“Jamil Warney Double-Double” 4th place SK beats 3rd place Hyundai Mobis to chase by 0.5 games.
Jamil Warney recorded a double-double in this match.
Seoul SK, ranked fourth in professional basketball, beat Ulsan Hyundai Mobis, ranked third, and set the stage for a leap to the top.
SK beat Hyundai Mobis 73-68 in the 2022-23 SKT A-Dot professional basketball regular league home game held at Jamsil Student Gymnasium in Seoul on the 7th.
SK, which won its 22nd win (16 losses) of the season, narrowed Hyundai Mobis (23 wins and 16 losses) by 0.5 games and took the opportunity to rise in the rankings. The season’s record against Hyundai Mobis was two wins and three losses.
On the other hand, Hyundai Mobis widened by 1.5 games with second-place Changwon LG (24 wins and 14 losses), and its third-place position was in jeopardy.
Jamil Warney scored a double-double with 19 points and 13 rebounds, while Choi Sung-kwon (15 points) and Choi Joon-yong (10 points) also contributed to the victory with double-digit points. Kim Sun-hyung, who scored 13 points and 6 assists, achieved his eighth career 2,400 assists (2403) in history.
In Hyundai Mobis, Seo Myung-jin fought hard with 18 points and Gauge Prim with 14 points and 10 rebounds, but failed to prevent the team’s defeat.
SK finished the first quarter 24-21 and tied Leon Williams’ under-the-goal score, Warney’s free throw and Choi Jun-yong’s three-point shot in the second quarter to lead 32-23.
SK, which boosted its momentum, seemed to win the game with a series of quick attacks in the middle of the third quarter, widening the gap to 52-40.
However, Hyundai Mobis also hit back with a three-point shot by Lonjay Avarientos and a two-point shot by Seo Myung-jin at the end of the quarter, catching up to 51-55.
Hyundai Mobis, which cheered up, scored consecutive goals in the fourth quarter, trailing 57-59 to the chin.
Since then, SK has shown its endurance amid the seesaw game. SK, which had a narrow lead of 66-63, ran away 70-63 with Jamil Warney scoring two-point shots in a row, and effectively blocked the opponent’s counterattack for the remaining 78 seconds to secure the victory.