Tonight in Belgrade, the Partizan basketball players defeated the Metropolitan team with 87:72 (14:17, 29:14, 21:10, 23:31), in the game of the 15th round of Group A of the Eurocup. The Black and Whites recorded an important victory in the fight for second place in Group A and now have a score of 10/5, and the French team 9/6 as well as Andorra.
The most efficient in the winning team was Zack Ledej with 15 points, Balša Koprivica scored a point less with 13 rebounds, while Kevin Panther added 13 points.
Aleksa Avramović and Matijas Lesor scored nine points each, while Tristan Vukčević finished the game with eight points.
In the ranks of the Metropolitan, the best was Jordan McRae with 18 points, Miralem Halilović added 12, and Will Cummings added 11 points.
Partizan started the match very well, but ended the first section badly, so Metropolitan first equalized (14:14), and then went to the first break with an advantage of 17:14.
Led by Ledeja, the black and whites returned the advantage to their side in the second quarter, which at the half time was the maximum plus 12 43:31.
The black and whites played great in the third quarter, which they won with 21:10, after which they controlled the match without any problems and calmly brought it to an end.
The basketball players of Partizan will visit Slaska in the next round of the Eurocup, while the Metropolitan will welcome Juventud.