By Eurohoops team/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Mouhammad Faye scored 25 points as Senegal beat Venezuela 75 – 69 in Day 2 of the “Verona Cup” preparation tournament.
Babacar Toure added 13 points and eight rebounds while Youssoupha N’Doye finished with 10 points for the winning side.
Nestor Colmenares dropped a team-high 19 points and grabbed seven rebounds for Venezuela that was unable to recover after getting outscored 29 – 18 in the third period.
Senegal faces Russia Saturday (10/8) while Venezuela plays against hosts Italy.