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Partizan NIS remained perfect through four games in all competitions since Saso Filipovski took over as head coach with the latest win, 78-75, reached against shorthanded Joventut Badalona Thursday evening in Belgrade.
Nemanja Gordic’s contribution amounted to a team-high 16 points. Codi Miller-McIntyre followed with 13 of his own, including a clutch bucket for the 76-72 lead with 28 seconds to go.
The delayed 7DAYS EuroCup Regular Season Group A Round 6 contest featured a special guest in Zeljko Obradovic. The former coach of both teams surfaced at the Ranko Zeravica Sports Hall enjoying the game.
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The visitors missing several players the likes of Ante Tomic, Pau Ribas, and Nenad Dimitrijevic put up a fight down the stretch but the comeback attempt fell short. Shawn Dawson got to 19 points, Vladimir Brodziansky and Xabi López-Arostegui had 16 apiece.
In other Group A action, originally scheduled for Round 4, UNICS Kazan defeated JL Bourg, 86-74, on the road.
Isaiah Canaan with a game-high 23 points kept his side in control throughout the second half. Jamar Smith put up 20 points and Jordan Morgan added 17.
Kadeem Allen with 17 points behind 7/9 field goals was not enough for the French outlet.
|1. Joventut Badalona||5||2||586||556||30|
|2. UNICS Kazan||5||3||674||642||32|
|3. Partizan NIS Belgrade||4||3||572||577||-5|
|4. JL Bourg en Bresse||3||2||418||405||13|
|5. Umana Reyer Venice||2||3||401||433||-32|
|6. Bahcesehir Koleji Istanbul||1||7||627||665||-38|
Group C postponed action featured MoraBanc Andorra charging to the win, 82-69, against the Telenet Giants Antwerp.
David Jelinek poured a season-high 20 points in the Regular Season Round 7 affair. Oriol Pauli accounted for 11 points, nine rebounds, and four steals.
The winless opponents had Ibrahima Fall Faye at 22 points and Jalen Jenkins finished with 18.
|1. Virtus Segafredo Bologna (qualified)||6||0||521||450||71|
|2. Lokomotiv Kuban Krasnodar (qualified)||6||2||728||639||89|
|3. AS Monaco||4||2||492||446||46|
|4. MoraBanc Andorra||3||3||432||435||-3|
|5. Lietkabelis Panevezys||1||5||430||506||-76|
|6. Telenet Giants Antwerp||0||8||575||702||-127|