In the seventh and last game of the final series of the Santiago Superior Basketball Tournament 42, defined in the last seconds of regulation time, the Gregorio Urbano Gilbert Club (GUG) defeated Fernando Plaza Valerio with a score of 78-74 and that way they He won the Banreservas Cup, in the fair that had a special dedication to the administrator of that institution, Mr. Samuel Pereyra Rojas. With five minutes remaining in regulation time, the game was tied at 66 with a long-distance basket by Willy Núñez and there was still 3:16 of the game still tied and the tiebreaker came with two free throws by Devin Books. Subsequently, after exchanges of sets of three, the score was placed 72-71, winning GUG and subtracting 1:27 from regulation time. After two free throws by Juan Miguel Suero placing the score 74-71 with just 22 seconds of play and after two free throws by Oliver García subtracting 16 seconds the score 75-73 in favor of GUG. For the champions Juan Miguel Suero, who was elected the Most Valuable Player (MVP) scored 25 points with 5 rebounds and 5 assists, Juan Guerrero 20 points with 17 rebounds, Gelvis Solano added 22 points with 7 rebounds and 6 assists. For Plaza Valerio, the best were Oliver García with 17 points with 4 rebounds and six recoveries, Anyeuri Castillo 11 points with 5 rebounds and 3 assists, Devin Brooks 7 points with 11 assists and 7 rebounds, Adrián Forbes 10 points with 9 rebounds, and Michael Acosta 11 points and 8 rebounds.
Juan Miguel Suero, MVP
After the end of the game, the panel of sports writers specialized in the matter voted electronically to choose the Most Valuable Player (MVP), an award that went to the Mauritian Juan Miguel Suero, who was celebrating a birthday with 82% of the votes. issued.
Felipe López, thank you
Very moved, the president of the GUG Luis Felipe López said that "I thank the foreign and international community of the Libertad neighborhood, created for moments like this, not to support not only a club, but a community, they have met needs and have managed to keep our management afloat with their support". It is the fifth crown in the history of the GUG and the second in the last three years.


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