-29 at the long interval.
3rd FOURTH – The usual Infante, unleashed, brings the LUISS back to the front. Sanna and Tredici from three points sign the +9, timeout coach Battistini. Rome is confirmed on fire and reaches +16, the maximum advantage of the match. Nardò tries to re-enter the race with the bombs of Fontana and Enihe, returning in single figure with the winning jumpers of Fontana and Stella: 57-50 at the end of the third quarter.
4th FOURTH – Thirteen from the arc for the new double-digit advantage. The Bull falls again in single figure of difference, missing the opportunity of -5 with Fontana on the counterattack. From there, Rome returns at a safe distance, increasing the gap minute by minute, the guests are unable to find the paw to reopen the match: 76-63 at the end of the match.
Next meeting: Sunday 6 June at PalaLUISS against LUISS Roma in match 4 of the Serie B playoff semifinal.