First year, second round.
Right now, that’s the story of the Canton Charge — which concluded its first-year series in the D-League playoffs with a convincing 115-106 victory over the host Springfield Armor in a deciding Game 3 on Monday.
The expansion Charge now move on to face the Austin Toros in the semifinals, which is also set up in a best-of-three format. Game 1 is Thursday at the Canton Memorial Civic Center.
In Monday’s victory, three members of the Charge scored at least 20 points — Antoine Audio (24), Kyle Gibson (23) and Tyrell Biggs (21). Also, point guard T.J. Campbell contributed 19 points, eight assists and five rebounds.
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