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Rizers top Aliens in OT
Win gives local ABA entry a 4-4 record
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When you are a first-year franchise, rivalries are few and far between.But following Saturday’s 143-140 overtime win against the visiting Atlanta Aliens at E. Clarkson Rhame City Arena in Camden, the Palmetto State Rizers may have just found an opponent which may fit the aforementioned bill.The victory gave Harvin Council’s squad a 4-4 record in the American Basketball Association’s South Division. The loss snapped a season-opening five-game win streak for the Aliens which came into the contest ranked 10th in the national ABA poll.The three-point victory evened the series between the first-year Camden-based entry and their foes from the Georgia capital.“This was, by far, our biggest win of the four that we have this year,” Council said following the contest. “We played Myrtle Beach, which is ranked second or third in the nation, well.