Rytas Vilnius blew a 21 point lead and had to sweat for a win in Prienai. Rytas won 87:78 after a tough battle against CBET Prienai.
Evaldas Kairys played the game of his career and lead Rytas to the second victory of the season. Center played only 17 minutes, but scored 24 points, grabbed 7 rebounds, blocked 5 shots and recorded 36 efficiency. 24 points and 34 efficiency are the new career highs for Kairys.
Arnas Velicka were leading scorer in Prienai team. Point guard scored 16 points, dished 6 assists, drew 11 fouls and recorded 25 efficiency. Velicka also set new career highs in points and efficiency in Betsafe LKL.
Rytas were leading by 21 point in the second half (55:34) but CBET made a run 23:6 and came back to the game (57:61).
Although, Eimantas Bendzius hit couple threes and Rytas ran away once again.