Hosts started strongly and determined and it never seemed that the game could end as it did. After a tough battle for wining the first set, everything went easier for Aris in the second.
Then PAOK made an unexpected comeback, put all of their strenghts together and somehow managed to win the following two sets. When it was all evened up, PAOK was mentally stronger and won the tie-break without much trouble.
Ainias Tzelatis was the best scorer, with 31 points.
Ethnikos Alexandroupolis 34
Foinikas Syroy 32
Aris Thessalonikis 27
Iraklis Thessalonikis 19
Niki Aiginiou 17
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