EuroCup Group C Roundup: Jamar Smith leads Unics to comeback win

2019-10-09T19:53:43+00:00 2019-10-09T21:10:46+00:00.

Stefan Djordjevic

09/Oct/19 19:53

Eurohoops.net

Jamar Smith put on a strong performance and led UNICS to a home win over Cedevita Olimpija

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Although Cedevita Olimpija had a double-digit lead in the third quarter, UNICS Kazan managed to bounce back and grab an 80-67 home win in 7DAYS EuroCup Round 2.

Jamar Smith led the way with 21 points while Alex Tyus added 13 and Errick McCollum 11 points. For Cedevita Olimpija, Marko Simonovic scored 13 and Ryan Boatright 11 points.

Cedevita Olimpija was ahead 15-12 after ten minutes but UNICS had a 38-35 lead. The guests dominated early in the second half reaching a 13-points advantage (60-47) but the Russian side answered with 15 straight points (62-60) and eventually won the game.

Yesterday (9/10), Jarod Jones and Jonathan Hamilton led Darussafaka Tekfen to win over Nanterre 92 while Joventut bounced back by prevailing over Germani Brescia.

EuroCup Group C standings

Group C W L PTS+ PTS- +/-
1. Darussafaka Tekfen Istanbul 2 0 151 138 13
2. Joventut Badalona 1 1 159 153 6
3. UNICS Kazan 1 1 155 151 4
4. Nanterre 92 1 1 150 150 0
5. Germani Brescia Leonessa 1 1 152 156 -4
6. Cedevita Olimpija Ljubljana 0 2 140 159 -19

Photo Credit: 7DAYS EuroCup