Arkadikos stood better at the start of the game and on the 7' flirted with 10 different (17-8), but Rethymno replied running a 0-10 streak (17-18, 9') and the completion of the 1st quarter found them in front with 19-20.
The groups spent the second period close in the score line and went to the locker room ... having left open accounts for the restart of the game (36-39, 20 ').
Rethymno had a small lead for most of the third period, but Giannis Kastritis team managed to tale the lead with 52-51 in 28 'and 30' teams were drawn with 55-55.
The 'Thriller' continued in the fourth period, but Arkadikos in the final minutes proved to have ... metal. Kavvadas with 4 consecutive points made the 72-70, Rethymno missed twice and the hosts with 1 free throw and a follow up dunk from Karamalegkou took the victory 75-70.
Quarters: 19-20, 36-39, 55-55, 75-70