Pesaro, Brindisi advance to Italian Cup semifinals

2021-02-12T23:09:30+00:00 2021-02-12T23:09:30+00:00.


12/Feb/21 23:09

The Italian Cup semifinals are set

By Eurohoops team /

Pesaro survived a tough battle against Sassari with a 115-110 win in overtime to advance to the Italian Cup semifinals. Justin Robinson paced Pesaro with a game-high 27-point performance, while Henri Drell and Carlos Delfino tapped 23 and 19 points respectively. Gerald Robinson had a key contribution in the extra five-minute period to contribute 15 points for the winners.

Eimantas Bendzius paced Sassari with 22 points, Marco Spissu had a double-double with 20 points and 10 rebounds and Miro Bilan contributed 19 points.

Earlier on Friday, Brindisi defeated Trieste 93-81 to also seal a spot in the Italian Cup semifinals. Raphael Gaspardo led the way for Brindisi with 17 points and 6 rebounds, while Milton Doyle had 16 points for Trieste.

Olimpia Milano and Reyer Venezia have already advanced to the semifinals after beating Reggio Emilia and Virtus Bologna respectively on Thursday.

Italian Cup semifinals pairs:

Olimpia Milano – Reyer Venezia
Brindisi – Pesaro


Photo: BCL