Yonsei University took Chung-Ang University and tied for the lead with Korea University with 8 consecutive victories in the opening season. Suwon University won the game against Ulsan University in a come-from-behind victory.
Yonsei University won 72-57 in the match against Chung-Ang University in the 2023 KUSF College Basketball U-League held at Yonsei University Gymnasium on the 2nd. With Korea University, they tied for the top spot in the college league with 8 consecutive wins.
Lee Min-seo (181cm, G) scored 14 points, including 4 3-pointers, in the first half alone. Instead of adjusting the game, he led Yonsei University to 8 consecutive victories with explosive scoring power. Lee Kyu-tae (199cm, F/C) – Kim Bo-bae (203cm, F/C) – Kang Ji-hoon (202cm, C) had the upper hand in the height fight.
As soon as the game started, Yonsei University gained momentum with Lee Min-seo’s consecutive 3-pointers. Lee Min-seo did not hesitate to shoot from a distance.
Lee Min-seo’s one-man show continued. He overcame the opponent’s defense and was responsible for all of Yonsei’s first 8 points with a fade away.
Central University was also not easy. Lim Dong-eon (195cm, F) and Kang Hyeon-soo (181cm, G) worked hard. A tight flow continued until the middle of the first quarter.
However, it was Yonsei University that was ahead in the height fight. Lee Kyu-tae and Kang Ji-hoon scored in the paint zone consecutively. The first quarter ended with the score gap widening to 7 points.
Lee Min-seo’s Yatoo sense also ignited in the second quarter. The harmony of Yonsei University’s interior and exterior was also stable. With 7:04 left in the 2nd quarter, Yonsei tied Min-seo Lee’s 3-point shot and Kim Bo-bae’s quick dunk shot to run away, 27-12.
Chung-Ang University relentlessly attacked the paint zone. Going back and forth between the high and low posts, I also tried the mid-range jumper consistently.
However, the height of Yonsei University, led by Kim Bo-bae, Lee Gyu-tae, and Kang Ji-hoon, was blocked every time. The fingertips of Chung-Ang University players were also not good. Also, Chung-Ang University coach Yang Hyeong-seok was sent off due to strong protest right before the end of the 2nd quarter.
Yonsei’s attack flow in the second quarter was also not smooth, but it maintained a score difference with a solid defense. The half ended 36-18.
After the start of the third quarter, Yonsei University increased the score by more than 20 points with Lee Min-seo’s quick break. I got the win early.
Chung-Ang University ㅋㅋㅋ벳started the chase from the last minute of the 3rd quarter. The goal of scoring in the paint zone, which had been blocked until the middle of the third quarter, opened little by little. Lee Kang-hyeon (200cm, C) and Lim Dong-eon, who struggled under the goal, did not give up easily either.
To make matters worse, Yonsei University, which had already committed four fouls, conceded a team foul free throw with 7 minutes and 47 seconds left in the fourth quarter due to Lee Gyu-tae’s foul. Yun Ho-jin, coach of Yonsei University, requested an operation time.
Yonsei University’s operation time also did not break the flow of Chung-Ang University. Chung-Ang University pursued by 10 points with Lim Dong-eon’s 3-point shot and Kang Hyun-soo’s fast-breaking layup.
However, the reintroduced Lee Min-seo cooled the Chung-Ang University again. The 3-point shot from the open chance split the rim.
Yonsei University, which found stability thanks to Lee Min-seo’s performance, ended the match by adding Yu-gi-sang (189cm, G)’s 3-point shot. However, the performance in the fourth quarter was teetotal.
Meanwhile, Suwon University won a come-from-behind victory over Ulsan University after a close match. The college league record is 5 wins and 1 loss. held the lead.
Inara Lee (183cm, C) dominated the bottom of the goal with 25 points, 19 rebounds, 4 assists, 1 steal and 3 blocked shots. Jeon Hee-gyo (164cm, G) also performed well with 15 points, 4 rebounds and 10 assists. Kang Min-ji (177cm, F) and Kim Seo-yeon (170cm, F) also scored in double digits.