Kuric, Barcelona overcome Burgos

2021-04-04T20:28:11+00:00 2021-04-04T21:42:16+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

04/Apr/21 20:28

Eurohoops.net

Barcelona outlasted Burgos on the road and Valencia fell to Joventut Badalona

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Barcelona had its way in the second half to beat Burgos on the road 93-77 on Sunday, to continue its winning streak in the Spanish Liga Endesa (25-3).

Kyle Kuric led the way for the visitors with 24 points (3-for-4 from the three-point line), Nikola Mirotic followed with 21 points and Cory Higgins had 10.

Alex Renfroe led all scorers of Burgos (17-8) with 14 points, Dejan Kravic posted 12 and Thad McFadden had 9 points.

Earlier on Sunday, Joventut (16-11) prevailed over Valencia with a 102-89 victory on the road. Pau Ribas led the way for the winners with 16 points and Shawn Dawson posted 16 points. Louis Labeyrie and Sam Van Rossom posted 13 points each for Valencia (17-11), which slipped its fourth straight game.

Baskonia bounced back with an 82-68 win over Andorra on the road to remain in the third position of the Liga Endesa standing with a 21-7 record.

Liga Endesa Day 29 results:

Saturday, April 3

Gran Canaria – Zaragoza 84-76
Real Betis – Tenerife 82-93
Bilbao – Manresa 96-108
Fuenlabrada – Obradoiro 84-82

Sunday, April 4

Estudiantes – Murcia 75-85
Andorra – Baskonia 68-82
Valencia – Joventut Badalona 89-102
San Pablo Burgos – Barcelona 77-93
Real Madrid – Gipuzkoa 97-71

 

Photo: ACB