Deishuan Booker scores career-high, Nymburk overcomes feisty Nizhny

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21/Jan/20 20:46

Deishuan Booker scored career-high 22 points and led Nymburk to a come-from-behind win against Nizhny Novgorod in Basketball Champions League

By Eurohoops team/

In a game full of ups and downs, ERA Nymburk managed to come out on top 76-72 against Nizhny Novgorod in Basketball Champions League.

Deishuan Booker led the way with career-high 22 points while Vojtech Hruban added 12 and Hayden Dalton ten points.

Nymburk is the first team to log ten wins this season in BCL and is currently at the top of Group C while Nizhny stayed at the third spot with a 7-5 record.

For the guests, Michael Jenkins banked 25 points while Darrlyn Willis helped with 14 points and ten rebounds.

Nizhny was off to a solid start leading 30-20 early in the second quarter and 51-43 at halftime. However, Nymburk didn’t let go and came out of the locker room strong. They turned it around to go ahead 64-57 in front of the fourth quarter and although the game went down to the wire, Nymburk prevailed thanks to an 8-2 run at the end.

Photo Credit: Basketball Champions League