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LKL Standings
 1. Zalgiris 17-1 
 2. Lietkabelis 14-5 
 3. Lietuvos rytas 14-5 
 4. Vytautas 10-9 
 5. Neptunas 9-10 
 6. Juventus 9-10 
 7. P.Zvaigzdes 8-10 
 8. Dzukija 6-13 
 9. Nevezis 5-14 
 10. Siauliai 2-17 
Full Standings
Last:1/15/2017
NKL Standings
Places 1-7
 1. Suduva-Mantinga 23-4 
 2. Nafta-Uni. 20-8 
 3. Telsiai 19-9 
 4. Rasai 18-9 
 5. Perlas-MRU 16-10 
 6. Silute 14-14 
 7. Vytis 14-14 
Places 8-14
 1. Zalgiris II 13-13 
 2. Palanga 12-15 
 3. Delikatesas 11-17 
 4. Mazeikiai 10-17 
 5. KTU 10-18 
 6. Ezerunas-Karys 6-22 
 7. Petrochema 6-22 
Stage One Standings
Full Standings
Last:1/15/2017
RKL Standings
 1. Gargzdu 17-1 
 2. Taurages 14-4 
 3. Olimpas Ukm. 12-5 
 4. Omega-United 12-6 
 5. Olimpas Plunge 11-7 
 6. Vilniaus VKC 10-7 
 7. Kretinga 10-8 
 8. Bangene 9-8 
 9. LSU-Atletas 8-10 
 10. VDU Kauno 7-11 
 11. Akmenes 6-11 
 12. Klaipedos LCC 5-13 
 13. Neptunas-2 5-13 
 14. Birzai 4-13 
 15. Suduva 2 4-14 
 16. Grafu baldai 3-13 
Last:1/10/2017
Lower leagues Standings
KKML-A
 1. Kauno kolegija 4-1 
 2. Sporto Manija 4-1 
 3. UNITED 4-1 
 4. VDU-2 3-2 
 5. BalduSandelis.lt 2-2 
 6. Basement 2-3 
 7. SK Minbra 0-4 
 8. Perkunas-Vytrita 0-5 
SKL
 1. Kelme 7-0 
 2. KA Saule 4-2 
 3. Artiliux NMF 4-3 
 4. Solo-Eurogym 3-3 
 5. Zvalguva 2-5 
 6. A.Sireikos KA 0-7 
SKL-A
 1. VGTU 10-2 
 2. MRU 8-4 
 3. SK Ferimsta 7-4 
 4. Legionas 7-5 
 5. Sadolin 6-5 
 6. Stekas 6-5 
 7. Volfas Engelman 6-5 
 8. LEU-Sviesa 5-6 
 9. Oro navigacija 5-6 
 10. Tegra 4-7 
 11. Zaibas 4-7 
 12. VU 3-7 
 13. Vilniaus kolegija 2-10 
Last:1/10/2017
Euroleague Standings
 1 CSKA 13-4 
 2 Real Madrid 12-5 
 3 Olympiacos 12-5 
 4 Baskonia 11-6 
 5 Panathinaikos 10-7 
 6 Fenerbahce 10-7 
 7 Darussafaka 9-8 
 8 Crvena Zvezda 9-8 
 9 Anadolu Efes 8-9 
 10 Brose Bask. 7-10 
 11 Unics 7-10 
 12 FC Barcelona 7-10 
 13 Maccabi T-A 6-11 
 14 Zalgiris 6-11 
 15 Galatasaray 5-12 
 16 EA7 Armani 4-13 
Last:1/13/2017
Eurocup Stage Two Standings
Group E
 1. Lokomotiv 2-0 
 2. UCAM Murcia 1-1 
 3. Fuenlabrada 1-1 
 4. Gran Canaria 0-2 
Group F
 1. B.Muenchen 2-0 
 2. Khimky 1-1 
 3. Lietkabelis 1-1 
 4. Ratiopharm 0-2 
Group G
 1. Hapoel J-M 2-0 
 2. N.Novgorod 1-1 
 3. Zenit 1-1 
 4. Lietuvos rytas 0-2 
Group H
 1. Unicaja 2-0 
 2. Valencia 2-0 
 3. ALBA 0-2 
 4. Cedevita 0-2 
Stage One Standings
Last:1/12/2017
FIBA Europe Cup Standings
Group K
 1 Chalon 4-0 
 2 Gaziantep 3-1 
 3 Sodertalje 1-3 
 4 Targu Mures 0-4 
Group L
 1 Antwerp 3-1 
 2 Demir IBB 3-1 
 3 Gravelines 1-3 
 4 Prievidza 1-3 
Group M
 1 Telekom Bsk 3-1 
 2 Vytautas 3-1 
 3 Oberwart 1-3 
 4 Apoel 1-3 
Group N
 1 Kormend 3-1 
 2 Nanterre 3-1 
 3 Tsmoki-Minsk 1-3 
 4 Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-3 
Group O
 1 Alba 3-1 
 2 UBT Cluj Napoca 2-2 
 3 Pau-Lacq-Orthez 2-2 
 4 BK Pardubice 1-3 
Group P
 1 Enisey 3-1 
 2 Lukoil Acad. 3-1 
 3 Groningen 2-2 
 4 Benfica 0-4 
Stage One Standings
Last:1/12/2017
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1 Barons Riga 9-2 
 2 Rapla 8-3 
 3 Nevezis 7-3 
 4 Jurmala 5-6 
 5 Liepaja/Triobet 4-6 
 6 Parnu 3-8 
 7 Barsy Atyrau 0-8 
Group B
 1 P.Zvaigzdes 10-1 
 2 Valmiera 8-2 
 3 Jekabpils 7-4 
 4 BK Ogre 5-6 
 5 TTU 4-6 
 6 Tarvas 2-8 
 7 COR-Borisfen 0-9 
Last:1/13/2017
Stats Leaders
Points Per Game
 David LOGAN
  Lietuvos.
  (185-G-82)
  Avg: 15.6
 1. Logan, Lietuvos.15.6 
 2. Low, P.Zvaigzdes14.9 
 3. Lavrinovic, Lietkabe.13.6 
 4. Baron, Neptunas13.5 
 5. Sulskis, Juventus13.3 
 6. Diggs, Juventus12.7 
 7. Olisevicius, P.Zvaigz.12.7 
 8. Gailius, Lietuvos.12.3 
 9. Agafonov, P.Zvaigz.12.2 
 10. Delininkaiti., Vytau.12.2 
Rebounds Per Game
 Drew GORDON
  Lietuvos.
  (205-F-90)
  Avg: 8.7
 1. Gordon, Lietuvos.8.7 
 2. Kazakauskas, Dzuki.7.8 
 3. Guscikas, Dzukija7.7 
 4. Cepukaitis, Juven.6.6 
 5. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.6.4 
 6. Smiljanic, Nevezis6.4 
 7. Kacinas, Neptunas6.1 
 8. Agafonov, P.Zvaigz.5.8 
 9. Jomantas, Lietuvos.5.5 
 10. Sulskis, Juventus5.4 
Assists Per Game
 Toni PROSTRAN
  Nevezis
  (182-G-91)
  Avg: 7.6
 1. Prostran, Nevezis7.6 
 2. Low, P.Zvaigzdes7.3 
 3. Drew II, Neptunas5.7 
 4. Diggs, Juventus5.0 
 5. Sabeckis, Siauliai4.9 
 6. Williams, Lietkabelis4.8 
 7. Janavicius, Lietkabe.4.6 
 8. Hernandez, Dzukija4.6 
 9. Pangos, Zalgiris3.9 
 10. Westermann, Zalgiris3.9 
Steals Per Game
 Jermaine LOVE-ROBERTS
  Nevez.
  (188-G-89)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Love-Roberts, Nevez.1.7 
 2. Lukauskis, Lietkabe.1.6 
 3. Diggs, Juventus1.6 
 4. Sabeckis, Siauliai1.5 
 5. Low, P.Zvaigzdes1.5 
 6. Giedraitis, Lietuvos.1.4 
 7. Kazakauskas, Dzuki.1.4 
 8. Babrauskas, P.Zvaigz.1.4 
 9. Mazeika, Neptunas1.3 
 10. Cizauskas, Vytautas1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Arturas GUDAITIS
  Lietuvos.
  (211-C/F-93)
  Avg: 1.4
 1. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.1.4 
 2. Balashov, P.Zvaigz.1.3 
 3. Engstrom, Nevezis1.3 
 4. Galdikas, Juventus1.2 
 5. Agafonov, P.Zvaigz.1.2 
 6. Lavrinovic, Lietkabe.1.1 
 7. Cepukaitis, Juven.1.0 
 8. Jucikas, Siauliai0.9 
 9. Lima, Zalgiris0.8 
 10. Kulvietis, Vytautas0.7 
Player of the Week

 Vytautas Sulskis
  Juventus
  (200-G-92)
  

 Ulysses Thomas
  Silute
  (190-G-86)
  
Lithuanian men teams in Euro cups 2016-2017
 Euroleague:
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Next Round Schedule

Round 19 (Regular Season)

P.Zvaigzdes Jan.16 Zalgiris 82%
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Second Stage)

Ezerunas-Kar Jan.20 Mazeikiai 51%
Silute 70% Jan.20 Vytis
KTU Jan.20 Zalgiris II 51%
Palanga 62% Jan.20 Delikatesas
Perlas-MRU Jan.20 Suduva-Manti 62%
Telsiai 58% Jan.20 Rasai
Zalgiris II 53% Jan.17 Palanga
Rasai Jan.17 Nafta-Uni. 54%
Next Round Schedule

Round 18 (Regular Season)

Darussafaka 58% Jan.20 Unics
EA7 Armani Jan.20 Galatasaray 58%
Olympiacos 62% Jan.20 Baskonia
Zalgiris Jan.20 Real Madrid 80%
FC Barcelona Jan.19 Anadolu Efes 58%
Fenerbahce 56% Jan.19 Panathinaiko
Maccabi T-A Jan.19 Crvena Zvezd 58%
CSKA 68% Jan.19 Brose Bask.
Next Round Schedule

Round 3 (Second Stage)

Group E
Gran Canaria Jan.18 UCAM Murcia 90%
Lokomotiv 80% Jan.18 Fuenlabrada
Group F
B.Muenchen 84% Jan.18 Lietkabelis
Ratiopharm Jan.18 Khimky 90%
Group G
Zenit Jan.18 Hapoel J-M 78%
N.Novgorod 94% Jan.18 Lietuvos ryt
Group H
ALBA 58% Jan.18 Cedevita
Unicaja 51% Jan.18 Valencia
Next Round Schedule

Round 5 (Second Stage)

Group K
Gaziantep 95% Jan.18 Targu Mures
Chalon 91% Jan.18 Sodertalje
Group L
Demir IBB 88% Jan.18 Prievidza
Gravelines Jan.18 Antwerp 80%
Group M
Vytautas 78% Jan.18 Apoel
Telekom Bsk 85% Jan.18 Oberwart
Group N
Tsmoki-Minsk Jan.18 Kormend 85%
Nanterre 86% Jan.18 Bnei Hertzel
Group O
BK Pardubice Jan.18 Alba 75%
Pau-Lacq-Ort 52% Jan.18 UBT Cluj Na
Group P
Lukoil Acad 52% Jan.18 Enisey
Groningen 93% Jan.17 Benfica
Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Valmiera 95% Jan.21 COR-Borisfe
Rapla 96% Jan.19 Barsy Atyrau
TTU 91% Jan.19 COR-Borisfe
Nevezis 72% Jan.18 Liepaja/Trio
Parnu 88% Jan.17 Barsy Atyrau
Tarvas 75% Jan.17 COR-Borisfe
NKL Round 26: Olimpas edge Meresta by two points - Jan 20, 2013


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Eighth-ranked Meresta (14-12) made lots of trouble for second ranked Olimpas (19-7) in Plunge on Saturday. Olimpas managed to secure only two-point victory 84-82. However their fans expected much easier game. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Meresta. The hosts trailed by 3 points after three quarters before their 21-16 charge, which allowed them to win the game. The best player for the winners was forward Audrius Maneikis (203-84, college: Motlow St. CC) who scored 26 points and 5 rebounds. Guard Ignas Razutis (185-87) chipped in 8 points and 11 assists. Guard Tomas Gaidamavicius (191-82) produced 19 points, 9 rebounds and 7 assists for the guests. Olimpas have an impressive five-game winning streak. Newly promoted Olimpas maintains second position with 19-7 record having just two points less than leader Mazeikiai. Meresta at the other side dropped to the ninth place with 12 games lost. They share the position with S.Marciulionio. Olimpas are looking forward to face Gargzdai-Bremena (#17) on the road in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Meresta will play against Statyba (#7) in Vilnius and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Leader Mazeikiai delivered the twentieth first victory. This time they beat 7th ranked Statyba (15-11) 90-82 in Vilnius. Rokas Giedraitis (198-92) orchestrated the victory by scoring 19 points. Eigirdas Zukauskas contributed with 12 points and 7 rebounds for the winners. point guard Ovidijus Varanauskas (187-91) replied with 17 points and 5 assists for Statyba. Statyba's coach Gintautas Regina rotated eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Mazeikiai have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 21-5 record. Statyba at the other side keeps the seventh place with 11 games lost. They share the position with Zalgiris-Sabonio. Mazeikiai will play against S.Marciulionio (#10) in Vilnius in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Statyba will play on the road against Meresta in Pakruojis and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
A very close game took place in Kaunas between Birstono and Silute. Thirteenth ranked Birstono (11-15) got a very close home victory over 16th ranked Silute (8-18). Birstono managed to escape with a 3-point win 85-82 on Saturday evening. Paulius Kleiza scored 22 points to lead the charge for the winners. Birstono's coach Marius Kiltinavicius used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. Evaldas Saulys responded with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 12 rebounds. Birstono moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with Delikatesas and Perlas-MRU. Loser Silute keeps the sixteenth position with 18 games lost. Birstono will meet higher ranked Suduva-Mantinga (#4) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Silute will play against Dzukija (#3) and will have a slim chance for a victory.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Vilnius. Local S.Marciulionio (14-12) outscored 14th ranked Radviliskis (9-16) 91-64. Marius Pociukonis notched a double-double by scoring 15 points, 7 rebounds and 11 assists to lead the effort. S.Marciulionio's coach Gintaras Kruckauskas felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. S.Marciulionio moved-up to ninth place, which they share with Meresta. Radviliskis at the other side keeps the fourteenth position with 16 games lost. S.Marciulionio's next round opponent will be league's leader Mazeikiai on the road and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Radviliskis will play against Delikatesas (#11) in Joniskis.

Rest of the games of round 26 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Delikatesas was defeated by Zalgiris-Sabonio in Kaunas 85-72. Nafta Universitetas was beaten by Suduva-Mantinga at home 95-105. Perlas-MRU won against Gargzdai on the opponent's court 92-83. Dzukija managed to outperform Ezerunas-Karys in a home game 83-75.
The best stats of 26th round was 32 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists by Marius Valukonis of Suduva-Mantinga.



Zalgiris-Sabonio - Delikatesas 85-72

There was no surprise in Kaunas where 11th ranked Delikatesas (11-15) was defeated by eighth ranked Zalgiris-Sabonio (15-11) 85-72. Delikatesas was ahead by 4 points at the halftime before a 48-31 second half run of Zalgiris-Sabonio. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 24 assists. Forward Marius Grigonis (198-94) notched 19 points, 6 assists and 6 steals to lead the effort and center Arturas Gudaitis (208-93) supported him with 15 points and 13 rebounds. Four Zalgiris-Sabonio players scored in double figures. Zalgiris-Sabonio's coach Tomas Masiulis allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. Even 19 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists by guard Aivaras Kvedaravicius (184-88) did not help to save the game for Delikatesas. Swingman Laimonas Lukosevicius (197-86) added 13 points and 4 assists for the guests. Zalgiris-Sabonio moved-up to seventh place, which they share with Statyba. Delikatesas at the other side keeps the eleventh position with 15 games lost. Zalgiris-Sabonio's next round opponent will be Ezerunas-Karys (#15) in Moletai and are hoping to win another game. Delikatesas will play at home against Radviliskis (#14).
Top scorers:
Zalgiris-Sabonio: M.Grigonis 19+4reb+6ast, A.Gudaitis 15+13reb+1ast, L.Lekavicius 12+5reb+6ast, V.Kariniauskas 11+3reb+5ast, N.Barauskas 9+1reb+1ast, T.Dimsa 7+3reb+3ast
Delikatesas: A.Kvedaravicius 19+5reb+5ast, L.Lukosevicius 13+2reb+4ast, M.Pukinskas 10+3reb, Z.Petraitis 10+2reb+4ast, M.Keras 8+5reb, D.Girdvila 8+6reb+3ast
gschID: 201371


Nafta Universitetas - Suduva-Mantinga 95-105

No shocking result in a game in Klaipeda where fourth ranked Suduva-Mantinga (17-9) defeated bottom-ranked Nafta Universitetas (5-21) 105-95. It was a great shooting night for Suduva-Mantinga especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 55.0 percentage. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 22 assists. Forward Marius Valukonis (198-88) notched 32 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists to lead the effort and guard Zilvinas Kuklierius (180-85) supported him with 22 points and 6 assists. Suduva-Mantinga's coach Gintautas Zibuda allowed to play the deep bench players saving starting five for next games. Even 20 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists by point guard Deividas Anuzis (181-92) did not help to save the game for Nafta Universitetas. Forward Donatas Norkus (196-90) added 17 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists for the hosts. Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Suduva-Mantinga maintains fourth position with 17-9 record. Nafta Universitetas lost seventh consecutive game. They dropped to the bottom. Suduva-Mantinga's next round opponent will be Birstono (#13) in Kaunas and are hoping to win another game. Nafta Universitetas will play on the road against Triobet (#5) in Jonava.
Top scorers:
Suduva-Mantinga: M.Valukonis 32+9reb+5ast, Z.Kuklierius 22+2reb+6ast, P.Knyza 16+2reb+3ast, K.Pupinis 11+4reb+1ast, A.Mineikis 11+9reb+2ast, T.Kliucinykas 6+2reb+2ast
Nafta Universitetas: D.Anuzis 20+5reb+4ast, D.Norkus 17+7reb+4ast, D.Zvinklys 14+6reb, V.Chodosovskis 14+3reb+1ast, T.Mazelis 10+6reb+6ast, H.Venskus 8+2reb+1ast
gschID: 201370


S.Marciulionio - Radviliskis 91-64

The game with biggest result difference took place in Vilnius. Local S.Marciulionio (14-12) outscored 14th ranked Radviliskis (9-16) 91-64. S.Marciulionio dominated down low during the game scoring 62 of its points in the paint compared to Radviliskis' 26. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 23 assists. Guard Marius Pociukonis (190-82) notched a double-double by scoring 15 points, 7 rebounds and 11 assists to lead the effort and forward Evaldas Baniulis (201-87, college: S.Carolina) supported him with 16 points and 5 rebounds. Four S.Marciulionio players scored in double figures. S.Marciulionio's coach Gintaras Kruckauskas felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Even 17 points and 4 assists by point guard Laimonas Kutra (185-88) did not help to save the game for Radviliskis. Forward Vaidas Trepocka (200-80, agency: Court Side) added 13 points and 5 rebounds for the guests. S.Marciulionio moved-up to ninth place, which they share with Meresta. Radviliskis at the other side keeps the fourteenth position with 16 games lost. S.Marciulionio's next round opponent will be league's leader Mazeikiai on the road and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Radviliskis will play against Delikatesas (#11) in Joniskis.
Top scorers:
S.Marciulionio: E.Baniulis 16+5reb+1ast, M.Pociukonis 15+7reb+11ast, G.Staniulis 12+8reb+2ast, A.Jankaitis 12+3reb+1ast, R.Bitinas 8+1ast, J.Jurgo 7+3reb
Radviliskis: L.Kutra 17+4reb+4ast, V.Trepocka 13+5reb, L.Pipiras 8+4reb+1ast, A.Montrimavicius 8+7reb, D.Gricius 8+6reb+2ast, L.Chmieliauskas 6+1ast
gschID: 201369


Gargzdai - Perlas-MRU 83-92

Very expected game when 17th ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (5-21) was defeated at home by twelfth ranked Perlas-MRU (11-15) 92-83. It looked good early as Gargzdai-Bremena took an 9-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then Perlas-MRU took control and eventually winning the game that evening by 9 points. They made 27-of-33 charity shots (81.8 percent) during the game, while Gargzdai-Bremena only scored eight points from the stripe. 24 personal fouls committed by Gargzdai-Bremena helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. Forward Antanas Udras (202-92) notched 17 points and 7 rebounds to lead the effort and power forward Mantas Virbalas (203-88) supported him with 18 points. Even 23 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists by forward Marius Grigaitis (196-91) did not help to save the game for Gargzdai-Bremena. point guard Dominikas Matutis (180-91) added 12 points and 5 assists for the hosts. Four Perlas-MRU and five Gargzdai-Bremena players scored in double figures. Perlas-MRU moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with Delikatesas and Birstono. Gargzdai-Bremena at the other side keeps the seventeenth position with 21 games lost. Perlas-MRU's next round opponent will be higher ranked Zanavykas (#6) in Sakiai and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Gargzdai-Bremena will play at home against the league's second-placed Olimpas (#2) and will have a slim chance for a victory.
Top scorers:
Perlas-MRU: M.Virbalas 18+4reb+2ast, A.Udras 17+7reb+1ast, D.Domarkas 14+4reb+3ast, Z.Stankus 14+1reb+2ast, T.Lekunas 9+3reb, D.Bickauskis 6+1reb+1ast
Gargzdai: M.Grigaitis 23+6reb+4ast, L.Lucinskas 13+3reb+1ast, M.Martinkus 13+3reb, D.Matutis 12+4reb+5ast, R.Jonelis 10+1reb+3ast, L.Jonuska 10+3reb
gschID: 201376


Olimpas - Meresta 84-82

Eighth-ranked Meresta (14-12) made lots of trouble for second ranked Olimpas (19-7) in Plunge on Saturday. Olimpas managed to secure only two-point victory 84-82. However their fans expected much easier game. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Meresta. The hosts trailed by 3 points after three quarters before their 21-16 charge, which allowed them to win the game. The best player for the winners was forward Audrius Maneikis (203-84, college: Motlow St. CC) who scored 26 points and 5 rebounds. Guard Ignas Razutis (185-87) chipped in 8 points and 11 assists. Guard Tomas Gaidamavicius (191-82) produced 19 points, 9 rebounds and 7 assists and guard Ignas Vaitkus (189-93) added 23 points and 5 rebounds respectively for the guests. Olimpas have an impressive five-game winning streak. Newly promoted Olimpas maintains second position with 19-7 record having just two points less than leader Mazeikiai. Meresta at the other side dropped to the ninth place with 12 games lost. They share the position with S.Marciulionio. Olimpas are looking forward to face Gargzdai-Bremena (#17) on the road in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Meresta will play against Statyba (#7) in Vilnius and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Olimpas: A.Maneikis 26+5reb+1ast, M.Norvaisas 15+4reb+1ast, M.Kazonas 10+5reb, R.Venskus 10+1reb+1ast, J.Kazakauskas 8+5reb+2ast, I.Razutis 8+1reb+11ast
Meresta: I.Vaitkus 23+5reb+1ast, T.Gaidamavicius 19+9reb+7ast, J.Jucikas 12+10reb+1ast, L.Radavicius 9+4reb+4ast, B.Bagdonavicius 9+6reb, D.Keburys 5+2reb+1ast
gschID: 201375


Dzukija - Ezerunas-Karys 83-75

Very predictable result in Alytus where third ranked Dzukija (18-8) beat 15th ranked Ezerunas-Karys (8-17) 83-75. It looked good early as Ezerunas-Karys took an 9-point lead at the end of first quarter. But then Dzukija had a 27-9 second period charge getting the lead and Ezerunas-Karys was not able to take back game control losing it eventually 75-83. Dzukija had a 28-15 advantage in offensive rebounds. They brought some defensive toughness making 8 blocks. 25 personal fouls committed by Ezerunas-Karys helped opponents get some easy free throw opportunities. American guard Bryan Harrison (188-84, college: Georgia Coll., agency: Global Sports Plaza) notched a double-double by scoring 15 points, 9 rebounds and 14 assists to lead the effort and guard Giedrius Kurtinaitis (193-86) supported him with 17 points and 6 rebounds. Four Dzukija players scored in double figures. Even 18 points and 6 rebounds by forward Raimundas Ambrulaitis (199-82) did not help to save the game for Ezerunas-Karys. Guard Marius Kugauda (191-76) added 17 points for the guests. Newly promoted Dzukija maintains third position with 18-8 record having just three points less than leader Mazeikiai. Ezerunas-Karys lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the fifteenth place with 17 games lost. Dzukija's next round opponent will be Silute (#16) on the road which should be an easy win for them. Ezerunas-Karys will play against Zalgiris-Sabonio in Kaunas.
Top scorers:
Dzukija: G.Kurtinaitis 17+6reb+2ast, B.Harrison 15+9reb+14ast, E.Svelginas 11, L.Brazdauskis 11+5reb+2ast, P.Sakinis 10+7reb+1ast, T.Skripkauskas 9+1reb
Ezerunas-Karys: R.Ambrulaitis 18+6reb, M.Kugauda 17+2reb+2ast, L.Bankieta 11+5reb+1ast, J.Narusis 8+4reb, G.Kulbis 7+2reb+4ast, K.Alekna 6+3reb+1ast
gschID: 201374


Statyba - Mazeikiai 82-90

Leader Mazeikiai delivered the twentieth first victory. This time they beat 7th ranked Statyba (15-11) 90-82 in Vilnius. The guests started the game with a very strong first quarter 29-16. But Statyba won third quarter 25-19. However it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Mazeikiai made 32-of-35 charity shots (91.4 percent) during the game, while Statyba only scored eight points from the stripe. They outrebounded Statyba 36-24 including a 28-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. Statyba was plagued by 25 personal fouls down the stretch. Rokas Giedraitis (198-92) orchestrated the victory by scoring 19 points. point guard Eigirdas Zukauskas (201-92) contributed with 12 points and 7 rebounds for the winners. point guard Ovidijus Varanauskas (187-91) replied with 17 points and 5 assists and forward Darius Tarvydas (200-91) added 21 points in the effort for Statyba. Five Mazeikiai and four Statyba players scored in double figures. Statyba's coach Gintautas Regina rotated eleven players in this game, but that didn't help. Mazeikiai have a solid four-game winning streak. They maintain first position with 21-5 record. Statyba at the other side keeps the seventh place with 11 games lost. They share the position with Zalgiris-Sabonio. Mazeikiai will play against S.Marciulionio (#10) in Vilnius in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Statyba will play on the road against Meresta in Pakruojis and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Mazeikiai: R.Giedraitis 19+2reb+2ast, O.Macernis 13+4reb, A.Kojenets 13+5reb+2ast, V.Pikalavicius 12+6reb+3ast, E.Zukauskas 12+7reb+3ast, M.Sidlauskas 10+2reb+2ast
Statyba: D.Tarvydas 21+3reb+1ast, O.Varanauskas 17+4reb+5ast, T.Rinkunas 10+3reb+2ast, K.Brusokas 10+2reb+1ast, V.Luksa 9+6reb, G.Marciukaitis 7+2reb
gschID: 201372


Birstono - Silute 85-82

A very close game took place in Kaunas between Birstono and Silute. Thirteenth ranked Birstono (11-15) got a very close home victory over 16th ranked Silute (8-18). Birstono managed to escape with a 3-point win 85-82 on Saturday evening. Paulius Kleiza (195-88) scored 22 points to lead the charge for the winners and Donatas Sabeckis chipped in 13 points and 7 rebounds during the contest. Four Birstono players scored in double figures. Birstono's coach Marius Kiltinavicius used a ten-player rotation in such tough game. Guard Evaldas Saulys (193-93) responded with a double-double by scoring 23 points and 12 rebounds and power forward Gytis Pakalniskis (205-89) scored 14 points and 6 rebounds. Birstono moved-up to eleventh place, which they share with Delikatesas and Perlas-MRU. Loser Silute keeps the sixteenth position with 18 games lost. Birstono will meet higher ranked Suduva-Mantinga (#4) in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Silute will play against Dzukija (#3) and will have a slim chance for a victory.
Top scorers:
Birstono: P.Kleiza 22+3reb+2ast, A.Ramonaitis 19+2reb, S.Raupys 13+6reb+1ast, D.Sabeckis 13+7reb+1ast, A.Oladimeji 9+8reb, M.Lukminas 4+5reb
Silute: E.Saulys 23+12reb+1ast, G.Pakalniskis 14+6reb+1ast, M.Kasiulevicius 13+3reb+3ast, D.Heiman 9+2reb+4ast, E.Molosciakas 6+1reb+1ast, N.Anglickis 5+2reb
gschID: 201377


  




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