INCHEON – The KT Sonic Boom lost their opening game of the 2011 season Saturday, falling 71-65 to Incheon Elephants.
The Sonic Boom fell apart in the fourth quarter, blowing a five point lead which they had at the end of the third. Incheon outscored KT 15-4 in the fourth quarter steal the opening game of the year.
The Boom came out firing in the first quarter, taking a nine point lead into the second quarter. Much like last year, the Boom struggled in the second, giving up 26 points and they trailed by one 39-38 at the half. KT shot uncharacteristically bad for the game, shooting 42% from the field, and also 32% from three point land.
Yang Woo-sub led KT with 15 points and 8 rebounds, while Charles Rhodes chipped in 12 and 10 with two blocks.
Lead photo courtesy of Jumpball