The big man played a vital role in securing the victory, as he dominated the block to score 25 points, shooting 10-of-13 from the field. He also corralled 9 rebounds and with a performance like that, booked an efficiency rating of 32.
It was Petrukonis’ highest-scoring game, as he’s averaged just under 12 points in 9 games this season. Th Lithuanian has scored in bunches all season long, as he’s been putting up 11.7 points and 6.1 rebounds in just 18 minutes of basketball each game.
Nevezis, as a team, have now won 6 of their 9 games and are amongst the leaders in Group A.
In the very same game, another Lithuanian had a big night, but was on the losing end. Vaidotas Volkus had a career night, scoring 36 points and tearing down 9 rebounds, yet it was not enough for Parnu.