As if the players had heard the commander’s determination, they continued their winning streak with strong mentality. Suwon KT coach Seo Dong-cheol conveyed his thoughts on winning 6 consecutive victories by catching No. 1 Anyang KGC.
KT won 85-83 in the 4th round of the 2022-2023 SKT Adot professional basketball KGC held at Anyang Indoor Gymnasium on the 6th. It was a close match throughout the 3rd and 4th quarters, and each played tough defense, 메이저놀이터 but KT’s organizational power was one step higher than KGC’s. Han Hee-won (18 points), Yang Hong-seok (16 points), Ha Yoon-ki (14 points), and Jarrod Jones (14 points) won a valuable victory with an even score distribution with double-digit scores.
Before the game, coach Seo said, “I want to continue the momentum I gained once. If we win, it will be really meaningful,” the players made a reality.
With this victory, KT’s season record was 13 wins and 15 losses. With Jones and Lester Prosper winning every game they played together, their spot on the table rose from 10th to 7th. They are chasing Goyang Carrot and Jeonju KCC with a difference of 0.5 games.
After the game, coach Seo said, “We won a valuable one. The recent performance has been good and I wanted to continue this atmosphere. So today, I was desperate for victory, but I achieved my earnestness. The players and I also gained confidence that we can continue to show good performances if we are not vigilant.”
“There are a lot of players I want to praise,” he said. It’s hard to list them all. There was a defensive miss in the middle, but I think only this part needs to be fixed,” he said. “First of all, Heewon naturally scored well in the first quarter. He didn’t specifically dictate the pattern, but he confidently put it in from the chance. And the play Hong Seok showed in the second quarter was perfect. Hong Seok made the most perfect quarter this season. He played impeccably,” he raised his thumbs up.
As a manager, his tactics also shone. On this day, KT scored a valuable goal after a timeout. Break down the opponent’s defense through pattern play. Coach Seo said, “There are times when I call time to score a goal. If the attempt goes well and the result goes well, I am happy as a coach and I am grateful to the players. In fact, when the team wasn’t good, it didn’t look like this. The difference between before and after the foreign player replacement,” he explained.
The next game is against Ulsan Hyundai Mobis on the 8th. Director Seo said, “The goal now is to quickly hit 50%. Each game ahead is important. It’s good to keep the current mood, but never be careless. We will calmly prepare for the next game.”