Former Saint Mary’s forward Beau Levesque and his Spanish second division team, Saénz Horeca Araberri, face Carrefour Boulevard de Ávila in a best-of-5 series that will determine the Liga LEB Plata champion and promotion to Spain’s top division next season.
The series begins Friday with Araberri hosting the second game on Sunday. The next two games will be at Ávila. A fifth game, if necessary, would be at Araberri.
Araberri defeated CB Tarragona 3-1 in the playoff semifinals to earn a spot in the championship series. Levesque averaged 14 points and 8 rebounds per game during the league season and is among the top 10 in the league in rebounds and assists.