“Zenit” got a difficult home victory over “Nizhny Novgorod” in the match of the regular season of the VTB United League. Almost the whole game the players of Vasiliy Karasev were in the role of pursuers. Before the final quater the hosts conceded with a difference of 8 points. But the confident game of Kyle Kurich and his partners in the last quarter helped “Zenit” make a jerk and draw a victory with a score of 92:89.
Kyle Kuric scored 19 points in the game.
Riga VEF on the road outplayed the Krasnoyarsk “Enisey” (75:68) despite the double-double of Anthony Hilliard – 15 points and 10 rebounds.
“Lokomotiv-Kuban” suffered a second defeat in the regular season of the VTB United League season-2017/18, losing on its site to Saratov “Avtodor”. The end of the game in which the Saratov team managed to win with a difference of 7 points became the decisive. The final score is 93:90 in favor of “Avtodor”.
The most productive player in the “Loko” was Frank Elegar, he scored 16 points and made 9 rebounds.