The Partizan basketball players were defeated tonight on the road by the Lietkabelis team with 78:93 (24:24, 13:29, 18:27, 23:13), in the match of the 14th round of Group A of the Eurocup.
The most efficient in the visiting team was Kevin Panther with 20 points, Rade Zagorac scored four points less, while Jam Madar scored 12 points.
Serbian player Djordje Gagic and Gediminas Orelik were better than the others in the winning team with 21 points each, with five rebounds. Vitenis Lipkevicius added 14 points, with five rebounds and assists.
For most of the first quarter, the advantage was on the side of the Lithuanian club, so that Panther equalized the result with six consecutive points in the finish (24:24).
The home team made a series of 0:20 in the second section and took the lead with 24:44, and the black and whites scored the first basket after exactly seven minutes of play.
They went to the break with the result of 37:53, after the “three” was scored by Panther in the last second.
In the continuation, the home team controlled the match, which ended with a 15-point advantage.
Partizan is second on the table of Group A with nine wins and five defeats, while Lietkabelis is currently fourth with seven wins and six defeats.
In the next round, the Belgrade team will meet the French Metropolitan, and Lietkabelis will host Juventud.