Omogbo-led Pieno Zvaigzdes upset Lietkabelis; Rytas cruise past Siauliai
The Emmanuel Omogbo-led Pieno Zvaigzdes handed Lietkabelis an upset in Saturday's action in the Betsafe LKL, while Rytas eased past the winless Siauliai to join Neptunas and Zalgiris at the top of the standings.
Lietkabelis dropped to a 4-2 record after an 87-81 defeat on the road in Pasvalys, while the Gediminas Petrauskas-coached hosts moved their marker to 3-4.
Omogbo led all scorers with a 26-point, 9-rebound and 4-steal performance for Pieno Zvaigzdes, Ivars Zvigurs chipped in with 15 points and 6 rebounds, while Yannick Franke and Gytis Sirutavicius collected 14 points each.
For Lietkabelis, Jamar Wilson finished with a team-high 21 points, team captain Simas Jasaitis scored 14 points, while Saulius Kulvietis added 11 points and 5 assists.
In the other game of the day, Rytas topped Siauliai 90-63 in Vilnius behind well-rounded contributions from Dominique Sutton, Deividas Sirvydis and Evaldas Kairys.
Sutton put together a 16-point and 7-rebound game on his birthday, Deividas Sirvydis collected 14 points and 6 rebounds, while Evaldas Kairys added 13 points and 8 rebounds.
Cedrick Brock had 16 points for Siauliai, while Antanas Udras and Benas Griciunas finished with 10 points apiece.