Zalgiris hit season high in win over Siauliai; Skycop survive OT in Kedainiai
After returning from Madrid with a ticket to the EuroLeague Quarter-Finals, Zalgiris handled their business in the Betsafe LKL with a 109-83 victory over the visiting Siauliai in Kaunas on Sunday.
Having opened the game with a high-powered 39-point display in the opening quarter, the Greens went on to match their season-high in scoring in a triple-digit performance.
Edgaras Ulanovas paced the home side with 17 points, Rokas Jokubaitis collected 12 points, while Deon Thompson scored 11 points. The trio of Lukas Uleckas, Brandon Brown and Aaron White chipped in with 10 points apiece.
Meanwhile, the Siauliai one-two punch of Seth Allen and Antanas Udras had 20 and 16 points, respectively.
In the other Sunday fixture, Skycop survived a 96-91 overtime drama against Nevezis to improve to a 10-18 record, while keeping the Kedainiai club at the bottom of the table.
Arnas Labuckas stole the spotlight for the visitors from Prienai with a game-high 25 points and 13 rebounds, Darjus Lavrinovic had 17 points, while Malcolm Grant collected 16 points and 5 assists.
For Nevezis, Zaid Hearts had 23 points, Martynas Varnas scored 17, while Regimantas Miniotas double-doubled with 10 points and 10 rebounds.