In the match of the regular season of the VTB United League CSKA beat “Astana”. Itoudis team didn’t immediately seize the initiative and won the first quarter with only two points 21:19. Already in the next ten-minute “Army men” added and led with a two-digit advantage — 45:34.
In the third quarter CSKA kept the advantage of 11 points — 63:52, and in the final game segment the hosts made another breakthrough, so won with the score — 91:72.
In “Astana” J. J. O’Brien scored 25 points. Geoffrey Groselle – 12 points.