Today in a match of the top 16 European Cup, UNICS defeated Rytas with a score of 82:69. In a parallel match, “Monaco” turned out to be stronger than “Galatasaray” (91:79), which allowed Kazan to take first place in Group G and reach the playoffs of the Cup.
The most productive player of the meeting was Jamar Smithwho scored 24 points. Also noted Alex tays (thirteen), Eric McCallum (12) and Evgeny Kolesnikov (eleven).
Beginner of the Kazan team Elgin Cook, transferred from Avtodor, was included in the application for the game, but did not go to the site. Jameel Wilson, who transferred to UNICS during the season and the contract with which was extended until the end of the championship, scored 3 points.
The next match will be played by UNICS against Tsmoki-Minsk on the home ground on January 9. The beginning is at 19:00.
European Cup. Top 16
UNICS (Kazan, Russia) – Rytas (Vilnius, Lithuania) – 82:69 (18:17, 24:21, 15:12, 25:19)
February 5th. Basketball Hall
UNICS: Tys (13 + 6 rebounds), McColum (12 + 4 rebounds), Palsson (4), Theodore (4), Wilson (3) – start; Smith (24), Kolesnikov (11 + 4 rebounds), Morgan (8 + 6 rebounds), Kaimakoglu (3), Likhodey (0).