Michele Vitali puts on a perfect shooting night, Bamberg gets revenge over Zaragoza

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23/Mar/21 20:13


Brose Bamberg was in a must-win situation and Michele Vitali stepped up to the occasion to deliver it

By Stefan Djordjevic / sdjordjevic@eurohoops.net

Brose Bamberg started the Basketball Champions League playoffs with two losses but coach Johan Roijakkers’ squad bounced back with a convincing 117-76 home win against Casademont Zaragoza.

Brose now holds a 1-2 record compared to Zaragoza’s 2-1 and the Germans have taken over the tiebreaker advantage as the first clash belonged to Zaragoza by a 12-point margin.

Michele Vitali put on a perfect shooting night with 23 points without a missed shot. He was 8-8 from the field including 6-6 from deep.

Shevon Thompson added 17 points and nine rebounds while Devon Hall followed with 16 points. On the opposing side, Jacob Wiley scored 18 and Rasheed Sulaimon 16 points.

Photo Credit: Basketball Champions League