EuroCup Group C Roundup: Karasev, Zenit stop Valencia’s winning streak

2018-10-24T20:46:23+00:00 2018-10-24T21:43:45+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

24/Oct/18 20:46

Eurohoops.net

Zenit forced visiting Valencia to its first defeat of the season in the final game for Round 4 in Group C.

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Zenit St. Peterburg prevailed over Valencia 104-93 at home in Round 4 of 7DAYS EuroCup and improved to a 3-1 record in the standings, as the Spanish club suffered its first defeat.

Sergey Karasev was absolutely stunning for the winners and put on a 26-point performance, including 6/8 from the three-point line! Jalen Reynolds also played a key role in this broad victory with 21 points.

Valencia‘s Matt Thomas finished with a career-high of 22 points

ASVEL Villeurbanne escaped with an 89-78 victory over Partizan in Belgrade on Tuesday, paced by Charles Kahudi’s career-high performance of 21 points.

Turk Telekom Ankara reached its first victory of the season on Tuesday also, by beating Trento 81-77 on the road, as TJ Campell posted 23 points for the visiting side.

Standings:

Position Team % Victory GP GW GL PTS + PTS – GA
1 Zenit St. Petersburg 75 4 3 1 370 322 1.1490
2 ASVEL 75 4 3 1 310 286 1.0839
3 Valencia 75 4 3 1 328 304 1.0789
4 Partizan NIS 25 4 1 3 311 332 0.9367
5 Turk Telekom 25 4 1 3 291 324 0.8981
6 Dolomiti Energia Trento 25 4 1 3 280 322 0.8695