Eiffel Towers Den Bosch have conquered again the Dutch Cup. Eiffel Towers defeated in the finals Eclipse Jet-MG Amsterdam 70-64 in Almere. The teams kept it close the whole game, it finally all came down to the last minute. The champion and leader of the league began in the last sixty seconds at 64-63 after a three-point of Orien Greene, but Anthony Richardson answered from downtown and after Avis Wyatt lose sight, was the pressure at Amsterdam. There were fouls made, but Downey and Oliver had no problems to shoot the free throws.
'My players refused to lose,' stated Eiffel Towerscoach Don Beck, ' A very important team victory with a view to the upcoming play-offs.'
Anthony Richardson (201-F-83, agency: 540 Sports, college: Florida St.) provided 24 points, while Kees Akerboom (200-F-83, agency: Court Side) added 11 and David Jackson (195-G-78, agency: Edge Sports, college: Oregon) 10 for the winners. Orien Greene and Teddy Gipson (193-G/F-80, agency: 540 Sports, college: Arkansas) responded both with 16 points for Eclipse Jet-MG Amsterdam in the losing effort.