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Serie A Standings
 1. EA7 Armani 16-3 
 2. Scandone AV 13-6 
 3. Umana VE 12-7 
 4. Banco di Srd 11-8 
 5. Grissin Bon RE 11-8 
 6. Dolomiti En. TR 10-9 
 7. Betaland Cdo 10-9 
 8. The Flexx PT 10-9 
 9. Enel Brindisi 9-10 
 10. Brescia 9-10 
 11. Auxilium TO 9-10 
 12. JuveCaserta 9-10 
 13. AV Cantu 7-12 
 14. VL Pesaro 6-13 
 15. Openjobmetis V. 5-14 
 16. Vanoli CR 5-14 
Full Standings
Last:2/13/2017
Serie Standings
East
 1. Virtus Bologna 16-6 
 2. Treviso Basket 15-7 
 3. Alma Trieste 15-7 
 4. Ravenna 14-8 
 5. F.Kontatto BO 13-9 
 6. Roseto 13-9 
 7. Mantova 12-10 
 8. Jesi 11-11 
 9. Verona 11-11 
 10. Piacenza 10-11 
 11. Udine APU 10-12 
 12. Bondi Ferrara 9-13 
 13. Imola 8-14 
 14. Chieti 8-14 
 15. Recanati 6-16 
 16. Unieuro Forli 4-17 
West
 1. Angelico Biella 17-5 
 2. Tortona 15-7 
 3. Legnano 14-8 
 4. Treviglio 13-9 
 5. Latina Basket 12-10 
 6. Roma Virtus 12-10 
 7. Agrigento 12-10 
 8. Mens Sana 1871 12-10 
 9. Novipiu Casale 11-11 
 10. Eurobasket Roma 11-11 
 11. Lighthouse TR 11-11 
 12. Rieti 10-12 
 13. FCM Ferentino 9-13 
 14. Scafati 6-16 
 15. Viola RC 6-16 
 16. Agropoli 5-17 
Full Standings
Last:2/22/2017
Serie Standings
Group A
 1. Omegna 15-6 
 2. Moncalieri 14-6 
 3. Valsesia 12-8 
 4. USE Basket 12-8 
 5. Fiorentina 11-9 
 6. Montecatini 11-9 
 7. Varese Robur 11-9 
 8. San Miniato 11-10 
 9. Piombino 11-10 
 10. Cecina 9-11 
 11. Siena Virtus 9-12 
 12. Bottegone 9-12 
 13. Sangiorgese 9-12 
 14. Firenze Enic 7-14 
 15. Oleggio 7-14 
 16. Domodossola 6-14 
Group B
 1. Orzinuovi GaGa 18-3 
 2. Bergamo 17-4 
 3. Piacenza 16-5 
 4. Cento 15-6 
 5. Faenza 13-8 
 6. Lecco 13-8 
 7. Padova 11-10 
 8. Crema 10-11 
 9. Desio 9-12 
 10. Milano Urania 8-13 
 11. Reggio Emilia 8-14 
 12. Volpino AltoSeb. 7-14 
 13. Sestu 7-15 
 14. Vicenza 6-15 
 15. San Vendemiano 6-15 
 16. Iseo 5-16 
Group C
 1. Napoli Cuore 19-3 
 2. Valmontone 18-3 
 3. Palestrina 18-4 
 4. Barcellona 14-6 
 5. Cassino 14-7 
 6. Catanzaro 11-9 
 7. Roma Luiss 11-10 
 8. Scauri 10-10 
 9. Cefalu 10-10 
 10. Forli Tigers 10-13 
 11. Teramo 9-10 
 12. Roma Vis Nova 6-13 
 13. Patti 6-15 
 14. Roma S.Azzurra 4-17 
 15. Viterbo SA 4-17 
 16. Maddaloni 2-19 
Group D
 1. Montegrano 18-1 
 2. Bisceglie 16-5 
 3. San Severo 15-6 
 4. Pescara 15-6 
 5. Campli 13-5 
 6. Porto S.Elpidio 13-8 
 7. Matera 11-8 
 8. Senigallia 10-9 
 9. Rimini 9-10 
 10. Ortona 8-12 
 11. Isernia 7-13 
 12. Giulianova 7-13 
 13. Taranto 5-14 
 14. Venafro 4-14 
 15. Valdiceppo 4-16 
 16. Monteroni 3-18 
Full Standings
Last:2/19/2017
Serie C Gold Standings
Emilia Romagna
 1. Lugo 13-2 
 2. Ozzano 12-3 
 3. Fiorenzuola 11-4 
 4. Bologna Salus 10-4 
 5. Ferrara 9-5 
 6. San Marino Titans 8-6 
 7. Imola 7-7 
 8. Bertinoro 6-8 
 9. Bologna Basket 4-10 
 10. Bologna Pontev. 4-10 
 11. San Lazzaro 4-10 
 12. Modena 3-10 
 13. Pol.Arena 1-14 
Lazio
 1. Civitavecchia 14-2 
 2. Roma Tiber 13-3 
 3. Fondi Oasi 11-5 
 4. Formia Meta 11-5 
 5. Roma Alfa O. 10-5 
 6. Roma San Paolo 10-6 
 7. Frascati 9-7 
 8. Aprilia 7-9 
 9. Anzio 6-10 
 10. Sora 5-10 
 11. Roma APDB 5-11 
 12. Roma Petriana 5-11 
 13. Roma Smit 5-11 
 14. Roma Lazio 0-16 
Lombardia A
 1. Pavia Basket 16-0 
 2. Omnia Basket 14-2 
 3. Vigevano 11-5 
 4. 7 Laghi Gazzada 9-7 
 5. Battaglia 9-7 
 6. Milano3 9-7 
 7. Garbagnate 8-8 
 8. Saronno 8-8 
 9. Nerviano 7-9 
 10. Pall. Milano 1958 7-9 
 11. Cermenate 6-10 
 12. Opera Basket 4-12 
 13. Cistellum Basket 2-14 
 14. Copert. Valceresio 2-14 
Lombardia B
 1. Bernareggio 14-2 
 2. Cremona 10-6 
 3. Olginate 10-6 
 4. Romano di Lomb. 10-6 
 5. Lumezzane 9-7 
 6. Corona Platina 8-8 
 7. Pc-Project CC 8-8 
 8. Pizzighettone 8-8 
 9. Gardonese 7-9 
 10. Lissone 7-9 
 11. Manerbio 6-10 
 12. Nilox Agrate 6-10 
 13. Cernusco 5-11 
 14. Lierna 4-12 
Piemonte
 1. Alba 13-1 
 2. Torino Crocetta 12-2 
 3. Trecate 9-5 
 4. Torino CUS 8-6 
 5. Alessandria Bask. 7-7 
 6. Bra BT 71 7-7 
 7. PNC Cirie 7-7 
 8. Savigliano 7-7 
 9. Collegno 7-8 
 10. College BK 6-8 
 11. Saluzzo 5-9 
 12. Casale 4-8 
 13. Fossano 4-10 
 14. Torino 2-13 
Toscana
 1. Livorno Pielle 13-4 
 2. Empoli Lai 12-5 
 3. Livorno DBosco 12-5 
 4. Castelfiorentino 11-6 
 5. Lucca Geonova 10-6 
 6. Agliana 10-7 
 7. Libertas Liburnia 10-7 
 8. Montale 10-7 
 9. Altopascio 8-9 
 10. Certaldo 8-9 
 11. Prato 7-10 
 12. Valdisieve 7-10 
 13. Cantini Lorano 5-12 
 14. Carrara CMC 4-13 
 15. Folgore 3-13 
 16. Posal Sesto SG 3-13 
Veneto FVG
 1. Oderzo 14-2 
 2. Jesolo S.Dona 13-3 
 3. Arzignano 9-7 
 4. Caorle 9-7 
 5. Mestre 9-7 
 6. Padova Unione 9-7 
 7. Trieste Jadran 9-7 
 8. Codroipo 8-8 
 9. Corno di Ros. 8-8 
 10. Monfalcone 8-8 
 11. Montebelluna 6-10 
 12. Dueville 5-11 
 13. Bassano 4-12 
 14. Castelfranco Ven. 1-15 
Last:1/31/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1 Real Madrid 17-5 
 2 CSKA 17-6 
 3 Olympiacos 16-7 
 4 Fenerbahce 15-8 
 5 Panathinaikos 13-9 
 6 Crvena Zvezda 13-10 
 7 Baskonia 12-10 
 8 Anadolu Efes 11-11 
 9 Darussafaka 11-11 
 10 Zalgiris 9-13 
 11 FC Barcelona 9-14 
 12 Brose Bask. 8-14 
 13 Maccabi T-A 8-15 
 14 Unics 7-15 
 15 EA7 Armani 7-16 
 16 Galatasaray 7-16 
Last:2/23/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 Marcus LANDRY
  Brescia
  (201-F-85)
  Avg: 20.2
 1. Landry, Brescia20.2 
 2. Sosa, JuveCaserta19.3 
 3. M'Baye, Enel B.19.3 
 4. Jones, VL Pesaro19.2 
 5. Johnson, AV Cantu18.5 
 6. Ragland, Scandone.17.7 
 7. White, Auxilium TO17.1 
 8. Della-Valle, Grissin.16.6 
 9. Aradori, Grissin .16.6 
 10. Scott, Enel Brindisi15.7 
Rebounds Per Game
 O.D. ANOSIKE
  Openjobm.
  (203-F/C-91)
  Avg: 11.6
 1. Anosike, Openjobm.11.6 
 2. Jones, VL Pesaro10.0 
 3. Washington, Auxilium.8.7 
 4. White, Auxilium TO8.3 
 5. Johnson, AV Cantu8.2 
 6. Lawal, Banco d.7.6 
 7. Watt, JuveCaserta7.6 
 8. Thomas, Vanoli CR7.5 
 9. Nnoko, VL Pesaro7.3 
 10. Jefferson, Dolomiti.7.2 
Assists Per Game
 Dominic WATERS
  AV Cantu
  (185-PG-86)
  Avg: 7.6
 1. Waters, AV Cantu7.6 
 2. Vitali, Brescia7.5 
 3. Fitipaldo, Betaland.7.5 
 4. Dowdell, AV Cantu6.3 
 5. Sosa, JuveCaserta6.1 
 6. Wright, Auxilium.5.6 
 7. Moore, The F.5.3 
 8. Ragland, Scandone.5.2 
 9. Maynor, Openjobm.4.9 
 10. Kalnietis, EA7 A.4.8 
Steals Per Game
 Corey HAWKINS
  The F.
  (190-G-91)
  Avg: 2.5
 1. Hawkins, The F.2.5 
 2. Goss, Enel Brindisi2.1 
 3. Craft, Dolomiti.1.9 
 4. Moss, Brescia1.7 
 5. Bostic, JuveCaserta1.6 
 6. Ragland, Scandone.1.6 
 7. Green, Scandone AV1.5 
 8. Lighty, Dolomiti.1.5 
 9. Moore, Enel Brindisi1.5 
 10. Harrow, VL Pesaro1.5 
Blocks Per Game
 Norvel PELLE
  Openjobm.
  (208-F-93)
  Avg: 2.4
 1. Pelle, Openjobm.2.4 
 2. Cervi, Grissin .2.3 
 3. Watt, JuveCaserta1.7 
 4. Johnson, AV Cantu1.6 
 5. Lawal, Banco d.1.4 
 6. Putney, JuveCaserta1.3 
 7. Biligha, Vanoli CR1.3 
 8. Thomas, Vanoli CR1.2 
 9. M'Baye, Enel B.1.2 
Player of the Week

 Jalen Reynolds
  Grissin Bon RE
  ( 208-F-105-92 )
  

 Tony Easley
  Eurobasket Roma
  ( 206-C-90-87 )
  

 Michele Bei
  USE Basket
  ( 200-C/F-90 )
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 20 (Regular Season)

JuveCaserta Feb.26 EA7 Armani 72%
Brescia Feb.26 Scandone AV 52%
Vanoli CR Feb.26 Umana VE 60%
Openjobmetis Feb.26 The Flexx P 66%
VL Pesaro Feb.26 Banco di Srd 54%
Grissin Bon 55% Feb.26 Dolomiti En
Auxilium TO Feb.26 Enel Brindis 57%
AV Cantu Feb.26 Betaland Cdo 63%
Next Round Schedule

Round 23 (Regular Season)

East
Chieti 64% Feb.26 Piacenza
Unieuro Forl Feb.26 F.Kontatto 83%
Mantova Feb.26 Imola 53%
Ravenna 66% Feb.26 Bondi Ferrar
Treviso Bsk 57% Feb.26 Roseto
Alma Trieste 71% Feb.26 Recanati
Udine APU Feb.26 Verona 58%
Virtus Bolog 60% Feb.26 Jesi
West
Agrigento 55% Feb.26 Treviglio
Angelico Bie 62% Feb.26 Tortona
Novipiu Casa 76% Feb.26 Agropoli
Latina Bsk 60% Feb.26 FCM Ferenti
Viola RC Feb.26 Eurobasket R 65%
Scafati Feb.26 Lighthouse 52%
Mens Sana 18 51% Feb.26 Rieti
Roma Virtus 54% Feb.26 Legnano
Next Round Schedule

Round 22 (Regular Season)

Group A
Sangiorgese 60% Feb.26 Cecina
Montecatini Feb.26 Omegna 51%
Domodossola Feb.26 USE Basket 58%
Piombino 53% Feb.26 Valsesia
San Miniato Feb.26 Fiorentina 57%
Moncalieri 72% Feb.25 Firenze Enic
Siena Virtus Feb.25 Varese Robur 51%
Bottegone 60% Feb.25 Oleggio
Group B
Iseo Feb.26 Sestu 53%
Cento 53% Feb.26 Orzinuovi Ga
Crema Feb.26 Desio 55%
Bergamo 71% Feb.26 Padova
Vicenza Feb.26 Faenza 77%
S.Vendemiano 67% Feb.25 Reggio Emili
Milano Urani Feb.25 Lecco 64%
Piacenza 76% Feb.25 Volpino Alto
Group C
Patti Feb.26 Scauri 65%
Viterbo SA Feb.26 Roma Luiss 69%
Napoli Cuore 70% Feb.26 Palestrina
Valmontone 66% Feb.26 Barcellona
Catanzaro 69% Feb.26 Roma Vis Nov
Roma S.Azzur Feb.25 Teramo 67%
Cassino 59% Feb.25 Cefalu
Forli Tigers 76% Feb.25 Maddaloni
Group D
Pescara Feb.26 Montegrano 63%
Senigallia 55% Feb.26 Bisceglie
Matera 56% Feb.26 Ortona
Giulianova Feb.26 Isernia 56%
San Severo 75% Feb.26 Rimini
Taranto Feb.26 Campli 81%
Monteroni Feb.26 Venafro 59%
Porto S.Elpi 86% Feb.26 Valdiceppo
Next Round Schedule

Round 24 (Regular Season)

Crvena Zvezd 61% Mar.3 Brose Bask.
Darussafaka 51% Mar.3 Panathinaiko
FC Barcelona Mar.3 CSKA 70%
Unics Mar.3 Anadolu Efes 63%
Galatasaray Mar.2 Real Madrid 83%
Baskonia 63% Mar.2 EA7 Armani
Maccabi T-A Mar.2 Olympiacos 74%
Zalgiris 56% Mar.2 Fenerbahce
Lega2 Round 6 of Regular Season - Nov 11, 2012


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Aget Service IM (#13) forced the game against Tuscany Pistoia (#2) into an overtime, but lost by one point 75-76 on Sunday night. The game took place in Imola. But the guests from Pistoia were better at the end. The best player for the winners was Michael Hicks (194-G/F-76, college: Texas A&M-CC) who scored 21 points and 9 rebounds. Tuscany Pistoia maintains second position with 5-1 record having just -5 point less than leader Biancoblu BO. Aget Service IM lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fourteenth place with five games lost. Tuscany Pistoia will face Givova Scafati (#7) at home in the next round where they are favorite. Aget Service IM will play against Sigma Barcellona (#6).

In the last two games of round 6 AcegasAps TR defeated Upea CdO in Trieste 97-81. LeGanberi FO was beaten by Fileni BPA Jesi at home 63-70. Pall.Trento lost to undefeated Biancoblu BO on the opponent's court 66-70. C.de Latte BRE managed to outperform Tezenis VE in a home game 80-77. Sigma Barcel. managed to beat Novipiu Casale on the road 82-80.
The best stats of 6th round was 21 points and 14 rebounds by J.R. Giddens of C.de Latte BRE.

Upea CdO - AcegasAps TR 81-97

There was no surprise in Capo d'Orlando where bottom-ranked Upea CdO (0-6) was defeated by sixth ranked AcegasAps TR (4-2) 97-81 on Sunday. The guests trailed by 2 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 9-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 97-81. AcegasAps TR shot 61.3 percent from the field. The best player for the winners was American guard Jobey Thomas (194-80, college: Charlotte) who scored 35 points (!!!) and 6 rebounds. Belarusian Mikita Meshcharakou (202-88, college: Wake Forest) chipped in 22 points and 5 rebounds. AcegasAps TR's coach Eugenio Dalmasson used an eleven-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. At the other side the best for losing team was American swingman Alex Young (198-89, college: IUPUI) who recorded 32 points and his fellow American import point guard Talor Battle (183-88, college: Penn St.) added 14 points, 9 assists and 5 steals respectively. AcegasAps TR moved-up to third place, which they share with 4 other teams. Upea CdO at the other side, also newcomer in the league, still closes the standings with six games lost. AcegasAps TR will face LeGamberi Foods Forl (#11) in Forli in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Upea CdO will play on the road against Fileni BPA Jesi (#9) and hopes to get finally their first victory.
Top scorers:
Upea CdO: A.Young 32+4reb+2ast, T.Battle 14+4reb+9ast, D.Mathis 10+2reb+4ast, M.Poletti 8+2reb, O.George 8+4reb+1ast, R.Rullo 6+4reb+3ast
AcegasAps TR: J.Thomas 35+6reb+1ast, M.Meshcharakou 22+5reb+1ast, M.Carra 17+3reb+5ast, B.Brown 8+1reb, A.Filloy 7+5ast, B.Ondo Mengue 4+1reb
gschID: 188790


LeGanberi FO - Fileni BPA Jesi 63-70

Everything could happen in Forli at the game between two tied teams. Both eleventh ranked Fileni BPA Jesi and 10th ranked LeGamberi Foods Forl had identical 2-3 record. But LeGamberi Foods Forl was not able to use a home court advantage and lost to the opponent from Jesi 70-63 on Sunday night. LeGamberi Foods Forl was trailing by 2 points at halftime but managed to get 3-point lead after three quarters before a 19-9 charge of Fileni BPA Jesi, which allowed them to win the game. It was a great shooting night for Fileni BPA Jesi especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 53.3 percentage. The best player for the winners was American forward Eric Griffin (203-90, college: Campbell) who scored 16 points and 9 rebounds. The former international center Michele Maggioli (212-77) chipped in 11 points and 8 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was American point guard Bo Spencer (186-89, college: Nebraska) who recorded 17 points and Bosnian-Serbian forward Miroslav Todic (205-85) added 6 points and 11 rebounds respectively. Fileni BPA Jesi (3-3) moved-up to eighth place, which they share with Tezenis VE. LeGamberi Foods Forl lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the eleventh position with four games lost. Fileni BPA Jesi will face bottom-ranked Upea CdO (#15) in Capo d'Orlando in the next round and are hoping to win another game. LeGamberi Foods Forl will play on the road against AcegasAps TR (#5) in Trieste.
Top scorers:
LeGanberi FO: B.Spencer 17+3reb, T.Roderick 12+2reb+2ast, M.Soloperto 12+4reb+1ast, B.Musso 6+3reb, N.Natali 6+5reb, M.Todic 6+11reb
Fileni BPA Jesi: E.Griffin 16+9reb+1ast, J.Valentini 13+3reb, M.Maggioli 11+8reb+2ast, J.Sanders 9+3reb, R.Hoover 9+4reb+1ast, R.Gaspardo 6
gschID: 188789


Aget Service IM - Giorgo Tesi PT 75-76 OT

Aget Service IM (#13) forced the game against Tuscany Pistoia (#2) into an overtime, but lost by one point 75-76 on Sunday night. The game took place in Imola. But the guests from Pistoia were better at the end. The guests trailed by 6 points at the halftime before their 18-9 charge in the third quarter, which allowed them to tie the game at the end of regular time. They were better in overtime eventually winning that period 6-5. The best player for the winners was Panamanian swingman Michael Hicks (194-76, college: Texas A&M-CC) who scored 21 points and 9 rebounds. The former international power forward Giacomo Galanda (211-75) chipped in 15 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was American guard Paul Marigney (192-82, college: St.Mary's, CA) who recorded 27 points and 7 rebounds (went 8 for 8 at the free throw line) and the former international swingman Matteo Maestrello (198-81) added 11 points respectively. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Tuscany Pistoia maintains second position with 5-1 record having just -5 point less than leader Biancoblu BO. Aget Service IM lost third consecutive game. They dropped to the fourteenth place with five games lost. Tuscany Pistoia will face Givova Scafati (#7) at home in the next round where they are favorite. Aget Service IM will play against Sigma Barcellona (#6).
Top scorers:
Aget Service IM: P.Marigney 27+7reb+2ast, D.Gay 12+1reb+2ast, F.Foiera 11+5reb+1ast, M.Maestrello 11+4reb+3ast, M.Chillo 4+5reb, S.Zagorac 4+2reb+1ast
Giorgo Tesi PT: M.Hicks 21+9reb+1ast, G.Galanda 15+8reb+4ast, F.Toppo 13+10reb+1ast, A.Graves 12+5reb+1ast, R.Cortese 6+4reb, G.Meini 4+3reb+3ast
gschID: 188787


Biancoblu BO - Pall.Trento 70-66

Very expected game in Bologna where 9th ranked Pall.Trento (2-3) was defeated by top-ranked Biancoblu BO (5-0) 70-66 on Sunday. However just four-point win is not that big difference and the fans of host team counted on more convincing victory. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning the initial quarter 24-19. But Pall.Trento won second period 17-16. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Biancoblu BO made 24-of-28 free shots (85.7 percent) during the game. Pall.Trento was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. The best player for the winners was the former international point guard Andrea Pecile (187-80) who scored 19 points, 5 assists and 6 steals. Naturalized Ghanian guard David Cournooh (188-90) chipped in 18 points and 5 assists. At the other side the best for losing team was the former international forward Luigi Dordei (202-81) who recorded 18 points and 5 rebounds and the former international power forward Luca Garri (207-82) added 9 points and 9 rebounds respectively. Biancoblu BO have an impressive five-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 5-0 record. Newly promoted Pall.Trento dropped to the tenth place with three games lost. Biancoblu BO will face Tezenis VE (#8) in Verona in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Pall.Trento will play at home against FCM Ferentino.
Top scorers:
Pall.Trento: L.Dordei 18+5reb+1ast, B.Elder 14+4reb, M.Umeh 10+2reb+3ast, L.Garri 9+9reb+1ast, D.Pascolo 8+2reb+1ast, M.Spanghero 5+3reb+1ast
Biancoblu BO: A.Pecile 19+4reb+5ast, D.Cournooh 18+2reb+5ast, P.Verri 9+3reb+1ast, D.Cutolo 8+4reb, W.Mosley 6+13reb, M.Vitali 6+3reb+1ast
gschID: 188786


C.de Latte BRE - Tezenis VE 80-77

Everything could happen in Brescia at the game between two tied teams. Both fourth ranked C.de Latte BRE and 5th ranked Tezenis VE had identical 3-2 record. This time C.de Latte BRE used a home court advantage and edged the opponent from Verona 80-77 on Sunday night. The hosts trailed by 18 points at the halftime before their 48-27 charge in the second half, which allowed them to win the game. The best player for the winners was American swingman J.R. Giddens (196-85, college: N.Mexico) who had a double-double by scoring 21 points and 14 rebounds. The other American import guard Michael Jenkins (191-86, college: Winthrop) chipped in 25 points and 8 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was international point guard Massimo Chessa (188-88, agency: Two Points) who recorded 17 points and American guard Charlie Westbrook (193-89, college: S.Dakota) added 14 points and 6 rebounds respectively. Four C.de Latte BRE and five Tezenis VE players scored in double figures. C.de Latte BRE (4-2) moved-up to third place, which they share with 4 other teams. Tezenis VE at the other side dropped to the eighth position with three games lost. C.de Latte BRE will have a break next round. Tezenis VE will play at home against the league's leader Biancoblu BO (#1) in Bologna.
Top scorers:
Tezenis VE: M.Chessa 17+3reb+1ast, M.Jose Ghersetti 15+4reb+1ast, C.Westbrook 14+6reb, G.Boscagin 10, O.Lawal 10+9reb+1ast, R.McConnell 6+1reb
C.de Latte BRE: M.Jenkins 25+8reb+1ast, J.Giddens 21+14reb+2ast, N.Barlos 14+5reb+3ast, D.Brkic 12+4reb+2ast, F.Loschi 4+1reb, E.Lombardi 2
gschID: 188785


Givova Scafati - Prima Veroli 68-63 OT

Givova Scafati recorded the fourth win as they outscored Prima Veroli in overtime. Ronald Slay dropped 18 points and grabbed 16 rebounds for the home side. Keddric Mays added 15 points for the winners. Jimmy Hunter responded with 18 points for Prima Veroli. Luka Infante provided 12 points in the losing effort.
Top scorers:
Prima Veroli: J.Hunter 18+2reb+3ast, L.Infante 12+8reb, T.Rinaldi 11+9reb+1ast, M.Jurevicus 10+2reb+2ast, E.Walker 7+2reb+1ast, S.Berti 3+3reb+1ast
Givova Scafati: R.Slay 18+16reb+2ast, K.Mays 15+1reb+1ast, F.Bushati 8+4reb+4ast, A.Ghiacci 8+6reb+2ast, D.Rosignoli 6+4reb, J.Tavernari 5+3reb+1ast
gschID: 188784


Novipiu Casale - Sigma Barcel. 80-82

There was a minor upset when one of their biggest challengers Novipiu Casale (4-2) was edged at home by seventh ranked Sigma Barcellona (4-2) 82-80 on Sunday. Novipiu Casale was trailing by 12 points at halftime but managed to get 5-point lead after three quarters before a 24-17 charge of Sigma Barcellona, which allowed them to win the game. The best player for the winners was American point guard Troy Bell (186-80, college: Boston Coll.) who scored 17 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists. Naturalized American forward Craig Callahan (203-81, college: NC-Wilmington, agency: Three Eye Sports) chipped in 13 points and 7 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was American swingman Rodney Green (195-88, college: La Salle) who recorded 25 points and the former international guard Matteo Malaventura (197-78) added 18 points respectively. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Sigma Barcellona moved-up to third place, which they share with 4 other teams including defeated Novipiu Casale. Sigma Barcellona will face Aget Service IM (#14) in Imola in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Novipiu Casale will play on the road against Prima Veroli (#12) and be promoted back to the SerieA just one year after relegation.
Top scorers:
Novipiu Casale: R.Green 25+3reb+3ast, M.Malaventura 18+1reb+1ast, S.Pierich 15+4reb+1ast, N.Martinoni 13+2reb, C.Ware 7+2reb+5ast, P.Butkevicius 2+16reb
Sigma Barcel.: T.Bell 17+5reb+6ast, M.Sanders 14+2reb, C.Callahan 13+7reb+1ast, T.Green 12+2reb+6ast, M.Giuri 9+2reb+1ast, A.Cittadini 6+6reb
gschID: 188783
  




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