Fourth win for Sūduva

Fourth win for Sūduva

Defending champions Sūduva, Marijampolė (LTU) won away 85-66 (22-13, 24-21, 19-17, 20-15) against Horizont-RCOP, Minsk (BLR) on Wednesday in Group A. 

 

Sūduva, which played without their injured playmaker Arina Bilotserkivska, led 22-13 after first quarter. Visitors increased their lead to 16 points (41-25) in the 17th minute. Home team cut their deficit to seven in the third quarter, but Sūduva held on for the win. 

 

Sūduva hit 9-of-15 3-pointers (60 percent). Horizont-RCOP guard Yuliya Rytsikava set a season-high for blocks (5).

 

Horizont-RCOP (2/5): Yuliya Rytsikava 20 points (5 rebounds, 5 blocks, 31 EFF), Tatsiana Tsyruliova 15 (5 assists), Galina Shilovich 13, Nadzeya Nadzezhka 10 (5 turnovers). 

 

Sūduva (4/2): Laura Svarytė 20 (8 rebounds, 6 turnovers, 23 EFF), Greta Tamašauskaitė 19 (5-of-6 3-pointers, 8 assists, 23 EFF), Kateryna Dobrikova 16, Neringa Skadaitė 12, Ieva Šimkutė 9, Ieva Kazlauskaitė 7, Rita Milieškienė 2. 

 

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