2017–18 Liga EBA season

The 2017–18 Liga EBA season was the 24th season of the Spanish basketball fourth league. The season started in September 2017 and ended in May 2018 with the promotion playoffs to LEB Plata.

Liga EBA
Season2017–18
Teams108
Final positions
ChampionsMarín Ence Peixe Galego
PromotedMarín Ence Peixe Galego
Afanion CB Almansa
Club Bàsquet Menorca
CB Villarrobledo

Overview before the seasonEdit

Teams are divided in five groups attending to geographical criteria. Groups A, C and D are divided in two.

Regular seasonEdit

Promotion playoffsEdit

The three best teams of each group and the fourth of Group D (champion of the previous season) will play the promotion playoffs. From these 16 teams, only four will be promoted to LEB Plata. The winner of each group can organize a group stage.

The promotion playoffs will be played round-robin format in groups of four teams where the first qualified of each group will host one of the stages.

Regular seasonEdit

Group AEdit

Group A–AEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Igualitorio Cantabria Estela 30 28 2 2414 2062 +352 58 Qualification to the Final Stage
2 HA Zornotza 30 28 2 2695 2185 +510 58 Qualification to the qualifying playoff
3 Gallofa 30 21 9 2314 2113 +201 51
4 Easo Loquillo 30 21 9 2250 1932 +318 51
5 CB Santurtzi SK 30 18 12 2124 2019 +105 48
6 Pas Piélagos 30 17 13 2482 2421 +61 47
7 Universidad de Burgos 30 16 14 2312 2309 +3 46
8 Megacalzado Ardoi 30 14 16 2236 2255 −19 44
9 Universidad de Valladolid 30 14 16 2282 2389 −107 44
10 CB La Flecha 30 13 17 2097 2209 −112 43 Relegation to Primera División
11 Grupo de Santiago Automoción 30 13 17 2255 2357 −102 43
12 Ordizia Basoa Banaketak 30 9 21 2191 2329 −138 39
13 CB Valle de Egüés 30 9 21 2005 2202 −197 39
14 Mondragón Unibersitatea 30 9 21 2178 2314 −136 39
15 Ulacia Grupo ZKE 30 6 24 1974 2242 −268 36
16 CBT Gimnástica Sport Café 30 4 26 1924 2395 −471 34
Source: Liga EBA

Group A–BEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Marín Ence Peixe Galego 30 30 0 2623 1989 +634 60 Qualification to the Final Stage
2 Gijón Basket 30 22 8 2433 2313 +120 52 Qualification to the qualifying playoff
3 Ucoga Seguros CB Chantada 30 21 9 2315 2136 +179 51
4 ULE Ingenova Fundación CB León 30 18 12 2279 2276 +3 48
5 Santo Domingo Betanzos 30 18 12 2345 2253 +92 48
6 Estudiantes Lugo Leyma Natura 30 16 14 2431 2306 +125 46
7 Aquimisa Carbajosa 30 15 15 2311 2204 +107 45
8 Baloncesto Narón 30 15 15 2363 2361 +2 45
9 Innova Chef 30 14 16 2592 2573 +19 44
10 Río Ourense Termal B 30 14 16 2028 2035 −7 44
11 Residencia Las Encinas Ciudad de Ponferrada 30 14 16 2472 2384 +88 44 Relegation to Primera División
12 Instituto Rosalía de Castro 30 11 19 2179 2277 −98 41
13 Leyma Básquet Coruña B 30 10 20 2305 2517 −212 40
14 CB Culleredo 30 9 21 2162 2448 −286 39
15 Obradoiro Silleda B 30 8 22 2039 2251 −212 38
16 Baloncesto Venta de Baños 30 5 25 2121 2675 −554 35
Source: Liga EBA

FinalsEdit

First-qualified teams playoffEdit

The winner of this single-legged series will host one of the four groups of the final stage. The game was played on 5 May at the Pabellón de A Raña in Marín.

Team 1  Score  Team 2
Marín Ence Peixe Galego 73–66 Igualitorio Cantabria Estela
Qualifying playoffsEdit

The winner qualified for the final stage. The games were played on 5 and 6 May at the Palacio de Deportes of Gijón.

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
HA Zornotza 69
 
 
 
Ucoga Seguros CB Chantada50
 
HA Zornotza 81
 
 
 
Gallofa 66
 
Gijón Basket67
 
 
Gallofa 84
 

Group BEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Afanion CB Almansa 30 25 5 2484 2170 +314 55 Qualification to the Final Stage
2 Isover Basket Azuqueca 30 23 7 2549 2278 +271 53
3 CB Villarrobledo 30 23 7 2443 2226 +217 53
4 Real Madrid B 30 23 7 2325 2093 +232 53
5 Lujisa Guadalajara Basket 30 21 9 2332 2188 +144 51
6 Náutico KIA Tenerife 30 15 15 2323 2272 +51 45
7 Movistar Estudiantes B 30 15 15 2220 2158 +62 45
8 NCS Alcobendas 30 15 15 2283 2199 +84 45
9 Uros de Rivas Bon Lar 30 13 17 2268 2329 −61 43
10 Gran Canaria B 30 12 18 2291 2357 −66 42
11 Estudio 30 11 19 2323 2437 −114 41
12 Globalcaja Quintanar 30 11 19 2275 2317 −42 41
13 Aloe Plus Lanzarote Conejeros 30 11 19 2357 2499 −142 41 Relegation to Primera División
14 Novum Energy Liceo Francés 30 9 21 2395 2570 −175 39
15 Eurocolegio Casvi 30 9 21 2195 2510 −315 39
16 Maramajo Teguise Lanzarote 30 4 26 1904 2364 −460 34
Source: Liga EBA

Group CEdit

Group C–AEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Vive El Masnou Basquetbol 26 19 7 1939 1814 +125 45 Qualification to Final Four
2 Club Bàsquet Menorca 26 19 7 1942 1759 +183 45
3 Bàsquet Girona 26 17 9 1988 1885 +103 43
4 Aracena AEC Collblanc 26 17 9 2016 1951 +65 43
5 Arenys Bàsquet Joventut 26 15 11 1967 1843 +124 41
6 Ibersol CB Tarragona 26 14 12 1824 1837 −13 40
7 Oic Penta UB Sant Adrià 26 13 13 1943 1902 +41 39
8 Coalci CB Sant Josep 26 13 13 1971 2038 −67 39
9 Mataró Parc Boet 26 13 13 2030 2095 −65 39
10 Barberà Team Values 26 10 16 1838 1892 −54 36
11 CB Quart Germans Cruz 26 9 17 1853 1911 −58 35
12 BBA Castelldefels 26 9 17 1934 1971 −37 35 Qualification to relegation playoffs
13 Club Bàsquet Roser 26 8 18 1795 1923 −128 34
14 CB Cantaires Tortosa 26 6 20 1923 2142 −219 32 Relegation to Primera División
Source: Liga EBA

Group C–BEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 CB Vic Universitat de Vic 26 22 4 2197 1840 +357 48 Qualification to Final Four
2 Ilerdauto Nissan Pardinyes Lleida 26 19 7 1970 1777 +193 45
3 CB Igualada 26 18 8 2060 1818 +242 44
4 CB Valls Nutrion 26 17 9 1982 1909 +73 43
5 Palma Air Europa B 26 16 10 2023 1959 +64 42
6 Recambios Gaudí CB Mollet 26 15 11 1991 1966 +25 41
7 CB Cornellà 26 14 12 1889 1870 +19 40
8 Simply Olivar 26 13 13 2067 2016 +51 39
9 Mataró Feimat 26 11 15 1885 1827 +58 37
10 JAC Sants 26 10 16 1762 1838 −76 36
11 CB Castellbisbal 26 8 18 1807 1992 −185 34
12 BC MoraBanc Andorra B 26 8 18 1886 2059 −173 34 Qualification to relegation playoffs
13 CB Salt 26 7 19 1776 2048 −272 33
14 CB Cerdanyola Al Dia 26 4 22 1565 1941 −376 30 Relegation to Primera División
Source: Liga EBA

FinalsEdit

Final FourEdit

The winner will host one of the four groups of the final stage. Runner-up and third place game winner qualified for the final stage. The games were played on 5 and 6 May at Pavelló Municipal d'Esports of Vic.

 
SemifinalsFinal
 
      
 
 
 
 
Vive El Masnou Basquetbol86
 
 
 
Ilerdauto Nissan Pardinyes Lleida82
 
Vive El Masnou Basquetbol56
 
 
 
Club Bàsquet Menorca 79
 
CB Vic Universitat de Vic67
 
 
Club Bàsquet Menorca72
 
Third place
 
 
 
 
 
Ilerdauto Nissan Pardinyes Lleida71
 
 
CB Vic Universitat de Vic92
Relegation playoffsEdit

Winners remained at Liga EBA. First leg was played on 5 and 6 May, second leg on 12 and 13.

Team 1 Agg. Team 2 1st leg 2nd leg
CB Salt 124–147 BBA Castelldefels 75–64 49–83
Club Bàsquet Roser 138–148 BC MoraBanc Andorra B 77–72 61–76

Group DEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Group D–AEdit
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1 CB Cazorla Jaén Paraíso Interior 18 14 4 1632 1485 +147 32 Qualification to second stage
2 CB Marbella La Cañada 18 13 5 1460 1352 +108 31
3 Forus Medacbasket 18 12 6 1470 1384 +86 30
4 CAM Enrique Soler 18 10 8 1477 1418 +59 28
5 Ecoculture CB Almería 18 10 8 1560 1574 −14 28
6 CB Deportivo Coín 18 9 9 1463 1498 −35 27 Qualification to relegation group
7 Unicaja B 18 8 10 1362 1401 −39 26
8 CB Novaschool 18 8 10 1333 1403 −70 26
9 CB Andújar Jaén Paraíso Interior 18 3 15 1311 1427 −116 21
10 Multiópticas Baza 18 3 15 1322 1448 −126 21
Source: Liga EBA
Group D–BEdit
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1 Icom UDEA 18 16 2 1439 1210 +229 34 Qualification to second stage
2 Oh!Tels ULB 18 11 7 1426 1331 +95 29
3 Huelva 18 10 8 1304 1304 0 28
4 Yosiquesé 18 9 9 1312 1263 +49 27
5 Jaguarzo Adepla Basket 18 9 9 1423 1440 −17 27
6 Alba Ibs Club Baloncesto Utrera 18 8 10 1311 1299 +12 26 Qualification to relegation group
7 Benahavís Costa del Sol 18 8 10 1279 1289 −10 26
8 DKV San Fernando 18 8 10 1222 1253 −31 26
9 Telwi CB San Juan 18 7 11 1351 1423 −72 25
10 Real Betis Energía Plus B 18 4 14 1234 1489 −255 22
Source: Liga EBA

Second stageEdit

Group D–QualificationEdit
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1 CB Cazorla Jaén Paraíso Interior 18 14 4 1627 1414 +213 32 Qualification to the Final Stage
2 CB Marbella La Cañada 18 12 6 1469 1309 +160 30
3 CAM Enrique Soler 18 12 6 1484 1357 +127 30
4 Ecoculture CB Almería 18 12 6 1521 1533 −12 30
5 Forus Medacbasket 18 10 8 1479 1395 +84 28
6 Icom UDEA 18 10 8 1346 1307 +39 28
7 Yosiquesé 18 6 12 1319 1380 −61 24
8 Huelva 18 6 12 1298 1390 −92 24
9 Oh!Tels ULB 18 5 13 1231 1400 −169 23
10 Jaguarzo Adepla Basket 18 3 15 1403 1692 −289 21
Source: Liga EBA
Group D–RelegationEdit
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Relegation
1 Multiópticas Baza 18 12 6 1374 1310 +64 30
2 Alba Ibs Club Baloncesto Utrera 18 11 7 1348 1267 +81 29
3 CB Deportivo Coín 18 10 8 1335 1390 −55 28
4 CB Novaschool 18 10 8 1361 1357 +4 28
5 Benahavís Costa del Sol 18 10 8 1390 1301 +89 28
6 Unicaja B 18 8 10 1336 1311 +25 26
7 DKV San Fernando 18 8 10 1284 1305 −21 26
8 CB Andújar Jaén Paraíso Interior 18 8 10 1311 1319 −8 26 Relegation to Primera División
9 Real Betis Energía Plus B 18 7 11 1203 1302 −99 25
10 Telwi CB San Juan 18 6 12 1322 1402 −80 24
Source: Liga EBA

Group EEdit

Regular seasonEdit

Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1 Hispagán UPB Gandía 22 18 4 1919 1649 +270 40 Qualification to group E–1
2 UCAM Murcia B 22 16 6 1644 1489 +155 38
3 Valencia BC B 22 16 6 1646 1497 +149 38
4 Servigroup Benidorm 22 14 8 1717 1589 +128 36
5 Power Electronics Paterna 22 13 9 1714 1622 +92 35
6 L'Alfàs PN Serra Gelada 21 13 8 1638 1574 +64 34
7 UPCT Basket Cartagena 22 10 12 1591 1630 −39 32 Qualification to group E–2
8 Refitel Bàsquet Llíria 22 10 12 1655 1658 −3 32
9 CB Puerto Sagunto 22 8 14 1557 1700 −143 30
10 IPS Aldaia 22 7 15 1589 1713 −124 29
11 UA Fundación Lucentum B 22 4 18 1413 1606 −193 26
12 CB Innova Begastri 21 2 19 1378 1734 −356 23
Source: Liga EBA

Second stageEdit

Group E–QualificationEdit
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1 Hispagán UPB Gandía 15 11 4 1247 1161 +86 26 Qualification to the Final Stage
2 Valencia BC B 15 10 5 1170 1078 +92 25
3 Servigroup Benidorm 15 8 7 1155 1181 −26 23
4 L'Alfàs PN Serra Gelada 15 6 9 1108 1157 −49 21
5 UCAM Murcia B 15 6 9 1087 1122 −35 21
6 Power Electronics Paterna 15 4 11 1114 1182 −68 19
Source: Liga EBA
Group E–RelegationEdit
Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Relegation
1 Refitel Bàsquet Llíria 15 11 4 1209 1060 +149 26
2 CB Puerto Sagunto 15 10 5 1140 1107 +33 25
3 UPCT Basket Cartagena 15 9 6 1125 1071 +54 24
4 UA Fundación Lucentum B 15 7 8 1035 1029 +6 22
5 IPS Aldaia 15 6 9 1071 1108 −37 21 Relegation to Primera División
6 CB Innova Begastri 15 2 13 1013 1218 −205 17
Source: Liga EBA

Promotion playoffsEdit

The 16 qualified teams will be divided in four groups of four teams. The first qualified teams will host the groups, played with a round-robin format.

The winner of each group will promote to LEB Plata.

Group 1 – GandiaEdit

Pos Grp Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Promotion
1 B3 CB Villarrobledo (P) 3 3 0 238 221 +17 6 Promotion to LEB Plata
2 D2 CB Marbella La Cañada 3 2 1 240 231 +9 5
3 C2 Vive El Masnou Basquetbol 3 1 2 235 234 +1 4
4 E1 Hispagán UPB Gandía (H) 3 0 3 227 254 −27 3
Source: Liga EBA
(H) Host; (P) Promoted
18 May 2018
Hispagán UPB Gandía 78–83 Vive El Masnou Basquetbol
19 May 2018
Vive El Masnou Basquetbol 74–76 CB Villarrobledo
20 May 2018
Vive El Masnou Basquetbol 78–80 CB Marbella La Cañada

Group 2 – MarínEdit

Pos Grp Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Promotion
1 A1 Marín Ence Peixe Galego (H, P) 3 3 0 223 201 +22 6 Promotion to LEB Plata
2 B2 Isover Basket Azuqueca 3 2 1 225 196 +29 5
3 E4 L'Alfàs PN Serra Gelada 3 1 2 198 219 −21 4
4 E2 Valencia BC B 3 0 3 216 246 −30 3
Source: Liga EBA
(H) Host; (P) Promoted
18 May 2018
Valencia BC B 72–81 L'Alfàs PN Serra Gelada
19 May 2018
Marín Ence Peixe Galego 65–63 L'Alfàs PN Serra Gelada
20 May 2018
L'Alfàs PN Serra Gelada 54–82 Isover Basket Azuqueca

Group 3 – AlmansaEdit

Pos Grp Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Promotion
1 B1 Afanion CB Almansa (H, P) 3 3 0 260 222 +38 6 Promotion to LEB Plata
2 C3 CB Vic Universitat de Vic 3 2 1 248 221 +27 5
3 A2 Igualitorio Cantabria Estela 3 1 2 220 234 −14 4
4 D3 CAM Enrique Soler 3 0 3 191 242 −51 3
Source: Liga EBA
(H) Host; (P) Promoted
18 May 2018
Igualitorio Cantabria Estela 75–71 CAM Enrique Soler
19 May 2018
Afanion CB Almansa 81–60 CAM Enrique Soler
20 May 2018
CAM Enrique Soler 60–86 CB Vic Universitat de Vic

Group 4 – MahónEdit

Pos Grp Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Promotion
1 C1 Club Bàsquet Menorca (H, P) 3 3 0 270 216 +54 6 Promotion to LEB Plata
2 A3 HA Zornotza 3 2 1 239 230 +9 5
3 D1 CB Cazorla Jaén Paraíso Interior 3 1 2 250 267 −17 4
4 E3 Servigroup Benidorm 3 0 3 226 272 −46 3
Source: Liga EBA
(H) Host; (P) Promoted
18 May 2018
HA Zornotza 92–82 CB Cazorla Jaén Paraíso Interior
18 May 2018
Club Bàsquet Menorca 89–84 Servigroup Benidorm
19 May 2018
CB Cazorla Jaén Paraíso Interior 67–104 Club Bàsquet Menorca
19 May 2018
HA Zornotza 82–71 Servigroup Benidorm
20 May 2018
Servigroup Benidorm 71–101 CB Cazorla Jaén Paraíso Interior

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