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Lithuanian Basketball (Men)

LKL Standings
 1. Zalgiris 32-4 
 2. Lietuvos rytas 28-8 
 3. Neptunas 19-17 
 4. Vytautas 19-17 
 5. Juventus 18-18 
 6. Siauliai 18-18 
 7. Lietkabelis 16-20 
 8. P.Zvaigzdes 14-22 
 9. Dzukija 8-28 
 10. Nevezis 8-28 
Last:4/24/2016
NKL Stage Two Standings
Places 1-7
 1. Suduva-Mantinga 33-5 
 2. Vytis 28-10 
 3. Mazeikiai 27-11 
 4. Palanga 20-18 
 5. Perlas-MRU 20-18 
 6. Zalgiris II 19-19 
 7. Telsiai 15-23 
Places 8-14
 1. Nafta-Uni. 18-20 
 2. Delikatesas 17-21 
 3. Petrochema 17-21 
 4. Silute 16-22 
 5. Rasai 15-23 
 6. Ezerunas-Karys 13-25 
 7. Lietkabelis-2 8-30 
Stage One Standings
Last:3/20/2016
RKL Standings
 1. Akmenes 27-3 
 2. Klaipedos LCC 25-5 
 3. Taurages 25-5 
 4. KTU 22-8 
 5. Gargzdu 20-10 
 6. Omega-United 18-12 
 7. Suduva 2 16-14 
 8. Anyksciu 15-15 
 9. Birzai 15-15 
 10. Kretinga 14-16 
 11. LSU-Atletas 13-17 
 12. Citus 11-19 
 13. Kristalas 10-20 
 14. Aukstaitija 5-25 
 15. Sabonio 3-27 
 16. ASU/Tornado 1-29 
Last:2/28/2016
Lower leagues Standings
KKML-A
 1. IMLITEX 6-1 
 2. Minbra 5-2 
 3. Kauno kolegija 4-2 
 4. Basement 3-2 
 5. VDU-2 Kauno 2-3 
 6. Perkunas 2-5 
 7. UNITED 1-4 
 8. Kauno grudai 1-5 
RKBL-A
 1. Olimpas 9-0 
 2. Zeimena Pab. 8-1 
 3. VDU-2 Kauno 6-3 
 4. Lietuvos rytas 2 5-3 
 5. SRC-Dzukija 5-4 
 6. Ignalinos 4-4 
 7. Perkunas-Vytrita 3-6 
 8. Guosta 2-7 
 9. LKSK 2-7 
 10. Jonavos 0-9 
RKBL-B
 1. Pakruojis 8-1 
 2. Radviliskio 8-1 
 3. Plunge 7-2 
 4. Kelme 5-4 
 5. Fortuna-Agava 4-5 
 6. Kupiskis 4-5 
 7. Silales Lusis 4-5 
 8. Kedainiu 3-6 
 9. Sedula-Aibe 2-7 
 10. Siauliai-Policija 0-9 
SKL
 1. Kalvis 9-0 
 2. Akmenes 7-3 
 3. Blogieciai 5-4 
 4. Solo-Eurogym 5-4 
 5. Artiliux NMF 3-7 
 6. Saule-98 2-7 
 7. Policija-Zvalguva 2-8 
SKL-A
 1. MRU 11-1 
 2. Ferimsta 10-2 
 3. VGTU 9-2 
 4. Tegra 8-4 
 5. Volfas Engelman 7-4 
 6. LEU-Sviesa 6-5 
 7. VU 6-5 
 8. Oro navigacija 5-7 
 9. Vilniaus kolegija 5-7 
 10. Stekas 4-8 
 11. VTDK-SLK 3-8 
 12. Sadolin 3-9 
 13. Legionas 2-9 
 14. S.Marciulionio 2-10 
Last:12/28/2015
Euroleague Standings
Group E
 1 Fener.Ulker 11-3 
 2 Lokomotiv 9-5 
 3 Panathinaikos 9-5 
 4 Crvena Zvezda 7-7 
 5 Anadolu Efes 7-7 
 6 Darussafaka 5-9 
 7 Unicaja 4-10 
 8 Cedevita 4-10 
Group F
 1 CSKA 10-4 
 2 Laboral Kutxa 9-5 
 3 FC Barcelona 8-6 
 4 Real Madrid 7-7 
 5 Khimky 7-7 
 6 Brose Bask. 7-7 
 7 Olympiacos 6-8 
 8 Zalgiris 2-12 
Stage One Standings
Last:4/8/2016
Eurocup Standings
Group G
 1 B.Muenchen 4-2 
 2 Banvit BK 4-2 
 3 Dominion BB 3-3 
 4 Ratiopharm 1-5 
Group H
 1 Gran Canaria 5-1 
 2 Strasbourg 4-2 
 3 Avtodor 3-3 
 4 Hapoel J-M 0-6 
Group I
 1 EWE Baskets 4-2 
 2 Limoges 3-3 
 3 Valencia 3-3 
 4 PAOK 2-4 
Group J
 1 EA7 Armani 4-2 
 2 ALBA 3-3 
 3 Aris 3-3 
 4 Neptunas 2-4 
Group K
 1 Dolomiti En. TR 4-2 
 2 Karsiyaka 3-3 
 3 Trabzonspor 3-3 
 4 Grissin Bon RE 2-4 
Group L
 1 Zenit 4-2 
 2 Stelmet ZG 3-3 
 3 Ludwigsburg 3-3 
 4 Umana VE 2-4 
Group M
 1 Unics 6-0 
 2 N.Novgorod 3-3 
 3 Maccabi T-A 2-4 
 4 Un.Olimpija 1-5 
Group N
 1 Galatasaray 4-2 
 2 CAI Zaragoza 4-2 
 3 Banco di Srd 3-3 
 4 Szolnok 1-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/10/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group O
 1. ASVEL 5-1 
 2. Maccabi Rishon 4-2 
 3. Krka 2-4 
 4. Kataja Basket 1-5 
Group P
 1. Ventspils 4-2 
 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 3-3 
 4. Lukoil Acad. 1-5 
Group Q
 1. Turk Telekom 5-1 
 2. Oostende 5-1 
 3. Boras 2-4 
 4. Slask Wroclaw 0-6 
Group R
 1. Chalon 5-1 
 2. AV Cantu 3-3 
 3. Enisey 3-3 
 4. TU/Rock 1-5 
Group S
 1. Rovinari 3-3 
 2. Cibona 3-3 
 3. P.Zvaigzdes 3-3 
 4. Le Havre 3-3 
Group T
 1. Juventus 4-2 
 2. Khimik 4-2 
 3. Mons-Hainaut 3-3 
 4. Bakken 1-5 
Group U
 1. Fraport SKY 6-0 
 2. Royal Hali 3-3 
 3. Sodertalje 2-4 
 4. Rosa Radom 1-5 
Group V
 1. Openjobmetis V. 5-1 
 2. AEK 3-3 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Gussing 1-5 
Stage One Standings
Last:2/3/2016
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1 Lietkabelis 10-2 
 2 Valmiera 9-3 
 3 Rapla 7-5 
 4 TLU/Kalev 6-6 
 5 Nevezis 4-8 
 6 Barons Riga 4-8 
 7 Parnu 2-10 
Group B
 1 Vytautas 11-1 
 2 Liepaja/Triobet 8-4 
 3 Jekabpils 7-5 
 4 Tarvas 6-6 
 5 Jurmala 5-7 
 6 Barsy Atyrau 3-9 
 7 TTU 2-10 
Last:1/27/2016
Points Per Game
 Derrick LOW
  P.Zvaigzdes
  (191-PG-86)
  Avg: 14.9
 1. Low, P.Zvaigzdes14.9 
 2. Butterfield, Juven.14.5 
 3. Moore, P.Zvaigzdes13.9 
 4. Ewing, Neptunas13.6 
 5. Kupsas, Nevezis13.4 
 6. Vasiliauskas, Vyta.13.4 
 7. Kisielius, Vytautas13.1 
 8. Sulskis, Vytautas13.0 
 9. Dilys, Vytautas13.0 
 10. Gvezdauskas, Nev.12.9 
Rebounds Per Game
 Assem MAREI
  Siauliai
  (206-F-92)
  Avg: 7.5
 1. Marei, Siauliai7.5 
 2. Sulskis, Vytautas6.9 
 3. Kupsas, Nevezis6.7 
 4. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.6.5 
 5. Staniulis, P.Zvaig.6.3 
 6. King, Nevezis6.2 
 7. Butterfield, Juven.6.1 
 8. Grant, Neptunas6.1 
 9. Lapeta, Lietuvos.5.6 
 10. Valeika, Lietkabe.5.4 
Assists Per Game
 Rolandas ALIJEVAS
  Juventus
  (192-G-85)
  Avg: 6
 1. Alijevas, Juventus6.0 
 2. Kalnietis, EA7 A.5.3 
 3. Low, P.Zvaigzdes4.4 
 4. Vasiliauskas, Vyta.4.2 
 5. Pavkovic, Lietkabe.4.2 
 6. Laprovittola, Estu.3.8 
 7. Kisielius, Vytautas3.7 
 8. Ewing, Neptunas3.6 
 9. Randle, Zalgiris3.6 
 10. Brown, Lietuvos.3.5 
Steals Per Game
 Vytautas SULSKIS
  Vytautas
  (200-G-88)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Sulskis, Vytautas1.7 
 2. Giedraitis, Siauli.1.5 
 3. Butkevicius, Neptu.1.4 
 4. Sirutavicius, Vyta.1.4 
 5. Kisielius, Vytautas1.4 
 6. Alijevas, Juventus1.4 
 7. Moore, P.Zvaigzdes1.3 
 8. Ewing, Neptunas1.3 
 9. Jomantas, Lietuvo.1.3 
 10. Laprovittola, Est.1.2 
Blocks Per Game
 Vaidas CEPUKAITIS
  Vytau.
  (207-C/F-89)
  Avg: 1.1
 1. Cepukaitis, Vytau.1.1 
 2. Kupsas, Nevezis1.0 
 3. Javtokas, Zalgiris0.9 
 4. Urbonas, Dzukija0.9 
 5. Zagreba, Vytautas0.9 
 6. Lapeta, Lietuvos.0.8 
 7. Vougioukas, Zalgir.0.8 
 8. Staniulis, P.Zvaig.0.8 
 9. Grant, Neptunas0.8 
 10. Marei, Siauliai0.7 
Lithuanian men teams in Euro cups 2015-2016
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Play-Off bracket
Next Round Schedule

Game 1 (Finals)

Zalgiris 77% May.25 Neptunas
NKL Round 16: Leader Dzukija loses to Radviliskis - Dec 2, 2012


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There were many interesting games last round. The round ended with loss of the undefeated team, derby games, favorites losing the games and games ending by tiny margin.

Top ranked Dzukija (11-5) recorded its fifth loss in Alytus on Saturday night. Hosts were edged by seventeenth ranked Radviliskis (4-12) 87-84. Radviliskis dominated down low during the game scoring 66 of its points in the paint compared to Dzukija's 44. 24 personal fouls committed by Dzukija helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Forward Vaidas Trepocka (200-80, agency: Court Side) fired 24 points for the winners. Power forward Erikas Kaupaitis (202-84, college: USC Upstate) chipped in 10 points and 14 rebounds. Guard Mindaugas Reminas (190-86) produced 24 points and 7 rebounds for lost side. Radviliskis moved-up to fifteenth place, which they share with Silute and Nafta Universitetas. Newly promoted Dzukija dropped to the second position with five games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Radviliskis is looking forward to face bottom-ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (#18) on the road in the next round. Dzukija will play against Nafta Universitetas (#15) in Klaipeda and is hoping to win this game.
Important game to mention about took place in Plunge. Sixth ranked Olimpas (11-5) saved a 3-point victory at home edging one of their biggest challengers Suduva-Mantinga (10-6) 74-71 on Saturday evening. It was a key game for the second position in the league. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Ignas Razutis (185-87) who helped to win the game recording 22 points and 5 steals (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). Audrius Maneikis contributed with 21 points for the winners. Guard Zilvinas Kuklierius (180-85) replied with 18 points and 8 rebounds for Suduva-Mantinga. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Olimpas have an impressive five-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Suduva-Mantinga at the other side dropped to the sixth position with six games lost. They share it with Meresta and Zalgiris-Sabonio. Olimpas will play against S.Marciulionio (#10) in Vilnius in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Suduva-Mantinga will play on the road against Silute (#17) and hopes to get back on the winning track.
A very close game took place in Kaunas between Birstono and Zalgiris-Sabonio. Fourteenth ranked Birstono (5-11) got a very close home victory over higher ranked Zalgiris-Sabonio (10-6). Birstono managed to escape with a 2-point win 66-64 on Saturday evening. It was quite big embarassment for the guest team. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Zalgiris-Sabonio. Worth to mention a great performance of Paulius Kleiza who helped to win the game recording 27 points and 4 assists. At the losing side Arturas Gudaitis responded with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 11 rebounds. Birstono maintains fourteenth position with 5-11 record. Loser Zalgiris-Sabonio keeps the sixth place with six games lost. They share the position with Meresta and Suduva-Mantinga. Birstono will meet at home higher ranked Statyba (#3) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Zalgiris-Sabonio will play against the league's second-placed Zanavykas having rather not much hope for a victory.
A very interesting game took place in Vilnius. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 11th ranked Perlas-MRU (7-9) to tenth ranked Triobet (9-7) 91-88 on Saturday evening. The winners were led by Vytautas Kruzikas who scored that evening 17 points and 9 rebounds. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Triobet moved-up to ninth place, which they share with S.Marciulionio. Perlas-MRU at the other side keeps the eleventh position with nine games lost. Triobet's next round opponent will be Ezerunas-Karys (#13) in Moletai. Perlas-MRU will play at home against Delikatesas in Joniskis and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Silute. Local Silute (4-12) was outscored by second ranked Mazeikiai (12-4) 94-65 on Saturday night. Osvaldas Macernis fired 25 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. Silute's coach Justas Brazas gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. Mazeikiai keeps a position of league leader. Silute lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the fifteenth place with 12 games lost. Mazeikiai will face Meresta (#6) in Pakruojis in the next round where they are favorite. Silute will play at home against Suduva-Mantinga (#7) in Marijampole.

Rest of the games of round 16 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Delikatesas defeated Gargzdai in Joniskis 79-72. Zanavykas beat S.Marciulionio at home 99-83. Nafta Universitetas lost to Statyba on the opponent's court 80-85.
The best stats of 16th round was 35 points (!!!), 6 rebounds and 6 assists by Edgaras Stanionis of Zanavykas.



Silute - Mazeikiai 65-94

The game with biggest result difference took place in Silute. Local Silute (4-12) was outscored by second ranked Mazeikiai (12-4) 94-65 on Saturday night. The guests trailed by 3 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 9-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 94-65. Mazeikiai forced 25 Silute turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 22 assists comparing to just 9 passes made by Silute's players. Forward Osvaldas Macernis (196-82) fired 25 points and 5 rebounds for the winners. Rokas Giedraitis (198-92) chipped in 26 points. American point guard Dustin Heiman (180-86, college: Abil.Christian) produced 20 points and guard Evaldas Saulys (193-93) added 15 points and 7 rebounds respectively for lost side. Silute's coach Justas Brazas gave up on the game allowing to play ten players seeing no chance for a win. Mazeikiai keeps a position of league leader. Silute lost fourth consecutive game. They dropped to the fifteenth place with 12 games lost. Mazeikiai will face Meresta (#6) in Pakruojis in the next round where they are favorite. Silute will play at home against Suduva-Mantinga (#7) in Marijampole.
Top scorers:
Mazeikiai: R.Giedraitis 26+2ast, O.Macernis 25+5reb+2ast, A.Mazutis 11+2reb+5ast, A.Kojenets 10+2reb, A.Mikutis 9+7reb+1ast, V.Pikalavicius 9+8reb+7ast
Silute: D.Heiman 20+4reb+3ast, E.Saulys 15+7reb, M.Kasiulevicius 9+3reb+1ast, D.Lavonne Brents 8+1reb+1ast, E.Molosciakas 6+1reb+1ast, G.Pakalniskis 4+8reb+1ast
gschID: 201287


Birstono - Zalgiris-Sabonio 66-64

A very close game took place in Kaunas between Birstono and Zalgiris-Sabonio. Fourteenth ranked Birstono (5-11) got a very close home victory over higher ranked Zalgiris-Sabonio (10-6). Birstono managed to escape with a 2-point win 66-64 on Saturday evening. It was quite big embarassment for the guest team. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Zalgiris-Sabonio. The hosts took control from the first minutes by winning first half. But Zalgiris-Sabonio won third quarter 18-16. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Birstono forced 23 Zalgiris-Sabonio turnovers. Worth to mention a great performance of Paulius Kleiza (195-88) who helped to win the game recording 27 points and 4 assists and Simas Raupys (195-94) who added 12 points and 8 rebounds during the contest. At the losing side center Arturas Gudaitis (208-93) responded with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 11 rebounds and Justas Tamulis (194-94, agency: Beo Basket) scored 15 points and 5 rebounds. Birstono maintains fourteenth position with 5-11 record. Loser Zalgiris-Sabonio keeps the sixth place with six games lost. They share the position with Meresta and Suduva-Mantinga. Birstono will meet at home higher ranked Statyba (#3) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Zalgiris-Sabonio will play against the league's second-placed Zanavykas having rather not much hope for a victory.
Top scorers:
Birstono: P.Kleiza 27+2reb+4ast, S.Raupys 12+8reb+3ast, M.Lukminas 6+3reb, P.Petrilevicius 6+3reb+2ast, A.Ramonaitis 5+2reb+2ast, D.Sabeckis 4+1reb
Zalgiris-Sabonio: A.Gudaitis 17+11reb+1ast, J.Tamulis 15+5reb, V.Kariniauskas 13+4reb+1ast, T.Dimsa 6+1reb+2ast, M.Grigonis 5+7reb+3ast, L.Lekavicius 4+3reb+1ast
gschID: 201281


Perlas-MRU - Triobet 88-91

A very interesting game took place in Vilnius. This derby game ended with only three-point home defeat of 11th ranked Perlas-MRU (7-9) to tenth ranked Triobet (9-7) 91-88 on Saturday evening. It looked good early as Perlas-MRU took an 4-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then Triobet had a 27-13 second period charge getting the lead and Perlas-MRU was not able to take back game control losing it eventually 88-91. Triobet made 30-of-38 charity shots (78.9 percent) during the game. They also forced 20 Perlas-MRU turnovers. 32 personal fouls committed by Perlas-MRU helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. The winners were led by forward Vytautas Kruzikas (199-89) who scored that evening 17 points and 9 rebounds and forward Martynas Linkevicius (197-85) supported him with 14 points, 8 rebounds and 6 assists. Even 17 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists by guard Dominykas Domarkas (189-92) did not help to save the game for Perlas-MRU. Forward Antanas Udras (202-92) added 19 points and 5 rebounds (on 8-of-9 shooting from the field) for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Both coaches tested many bench players in such tough game. Triobet moved-up to ninth place, which they share with S.Marciulionio. Perlas-MRU at the other side keeps the eleventh position with nine games lost. Triobet's next round opponent will be Ezerunas-Karys (#13) in Moletai. Perlas-MRU will play at home against Delikatesas in Joniskis and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Triobet: T.Milinskas 18+7reb+1ast, V.Kruzikas 17+9reb+2ast, M.Linkevicius 14+8reb+6ast, H.Vorotnikovas 12+6reb+2ast, A.Lencevicius 9+2reb, T.Sebeziovas 9+2reb+1ast
Perlas-MRU: A.Udras 19+5reb+1ast, D.Domarkas 17+5reb+4ast, J.Elvikis 14+5reb+2ast, Z.Kelys 14+2reb+5ast, Z.Stankus 9+2reb, A.Vitas 7+4reb+1ast
gschID: 201280


Gargzdai - Delikatesas 72-79

There was no surprise when 18th ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (2-14) was defeated at home by thirteenth ranked Delikatesas (7-9) 79-72 on Saturday. The guests trailed by 8 points after three quarters before their 24-9 charge, which allowed them to win the game. Delikatesas forced 22 Gargzdai-Bremena turnovers. Strangely Gargzdai-Bremena outrebounded Delikatesas 39-24 including 27 on the defensive glass. Gargzdai-Bremena was plagued by 27 personal fouls down the stretch. Swingman Mantas Pukinskas (198-89) fired 21 points for the winners. Forward Edvinas Vaupsas (201-91) chipped in 19 points and 4 steals. Forward Donatas Tarolis (201-94) produced a double-double by scoring 27 points and 13 rebounds and point guard Dominikas Matutis (180-91) added 17 points and 6 rebounds respectively for lost side. Gargzdai-Bremena's coach rotated ten players in this game, but that didn't help. Delikatesas moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with Perlas-MRU and Ezerunas-Karys. Loser Gargzdai-Bremena stay at the bottom position with 14 games lost. Delikatesas will face Perlas-MRU (#12) in Vilnius in the next round. Gargzdai-Bremena will play at home against Radviliskis (#16) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Delikatesas: M.Pukinskas 21+3reb+1ast, E.Vaupsas 19+3reb, P.Klemas 9+3reb+4ast, A.Kvedaravicius 9+4reb+5ast, Z.Petraitis 8+3reb+4ast, L.Lukosevicius 5+2reb+1ast
Gargzdai: D.Tarolis 27+13reb, D.Matutis 17+6reb+2ast, R.Zabita 9+3reb, G.Sakalas 9+4reb+2ast, M.Grigaitis 8+4reb, M.Sekstins 2+2reb
gschID: 201286


Zanavykas - S.Marciulionio 99-83

No shocking result in a game in Sakiai where fourth ranked Zanavykas (11-5) defeated 9th ranked S.Marciulionio (9-7) 99-83 on Saturday. It was a very close game until the last quarter, when Zanavykas's pressure prevailed and they won that period 29-17 extending their advantage to 16 points. They shot 62.5 percent from the field. Zanavykas looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. Guard Edgaras Stanionis (193-88) fired 35 points (!!!), 6 rebounds and 6 assists (made all of his eight free throws) for the winners. Guard Arturs Pelss (181-87) chipped in 8 points, 8 rebounds and 10 assists. Zanavykas' coach Giedrius Zibenas used a ten-player rotation which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Forward Osvaldas Olisevicius (200-93) produced 15 points and 6 rebounds and forward Arvydas Gydra (206-89) added 10 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists respectively for lost side. Five S.Marciulionio players scored in double figures. Zanavykas have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Loser S.Marciulionio keeps the ninth position with seven games lost. Zanavykas will face Zalgiris-Sabonio (#8) in Kaunas in the next round where they are favorite. S.Marciulionio will play on the road against Olimpas in Plunge.
Top scorers:
Zanavykas: E.Stanionis 35+6reb+6ast, V.Sumskis 20+2reb+1ast, L.Valantinas 10+1ast, A.Pelss 8+8reb+10ast, R.Ostreika 8+1reb+2ast, M.Uzupis 8+1reb
S.Marciulionio: R.Bitinas 19+1reb, O.Olisevicius 15+6reb+1ast, T.Lekunas 12+3reb+3ast, G.Staniulis 10+3reb+3ast, A.Gydra 10+7reb+4ast, T.Rakauskas 9+2reb+3ast
gschID: 201283


Statyba - Nafta Universitetas 85-80

Very expected game in Vilnius where 15th ranked Nafta Universitetas (4-12) was defeated by seventh ranked Statyba (11-5) 85-80 on Saturday. However just five-point win is not that big difference and the fans of host team counted on more convincing victory. Nafta Universitetas was tied after three quarters but could not keep up in the last quarter eventually losing the game. Statyba dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Nafta Universitetas' 42. Forward Darius Tarvydas (200-91) fired 21 points and 8 rebounds for the winners. point guard Ovidijus Varanauskas (187-91) chipped in 17 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Forward Donatas Norkus (196-90) produced a double-double by scoring 16 points and 12 rebounds and forward Viktoras Chodosovskis (200-89) added 15 points and 5 rebounds respectively for lost side. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Statyba moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Nafta Universitetas lost fourth consecutive game. They keep the fifteenth position with 12 games lost. Statyba will face Birstono (#14) in Kaunas in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Nafta Universitetas will play on the road against Dzukija in Alytus.
Top scorers:
Statyba: D.Tarvydas 21+8reb+1ast, O.Varanauskas 17+5reb+4ast, V.Luksa 13+11reb, L.Kazlauskas 12+4reb+2ast, A.Zarskus 7+5reb, K.Brusokas 7+6reb
Nafta Universitetas: D.Norkus 16+12reb+3ast, V.Chodosovskis 15+5reb+1ast, T.Mazelis 14+3reb, D.Zvinklys 13+8reb, H.Venskus 8+1reb+2ast, D.Jokubaitis 7+1reb+4ast
gschID: 201282


Dzukija - Radviliskis 84-87

Top ranked Dzukija (11-5) recorded its fifth loss in Alytus on Saturday night. Hosts were edged by seventeenth ranked Radviliskis (4-12) 87-84. Radviliskis dominated down low during the game scoring 66 of its points in the paint compared to Dzukija's 44. 24 personal fouls committed by Dzukija helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Forward Vaidas Trepocka (200-80, agency: Court Side) fired 24 points for the winners. Power forward Erikas Kaupaitis (202-84, college: USC Upstate) chipped in a double-double by scoring 10 points and 14 rebounds. Guard Mindaugas Reminas (190-86) produced 24 points and 7 rebounds and American guard Bryan Harrison (188-84, college: Georgia Coll., agency: Global Sports Plaza) added 15 points, 5 rebounds and 8 assists respectively for lost side. Four Radviliskis and five Dzukija players scored in double figures. Radviliskis moved-up to fifteenth place, which they share with Silute and Nafta Universitetas. Newly promoted Dzukija dropped to the second position with five games lost. They share it with 3 other teams. Radviliskis is looking forward to face bottom-ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (#18) on the road in the next round. Dzukija will play against Nafta Universitetas (#15) in Klaipeda and is hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Radviliskis: V.Trepocka 24+4reb+2ast, L.Pipiras 17+5reb+2ast, A.Montrimavicius 14+9reb, J.Jurgo 12+5reb+2ast, E.Kaupaitis 10+14reb+2ast, D.Bickauskis 7+5reb+3ast
Dzukija: M.Reminas 24+7reb+2ast, B.Harrison 15+5reb+8ast, P.Sakinis 14+7reb+1ast, G.Kurtinaitis 13+1reb, C.Trybanski 11+14reb+3ast, T.Skripkauskas 7+6reb+1ast
gschID: 201284


Olimpas - Suduva-Mantinga 74-71

Important game to mention about took place in Plunge. Sixth ranked Olimpas (11-5) saved a 3-point victory at home edging one of their biggest challengers Suduva-Mantinga (10-6) 74-71 on Saturday evening. It was a key game for the second position in the league. Olimpas forced 22 Suduva-Mantinga turnovers. Suduva-Mantinga was plagued by 24 personal fouls down the stretch. Worth to mention a great performance of guard Ignas Razutis (185-87) who helped to win the game recording 22 points and 5 steals (on 7-of-9 shooting from the field). Forward Audrius Maneikis (203-84, college: Motlow St. CC) contributed with 21 points for the winners. Guard Zilvinas Kuklierius (180-85) replied with 18 points and 8 rebounds and guard Paulius Knyza (190-91) added 16 points in the effort for Suduva-Mantinga. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Olimpas have an impressive five-game winning streak. They moved-up to second place, which they share with 3 other teams. Suduva-Mantinga at the other side dropped to the sixth position with six games lost. They share it with Meresta and Zalgiris-Sabonio. Olimpas will play against S.Marciulionio (#10) in Vilnius in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Suduva-Mantinga will play on the road against Silute (#17) and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Olimpas: I.Razutis 22+2reb+3ast, A.Maneikis 21+2reb+1ast, M.Kazonas 11+7reb+3ast, J.Kazakauskas 9+6reb+4ast, T.Domarkas 5+3reb, M.Norvaisas 3+2reb+1ast
Suduva-Mantinga: Z.Kuklierius 18+8reb+3ast, P.Knyza 16+3reb+3ast, A.Mineikis 10+9reb+2ast, T.Kliucinykas 9+1ast, M.Kalvelis 7+5reb+1ast, A.Krivonis 5+2reb+1ast
gschID: 201285


  




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