Prostejov surprised Lokomotiv-Kuban

Photo: Grigory Sokolov.
Text: PBL Press service

BK Prostejov surprised Lokomotiv-Kuban at home to tie them at 1-2 records in Group L of Eurochallenge. The home side upset one of the favorites of the tournament 67:66 due to the last period.

In a low scoring first quarter the teams paid too much attention to defense. The hosts struggled to eat into the Lokomotiv-Kuban lead during the second quarter and managed to take the advantage.

Due to 23:11 in the third period Lokomotiv took 52:44 lead after Jeremiah Massey another shot. BK Prostejov however finally got their reward in the last quarter. Trailing 52:60, the team from Czech Republic cut it to 61:62 and then grabbed the lead. tied the game at 66:66 with 30 seconds to go, while Eugene Lawrence made the final basket for the hosts.


Top-5 and symbolic team of the Round 12.

Lokomotiv outscored Triumph 84:63.

KK - Khimki - 80:85.

Enisey outscored Nizhniy Novgorod 83:74.


UNICS outscored CSKA 63:54.

Spartak - Dynamo - 87:85.


Bottom-placed club gained two straight victories in PBL.


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