LUB Quarter Finals Playoffs start today.



Today, the LUB 2015/2016 will start the Quarter Finals Playoffs. One of these game will be between Bigua and Defensor Sporting.

Defensor Sporting finished the Regular season at the top of the standing and will play against Bigua (8). Eloy Vargas and Benjamin Puckett will maintain a great matchup in the paint. Vargas who started the season in Greece, came to Uruguay at the middle of November and played 12 games with Defensor. He averaged 13.8 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.4 blocks during these games. His best game was on January 25th against Welcome, when he scored 24 points adding 11 rebounds and 4 blocks. 

Benjamin Puckett, arrived also later in the season (December), after he finished the South American league and local league with UTE from Ecuador. He played 13 games with Bigua, averaging 15.5 points and 6.5 rebounds, with 44.5% from 3 pts line and 82.5% from FT line. His best performance was on December 18th against Malvin when he scored 28 points and grabbed 12 rebounds.

One Orange Sports would like to wish both athletes the best of luck during the LUB Playoffs.