Brescia stuns Olimpia Milano – LegaBasket Day 19 recap

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Antigoni Zachari

19/Jan/20 22:51

Eurohoops.net

Brescia edged Milano to keep up its winning streak.

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Brescia shocked Olimpia Milano and prevailed over with a 78-72 victory in Round 19 of the Italian LegaBasket.

In a game that was hanging on a thread, Abass pushed the home team to a five-point lead (with less than 30 seconds remaining in the game), while Vitali put the cherry on top for Brescia’s win.

DeAndre Lansdowne paced Brescia with a game-high 25-point performance, while Keifer Sykes posted 18 points for the visiting side.

After 19 weeks of action, Virtus Bologna sits on top of the standings with a 16-2 record, followed by Sassari (15-3), Brescia (13-5), while Brindisi and Milano fall to an 11-7 tie for the fourth position.

LegaBasket Day 19 results:

Trento – Reggiana 81 – 103 (Blackmon 20, Johnson-Odom 27)
Virtus Bologna – Pistoia 90 – 60 (Ricci 22, Petteway 16)
Treviso – Cremona 84 – 94 (Fotu 27, Happ 22)
Venezia – Fortitudo Bologna 80 – 70 (Watt 19, Cinciarini 15)
Varese – Trieste 91 – 85 (Peak 20, Washington 16)
Brindisi – Virtus Roma 88 – 81 (OT) (Banks 22, Dyson 23)
Pesaro – Sassari 82 – 107 (Pusica 18, Pierre 29)
Brescia – Olimpia Milano 78 – 72 (Lansdowne 25, Sykes 19)

 

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