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Lietuvos rytas - P.Zvaigzdes 93-86

No shocking result in a game in Vilnius where third ranked Lietuvos rytas (19-8) defeated 7th ranked P.Zvaigzdes (11-16) 93-86.






The hosts were ahead by 4 points but lost the second period ending it with a 2-point deficit before their 33-24 run, which allowed them to win the game.


Lietuvos rytas made 24-of-31 charity shots (77.4 percent) during the game. They also forced 19 P.Zvaigzdes turnovers.


It was a good game for American-Georgian point guard Corey Fisher, who led his team to a victory with 23 points, 5 rebounds and 7 assists.


American guard Jimmy Baron contributed with 27 points for the winners.


Four Lietuvos rytas players scored in double figures. American point guard Derrick Low answered with 19 points and 5 rebounds and Steponas Babrauskas added 15 points and 9 rebounds in the effort for P.Zvaigzdes.


Both coaches used bench players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games.


Lietuvos rytas have a solid series of three victories in a row. They moved-up to second place, which they share with Lietkabelis.


P.Zvaigzdes at the other side keeps the seventh position with 16 games lost.


Lietuvos rytas will play against bottom-ranked Siauliai (#10) at home in the next round and are hoping to win another game. P.Zvaigzdes will play against Nevezis in Kedainiai and it may be a tough game between close rivals.



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