The highlight of the match was the wing Gui Deodato, from Bauru, who scored an impressive 39 points. The brand was the biggest of the player’s career and of the current NBB season. With 22 points, Rashaun was Fortaleza’s highest scorer.
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Gio Deodato scored 39 points in Bauru’s victory over Fortaleza – Photo: Gabriel Costa @ costa7_
The result kept Bauru Basket in fifth place, still in the fight for a place among the four best teams in the qualifying phase of the championship. There are 17 wins and nine losses, with four games remaining before the playoffs. Fortaleza, with 14 defeats and 13 wins, remains in eighth place.
The two teams enter the court again next Tuesday. Fortaleza faces Franca at 4:45 pm. Then, at 7:30 pm, Bauru faces Minas. Both games will be played in Brasília.
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