Tartu University regroup with a huge win

TARTU – After a disappointing blow-out loss last week, Tartu University rebounded with an even bigger blow-out win, as they defeated TTU 118-63.


The baskets were open for both clubs, as they started off the game scoring heavily. Nevertheless, it was Tartu University gradually ascending to a nine point advantage after the first quarter.

A 13-0 run in the second period was the door to the huge win. Tartu had already amassed a 26-point advantage, and it was clear the game was nearly over. The hosts’ continued growing their lead, as it reached 40 points between the two sides. The final basket of the game raised the margin to its highest point – 55 points.

Seven players were in double-digits, with Carl Engstrom leading the way with 19 points and 8 rebounds. Robin Kivi added 18 points to the tally, while Vytenis Cizauskas ended up with 17. Hendrik Eelmae scored 13 points, while adding 10 rebounds and 4 steals, as Janar Talts chipped in with another 13. Kristjan Kitsing had a double-double of 12 points and 12 rebounds. Mart Rosenthal finished with 11 points.