Caramel/Waterproofing Experts clinched a playoff spot in its last regular season game, while the Trumanaires earned a valuable first-round bye in the Red & Dr. Murray’s Basketball League.
The playoffs begin this weekend, with Tier I playoff teams seeking the coveted Red Auerbach Championship Trophy.
Caramel beat Derech Etz Chaim 47-41 to secure its spot for next week, when the squad will face Samuel Adelsberg & Co.
Meanwhile, Quitnesses’ 55-43 win over Hebrew University put them in the top bracket as well.
Two of the league’s top teams – Samuel Adelsberg & Co. and Trumanaires – were pitted against each other, both fighting for the number two seed and a valuable firstround playoff bye.
Fans were on the edge of their seats as the teams battled it out. In the end, the Trumanaires were able to pull off a onepoint overtime win.
Seftel made the Cookies crumble on Friday as they rolled over them in a 48-37 victory.
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roared past the Entrecote Kings in a 67-52 victory, putting it at the
top of the Tier II bracket.
Free Oil Co. came away with the win, beating Hamoshava 54 40-38 and edging its way to the number four seed in the league.
Meanwhile, MMJ defeated Lev Hatorah/David Project/Feldheim Books 45- 33,
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Even with the loss, Quitnesses’ win coupled with the Kings’ loss allowed Lev Hatorah into the playoffs as the 14th seed.