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LKL Standings
 1. Zalgiris 12-1 
 2. Lietkabelis 11-3 
 3. Lietuvos rytas 10-4 
 4. Neptunas 8-6 
 5. Juventus 6-8 
 6. P.Zvaigzdes 6-8 
 7. Vytautas 6-8 
 8. Dzukija 4-9 
 9. Nevezis 4-10 
 10. Siauliai 2-12 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
NKL Standings
 1. Rasai 14-4 
 2. Nafta-Uni. 13-5 
 3. Suduva-Mantinga 12-4 
 4. Telsiai 11-5 
 5. Perlas-MRU 11-8 
 6. Zalgiris II 10-10 
 7. Silute 9-7 
 8. Vytis 9-9 
 9. KTU 9-9 
 10. Palanga 6-11 
 11. Delikatesas 6-12 
 12. Mazeikiai 6-13 
 13. Petrochema 5-13 
 14. Ezerunas-Karys 3-14 
Full Standings
Last:12/5/2016
RKL Standings
 1. Gargzdu 7-1 
 2. Olimpas Plunge 6-2 
 3. Taurages 6-2 
 4. Olimpas Ukm. 5-2 
 5. Kretinga 5-3 
 6. LSU-Atletas 5-3 
 7. VDU Kauno 5-3 
 8. Akmenes 4-4 
 9. Bangene 4-4 
 10. Omega-United 4-4 
 11. Suduva 2 3-5 
 12. Vilniaus VKC 2-5 
 13. Klaipedos LCC 2-6 
 14. Neptunas-2 2-6 
 15. Birzai 1-5 
 16. Grafu baldai 1-7 
Last:11/18/2016
Lower leagues Standings
KKML-A
 1. Sporto Manija 3-0 
 2. VDU-2 3-0 
 3. Kauno kolegija 3-1 
 4. UNITED 2-1 
 5. Basement 2-2 
 6. BalduSandelis.lt 1-2 
 7. Perkunas-Vytrita 0-4 
 8. SK Minbra 0-4 
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. MRU 6-0 
 2. VGTU 5-1 
 3. Volfas Engelman 4-1 
 4. Oro navigacija 3-2 
 5. Sadolin 3-2 
 6. SK Ferimsta 3-2 
 7. Stekas 3-3 
 8. LEU-Sviesa 2-2 
 9. Legionas 2-3 
 10. Tegra 1-4 
 11. VU 1-4 
 12. Vilniaus kolegija 1-5 
Last:11/19/2016
Euroleague Standings
 1 CSKA 9-1 
 2 Fenerbahce 7-3 
 3 Real Madrid 7-3 
 4 Olympiacos 6-4 
 5 Baskonia 6-4 
 6 FC Barcelona 5-5 
 7 Anadolu Efes 5-5 
 8 Panathinaikos 5-5 
 9 Darussafaka 5-5 
 10 Maccabi T-A 5-5 
 11 Zalgiris 4-6 
 12 Crvena Zvezda 4-6 
 13 EA7 Armani 4-6 
 14 Galatasaray 3-7 
 15 Unics 3-7 
 16 Brose Bask. 2-8 
Last:12/2/2016
Eurocup Standings
Group A
 1 Gran Canaria 5-1 
 2 Cedevita 5-2 
 3 N.Novgorod 3-3 
 4 Lietkabelis 3-4 
 5 MZT Skopje 0-6 
Group B
 1 Khimky 5-2 
 2 Lietuvos rytas 3-3 
 3 Fuenlabrada 3-3 
 4 ALBA 3-4 
 5 RETAbet BB 2-4 
Group C
 1 B.Muenchen 5-2 
 2 Zenit 4-2 
 3 UCAM Murcia 4-3 
 4 Unicaja 3-3 
 5 Buducnost 0-6 
Group D
 1 Valencia 5-1 
 2 Hapoel J-M 4-2 
 3 Ratiopharm 4-3 
 4 Lokomotiv 2-4 
 5 Un.Olimpija 1-6 
Last:11/30/2016
FIBA Europe Cup Stage Two Standings
Group K
 1. Chalon 0-0 
 2. Gaziantep 0-0 
 3. Sodertalje 0-0 
 4. Targu Mures 0-0 
Group L
 1. Antwerp 0-0 
 2. Demir IBB 0-0 
 3. Gravelines 0-0 
 4. Prievidza 0-0 
Group M
 1. Apoel 0-0 
 2. Oberwart 0-0 
 3. Telekom Bsk 0-0 
 4. Vytautas 0-0 
Group N
 1. Bnei Hertzeliyya 0-0 
 2. Kormend 0-0 
 3. Nanterre 0-0 
 4. Tsmoki-Minsk 0-0 
Group O
 1. Alba 0-0 
 2. BK Pardubice 0-0 
 3. Pau-Lacq-Orthez 0-0 
 4. UBT Cluj Napoca 0-0 
Group P
 1. Benfica 0-0 
 2. Enisey 0-0 
 3. Groningen 0-0 
 4. Lukoil Acad. 0-0 
Stage One Standings
Last:11/29/2016
Baltic League Standings
Group A
 1 Barons Riga 4-2 
 2 Rapla 4-2 
 3 Nevezis 4-2 
 4 Liepaja/Triobet 3-3 
 5 Jurmala 2-4 
 6 Parnu 1-5 
 7 Barsy Atyrau 0-0 
Group B
 1 P.Zvaigzdes 6-1 
 2 Jekabpils 5-2 
 3 BK Ogre 4-2 
 4 Valmiera 4-2 
 5 TTU 2-5 
 6 Tarvas 2-5 
 7 COR-Borisfen 0-6 
Last:12/1/2016
Points Per Game
 David LOGAN
  
  (185-G-82)
  Avg: 17.8
 1. Logan, Lietuvos.17.8 
 2. Baron, Neptunas14.6 
 3. Low, P.Zvaigzdes13.8 
 4. Lavrinovic, Lietka.13.6 
 5. Olisevicius, P.Zva.13.6 
 6. Urbutis, Juventus13.1 
 7. Sulskis, Juventus12.9 
 8. Gailius, Lietuvos.12.8 
 9. Sinica, Nevezis12.6 
 10. Agafonov, P.Zvaig.12.6 
Rebounds Per Game
 Drew GORDON
  
  (205-F-90)
  Avg: 8.1
 1. Gordon, Lietuvos.8.1 
 2. Guscikas, Dzukija8.0 
 3. Kazakauskas, Dzuk.7.9 
 4. Smiljanic, Nevezis7.0 
 5. Cepukaitis, Juven.6.8 
 6. Agafonov, P.Zvaigz.6.5 
 7. Kacinas, Neptunas6.4 
 8. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.6.2 
 9. Lima, Zalgiris5.9 
 10. Petrukonis, Nevez.5.7 
Assists Per Game
 Toni PROSTRAN
  
  (182-G-91)
  Avg: 7.6
 1. Prostran, Nevezis7.6 
 2. Low, P.Zvaigzdes7.0 
 3. Drew II, Neptunas5.4 
 4. Williams, Lietkabe.5.0 
 5. Diggs, Juventus4.6 
 6. Hernandez, Dzukija4.2 
 7. Sabeckis, Siauliai4.2 
 8. Janavicius, Lietka.4.0 
 9. Logan, Lietuvos.3.9 
 10. Westermann, Zalgi.3.8 
Steals Per Game
 Jermaine LOVE-ROBERTS
  
  (188-G-89)
  Avg: 1.9
 1. Love-Roberts, Nev.1.9 
 2. Lukauskis, Lietkab.1.7 
 3. Low, P.Zvaigzdes1.6 
 4. Diggs, Juventus1.5 
 5. Babrauskas, P.Zvai.1.4 
 6. Leonavicius, Lietk.1.4 
 7. Logan, Lietuvos.1.4 
 8. Mazeika, Neptunas1.3 
 9. Ampim, Siauliai1.3 
 10. Sabeckis, Siauliai1.3 
Blocks Per Game
 Arturas GUDAITIS
  
  (211-C/F-93)
  Avg: 1.4
 1. Gudaitis, Lietuvos.1.4 
 2. Balashov, P.Zvaigz.1.3 
 3. Lima, Zalgiris1.1 
 4. Lavrinovic, Lietka.1.1 
 5. Galdikas, Juventus1.1 
 6. Cepukaitis, Juven.1.1 
 7. Agafonov, P.Zvaigz.1.1 
 8. Engstrom, Nevezis1.0 
 9. Skucas, Lietkabelis0.9 
 10. Jucikas, Neptunas0.9 
Player of the week
Round: 13

 Mindaugas Kupsas
  Vytautas
  (217-C-125)
  
Round: 18

 Zilvinas Petraitis
  Delikatesas
  (194-G/F-97)
  
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Next Round Schedule

Round 14 (Regular Season)

Dzukija Dec.5 Zalgiris 87%
Next Round Schedule

Round 19 (Regular Season)

Suduva-Manti 71% Dec.9 Perlas-MRU
Ezerunas-Kar 53% Dec.9 Mazeikiai
Palanga 51% Dec.9 Vytis
Silute Dec.9 Nafta-Uni. 63%
KTU 60% Dec.9 Delikatesas
Telsiai Dec.9 Rasai 55%
Zalgiris II 71% Dec.7 Petrochema
Telsiai 51% Dec.6 Suduva-Manti
Rasai 63% Dec.6 Zalgiris II
Next Round Schedule

Round 11 (Regular Season)

Anadolu Efes 61% Dec.9 FC Barcelona
Baskonia 68% Dec.9 Darussafaka
Olympiacos 66% Dec.9 Unics
EA7 Armani Dec.8 CSKA 84%
Fenerbahce 75% Dec.8 Crvena Zvezd
Maccabi T-A 76% Dec.8 Brose Bask.
Panathinaiko 57% Dec.8 Galatasaray
Real Madrid 66% Dec.8 Zalgiris
Next Round Schedule

Round 9 (Regular Season)

Group A
Lietkabelis Dec.7 Gran Canaria 78%
MZT Skopje Dec.7 N.Novgorod 89%
Group B
Lietuvos ryt 73% Dec.7 ALBA
RETAbet BB 50% Dec.7 Fuenlabrada
Group C
Buducnost Dec.7 Zenit 92%
UCAM Murcia Dec.7 Unicaja 54%
Group D
Lokomotiv Dec.7 Hapoel J-M 67%
Un.Olimpija Dec.7 Valencia 88%
Next Round Schedule

Round 1 (Second Stage)

Group K
Gaziantep 62% Dec.14 Sodertalje
Chalon 54% Dec.13 Targu Mures
Group L
Demir IBB 63% Dec.14 Antwerp
Gravelines Dec.13 Prievidza 58%
Group M
Vytautas 55% Dec.14 Oberwart
Telekom Bsk 50% Dec.14 Apoel
Group N
Nanterre 66% Dec.14 Kormend
Tsmoki-Minsk 60% Dec.14 Bnei Hertzel
Group O
Alba 66% Dec.13 UBT Cluj Na
Pau-Lacq-Ort 64% Dec.13 BK Pardubice
Group P
Lukoil Acad 56% Dec.14 Benfica
Groningen 68% Dec.14 Enisey
Next Round Schedule

Round 9 (Regular Season)

Jekabpils 94% Dec.8 COR-Borisfe
Liepaja/Trio 96% Dec.8 Barsy Atyrau
TTU Dec.7 Tarvas 56%
BK Ogre 61% Dec.7 Valmiera
Barons Riga 73% Dec.7 Jurmala
Nevezis 97% Dec.6 Barsy Atyrau
P.Zvaigzdes 95% Dec.6 COR-Borisfe
Parnu Dec.6 Rapla 79%
NKL Round 32: Leader Mazeikiai loses to Delikatesas - Feb 16, 2013


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There are only two more rounds left in the Regular Season in NKL. There were many interesting games last round. The round ended with defeat of the leader and favorites losing the games.

Top ranked Mazeikiai (25-7) recorded its seventh loss in Joniskis on Saturday night. Visitors were edged by thirteenth ranked Delikatesas (13-19) 88-87. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Mazeikiai. Delikatesas forced 19 Mazeikiai turnovers. The best player for the winners was swingman Zilvinas Petraitis (194-88) who scored 24 points. Forward Mindaugas Keras (200-85) chipped in 12 points and 15 rebounds. Rokas Giedraitis (198-92) produced 25 points and 5 rebounds for the guests. Delikatesas maintains thirteenth position with 13-19 record. Mazeikiai at the other side still keeps top place with seven games lost. Delikatesas are looking forward to face higher ranked Meresta (#10) in Pakruojis in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Mazeikiai will play on the road against Ezerunas-Karys (#15) in Moletai and is hoping to win this game.
Important game to mention about took place in Marijampole. Fifth ranked Triobet (21-11) saved a 3-point victory on the road edging one of their biggest challengers Suduva-Mantinga (21-11) 78-75 in the game for the fourth place. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Suduva-Mantinga. Forward Martynas Linkevicius (197-85) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 10 rebounds. Tadas Sebeziovas contributed with 18 points (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!) for the winners. Forward Marius Valukonis (198-88) replied with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 12 rebounds for Suduva-Mantinga. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Triobet have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to fourth place, which they share with defeated Suduva-Mantinga. Triobet will play against Birstono (#14) in Kaunas in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Suduva-Mantinga will play on the road against Perlas-MRU (#11) in Vilnius and hopes to get back on the winning track.
The game in Sakiai was also quite interesting. Third ranked Olimpas (23-9) played at the court of 6th ranked Zanavykas (19-13). Olimpas managed to secure a 5-point victory 93-88 on Saturday. Worth to mention a great performance of Audrius Maneikis who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 12 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists. Edgaras Stanionis responded with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 12 rebounds. Newly promoted Olimpas maintains third position with 23-9 record having just two points less than leader Mazeikiai. Zanavykas at the other side, also newcomer in the league, dropped to the eighth place with 13 games lost. Olimpas will meet bottom-ranked Nafta Universitetas (#18) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Zanavykas will play against Statyba (#6) in Vilnius and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Sixteenth-ranked Silute (10-22) made lots of trouble for eighth ranked Zalgiris-Sabonio (20-12) in Kaunas. Zalgiris-Sabonio managed to secure only two-point victory 93-91. However their fans expected much easier game. The winners were led by Marius Grigonis who had that evening a double-double by scoring 14 points, 10 rebounds and 6 assists. Zalgiris-Sabonio have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Statyba. Silute at the other side dropped to the fifteenth position with 22 games lost. Zalgiris-Sabonio's next round opponent will be league's second-placed Dzukija in Alytus and it may be quite challenging game. Silute will play at home against Radviliskis (#12).
The game with biggest result difference took place in Klaipeda. Local Nafta Universitetas (5-27) was outscored by eleventh ranked Perlas-MRU (14-18) 111-83 on Saturday night. The best player for the winners was Antanas Udras who scored 26 points and 8 rebounds. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Perlas-MRU maintains eleventh position with 14-18 record. Nafta Universitetas lost thirteenth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 27 lost games. Perlas-MRU will face higher ranked Suduva-Mantinga (#4) in Marijampole in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Nafta Universitetas will play at home against Olimpas (#3) and will have a slim chance for a victory.

Rest of the games of round 32 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Dzukija defeated Birstono in Alytus 88-72. Statyba smashed Gargzdai at home 95-74. Meresta lost to S.Marciulionio on the opponent's court 87-93. Radviliskis outscored Ezerunas-Karys in a home game 88-60.
The best stats of 32th round was 28 points by Jonas Elvikis of Perlas-MRU.



Birstono - Dzukija 72-88

There was no surprise in Kaunas where 14th ranked Birstono (12-20) was defeated by second ranked Dzukija (24-8) 88-72 on Saturday. The game without a history. Dzukija led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 54 of its points in the paint compared to Birstono's 28. They outrebounded Birstono 37-24 including a 31-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. The best player for the winners was forward Povilas Sakinis (199-80) who scored 23 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists. Polish center Cezary Trybanski (218-79) chipped in 21 points and 6 rebounds (on 8-of-9 shooting from the field). Four Dzukija players scored in double figures. Dzukija's coach Mindaugas Jarusevicius used entire bench which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Donatas Sabeckis produced 15 points and 4 assists and forward Karolis Kokoska (194-92) added 15 points and 5 rebounds respectively for the hosts. Dzukija have an impressive seven-game winning streak. Newly promoted Dzukija maintains second position with 24-8 record behind leader Mazeikiai. Birstono lost third consecutive game. They keep the fourteenth place with 20 games lost. Dzukija will face Zalgiris-Sabonio (#7) in Kaunas in the next round where they are favorite. Birstono will play on the road against Triobet (#5) in Jonava.
Top scorers:
Dzukija: P.Sakinis 23+6reb+4ast, C.Trybanski 21+6reb+3ast, M.Reminas 10+6reb+1ast, Z.Kelys 10+2reb+2ast, B.Harrison 7+6reb+6ast, T.Skripkauskas 6+3reb
Birstono: D.Sabeckis 15+2reb+4ast, K.Kokoska 15+5reb, M.Lukminas 11+1reb+1ast, A.Ramonaitis 10+3reb+1ast, V.Valiulis 9+3reb+2ast, P.Petrilevicius 8+6reb
gschID: 201431


Statyba - Gargzdai 95-74

No shocking result in a game in Vilnius where seventh ranked Statyba (20-12) smashed 17th ranked Gargzdai-Bremena (6-27) 95-74 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Statyba. Gargzdai-Bremena was better in fourth quarter 23-18. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. Statyba dominated down low during the game scoring 78 of its points in the paint compared to Gargzdai-Bremena's 40. They outrebounded Gargzdai-Bremena 32-12 including a 22-11 advantage in defensive rebounds. Statyba looked well-organized offensively handing out 23 assists. The best player for the winners was center Vitalijus Luksa (206-86) who scored 21 points and 5 rebounds (on 10-of-13 shooting from the field). point guard Ovidijus Varanauskas (187-91) chipped in 15 points and 7 assists. Forward Giedrius Sakalas (200-93) produced 19 points and 5 rebounds and forward Marius Grigaitis (196-91) added 18 points respectively for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Statyba moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Zalgiris-Sabonio. Gargzdai-Bremena lost third consecutive game. They keep the seventeenth position with 27 games lost. Statyba will face Zanavykas (#8) in Sakiai in the next round. Gargzdai-Bremena will play at home against S.Marciulionio (#9) in Vilnius.
Top scorers:
Statyba: V.Luksa 21+5reb+2ast, D.Tarvydas 16+2reb+3ast, O.Varanauskas 15+2reb+7ast, K.Brusokas 14+7reb, G.Marciukaitis 11+3reb+1ast, T.Rinkunas 8+4reb+7ast
Gargzdai: G.Sakalas 19+5reb+3ast, M.Grigaitis 18+2reb+1ast, D.Matutis 15+1reb+3ast, L.Lucinskas 11+1reb+1ast, R.Jonelis 6+3ast, R.Zabita 5+3reb
gschID: 201429


Zalgiris-Sabonio - Silute 93-91

Sixteenth-ranked Silute (10-22) made lots of trouble for eighth ranked Zalgiris-Sabonio (20-12) in Kaunas. Zalgiris-Sabonio managed to secure only two-point victory 93-91. However their fans expected much easier game. The hosts were ahead by 1 point but lost the second period ending it with a 4-point deficit before their 27-21 run, which allowed them to win the game. Zalgiris-Sabonio outrebounded Silute 46-32 including a 21-6 advantage in offensive rebounds. The winners were led by forward Marius Grigonis (198-94) who had that evening a double-double by scoring 14 points, 10 rebounds and 6 assists and point guard Vaidas Kariniauskas (200-93) supported him with 17 points, 5 rebounds and 4 assists. Even 18 points and 9 rebounds by power forward Gytis Pakalniskis (205-89) did not help to save the game for Silute. Guard Evaldas Saulys (193-93) added 22 points and 5 rebounds for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Zalgiris-Sabonio have a solid three-game winning streak. They moved-up to sixth place, which they share with Statyba. Silute at the other side dropped to the fifteenth position with 22 games lost. Zalgiris-Sabonio's next round opponent will be league's second-placed Dzukija in Alytus and it may be quite challenging game. Silute will play at home against Radviliskis (#12).
Top scorers:
Zalgiris-Sabonio: V.Kariniauskas 17+5reb+4ast, M.Grigonis 14+10reb+6ast, T.Dimsa 13+6reb+2ast, A.Gudaitis 11+12reb+2ast, J.Tamulis 11+1reb, L.Lekavicius 10+2reb+2ast
Silute: E.Saulys 22+5reb+1ast, G.Pakalniskis 18+9reb+2ast, M.Kasiulevicius 14+2reb+3ast, E.Molosciakas 13+1reb+3ast, N.Anglickis 9+5reb, E.Sosnovskis 8+7reb+1ast
gschID: 201428


Nafta Universitetas - Perlas-MRU 83-111

The game with biggest result difference took place in Klaipeda. Local Nafta Universitetas (5-27) was outscored by eleventh ranked Perlas-MRU (14-18) 111-83 on Saturday night. The game without a history. Perlas-MRU led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They made 26-of-30 free shots (86.7 percent) during the game. Perlas-MRU had a 24-13 advantage in offensive rebounds. It was a great shooting night for Perlas-MRU especially from behind the arc, where they had solid 52.9 percentage. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Nafta Universitetas was plagued by 26 personal fouls down the stretch. The best player for the winners was forward Antanas Udras (202-92) who scored 26 points and 8 rebounds. Forward Jonas Elvikis (195-82) chipped in 28 points (on 8-of-9 shooting from the field). Five Perlas-MRU players scored in double figures. Forward Dainius Zvinklys (202-90) produced 27 points and forward Donatas Norkus (196-90) added 10 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists respectively for the hosts. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Perlas-MRU maintains eleventh position with 14-18 record. Nafta Universitetas lost thirteenth consecutive game. They stay dead last with 27 lost games. Perlas-MRU will face higher ranked Suduva-Mantinga (#4) in Marijampole in the next round and they do not belong to the favorites in that game. Nafta Universitetas will play at home against Olimpas (#3) and will have a slim chance for a victory.
Top scorers:
Perlas-MRU: J.Elvikis 28+2reb+3ast, A.Udras 26+8reb+3ast, D.Bickauskis 16+2reb+2ast, V.Buzas 12+2reb+4ast, M.Virbalas 11+6reb+4ast, Z.Stankus 10+5reb+1ast
Nafta Universitetas: D.Zvinklys 27+2reb+2ast, T.Mazelis 11+2reb+3ast, D.Norkus 10+6reb+5ast, V.Chodosovskis 9+3reb+2ast, D.Anuzis 8+4reb+1ast, V.Tarolis 6+2reb
gschID: 201427


S.Marciulionio - Meresta 93-87

The game between closely ranked teams ended with 10th ranked Meresta's (15-17) road loss to ninth ranked S.Marciulionio (18-15) 87-93 on Saturday. The hosts trailed by 5 points after first quarter, but they rallied back to get the 5-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 93-87. The best player for the winners was point guard Robertas Bitinas (182-84) who scored 25 points and 6 assists. Guard Marius Pociukonis (190-82) chipped in 17 points and 4 assists. Guard Tomas Gaidamavicius (191-82) produced 25 points and 7 assists and center Julius Jucikas (205-89) added 17 points and 8 rebounds respectively for the guests. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. S.Marciulionio maintains ninth position with 18-15 record. Meresta lost third consecutive game. They keep the tenth place with 17 games lost. S.Marciulionio will face Gargzdai-Bremena (#17) on the road in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Meresta will play against Delikatesas (#13) in Joniskis.
Top scorers:
S.Marciulionio: R.Bitinas 25+3reb+6ast, M.Pociukonis 17+3reb+4ast, E.Baniulis 15+1reb+1ast, T.Slezas 10+5reb+4ast, G.Staniulis 8+5reb, R.Sugintas 8+2reb+2ast
Meresta: T.Gaidamavicius 25+2reb+7ast, J.Jucikas 17+8reb+1ast, B.Bagdonavicius 16+5reb+2ast, I.Vaitkus 14+3ast, M.Kadzevicius 7+4reb+4ast, D.Keburys 6+2reb
gschID: 201426


Radviliskis - Ezerunas-Karys 88-60

Rather predictable result when twelfth ranked Radviliskis (13-18) outscored at home 15th ranked Ezerunas-Karys (10-22) 88-60 on Saturday. The game without a history. Radviliskis led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 58 of its points in the paint compared to Ezerunas-Karys' 36. Radviliskis looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. The best player for the winners was forward Vaidas Trepocka (200-80, agency: Court Side) who scored 22 points and 7 rebounds (on 11-of-13 shooting from the field). Power forward Erikas Kaupaitis (202-84, college: USC Upstate) chipped in 16 points. Four Radviliskis players scored in double figures. Forward Justas Narusis (198-90) produced 16 points and center Marius Janisius (203-77) added 12 points and 5 rebounds respectively for the guests. Since the result was very predictable, it gave the chance for the coaches to test many bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. Radviliskis maintains twelfth position with 13-18 record. Loser Ezerunas-Karys keeps the fifteenth place with 22 games lost. Radviliskis will face Silute (#16) on the road in the next round. Ezerunas-Karys will play against the league's leader Mazeikiai and will have a slim chance for a victory.
Top scorers:
Radviliskis: V.Trepocka 22+7reb+1ast, E.Kaupaitis 16+3reb+3ast, L.Kutra 11+2reb+6ast, A.Montrimavicius 10+5reb+2ast, D.Gricius 9+6reb+2ast, V.Pancerevas 9+1reb+1ast
Ezerunas-Karys: J.Narusis 16+1reb+2ast, M.Janisius 12+5reb+2ast, K.Alekna 10+3reb+2ast, E.Narusis 7+4reb+1ast, L.Bankieta 6+3reb, T.Grybauskas 4+6reb+1ast
gschID: 201425


Suduva-Mantinga - Triobet 75-78

Important game to mention about took place in Marijampole. Fifth ranked Triobet (21-11) saved a 3-point victory on the road edging one of their biggest challengers Suduva-Mantinga (21-11) 78-75 in the game for the fourth place. It ended at the same time the three-game winning streak of Suduva-Mantinga. Suduva-Mantinga was ahead by 2 points after three quarters before a 22-17 charge of Triobet, which allowed them to win the game. They made 17-of-21 charity shots (81.0 percent) during the game. Triobet forced 19 Suduva-Mantinga turnovers. Forward Martynas Linkevicius (197-85) orchestrated the victory with a double-double by scoring 17 points and 10 rebounds. Guard Tadas Sebeziovas (183-85) contributed with 18 points (was perfect 10-for-10 from the free throw line !!!) for the winners. Forward Marius Valukonis (198-88) replied with a double-double by scoring 21 points and 12 rebounds and forward Audrius Mineikis (201-77) added 18 points and 5 rebounds in the effort for Suduva-Mantinga. Both coaches used bench players in such tough game. Triobet have a solid four-game winning streak. They moved-up to fourth place, which they share with defeated Suduva-Mantinga. Triobet will play against Birstono (#14) in Kaunas in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Suduva-Mantinga will play on the road against Perlas-MRU (#11) in Vilnius and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Triobet: T.Sebeziovas 18+1reb+2ast, M.Linkevicius 17+10reb+2ast, V.Kruzikas 12+7reb+1ast, H.Vorotnikovas 7+4reb+1ast, T.Milinskas 6+3reb, A.Urbonas 5+2ast
Suduva-Mantinga: M.Valukonis 21+12reb+3ast, A.Mineikis 18+5reb+1ast, Z.Kuklierius 12+5reb, P.Knyza 7+3reb+1ast, T.Kliucinykas 6+1reb, A.Cizikas 5+5reb+5ast
gschID: 201423


Zanavykas - Olimpas 88-93

The game in Sakiai was also quite interesting. Third ranked Olimpas (23-9) played at the court of 6th ranked Zanavykas (19-13). Olimpas managed to secure a 5-point victory 93-88 on Saturday. Olimpas looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Worth to mention a great performance of forward Audrius Maneikis (203-84, college: Motlow St. CC) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 12 points, 10 rebounds and 8 assists and American guard Toney McCray (198-89, college: Nebraska, agency: Interperformances) who added 19 points and 10 rebounds during the contest. Guard Edgaras Stanionis (193-88) responded with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 12 rebounds and center Vilius Sumskis (213-84, agency: Interperformances) scored 22 points and 7 rebounds (on 11-of-13 shooting from the field). Both teams had five players each who scored in double figures. Newly promoted Olimpas maintains third position with 23-9 record having just two points less than leader Mazeikiai. Zanavykas at the other side, also newcomer in the league, dropped to the eighth place with 13 games lost. Olimpas will meet bottom-ranked Nafta Universitetas (#18) in the next round which should be an easy win for them. Zanavykas will play against Statyba (#6) in Vilnius and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Olimpas: M.Kazonas 20+5reb+2ast, T.McCray 19+10reb, E.Gintvainis 14+4ast, J.Kazakauskas 14+11reb, A.Maneikis 12+10reb+8ast, T.Domarkas 6+1reb
Zanavykas: V.Sumskis 22+7reb, E.Stanionis 18+12reb+2ast, P.Parachomikas 11+4reb, A.Pelss 10+2reb+4ast, L.Valantinas 10+4reb+4ast, V.Vaiksnis 8+2reb+2ast
gschID: 201430


Delikatesas - Mazeikiai 88-87

Top ranked Mazeikiai (25-7) recorded its seventh loss in Joniskis on Saturday night. Visitors were edged by thirteenth ranked Delikatesas (13-19) 88-87. It ended at the same time the four-game winning streak of Mazeikiai. Delikatesas forced 19 Mazeikiai turnovers. The best player for the winners was swingman Zilvinas Petraitis (194-88) who scored 24 points. Forward Mindaugas Keras (200-85) chipped in a double-double by scoring 12 points and 15 rebounds. Rokas Giedraitis (198-92) produced 25 points and 5 rebounds and forward Osvaldas Macernis (196-82) added 19 points and 8 rebounds respectively for the guests. Five Delikatesas and four Mazeikiai players scored in double figures. Delikatesas maintains thirteenth position with 13-19 record. Mazeikiai at the other side still keeps top place with seven games lost. Delikatesas are looking forward to face higher ranked Meresta (#10) in Pakruojis in the next round and it may be quite challenging game. Mazeikiai will play on the road against Ezerunas-Karys (#15) in Moletai and is hoping to win this game.
Top scorers:
Delikatesas: Z.Petraitis 24+4reb+2ast, M.Pukinskas 19+8reb+1ast, P.Klemas 18+1reb+5ast, A.Kvedaravicius 13+3reb+3ast, M.Keras 12+15reb+1ast, I.Lianzbergas 2
Mazeikiai: R.Giedraitis 25+5reb+3ast, O.Macernis 19+8reb+3ast, E.Zukauskas 15+5reb+9ast, A.Kojenets 10+5reb, A.Mikutis 9+2reb+3ast, A.Gydra 5+3reb
gschID: 201424


  




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