NIJT: Mas Mandoulides edge Virtus Siena - Dec 29, 2012
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Mas Mandoulides - Virtus Siena 61:49
Mas Mandoulides clinched the first win at the NIJT Citta di Roma Tournament. They capped their campaign with a 12-point success against Virtus Siena. Antreas Christodoulou (197-SF-95) fired 26 points and grabbed 7 rebounds to pace the Hellenes. Mas Mandoulides enjoyed an 18:17 lead after ten minutes. They stretched the gap at 4-point mark at halftime 33:29. Virtus Siena slowed their opponents down in the third term. The Italian youngsters got within 3 points at the final break 42:45. But Mas Mandoulides went on a 16:7 run in the final quarter to seal a comfortable victory at the end. Dimitrios Nikolaou (185-PG-95) finished with 9 points, while Paris Zaimis (188-G-95) added 6 points for the Greek team. Pierfrancesco Oliva (200-SF-96) answered with 19 points and 8 rebounds for Virtus Siena. Marco Reali (184-PG-95) had 7 points in the loss.
Italian Serie B round 24 best performance: Daniele Grilli - 1 day ago
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Guard Daniele Grilli (191-G-87) had a great game in the last round for Barcellona, receiving a Eurobasket.com Serie B Player of the Week award for round 24. The 29-year old player was the main contributor (35 points, three rebounds and five assists) to his team's victory, helping them to beat Maddaloni (#16, 3-21) 86-75. Barcellona is placed at 4th positio