UBA, formerly known as Byblos, will contest their first finals series against Riyadi or Champville.
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UBA made history after reaching the finals of the Lebanese Basketball League for the first time, sweeping a struggling Sagesse 4-0 in the best-of-seven series following an 84-80 win in game four Tuesday.Youngblood top scored for UBA with 29 points and five assists, while Bosnian-Serbian center Ratko Varda added 22 points and 16 rebounds. American forward Terrence Leather led the scoring for Sagesse with 19 points and 11 rebounds, while Hayk Gyokchyan added 16 points and 10 rebounds. Champville will aim to tie the series as they have proved to be a competitive side against the star-studded squad of Riyadi.However, with their archrivals Sagesse out of the picture, the yellow side seem closer than ever to achieving their 25th title.
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