Nicolo Melli lifts Olimpia Milano to win against Cremona

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07/Nov/21 19:48

Nicolo Melli stepped up to lead a strong Olimpia Milano squad to win over Cremona

By Eurohoops team /

Nicolo Melli kept Olimpia Milano undefeated after seven rounds in the Italian LegaBasket as the team enjoyed a 93-86 victory against Cremona on the road.

Melli led all scorers of the team with 20 points and 2 rebounds in 25 minutes, Sergio Rodriguez had 17 points and 6 rebounds, Devon Hall followed with 15 points and Konstantinos Mitoglou posted 14 points, while Kaleb Tarczewski contributed 11.

Jalen Harris dropped 21 points for Cremona and Malcolm Miller added 18, as the team now slips to a 3-4 record.

Earlier this weekend, Virtus Bologna finally bounced back from two consecutive defeats and took down Pesaro 88-75 at home.

Kevin Hervey and Kyle Weems led the way with 18 points each for Virtus, Isaia Cordinier picked up 14 and Jaiteh Mouhammadou posted 13 along with 9 rebounds.

LegaBasket Day 7 results:

Sassari – Trieste 74-83
Virtus Bologna – Pesaro 88-75
Trento – Brescia 78-72
Fortitudo Bologna – Treviso 83-70
Cremona – Olimpia Milano 86-93
Venezia – Reggiana 94-74
Varese – Brindisi ongoing
Basket Napoli – Tortona upcoming


Photo: EuroLeague