TTU claim victory in Valmiera

VALMIERA - A great second half allowed visiting TTU to enjoy an 86-73 win against Valmiera/ORDO in the first matchup of Wednesday night.


It was a close affair in the first half, as neither side managed to gain any momentum. However, TTU picked up the pace after the break, and an 8-0 run allowed them to set some space aside.

For TTU, Sten Olmre was the leading scorer, as he tallied 22 points, 6 steals and 5 assists. Toomas Raadik added 19 points to the tally, while Norman Kabin had a great game too, as he picked up 13 points, 11 rebounds and 4 steals. Martin Giese ended up with 11.

Eduards Hazners dropped 20 for the Latvians, while Janis Kaufmanis chipped in with an all-around performance of 18 points, 6 rebounds and 6 assists. Niks Jansons ended up with 13 points.