Rytas grabs a second win over Žalgiris, Šeškus beats the buzzer to pull out victory in Klaipėda
Žalgiris Kaunas had the upper hand in the first quarter but Rytas Vilnius took control of the game in the second quarter to get the second win in the Betsafe-LKL derby, prevailing 87:74. Ivan Buva finished with 18 points, Tyler Cavanaugh dropped 12.
Edvinas Šeškus drained a 3-pointer at the buzzer to hand CBet Jonava a 78:75 win over Neptūnas Klaipėda. The winning side came from a 17-point deficit and overpowered its opponents 28:12 in the fourth quarter. Match hero Šeškus and Evaldas Šaulys scored 13 points apiece.
CBet claimed a second win a row on Tuesday after beating Uniclub Casino - Juventus at home 86:80. Hosts managed to survive despite losing a 20-point lead in the fourth quarter. Jeffery Garrett dropped 23 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.
Lietkabelis Panevėžys got the job done against Šiauliai-7bet with a 71:66 win. Kristupas Žemaitis had 16 points as this was 13th straight victory for Lietkabelis in Betsafe-LKL to keep the chase after Rytas for a second place in the standings.
Randy Culpepper was red-hot with 32 points to help Pieno žvaigždės Pasvalys survive an overtime thriller over Labas GAS Prienai at home 106:102. Hosts struggled but managed to bounce back, force the extra five-minute period, grab a win and move up to 9th place.
Four players scored in double figures for Dzūkija Alytus as the team defeated Nevėžis-Optibet Kėdainiai 93:76 at home behind a powerful second-half performance. Marius Valinskas scored a career-high 25 points for the guests, but it was not enough as Dzūkija improved to a 7th place in the standings