Shun Watanuki scored 20 points for the second day in a row, converting 8 of 10 shots from the field, and the Kyoto Hannaryz clamped down on the defending champion Ryukyu Golden Kings in the second quarter, holding them to seven points in the period.

It all added up to a 75-64 bounce-back victory for the Hannaryz in Muko, Kyoto Prefecture.

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