Cancel

Krka Win In Zagreb, Seal Last 16 Spot

15.12.2010
EUROCHALLENGE

Krka Novo Mesto survived in a 78-75 thriller at KK Zagreb to seal their place in the EuroChallenge Last 16.

Zagreb had nothing but pride to play for after falling in their first four games in the competition.

They came out all guns blazing and almost treated their fans to a first victory.

With 6:59 to go, Zagreb had a 62-58 lead.

Krka's Chris Booker scored to spark a 14-4 run for the visitors and they stayed in front the rest of the way.

Zagreb got 22 points from Luka Zoric and 17 from Damir Mulaomerovic while Krka were led by Goran Ikonic's 23.

Krka head into the last week of play with a 4-1 record and the inside track to first place since they have a better goal differential than BK Prostejov (4-1), who have also sealed a place in the Last 16.

Krka and Prostejov split their two encounters.

Zagreb will go for win number one at Prostejov in the Czech Republic next week while Krka will be at home to Telekom Baskets Bonn.

RELATED NEWS

11.02.2011 - EuroChallenge
15.12.2010 - EUROCHALLENGE
08.12.2010 - EUROCHALLENGE
06.12.2010 - EuroChallenge

Follow Us On Twitter

Like Us On Facebook

Mechelen, BEL
Nicosia, CYP
Thessaloniki, GRE
Quakenbrück, GER
Mariupol, UKR
Netanya, ISR
Minsk, BLR
Krasnoyarsk, RUS
Kyiv, UKR
Nizhny Novgorod, RUS
Oostende, BEL
Zadar, CRO
Gravelines, FRA
Liege, BEL
Treviso, ITA
Istanbul, TUR
Prostejov, CZE
Ventspils, LAT
Sarajevo, BIH
Zagreb, CRO
Frankfurt, GER
Orléans, FRA
Nicosia, CYP
Zaporozhye, UKR
Istanbul, TUR
Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, ESP
Jerusalem, ISR
Domzale, SLO
Nicosia, CYP
Yuzhny, UKR
Zagreb, CRO
Novo Mesto, SLO
Lisbon, POR
Krasnodar, RUS
Lugano, SUI
Sofia, BUL
Haifa, ISR
Norrköping, SWE
Aalst, BEL
Levallois, FRA
Izmir, TUR
Nancy, FRA
St. Petersburg, RUS
Bucharest, ROU
Szolnok, HUN
Tartu, EST
Sopot, POL
Lyubertsy, RUS
Ankara, TUR
Leiden, NED