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Round 3 (Regular Season)

SK Tirana 56% Oct.25 Bashkimi
Ibar Rozaje 50% Oct.25 Rilski
Kumanovo Oct.25 Akademik PL 76%
Levski 2014 Oct.24 Blokotehna 75%
Round 2 (Second Stage): Peja hands first to Kumanovo - Feb 9, 2017


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FYR Macedonian Kumanovo (3-1) recorded a loss in Peje on Wednesday night. Visitors were defeated by Kosovan Peja (2-2) 85-68. The hosts trailed by 4 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 7-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 85-68. Peja looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. The best player for the winners was forward Alban Veseli (202-90) who had a double-double by scoring 22 points and 10 rebounds. American point guard Cameron Rundles (188-88, college: Wofford) chipped in 25 points and 5 assists. Serbian power forward Danilo Mijatovic (206-83) produced 16 points and 7 rebounds for the guests. Peja is again looking forward to face Kumanovo (#9) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Kumanovo will have a break next round.
Important game to mention about took place in Kavadarci. Bulgarian Beroe (4-0) saved a 1-point victory on the road edging FYR Macedonian Feni Industries (1-3) 85-84 on Tuesday evening. American forward Aaron Jones (206-93, college: Mississippi, agency: Two Points) saved the victory by scoring 27 points (on 11-of-14 shooting from the field). Brandis Raley-Ross contributed with 19 points (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) for the winners. Beroe's coach allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. Georgian center Giorgi Sharabidze (210-90, agency: Mansfield and Associates) replied with a double-double by scoring 14 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists for Feni Industries. Beroe will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Feni Industries will play again on the road against Beroe (#5) in Stara Zagora to get more than just one victory in their record.
The game in Niksic was also quite interesting. FYR Macedonian Kozuv (1-3) played at the court of Montenegrin Sutjeska (2-2). Sutjeska managed to secure a 8-point victory 84-76 on Tuesday. Jayon James scored 24 points, 5 rebounds, 7 assists and 7 steals (on 9-of-11 shooting from the field) to lead the charge for the winners. Milivoje Mijovic responded with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 11 rebounds. Sutjeska will again meet Kozuv (#7) in the next round. Kozuv will have a break next round.

In the last game of round 2 In Group D Karpos Sokoli was defeated by Teodo Tivat in a road game 98-81.
The best stats of 2nd round was 22 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists by Petar Kusovac of Teodo Tivat.

Group C
Feni Industries - Beroe 84-85

Important game to mention about took place in Kavadarci. Bulgarian Beroe (4-0) saved a 1-point victory on the road edging FYR Macedonian Feni Industries (1-3) 85-84 on Tuesday evening. Feni Industries were ahead by 8 points after three quarters before a 26-17 charge of Beroe, which allowed them to win the game. Strangely Feni Industries outrebounded Beroe 34-19. American forward Aaron Jones (206-93, college: Mississippi, agency: Two Points) saved the victory by scoring 27 points (on 11-of-14 shooting from the field). The other American import guard Brandis Raley-Ross (191-87, college: S.Carolina) contributed with 19 points (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) for the winners. Beroe's coach allowed to play the deep bench players in such tough game. Georgian center Giorgi Sharabidze (210-90, agency: Mansfield and Associates) replied with a double-double by scoring 14 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists and power forward Kiril Nikolovski (210-88) added 18 points and 6 rebounds in the effort for Feni Industries. Beroe will have a break next round, and it should allow them to practice more before next game. Feni Industries will play again on the road against Beroe (#5) in Stara Zagora to get more than just one victory in their record.
Top scorers:
Beroe: A.Jones 27+4reb+1ast, B.Raley-Ross 19+4reb+3ast, S.Gibson 12+2reb+5ast, S.Tesija 7+1reb, O.Gudul 5+4reb+5ast, T.Tenchev 5+1reb
Feni Industries: K.Nikolovski 18+6reb+1ast, G.Sharabidze 14+11reb+4ast, M.Ceskovic 13+4ast, B.Stajic 9+2ast, B.Djekic 8+3reb, G.Markovski 7+5reb
gschID: 534333


Sutjeska - Kozuv 84-76

The game in Niksic was also quite interesting. FYR Macedonian Kozuv (1-3) played at the court of Montenegrin Sutjeska (2-2). Sutjeska managed to secure a 8-point victory 84-76 on Tuesday. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 26-21. But Kozuv won second period 16-14. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Sutjeska forced 24 Kozuv turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. American swingman Jayon James (198-92, college: La-Monroe) scored 24 points, 5 rebounds, 7 assists and 7 steals (on 9-of-11 shooting from the field) to lead the charge for the winners and Nikola Djokovic (190-89) chipped in 17 points during the contest. Four Sutjeska players scored in double figures. Serbian Milivoje Mijovic (200-91) responded with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 11 rebounds and American point guard Kenyon McNeaill (185-91, college: Louisiana Tech) scored 27 points. Sutjeska will again meet Kozuv (#7) in the next round. Kozuv will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Sutjeska: J.James 24+5reb+7ast, N.Djokovic 17+3reb+3ast, M.Perovic 14+1ast, D.Salic 12+4reb+1ast, D.Thomas 9+2reb+4ast, I.Cvorovic 4+2reb+1ast
Kozuv: K.McNeaill 27+1reb+2ast, M.Mijovic 23+11reb+3ast, L.Hall 12+3reb+1ast, B.Krstevski 8+1reb+1ast, N.Djurasovic 4+3reb+2ast, I.Dimcevski 2+4reb
gschID: 534334


Group D
Teodo Tivat - Karpos Sokoli 98-81

Teodo Tivat used a home court advantage and beat the opponent from Skopje 98-81 on Wednesday night. The game without a history. Teodo Tivat led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Karpos Sokoli's 28. They outrebounded Karpos Sokoli 37-21 including 24 on the defensive glass. Teodo Tivat looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Forward Petar Kusovac (195-93, college: S.Centar, agency: AproK Sports Group) scored 22 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists to lead the charge for the winners and Milos Popovic (197-98) chipped in 19 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. Five Teodo Tivat players scored in double figures. Serbian Filip Sepa (198-90) responded with 22 points and 5 assists and Serbian power forward Dragan Labovic (207-87, agency: Alti Sport) scored 14 points. Karpos Sokoli's coach rotated eleven players seeing no chance for a win. Teodo Tivat will again meet Karpos Sokoli (#12) in the next round. Karpos Sokoli will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Teodo Tivat: P.Kusovac 22+6reb+4ast, M.Popovic 19+7reb, R.Marojevic 14+5reb+1ast, M.Djurisic 13+6reb+7ast, M.Stanojevic 10+1reb+9ast, M.Damjanovic 9+1reb+2ast
Karpos Sokoli: F.Sepa 22+3reb+5ast, D.Labovic 14+3reb+1ast, B.Trajkovski 12, D.Sokolov 8+3reb+3ast, D.Zekovic 8+5reb, I.Penov 6+1reb
gschID: 534336


Peja - Kumanovo 85-68

FYR Macedonian Kumanovo (3-1) recorded a loss in Peje on Wednesday night. Visitors were defeated by Kosovan Peja (2-2) 85-68. The hosts trailed by 4 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 7-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 85-68. Peja looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists. The best player for the winners was forward Alban Veseli (202-90) who had a double-double by scoring 22 points and 10 rebounds. American point guard Cameron Rundles (188-88, college: Wofford) chipped in 25 points and 5 assists. Serbian power forward Danilo Mijatovic (206-83) produced 16 points and 7 rebounds and American point guard Yonel Brown (175-94, college: Kennesaw St., agency: BeoExcell) added 19 points and 4 assists respectively for the guests. Peja is again looking forward to face Kumanovo (#9) on the road in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Kumanovo will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Peja: C.Rundles 25+3reb+5ast, A.Veseli 22+10reb+3ast, J.Skeen 16+5reb+3ast, A.Qallaku 6+8reb+2ast, M.Ahmetbasic 6+3reb+4ast, S.Miljanic 4+2reb+1ast
Kumanovo: Y.Brown 19+4ast, D.Mijatovic 16+7reb+1ast, D.Karadzovski 10+1reb+5ast, S.Zivanovic 9+1reb+3ast, M.Pekovic 6+9reb+2ast, M.Janevski 4+8reb+1ast
gschID: 534335


  




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 1 Akademik PL 2-0 
 2 Blokotehna 2-0 
 3 Rilski 1-0 
 4 Levski 2014 1-1 
 5 Kumanovo 1-1 
 6 Bashkimi 0-1 
 7 Ibar Rozaje 0-2 
 8 SK Tirana 0-2 
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Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Endrit HYSENAGOLLI
  SK Ti.
  (206-C-88)
  Avg: 33
 1. Hysenagolli, SK Ti.33.0 
 2. Benjamin, Bloko.25.0 
 3. Glavchev, Bloko.21.0 
 4. Karadzovski, Kuman.19.0 
 5. Simic, Ibar Rozaje19.0 
 6. Janevski, Kumanovo18.5 
 7. Kalic, Ibar Rozaje18.0 
 8. Veselinov, Levski18.0 
 9. Bachev, Akademik.17.0 
 10. Georgiev, Rilski17.0 
Rebounds Per Game
 Dwayne BENJAMIN
  Bloko.
  (201-F-93)
  Avg: 9
 1. Benjamin, Bloko.9.0 
 2. Simeonov, Levski8.0 
 3. Maravic, Levski7.0 
 4. Mihaylov, Akademik.7.0 
 5. Hysenagolli, SK Ti.7.0 
 6. Veselinov, Levski6.5 
 7. Alipiev, Levski 20146.5 
 8. Abdul-Bassit, SK Ti.6.0 
 9. Johnson, Akademik.6.0 
 10. Georgiev, Rilski5.0 
Assists Per Game
 Filip SIMIC
  Ibar Rozaje
  (185-G-90)
  Avg: 7
 1. Simic, Ibar Rozaje7.0 
 2. Mladenovic, Bloko.5.0 
 3. Mihaylov, Akademik.5.0 
 4. Shima, SK Tirana5.0 
 5. Wright, Rilski4.0 
 6. Georgiev, Rilski4.0 
 7. Karamfilov, Levski4.0 
 8. Umipig, Akademik.4.0 
 9. Karadzovski, Kuman.3.5 
 10. Janevski, Kumanovo3.0 
Steals Per Game
 Goran GLAVCHEV
  Bloko.
  (191-G-93)
  Avg: 5
 1. Glavchev, Bloko.5.0 
 2. Benjamin, Bloko.4.0 
 3. Mladenovic, Bloko.4.0 
 4. Bozov, Rilski2.0 
 5. Jeter, Rilski2.0 
 6. Karamfilov, Levski2.0 
 7. Shima, SK Tirana2.0 
 8. Georgiev, Rilski2.0 
 9. Kovac, Kumanovo2.0 
 10. Ramme, Kumanovo1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Erin HASANI
  SK Tirana
  (207-F-85)
  Avg: 1
 1. Hasani, SK Tirana1.0 
 2. Benjamin, Bloko.1.0 
 3. Gjyzeli, SK Tirana1.0 
 4. Georgiev, Rilski1.0 
 5. Maravic, Levski0.5 
 6. Miljkovic, Kumanovo0.5 
 7. Ramme, Kumanovo0.5 
 8. Jeter, Rilski0.0 
 9. Hysenagolli, SK Ti.0.0 
 10. Simeonov, Levski0.0 
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