Venezia, Cremona one win away from semifinals

2019-05-21T23:46:51+00:00 2019-05-21T23:49:45+00:00.

Antonis Stroggylakis

21/May/19 23:46

Cremona used some perimeter firepower to defeat Triest while Venezia shut down Trento.

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Reyer Venezia put on a defensive clinic to beat Dolomiti Energia Trento 69 – 51 for its second win in the Italian League quarterfinals.

Austin Daye scored 15 points for the winning side. Mike Bramos contributed 12 points and Gasper Vidmar 11 points and six rebounds.

Only Toto Forray (11 points, five rebounds) scored in double figures for Trento will look to bounce back from the 0-2 deficit in the next game Thursday (23/5).

Italian League MVP Drew Crawford scored 23 points to lead Cremona to an 89 – 81 victory over Alma Triest and take a 2-0 lead in the best-of-five series.

Justin Knox had 21 points and five rebounds for Trieste.