Karasev, Zenit overcome Avtodor

2018-05-24T19:57:15+00:00 2018-05-24T19:57:15+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

24/May/18 19:57


Zenit sealed the first victory against Avtodor in the quarterfinals of VTB League.

By Eurohoops team / info@eurohoops.net

Zenit made the first step forward in the series against Avtodor with a  91-80 home victory.

The St. Peterburg side was paced by Sergey Karasev and Kyle Kuric, who shared 21 and 17 points each.

Zenit led the first half with 49-35, though in the second half the visitors tried to make their comeback and closed the margin to 65-58 after 30 minutes.

Still, the hosts regained composure in the final period and reached the crucial first win.