Limoges bounced back dominating VEF Riga

2022-11-23T22:21:12+00:00 2022-11-23T22:21:12+00:00.

Cesare Milanti

23/Nov/22 22:21

The French team got the first win of the 2022-23 Basketball Champions League against VEF Riga

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Thanks to a great performance from three-point (9/17), Limoges CSP found the first win in the BCL Regular Season, beating VEF Riga 80-53 after the 71-51 loss in Latvia.

Jayvon Graves, who came off the bench for Massimo Cancellieri’s team, went off for 17 points, 5 rebounds, and 6 assists, being the best on the French side.

Bryce Jones and Desi Rodriguez combined for 28 points, while fan-favorite Nicolas Lang had 11.

Kristers Zoriks was by far the MVP of the Latvian team as he ended with 16 points and 4 assists.

Nysier Brooks, who had previously grabbed 10+ rebounds in each of his two games in the BCL, followed with 12 points and 4 rebounds, missing the first free throw of his season.

With this result, Limoges turned the points difference and overcame VEF Riga in Group F. BAXI Manresa are Benfica are both 3-1 after the win on the road by the Portuguese team.

PHOTO CREDIT: Basketball Champions League