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Next Round Schedule

Round 2 (Regular Season)

Group A
Bosna-Royal 50% Oct.25 Antwerp
Groningen 50% Oct.24 Le Portel
Group B
Bakken 50% Oct.25 Benfica
Nevezis 50% Oct.24 Avtodor
Group C
Kataja Bsk 50% Oct.25 FC Porto
Kapfenberg 50% Oct.24 Mornar Bar
Group D
Kormend 50% Oct.25 Balkan
Keravnos 50% Oct.24 Brussels
Group E
Istanbul BB 50% Oct.25 Lukoil Acad
Din.Tbilisi 50% Oct.25 UBT Cluj Na
Group F
Bnei Hertzel 50% Oct.25 Tsmoki-Minsk
Alba 50% Oct.24 Spirou
Group G
Demir IBB 50% Oct.25 Mons-Hainaut
Sigal Prisht 50% Oct.25 Khimik
Group H
Falco-Vulcan 50% Oct.25 Szolnok
Karpos Sokol 50% Oct.25 N.Novgorod
Cibona, Chalon, Enisey, Oostende, Usak, Nanterre, Telekom Bsk and Ironi Nahariya reach quarterfinals - Feb 22, 2017


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Nanterre - Spirou 86-78

Nanterre knocked down Spirou to advance into the quarterfinal stage. The game without a history. JSF Nanterre led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. JSF Nanterre outrebounded Spirou Charleroi 30-18. They shot the lights out from three sinking 15 long-distance shots on high 53.6 percentage. The best player for the winners was American point guard Chris Warren (178-88, college: Mississippi) who scored 23 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. German point guard Heiko Schaffartzik (183-84) chipped in 14 points and 7 assists. Four JSF Nanterre players scored in double figures. American guard DJ Richardson (190-91, college: Illinois, agency: Inception Sports) produced 23 points (on 8-of-10 shooting from the field) and Serbian power forward Ivan Radenovic (209-84, college: Arizona) added 16 points (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!) respectively for the guests. Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games.
Top scorers:
Nanterre: C.Warren 23+5reb+4ast, H.Invernizzi 15+2reb, H.Schaffartzik 14+1reb+7ast, M.Riley 10+5reb, M.Lessort 6+6reb+1ast, B.Tchouaffe 5+2reb+2ast
Spirou: D.Richardson 23+1reb+2ast, I.Radenovic 16+2reb+3ast, J.Shepherd 16+3reb+1ast, I.Iarochevitch 6+6reb+1ast, D.Harris 6+1reb, M.Gaudoux 5
gschID: 534318


Usak - Oradea 108-82

Usak fired past Oradea to seal their next round appearance. The game without a history. Usak Sportlif led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They shot 62.9 percent from the field. Usak Sportlif shot the lights out from three nailing 15 long-distance shots on high 53.6 percentage. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 25 assists. 24 personal fouls committed by Oradea helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Greek-American center Zach Auguste (208-93, college: Notre Dame, agency: Pensack Sports) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 30 points and 12 rebounds. Lithuanian point guard Sarunas Vasiliauskas (188-89, agency: Players Group) contributed with 28 points and 5 assists for the winners. American guard Martin Zeno (196-85, college: Texas Tech) replied with 21 points and Serbian-Bulgarian guard Branko Mirkovic (190-82, agency: 011 Sports) added 15 points and 4 assists in the effort for Oradea. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Oradea's coach gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win.
Top scorers:
Usak: Z.Auguste 30+12reb, S.Vasiliauskas 28+1reb+5ast, S.McKissic 17+4reb+5ast, B.Candan 12+1reb+2ast, R.Freimanis 10+2reb, D.Harrison 9+4reb+7ast
Oradea: M.Zeno 21+2reb+1ast, B.Mirkovic 15+3reb+4ast, B.Tibirna 11+4reb+1ast, S.Denison 11+1reb, A.Mandache 10+3reb+7ast, U.Lucic 8+3reb+1ast
gschID: 534319


Pau-Lacq-Orthez - Oostende 72-70

Oostende clinched the quarterfinal birth despite a narrow road loss to Pau-Lacq-Orthez. The hosts trailed by 2 points after three quarters before their 20-16 charge, which allowed them to win the game. American point guard DJ Cooper (183-90, college: Ohio) had a double-double by scoring 22 points and 14 assists to lead the charge for the winners and the other American import Ronald Lewis (193-84, college: Ohio St., agency: Pensack Sports) chipped in 17 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. Serbian center Rasko Katic (208-80, agency: BeoBasket) responded with 26 points and 9 rebounds and Serbian guard Dusan Djordjevic (193-83, agency: BeoBasket) scored 15 points, 8 rebounds and 9 assists. Oostende's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help.
Top scorers:
Pau-Lacq-Orthez: D.Cooper 22+14ast, R.Lewis 17+10reb, J.Mipoka 15+5reb, A.Koffi 8+4reb+1ast, Y.Bokolo 5+5reb+1ast, V.Chikoko 4+5reb
Oostende: R.Katic 26+9reb+1ast, D.Djordjevic 15+8reb+9ast, D.Newbill 12+6reb, V.Kesteloot 5+5reb+1ast, C.Walden 4+1reb, M.Jagodic Kuridza 3+1reb
gschID: 534317


Chalon - Kormend 82-82

Chalon tied their return leg clash versus Kormend to ice their quarterfinal appearance. Chalon/Saor was ahead by 5 points after three quarters before a 26-21 charge of Kormend, which allowed them to tie the game. American forward Terry Allen (203-93, college: Richmond) notched a double-double by scoring 25 points and 11 rebounds to lead the effort and American-Guinea-Bissau point guard Perry Petty (185-88, college: UTRGV) supported him with 16 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists. Petty is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. Even 23 points and 6 assists by American point guard John Roberson (180-88, college: Texas Tech) did not help to save the game for Chalon/Saor. Center Moustapha Fall (218-92) added 15 points and 12 rebounds (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) for the hosts. Five Kormend and four Chalon/Saor players scored in double figures.
Top scorers:

Chalon: J.Roberson 23+1reb+6ast, M.Fall 15+12reb, C.Clark 10+4reb+4ast, L.Harris 10+5reb+2ast, J.Nzeulie 9+3reb+3ast, A.Bouteille 7+3reb+1ast
gschID: 534316


Cibona - Stelmet ZG 102-83

Cibona cruised past Stelmet ZG to ease into the next round. The game was mostly controlled by Cibona. Stelmet was better in fourth quarter 30-23. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Cibona shot 60.3 percent from the field. They shot the lights out from three sinking 15 long-distance shots on high 65.2 percentage. Cibona looked well-organized offensively handing out 26 assists. American point guard Scottie Reynolds (188-87, college: Villanova) scored 19 points and 4 assists (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field) to lead the charge for the winners and Slovenian Nebojsa Joksimovic (193-81) chipped in 17 points and 4 assists (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field) during the contest. Four Cibona players scored in double figures. American forward Armani Moore (193-94, college: Tennessee) responded with 22 points and 8 rebounds and his fellow American import point guard James Florence (185-88, college: Mercer, agency: Three Eye Sports) scored 9 points and 4 assists. Both coaches tested many bench players and allowed the starting five to rest.
Top scorers:
Cibona: S.Reynolds 19+2reb+4ast, N.Joksimovic 17+4reb+4ast, L.Zoric 14+3reb, P.Maric 12+1reb+3ast, N.Slavica 7+2reb+3ast, E.Sulejmanovic 7+6reb+1ast
Stelmet ZG: A.Moore 22+8reb+3ast, L.Koszarek 12+2ast, J.Florence 9+1reb+4ast, V.Dragicevic 9+1reb+1ast, K.Gruszecki 9+2reb+2ast, A.Hrycaniuk 7+3reb+1ast
gschID: 534321


Kataja Basket - Telekom Bsk 84-88

Telekom Baskets upset Kataja Basket on the road to sweep the series. The guests trailed by 12 points after three quarters before their 28-12 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Telekom Baskets made 18-of-20 free shots (90.0 percent) during the game. Great defensive blocking was one of the keys in this match when Telekom Baskets made 7 blocks. American power forward Julian Gamble (208-89, college: Miami, FL) scored 27 points and 6 rebounds to lead the charge for the winners and the other American import guard Jamarr Sanders (193-88, college: UAB, agency: Two Points) chipped in 18 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists during the contest (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). American forward Joey King (206-93, college: Minnesota) responded with 29 points and Canadian guard Daniel Mullings (188-91, college: N.Mexico St.) scored 15 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists.
Top scorers:
Telekom Bsk: J.Gamble 27+6reb, J.Sanders 18+5reb+5ast, J.Mayo 13+2reb+3ast, K.Horton 9+6reb+1ast, O.Silins 9+2reb, R.Thompson 6+2ast
Kataja Basket: J.King 29+3reb, D.Mullings 15+6reb+4ast, R.Brown 15+5reb+2ast, T.Rannikko 9+7ast, V.Makalainen 8+1reb+2ast, T.Huolila 4+1reb+1ast
gschID: 534322


Gaziantep - Ironi Nahariya 80-65

Ironi Nahariya withheld a furious charge from Gaziantep to stay in the title hunt. The game was mostly controlled by Gaziantep. Ironi Nahariya was better in second period 18-15. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They made 21-of-24 free shots (87.5 percent) during the game. Ironi Nahariya was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. American guard Marcus Denmon (191-90, college: Missouri) scored 26 points, 7 assists and 4 steals (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!) to lead the charge for the winners and Canadian-American guard Andrew Rautins (193-86, college: Syracuse) chipped in 26 points and 5 rebounds (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) during the contest. Swedish-Israeli power forward Jonathan Skjoldebrand (204-83) responded with 18 points and 6 rebounds and American point guard Derwin Kitchen (194-86, college: Florida St.) scored 10 points, 7 rebounds and 5 assists (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). Four Ironi Nahariya players scored in double figures.
Top scorers:
Gaziantep: M.Denmon 26+4reb+7ast, A.Rautins 26+5reb+2ast, W.Cherry 9+4reb+2ast, M.Haislip 8+6reb, D.Jefferson 7+8reb+3ast, T.Ruzic 2+2reb
Ironi Nahariya: J.Skjoldebrand 18+6reb+2ast, N.Faust 13+3reb+1ast, Y.Gates 11+6reb+2ast, D.Kitchen 10+7reb+5ast, T.Nash 9+8reb+2ast, N.Berkowitz 2+3reb+3ast
gschID: 534315


Demir IBB - Enisey 104-96

Enisey used overtime to beat Demir IBB on aggregate. Enisey was plagued by 30 personal fouls down the stretch. American-Kazakhstan point guard Jerry Johnson (182-82, college: Rider, agency: BeoBasket) scored 22 points, 6 rebounds and 7 assists (was perfect 7-for-7 from the free throw line) to lead the charge for the winners and American point guard Kenneth Hayes (188-87, college: Miami, OH, agency: BeoBasket) chipped in 26 points during the contest. U.S. Virgin Islands-Guyanese center Frank Elegar (208-86, college: Drexel) responded with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 11 rebounds and American swingman Anthony Hilliard (193-86, college: Elizabeth City) scored 20 points. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches allowed to play bench players saving starting five for next games.
Top scorers:
Demir IBB: K.Hayes 26+3reb+3ast, J.Johnson 22+6reb+7ast, A.Caloiaro 16+6reb+3ast, A.Stipanovic 13+8reb+1ast, M.Akpinar 8+3reb+1ast, C.Altay 6+7reb+1ast
Enisey: F.Elegar 23+11reb+1ast, A.Hilliard 20+4reb+2ast, S.Braimoh 14+9reb+1ast, A.Vzdykhalkin 10+2reb, V.Zavoruev 10+3reb+8ast, V.Trushkin 8+5reb+2ast
gschID: 534320


  




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FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group A
 1 Antwerp 1-0 
 2 Groningen 1-0 
 3 Bosna-Royal 0-1 
 4 Le Portel 0-1 
Group B
 1 Avtodor 1-0 
 2 Benfica 1-0 
 3 Bakken 0-1 
 4 Nevezis 0-1 
Group C
 1 Kataja Basket 1-0 
 2 Mornar Bar 1-0 
 3 FC Porto 0-1 
 4 Kapfenberg 0-1 
Group D
 1 Keravnos 1-0 
 2 Kormend 1-0 
 3 Balkan 0-1 
 4 Brussels 0-1 
Group E
 1 Lukoil Acad. 1-0 
 2 UBT Cluj Napoca 1-0 
 3 Dinamo Tbilisi 0-1 
 4 Istanbul BBSK 0-1 
Group F
 1 Bnei Hertzeliya 1-0 
 2 Spirou 1-0 
 3 Alba 0-1 
 4 Tsmoki-Minsk 0-1 
Group G
 1 Demir IBB 1-0 
 2 Sigal Prishtina 1-0 
 3 Khimik 0-1 
 4 Mons-Hainaut 0-1 
Group H
 1 N.Novgorod 1-0 
 2 Szolnok 1-0 
 3 Falco-Vulcano 0-1 
 4 Karpos Sokoli 0-1 
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Nemanja MILOSEVIC
  Oradea
  (204-PF-87)
  Avg: 25.5
 1. Milosevic, Oradea25.5 
 2. Wright, Demir IBB22.5 
 3. Taylor, Steaua CSM22.0 
 4. Capers, CSU Sibiu21.5 
 5. Eldridge, Trabzons.21.5 
 6. Gaines, Parma21.5 
 7. Golden, Le Portel21.3 
 8. Perl, Falco-Vulcano20.0 
 9. Ginyard, Rabotnicki20.0 
 10. Brooks, Balkan19.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Jalen JENKINS
  KR
  (201-F-94)
  Avg: 12
 1. Jenkins, KR12.0 
 2. Smith, Boras10.0 
 3. Milosevic, Oradea10.0 
 4. Adrien, Bnei H.10.0 
 5. Tiby, Mons-Hainaut9.6 
 6. Ramstedt, Soder.9.0 
 7. Cook, Tartu Ulikool9.0 
 8. Pratt, CSU Sibiu9.0 
 9. Brooks, Balkan8.2 
 10. Talts, Tartu Ulikool8.0 
Assists Per Game
 Jonathan PERSON
  Boras
  (190-PG-93)
  Avg: 6.5
 1. Person, Boras6.5 
 2. Miller-M., Parma6.5 
 3. Walker, Demir IBB6.4 
 4. Trotter, Oradea6.0 
 5. Hammonds, Wuerz.6.0 
 6. Johnson, BM Slam .6.0 
 7. Taylor, Steaua CSM6.0 
 8. Thompson, Istanbu.5.8 
 9. Colter, Khimik5.7 
 10. Cizauskas, Tartu U.5.5 
Steals Per Game
 Marcus GINYARD
  Rabotnicki
  (196-F/G-87)
  Avg: 3.5
 1. Ginyard, Rabotnicki3.5 
 2. Pratt, CSU Sibiu3.5 
 3. Capers, CSU Sibiu3.0 
 4. Wright, Rilski2.5 
 5. Person, Boras2.5 
 6. Phillip, Szolnok2.4 
 7. Hollins, Kormend2.2 
 8. Hammonds, Wuerz.2.0 
 9. Ramstedt, Soder.2.0 
 10. Taylor, Rilski2.0 
Blocks Per Game
 Bogdan TIBIRNA
  Oradea
  (210-C-91)
  Avg: 2
 1. Tibirna, Oradea2.0 
 2. Green, Trabzonspor2.0 
 3. Tasic, AEK2.0 
 4. Fusek, Spirou2.0 
 5. Searcy, AEK1.5 
 6. Stumbris, Nevezis1.5 
 7. Tymofeyenko, Dni.1.5 
 8. Spires, Sodertalje1.5 
 9. Lapeta, BM Slam .1.5 
 10. Mornar, Boras1.5 
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