EuroCup Group C Recap: Lokomotiv clinches Top 16 berth

2020-11-18T19:20:29+00:00 2020-11-18T20:03:05+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

18/Nov/20 19:20

Eurohoops.net

Lokomotiv joins the Top 16 with a victory over Lietkabelis

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar prevailed over Lietkabelis Panavezys with a 94-90 victory in Round 8 of 7DAYS EuroCup and sealed its ticket to the Top 16 round after improving to a 6-2 record.

Mindaugas Kuzminskas led all scorers of the winners with 20 points and four rebounds, Jordan Crawford and Stanislav Ilnitskiy followed with 17 and 13 points each. Reggie Lynch and Will Cummings added 10 points apiece, while Mantas Kalnietis dished 11 assists on 6 points.

Margiris Normantas led the Lithuanian side with 23 points, 8 rebounds and 5 assists, Paulius Valinskas tapped 19 points and Kyle Vinales had 12.

Earlier in the week, Monaco bounced back with a road win over Antwerp, while the game between Virtus Bologna and MoraBan Andorra has been postponed and will be played on a later date.

Standings:

Group C W L PTS+ PTS- +/-
1. Virtus Segafredo Bologna (qualified) 6 0 521 450 71
2. Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar 6 2 728 639 89
3. AS Monaco 4 2 492 446 46
4. MoraBanc Andorra 2 3 350 366 -16
5. Lietkabelis Panevezys 1 5 430 506 -76
6. Telenet Giants Antwerp 0 7 506 620 -114

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