Great premiere for Cafeteros de Armenia, a team led by Venezuelan Manuel Berroterán, who debuted with an 87-77 victory over Tigrillos de Medellín, led by Héctor Díaz from Caracas.
"Mickey" was the top scorer of the match, finishing with 15 points, 6 rebounds and 3 assists.
Likewise, the countrymen Jesús «Torta» Martínez supported Díaz with 11 counters, 8 boards and a block, while Fernando Lucena contributed 4 units and 2 captures for the Armenians.
The match was marked by great parity throughout the game, but in the final quarter Cafeteros knew how to capitalize.
This is Berroterán's first defeat on New Granadan soil and he also has three Venezuelan players in his squad.