TTU sneak past Prienai

TALLINN – TTU secured a tough win against Group B rivals Prienai after a tough game at home, as they rallied to a 65-61 (13-14; 14-9; 16-18; 22-20) victory.


 TTU and Prienai now share a spot with a 4-7 record.

TTU tipped the game off with an 11-2 run, but Prienai shot right back and were soon up 13-16.

TTU managed to regain control of the lead before halftime and kept hold of it. In the middle of the fourth quarter, TTU were already up by double-digits. They managed to keep Prienai at a safe distance and took the 65-61 victory.

Jaan Puidet led TTU with 13 points, 9 rebounds and 6 assists. Kristjan Makke added 13 points and 10 rebounds, while Mooses Kaja and Joonas Jarvelainen added 11 points each.

Giedrius Staniulis scored 15 points and 8 rebounds, while Paulius Ivanauskas and Vidmantas Sragauskis chipped in with 11 points. Arnas Labuckas added 10 points and 8 rebounds.