Sasu Salin, Tenerife log a convincing win over Riga

2020-01-28T22:20:17+00:00 2020-01-28T23:24:07+00:00.

Stefan Djordjevic

28/Jan/20 22:20

Sasu Salin had a great shooting night as Tenerife got a comfortable home win against Riga in Basketball Champions League

By Eurohoops team/

Tenerife stayed at the top of Basketball Champions League Group C with a comfortable 92-59 home win against VEF Riga. Tenerife improved to 11-2 compared to Riga’s 1-12 record at the bottom.

Sasu Salin drained 6-8 from deep on his way to 20 points while Aaron White, Marcelinho Huertas, and Lahaou Konate added 12 points each.

For Riga, Xavier Thames scored 13 in addition to Lester Medford’s 11 points. Kristijan Krajina had eight points and eight boards.

After a balanced first quarter with Tenerife having a slight upper hand (22-19), the Spaniards took off and were up 44-27 at halftime. They increased the gap 75-43 in front of the final period and cruised to the win in the remaining ten minutes.

Photo Credit: Basketball Champions League