Shay Selby and Strakonice had a tough test against USK Prague and could not keep up and lost 107-68. Shay did everything she could with 26 points in 39 minutes. In the win, ex-South Carolina player Ilona Burgrova had 18 points, ex-Georgetown player Rebekkah Brunson had 12 points and 14 rebounds, ex-Rutgers player Kia Vaughn had 12 points, and ex-Nebraska player Anna DeForge had 10 points. Here is the box score.
Monique Currie and Targoviste had a tougher than expected test against Sepsi and finally won 80-73. Monique had 17 points in 30 minutes and Gabriela Marginean had 15 points. In the loss, former Illinois-Chicago player Jasmin Bailey had 26 points and 15 rebounds, ex-DII player Milica Ivanovic had 11 points, and ex-Vanderbilt player Jence Rhoads had 10 points, 7 rebounds, and 8 assists. Here is the box score.
Sheana Mosch and Charleville finally played a team that was more shorthanded as they faced the six players for Aix-en-Provence and outlasted them 70-66. Sheana had 16 points in 32 minutes. In the loss, ex-Hofstra player Lizanne Murphy had 17 points. Here is the box score.
DeMarcus Nelson and Red Star Belgrade were finally defeated as their long streak ended in Montenegro 72-63 to Buducnost. DeMarcus had 7 points in 27 minutes. Ex-Old Dominion player Gerald Lee had 22 points. Here is the box score.
On Sunday, Chante Black and Samsun hosted powerhouse Fenerbahce and came up short 78-55. Chante had 10 points and 12 rebounds after playing all 40 minutes and Megan Frazee had 25 points and 7 rebounds. In the win, ex-DII player Agnieszska Bibryzcka had 19 points and 7 rebounds and Cappie Pondexter had 16 points. Here is the box score.
Jasmine Thomas and Chevakata had a tough trip at Spartak Moscow and lost the lead late to fall 79-72. Jasmine had 13 points and Glory Johnson had 11 points and 11 rebounds. In the win, the star trio was critical as Becky Hammon had 15 points and 6 assists, Candice Dupree had 14 points and 9 rebounds, and Seimone Augustus had 10 points and 8 rebounds. Here is the box score.
Shavlik Randolph and the Foshan Lions tried to fight back from a late deficit, but lost 113-102. Shavlik had 36 points and 20 rebounds and Rashad McCants had 15 points. In the win, ex-Rutgers player Quincy Douby had 42 points and the recently signed Eddy Curry had 13 points and 7 rebounds.
David McClure and Neptunas had a good start in Russia against Triumph Lyubertsy, but could hold on and lost 83-80. David had 13 points and 5 rebounds in 35 minutes. In the win, ex-Coppin State player Tywain McKee had 17 points and 8 rebounds and ex-Northern Arizona player Kyle Landry had 14 points and 8 rebounds. Here is the box score.
Jon Scheyer and Gran Canaria won 94-72 at Lagun Aro. Jon had 10 points in 16 minutes off the bench. Spencer Nelson had 21 points, 10 rebounds, and 6 assists and Brad Newley had 18 points. In the loss, ex-Maryland player Ekene Ibekwe had 14 points and 6 rebounds and ex-Central Florida player Jermaine Taylor had 12 points. Here is the box score.
Marty Pocius and Real Madrid continued their league run against their local rivals Asefa Estudiantes with an 87-74 win. Marty was quiet in 4 minutes. Rudy Fernandez had 17 points, Sergio Llull had 15 points, and Nikola Mirotic had 14 points and 8 rebounds. Ex-Hawaii player Carl English had 16 points in the loss. Here is the box score.
Daniel Ewing made his debut for Turkish sports powerhouse Besiktas. The team is coached by Erman Kunter, who was DeMarcus Nelson's coach last season in France. In his new job, he brought ex-Cal player Patrick Christopher and ex-Southern Illinois player Randal Falker with him from his last club. Other members of the team include ex-Baylor player Curtis Jerrells and ex-NBA player Damir Markota. Daniel's first game was an 86-69 win over Antalya as he had 11 points in 25 minutes. Damir Markota had 13 points and 6 assists. In the loss, ex-Alabama player Jermareo Davidson had 33 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Ohio State player Ron Lewis had 11 points and 6 rebounds, and ex-Seton Hall player Jordan Theodore had 10 points and 6 rebounds. Here is the box score.
On Monday, Karima Christmas and Maccabi Ramat Hen beat Elitzur Netanya 81-74. Karima had 19 points and 6 rebounds in 32 minutes. Jenna Smith had 19 points and 12 rebounds and Khadijah Rushdan had 17 points. In the loss, ex-Virginia Commonwealth player Courtney Hurt had 31 points and 11 rebounds and ex-Miami player Maurita Reid had 18 points. Boxscores no longer appear to be available in English.
Shelden Williams helped Chalon start strong against Roanne, but they fell behind and lost 65-56. Shelden finished with 13 points and 9 rebounds in 33 minutes and Ilian Evtimov had 20 points. Here is the box score.