On Tuesday, Krystal Thomas and the Jiangsu Phoenix faced Shanghai Octopus and lost their lead late to fall 74-71. Krystal had 21 points and 15 rebounds. In the win, ex-UNC player Camille Little had 30 points and 6 rebounds. Here is the box score.
On Wednesday, Alana Beard made her debut with Wisla Krakow of Poland as they hosted Spartak Moscow in Euroleague Women action. Alana's teammates include Tina Charles, ex-UTEP player Katarzyna Krezel, and ex-Texas player Daria Mieloszynska. In this game, the added strength helped out the team as they won 76-64. Alana had 13 points in 31 minutes as Charles led the way with 26 points and 13 rebounds. In the loss, Seimone Augustus had 16 points and 7 rebounds. Here is the box score.
Monique Currie and CSM Targoviste made the short trip to Hungary for their Euroleague Women game against Sopron and the team rallied late to win 87-82. Monique had 15 points in 34 minutes. Gabriela Marginean had 26 points and Jillian Robbins had 10 points and 10 rebounds. In the loss, ex-Miami player Shenise Johnson had 23 points and 8 rebounds. Here is the box score.
Jasmine Thomas and Chevakata had an important Eurocup Women game against they hosted Lattes Montpellier of France. The team built a solid first half lead then held off a late charge for a 69-67 win. Jasmine had 6 points, 5 rebounds, and 6 assists as she played all 40 minutes. Glory Johnson had 34 points and 8 rebounds. Here is the box score.
DeMarcus Nelson and Red Star Belgrade hosted Sassari of Italy in Eurocup action and the game turned out to be rather exciting as they won 116-104 in a regulation 40 minutes game. DeMarcus had 10 points and 6 assists in 29 minutes as Elton Brown had 22 points and 7 rebounds. In the loss, St. John's player Bootsy Thornton had 33 points, ex-Murray State player Tony Easley had 19 points and 6 rebounds, ex-Mississippi State player Michal Ignerski had 17 point and 6 rebounds, ex-DePaul player Drake Diener had 14 points, and ex-Marquette player Travis Diener had 13 points and 15 assists. Here is the box score.
On Thursday, David McClure and Neptunas returned to domestic league action against Palanga and won 111-81 with a strong performance over the middle two quarters. David had 8 points and 5 rebounds in 22 minutes. Laurynas Mikalauskas had 20 points and Rashaun Broadus had 13 points. In the loss, ex-Elon player Olasumbo Atoyebi had 25 points and 6 rebounds, ex-Maryland player Parrish Brown had 13 points, and ex-JC player Mantas Mockevicius had 15 points. Here is the box score.
Shelden Williams and Elan Chalon hosted Alba Berlin in Euroleague action and the game was close for a while before the visitors pulled away late 87-82. Shelden had 8 points in 17 minutes. Blake Schilb had 21 points, 7 rebounds, and 7 assists, Brion Rush had 21 points and 6 rebounds, and Ilian Evtimov had 13 points. In the win, ex-Buffalo player Yassin Idbihi had 16 points and 6 rebounds, ex-Wisconsin player Zach Morley had 11 points and 9 rebounds, ex-Wright State player Dashaun Wood had 11 points, and ex-UNC player Deon Thompson had 10 points. Here is the box score.
On Friday, Jess Foley and the Townsville Fire hosted the Sydney Flames and used a good start to win 89-81. Jess had 15 points in 26 minutes. Kayla Standish had 18 points and 12 rebounds as their new teammate, ex-George Washington player Jessica Adair, also made her debut. In the loss, ex-Rutgers player April Sykes had 26 points and 6 assists. Here is the box score.
Marty Pocius and Real Madrid hosted Khimiki Moscow and had their offense going in the second half on their way to a 104-81 win. Marty had 8 points in 17 minutes. Rudy Fernandez had 23 points, Nikola Mirotic had 17 points and 8 rebounds, and Jaycee Carroll and Sergio Llull had 14 points. In the loss, ex-NBA player Sergey Monya had 19 points and ex-NBA player Zoran Planinic had 15 points and 6 assists. Here is the box score.
Most of the Euroleague Women action was on Tuesday as Rivas Ecopolis of Spain won in the Czech Republic against Imos Brno 66-59 behind 11 points and 10 rebounds from ex-Florida player Aneika Henry. Slovakia's Good Angels Kosice won 79-69 over Famila Schio of Italy thanks to their power duo as ex-Texas Tech player Plenette Pierson had 27 points and ex-DePaul player Allie Quigley had 20 points. In the loss, ex-Ohio State player Jantel Lavender had 15 points and 10 rebounds, ex-Kansas player Danielle McCray had 13 points and 7 rebounds, and ex-WNBA player Raffaella Masciadri had 12 points. Fenerbahce of Turkey blasted Arras 88-59 in France as ex-DII player Agnieszka Bibrzycka had 16 points and Angel McCoughtry had 11 points and 6 rebounds. Polkowice of Poland beat Novi Zagreb of Croatia 77-66 as ex-WNBA player Belinda Snell had 21 points, ex-Stanford player Nneka Ogwumike had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and ex-NAIA player Valeryia Musina had 10 points. In the loss, ex-Richmond player Mirna Mazic had 18 points and 8 rebounds and ex-JC player Latoya Williams had 13 points. Star-laden UMMC Ekaterinburg of Russia dismantled Mondeville in France 82-55 as Sandrine Gruda had 20 points and 6 rebounds, Candace Parker had 19 points and 10 rebounds, and Diana Taurasi had 19 points while ex-Missouri player Amanda Lassiter had 11 points in the loss. Turkish giants Galatasaray beat Perfumerias Avenida 79-69 in Spain behind their WNBA trio as Lindsay Whalen had 22 points, Sancho Lyttle had 16 points, and Ann Wauters had 12 points and 8 rebounds. In the loss, ex-WNBA player Marta Fernandez had 18 points, ex-Stanford player Nicole Powell had 13 points and 13 rebounds, and ex-South Carolina player Iva Sliskovic had 10 points.
The final game was on Thursday as Gyor of Hungary beat Tarsus of Turkey 81-72 with 17 points, 6 rebounds, and 7 assists from ex-Virginia Tech player Ieva Kublina and 16 points from ex-UNC player Chay Shegog. In the loss, ex-Oklahoma player Danielle Robinson had 15 points, ex-Maryland player Shay Doron had 12 points and 9 assists, ex-Florida player DeLisha Milton-Jones had 12 points and 7 rebounds, and ex-Rutgers player Michelle Campbell (also known as Melisa Can in Turkey) had 12 points and 6 rebounds.
Eurocup Women games started on Wednesday as Mersin of Turkey beat Belfius Namur of Belgium 80-68 as ex-Marshall player Chantelle Handy had 23 points and 9 rebounds, ex-Pitt player Shavonte Zellous had 18 points and 6 rebounds, and ex-UConn player Barbara Turner (also known as Bahar Ozturk in Turkey) had 12 points in the win while ex-NAIA player Djenebou Sissoko had 14 points and 10 rebounds in the loss. VS Prague of the Czech Republic won 78-61 in Serbia over Partizan Galenika as ex-Florida player Marshae Dotson had 24 points and 8 rebounds in the win while ex-Boston College player Brooke Queenan had 16 points and 10 rebounds in the loss. Team Maryland, but not Team ACC, Dynamo Moscow beat Landes of France 66-51 as Kristi Toliver had 19 points, 7 rebounds, and 6 assists and Crystal Langhorne had 12 points and 7 rebounds. In the loss, ex-UAB player Carmen Guzman had 11 points and ex-Kentucky player Jennifer Humphrey had 10 points and 9 rebounds.
There were more games Thursday as Romania's Satu Mare beat SISU of Denmark 69-67 as ex-Virginia Tech player Utaya Drye had 20 points, 6 rebounds, and 6 assists and ex-UNC player Italee Lucas had 18 points. In the loss, ex-Hofstra player Marie Malone had 21 points and 9 rebounds, ex-Alabama player Camilla Blands had 16 points and 11 rebounds, and ex-TCU player Ida Tryggedsson had 13 points. Turkey's Ankara beat Lotto Young Cats of Belgium 81-64 as ex-DII player Makbule Amachree had 17 points and 12 rebounds while ex-Drexel player Jasmina Rosseel had 11 points in the loss. Olimpia of Belarus need overtime to overcome Hainaut of France 70-65 as in the loss, ex-Miami of Ohio player Amanda Jackson had 20 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Georgia Ashley Houts had 19 points, and ex-Florida International player Vera Perostiyska had 11 points and 11 rebounds. Tarbes of France won 65-47 in Russia over Spartak Noginsk as ex-Georgia player Angelica Robinson had 10 points and 9 rebounds. Dynamo-GUVD of Russia beat Nantes of France 61-53 behind 18 points and 9 rebounds from ex-Tennessee player Sidney Spencer and 12 points and 7 assists from ex-Nebraska player Yvonne Turner. Germany's Wasserburg beat Belgium's Sint Katelijne Waver 87-58 as ex-St. John's player Tina Sten had 13 points, ex-Central Florida player Emma Cannon had 12 points and 9 rebounds, and ex-South Florida player Melissa Dalembert had 10 points and 15 rebounds. Kayseri of Turkey won 80-61 in Sweden over Telge as ex-UConn player Asjha Jones had 20 points and ex-WNBA player Evanthia Maltsi had 18 points in the win while ex-UNC player Rashanda McCants had 19 points in the loss. Botas of Turkey won 84-70 in Bulgaria over Dunav as ex-Oklahoma player Courtney Paris had 22 points and 18 rebounds and ex-Georgia player Christi Thomas had 16 points and 11 rebounds in the win while ex-Oregon player Amanda Johnson had 20 points and 6 rebounds and ex-Cal Poly player Kristina Santiago had 11 points in the loss. Lithuania's Kibirkstis snuck out of Turkey with a 70-66 win as ex-DII player Celeste Trahan had 16 points and 10 rebounds. In the loss, ex-Tennessee player Shekinna Stricklen had 13 points and 7 rebounds, ex-WNBA player Jana Vesela had 12 points and 10 rebounds, and ex-Wisconsin player Jolene Anderson had 12 points and 6 rebounds.
Euroleague games on Thursday started in Russia as Quin Snyder and CSKA Moscow hosted Partizan Belgrade of Serbia and won 78-61. In the win, ex-Arkansas player Sonny Weems had 14 points, ex-Temple player Dionte Christmas had 13 points, and ex-NBA player Viktor Khryapa and ex-Duquesne player Aaron Jackson had 11 points each while ex-New Mexico player Drew Gordon had 11 points in the loss. Fenerbahce Ulker of Turkey won 85-68 over Union Olimpija of Slovenia as 2011 Miami Heat second round pick Bojan Bogdanovic, whose rights were traded twice on draft day to end up with the Brooklyn Nets, had 19 points, ex-New Orleans player Bo McCalebb had 13 points, and 2009 Phoenix Suns second round Emir Preldzic, whose rights were later traded to the Washington Wizards, had 11 points. In the loss, former Wisconsin-Milwaukee player Dylan Page had 23 points and ex-Washington State player Aron Baynes had 10 points and 10 rebounds. Unicaja Malaga of Spain beat Asseco Prokom of Poland 63-48 as brief NBA player Kosta Perovic had 12 points and ex-Indiana player Earl Calloway had 11 points in the win while ex-Cincinnati player Adam Hrycaniuk had 10 points in the loss. Emporio Armani Milan beat Cedevita of Croatia 75-60 in Italy as ex-NBA plaer Antonis Fotsis had 15 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Kansas player Keith Langford had 11 points, and ex-Alabama player Richard Hendrix and ex-Oregon player Malik Hairston had 10 points each. Defending champions Olympiakos continue to build steam as they beat Anadolu Efes of Turkey 75-53 in Greece. New York Knicks second round pick Kostas Papanikolaou, whose rights were later traded to the Portland Trailblazers, had 17 points and 6 rebounds, ex-NBA player Vassilis Spanoulis had 14 points, and ex-Texas A&M player Acie Law had 10 points in the win while ex-Virginia Tech player Jamon Gordon had 15 points in the loss. FC Barcelona continued a trend of home-court advantage as they blew out Lietuvos Rytas of Lithuania 90-66 as ex-NBA player Juan Carlos Navarro had 24 points, 2008 Utah Jazz second round pick Ante Tomic had 17 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Cincinnati player Pete Mickeal had 15 points, and ex-Michigan State player Erazem Lorbek, who was drafted in the second round in 2005 by the Indiana Pacers before having his rights traded to the San Antonio Spurs, had 11 points.
The rest of the games were on Friday as Zalgiris Kaunas continued its strong form with an 82-45 shellacking of Caja Laboral of Spain in Lithuania. Ex-JC player Marko Popovic had 19 points and ex-Penn player Ibrahim Jaaber had 12 points in the win as ex-NBA player Andres Nocioni had 10 points in the win. Besiktas of Turkey used a solid second half to beat Brose of Germany 83-72. In the win, ex-Cal player Patrick Christopher had 20 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Baylor player Curtis Jerrells had 17 points and 6 assists, and ex-NBA player Damir Markota had 13 points and 7 rebounds while ex-Stanford player Casey Jacobsen had 14 points in the loss. A close game in Italy went to Panathinaikos of Greece as they edged past Cantu 71-69. In the win, ex-Miami of Ohio player Michael Bramos had 21 points and 9 rebounds while in the loss, ex-Florida player Alex Tyus had 18 points and ex-Oregon player and Houston Rockets 2008 second round pick Maarty Leunen had 11 points. In Italy, a good game between hosts Montepaschi Siena and Maccabi Tel Aviv of Israel went down to the wire as the home team won 89-87. In the win, ex-Cal State Fullerton player Bobby Brown had 16 points and 6 assists, ex-USC player Daniel Hackett had 13 points, ex-Texas A&M player Tomas Ress had 12 points, and ex-NBA player Mario Kasun had 10 points. In the loss, ex-Duquesne player Shawn James had 22 points and 12 rebounds, Orlando Magic 2006 second round pick Lior Eliyahu, whose rights were recently dealt to the Minnesota Timberwolves, had 19 points and 6 rebounds, ex-UNC Greensboro player RIcky Hickman had 13 points, and ex-Virginia player Devin Smith had 10 points.
Eurocup action started with few games on Tuesday. Cholet of France opened up the week with a high-scoring 95-90 win in Croatia over Cibona. In the win, ex-West Virginia player Marcus Goree had 20 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Missouri player Travon Bryant had 19 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Western Kentucky player A.J. Slaughter had 18 points and 6 assists, and ex-UT Arlington player Derrick Obasohan had 16 point. In the loss, Toronto Raptors second round pick Tomislav Zubcic had 14 points and 6 rebounds and ex-Maryland player D.J. Strawberry had 10 points. In Belgium, Montenegro's Buducnost beat Spirou Charleroi 66-53. In the win, ex-Mississippi State player Dee Bost had 13 points and ex-Old Dominion player Gerald Lee had 10 points while ex-Florida player Justin Hamilton had 10 points and 7 rebounds in the loss. In Spain, Valencia crushed Wurzburg of Germany 97-64. Ex-Xavier player Justin Doellman had 31 points in the win while ex-Villanova player Dwayne Anderson had 13 points, ex-DIII player Jason Boone had 12 points, and ex-Missouri player Jimmy McKinney had 10 points in the loss.
All of the other games were on Wednesday, starting in Russia, where Spartak St. Petersburg beat Ulm of Germany 89-71. In the win, ex-Texas A&M player Josh Carter had 24 points and 2006 Minnesota Timberwolves second round pick Loukas Mavrokefalidis had 14 points while ex-Villanova player Allan Ray and ex-Creighton player Dane Watts had 14 points each in the loss. Spain's Bilbao won big in Bulgaria 85-64 over Lukoil Academic as ex-St. John's player Lamont Hamilton had 19 points and 8 rebounds while in the loss, ex-Hampton player Devin Green had 13 points and 11 rebounds, ex-San Diego State player Mohamed Abukar had 11 points, and ex-Syracuse player Darryl Watkins had 10 points. In Russia, Lokomotiv Kuban blasted Galatasaray of Turkey 91-66. In the win, ex-Rhode Island player Jimmy Baron had 23 points, ex-Florida player Nick Calathes, who was drafted in the second round in 2009 by the Minnesota Timberwolves before having his rights immediately traded to the Dallas Mavericks, had 20 points, 6 rebounds, and 10 assists, and ex-Xavier player Derrick Brown had 12 points. In the loss, ex-Mississippi State player Jamont Gordon had 12 points, 2011 Cleveland Cavaliers second round pick Milan Macvan had 11 points, and 2005 Atlanta Hawks second round pick Cenk Akyol had 10 points. In Greece, Russia's Unics Kazan rolled past Panionios 92-72. In the win, ex-South Carolina player Chuck Eidson had 22 points and 6 assists, ex-UT Pan American player Mire Chatman had 13 points and 6 rebounds, ex-Saint Louis player Ian Vougioukas had 13 points, and ex-BYU player Terrell Lyday had 11 points as ex-Maryland player Landon Milbourne had 12 points in the loss. Lithuania's Prienai beat Nymburk of the Czech Republic 84-66 with 15 points and 11 rebounds from ex-Hofstra player Arminas Urbutis while ex-DII player Radoslav Rancik had 19 points and 7 rebounds and ex-NBA player Jiri Welsch had 12 points in the loss. In Israel, Hapoel Jerusalem beat Budivelnyk of Ukraine 81-67 as ex-Boston College player Craig Smith had 18 points, ex-Xavier player Josh Duncan had 17 points and 6 rebounds, and ex-Kansas State player Jacob Pullen had 10 points in the win while ex-Missouri player Leo Lyons had 18 points and 8 rebounds in the loss. Turkey's Banvit beat Azovmash of Ukraine 97-81 behind 28 points and 7 rebounds from ex-DePaul player Sammy Mejia and 22 points from ex-Alabama player Chuck Davis. In the loss, ex-Michigan player Manny Harris had 20 points and 9 rebounds and ex-NBA player Oleksiy Pecherov and 2008 Utah Jazz second round pick Tadija Dragicevic, whose rights were recently traded to the Dallas Mavericks, had 14 points each. Russia's Triumph Lyubertsy beat VEF Riga in Latvia 91-84 as ex-Coppin State player Tywain McKee had 32 points, 6 rebounds, and 6 assists and ex-Northern Arizona player Kyle Landry had 17 points and 9 rebounds in the win while ex-St. Mary's player Earl Rowland had 14 points and ex-Texas A&M player Antanas Kavaliauskas had 10 points in the loss. Ukraine's Donetsk narrowly defeated Trefl Sopot of Poland 92-87. Ex-Wake Forest player Darius Songaila had 24 points and 7 rebounds, ex-West Virginia player D'Or Fischer had 17 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Santa Clara player Doron Perkins had 15 points, 6 rebounds, and 7 assists, and ex-CSU Bakersfield player Ramel Curry had 11 points in the win. In the loss, ex-Canisius player Frank Turner had 23 points and 6 assists and ex-JC player Przemyslaw Zamojski had 12 points. Oostende of Belgium edged past Stelmet Zielona of Poland 80-74 as ex-Hawaii player Matthew Lojeski had 21 points and 8 rebounds and ex-Florida player Brent Wright had 10 points in the win while ex-Florida player Walter Hodge had 24 points in the loss. In Germany, Artland Dragons snuch past LeMans Sarthe of France 76-71 with 15 points and 8 rebounds from ex-Miami player Anthony King, 14 points from ex-UT Arlington player Marquez Haynes, 12 points and 10 rebounds from ex-North Carolina State player Dennis Horner, and 10 points from ex-McNeese State player Demond Mallet. In the loss, ex-Gonzaga player J.P. Batista had 24 points and brief NBA player Pape Sy had 20 points. The final game was in France, where Sevilla of Spain prevailed 70-56 over Orleans with 20 points from Washington Wizards second round pick Tomas Satoransky and 11 points from ex-Memphis player Robert Dozier. In the loss, ex-Oral Roberts player Caleb Green had 12 points and 7 rebounds, ex-New Mexico State player Jahmar Young had 11 points, and ex-Colorado State player Brian Greene had 10 points.
Most of the Eurochallenge games were on Tuesday as Tofas of Turkey was forced into overtime before they could beat Krka Novo Mesto of Slovenia 82-79 with ex-DII player Austin Nichols providing 19 points and 8 rebounds and ex-Iona player Steven Burtt providing 19 points and 7 assists. Turkey's Pinar Karsiyaka beat ETHA Engomis of Cyprus 86-59 as ex-Troy player Bobby Dixon had 16 points and 7 assists and ex-Georgia Tech player Alade Aminu had 13 points and 6 rebounds in the win while ex-DII player Akida McLain had 12 points and ex-Murray State player Donte Poole had 11 points in the loss. Russia's Krasnye Krylia built a big enough lead in Finland to hold off a late-charging Joensuun Kataja side 96-86. In the win, ex-Kansas State player Jeremiah Massey had 18 points and 8 rebounds, ex-UTEP player Omar Thomas had 16 points, and ex-Washington player Tre Simmons had 10 points. In the loss, ex-DII player Jonte Flowers had 22 points, ex-Vanderbilt player Julian Terrell had 16 points and 6 rebounds, and ex-New Orleans player Johnell Smith had 12 points. A close game in Sweden went to Ventspils of Latvia as they beat Sodertalje Kings 82-80 with ex-George Mason player Folarin Campbell scoring 19 points and ex-App State player Donald Sims adding 16 points in the win as ex-NAIA player Kenneth Simms had 14 points and 6 rebounds in the loss. Tartu of Estonia beat Dijon of France 74-62 with 14 points and 6 assists from ex-Toledo player Justin Ingram as ex-NAIA player Zach Moss had 16 points and ex-Portland player T.J. Campbell had 10 points in the loss. Gaz Metan Medias of Romania held off Khimik of Ukraine 88-86 as ex-Missouri State player Deven Mitchell had 17 points and 7 rebounds in the win while ex-Purdue player Willy Deane had 26 points and 6 assists in the loss. The former UNC team of France, Paris Levallois, started extremely slow in Belgium against Okapi Aalstar before a major second half comeback propelled them to an 86-76 win as Jawad Williams had 25 points and 10 rebounds and Sean May had 19 points and 6 rebounds. In the loss, ex-Gonzaga player Derek Raivio had 16 points and 9 assists, ex-Georgetown player Jason Clark had 13 points, ex-UTEP player John Tofi had 12 points and 9 rebounds, and ex-Long Beach State player Larry Anderson had 12 points. Belgium's Mons Hainaut won 78-73 in Romania over Pitesti as ex-DII player Josh Bostic had 16 points, ex-UAB player Quincy Taylor had 15 points and 6 assists, ex-Southeast Missouri State player Monwell Randle had 14 points, and ex-Georgetown player Jonathan Wallace had 11 points in the win while ex-Georgia Southern player Donte Gennie had 21 points in the loss. Hungary's Szolnoki Olaj won 93-80 in Romania over Timisoara as ex-San Diego player Brandon Gay had 13 points while in the loss, ex-South Carolina player Dominique Archie had 14 points and 7 rebounds and ex-Arkansas player Delvon Johnson had 10 points and 6 rebounds. In Cyprus, Apollon Limassol snuck out an 89-88 win over Gravelines of France as ex-DII player Brandon Brown had 28 points and ex-McNeese State player Diego Kapelan had 17 points in the win while ex-Marquette player Dwight Buycks had 22 points and ex-Miami of Ohio player Juby Johnson had 15 points in the loss. In Belarus, Minsk bested Nancy of France 78-71 behind 13 points from ex-Tennessee player JaJuan Smith as ex-Bradley player Marcellus Sommerville had 15 points and 8 rebounds and ex-Davidson player Kenny Grant had 11 points in the loss. In Germany, Bonn survived the challenge of Armia of Georgia to win 75-71 as ex-Missouri State player Kyle Weems had 17 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Valparaiso player Chris Ensminger had 15 points and 8 rebounds, ex-UAB player Robert Vaden had 11 points, and ex-DII player Benas Veikalas 10 points. In the loss, ex-Arizona State player Curtis Millage had 23 points and 7 rebounds and ex-Troy player Lamayn Wilson had 14 points and 8 rebounds.
The rest of the games were on Wednesday as Keravnos of Cyprus beat Asesoft Ploiesti of Romania 88-76 behind 23 points from ex-Tennessee player Bobby Maze, 20 points from ex-Oklahoma player Tony Crocker, and 16 points from ex-UAB player Lawrence Kinnard. In the loss, ex-South Alabama player Virgil Stanescu had 13 points and ex-DII player Darius Hargrove had 10 points. Norrkoping Dolphins of Sweden beat Tampereen Pyrinto of Finland 84-73 as ex-VMI player Keith Gabriel had 13 points in the win while ex-Rhode Island player Lamonte Ulmer had 23 points and 11 rebounds and ex-DII player Damon Williams had 19 points and 13 rebounds in the loss. Oldenburg of Germany beat Kormend of Hungary 95-64 as ex-Portland player Robin Smeulders had 15 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Missouri player Ricky Paulding had 15 points, and ex-Purdue player Chris Kramer and ex-Georgia Southern player Julius Jenkins had 12 points each in the win. In the loss, ex-TCU player Zvonko Buljan had 21 points and ex-UNLV player Matt Shaw had 16 points and 8 rebounds. Hapoel Holon of Israel made it four for four for home teams after beating Antwerp Giants of Belgium 88-64. In the win, ex-UConn player Jerome Dyson had 18 points and 6 assists, ex-Old Dominion player Frank Hassell had 12 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Stanford player Lawrence Hill had 11 points, 10 rebounds, and 7 assists, and ex-Tennessee player Tyler Smith had 10 points. In the loss, ex-SMU player Bryan Hopkins had 16 points and 7 assists, ex-DII player Gregg Thondique had 12 points and 14 rebounds, and ex-Xavier player Jason Love had 11 points and 10 rebounds.