In action-packed games in the Red & Dr. Murrays Israel Basketball League, Ashreinu survived a nail-biter while The Feathers of Osedox won a fight to the finish with Lev Aharon.
In a back-and forth-battle, neither Osedox nor Lev Aharon were able to pull away the entire game. Osedox finally emerged victorious, 63-62, surviving a Lev Aharon missed opportunity at the foul line and successfully defending their one-point lead at the buzzer.
Meanwhile, Ashreinu rallied from a seven-point deficit with under five minutes to go, to earn a razor-thin victory over 2xist. The Frenkel brothers hit a barrage of three-pointers to fuel the comeback.
In other scores, Vince’s Peanuts held off T. Liff Deli 5 for a 48-36 victory, while Lobos were able to overcome Jerry’s kids for a 46-37 win. Sredni’s Slammers continued their dominance, defeating A.D.I. 49-22. The Beanbags notched a win over A.D.I., 56-48, and the Garden Rigs defeated CCJ 41-38 to remain unbeaten thus far.