Kalev/TLU cruise past Barsy

TALLINN - Kalev/TLU marked their eleventh game with their seventh victory, as they cruised past Barsy 107-64 to start the weekend on a high note.


The victory temporarily pushes Kalev/TLU to the second spot, as they now sit with 7 wins, 4 losses and a total of 18 points. Right behind them are University of Tartu (7-3) and Ogre (6-4). For Barsy, this was the ninth loss in eleven games, as they look to finish their season on Monday with a game against Tartu.

This was a no-contest from the very start of the game, as TLU jumped ahead 23-9 just after ten minutes. The lead kept increasing and reached its peak at the very end of regulation - 43 points separated the two teams.

Six players achieved double-digit scoring for the Tallinn side, as Martin Jurtom led the way with 20. Kristo Saage and Bamba Fall added 14 points apiece, while Dorde Dzeletovic had 12. Tom Kaldre had a nice double-double of 11 points and 11 assists, as Bambale Osby ended the night with 10 points and 8 boards.

For the losing side, it was a 20-point performance from John Taylor, while Vladimir Ivanov added 17 to help their cause. Da'Quan Cook finished the game with 11.