The third game of the night featured Investment Academy taking on Mandem.
In the first half, it was a back and forth affair as both teams were able to keep pace with each other on the offensive end. Mandem would go no a run and Investment Academy would answer back, Investment Academy would pull ahead but Mandem would be right behind them. At half, the score was sitting at 27-26 in favor of Investment Academy. In the second half, Mandem made a few key mental mistakes which allowed Investment Academy to secure the 63-59 victory.
Akeem Isaac finished with a game high 25 points and looked more like the AK that we know. Akai Netty put another solid performance together for his team as he finished the game with 18 points, three rebounds and an assist. Gabirel Mendes Ferriera was a spark for I.A. as he finished with 8 points, three rebounds, two assist and a steal.
The very animated and vocal Jamal Crawford lead his team with 19 points, eight rebounds and three assists in the loss while former GM and now player, Clayton Conway shot the ball well from beyond the arc as he finished his night with 15 points, two rebounds, three assists and a steal. Jon Phan also played a solid game as he pitched in with 11 points, six rebounds, four assists and two steals for his team.
Next week, Mandem (1-3) match up against Unruly (3-2) at 7pm while Investment Academy (3-1) will take on Titans (3-2)