Valanciunas and Lithuania stroll over South Korea

2019-08-24T11:45:04+00:00 2019-08-24T12:05:28+00:00.

Aris Barkas

24/Aug/19 11:45

Things were easy for “Lietuva” despite missing Domantas Sabonis and Marius Grigonis due to food poisining

By Eurohoops team/

Jonas Valanciunas was dominant with 20 points and 15 rebounds in Lithuania’s 86-57 prep win for the upcoming FIBA World Cup over South Korea.

Lukas Lekavicius added 12 points for the winning side which missed Domantas Sabonis and Marius Grigonis. The two players were hospitalized due to food poisoning, as the team announced before the game.

Despite those absences, Lithuania had a 34-27 halftime lead and dominated the third period, having a 67-47 lead at the start of the last quarter.