UMMC Ekaterinburg 81 - MBK Ruzomberok 50


Irina Osipova (UMMC) had 17 rebounds
UMMC Ekaterinburg won their second EuroLEague Women game in a row and extended their record to 4-2 by beating MBK Ruzomberok 81-50.

MBK managed to stay in the sight of Ekaterinburg during only the first 6 minutes of the ballgame (11-11). Afterwards UMMC had a 18-4 run spanning the end of the first and beginning of the second quarter.

UMMC finished the first halftime with a 38-29 lead.

In the beginning of the third quarter MBK was suddenly back in the game, when Katarina Brestovanska cut the deficit to 4 points (42-38) with her only basket in the entire game.

Then it was Anna Arkhipova (11 points, 6 assists) to step up for UMMC.

With 5 minutes to go in the third quarter UMMC re-established the old lead with 52-43- by the end of the period it was 59-46.

The final quarter was a complete disaster for MBK, scoring only 4 points.

UMMC continously extended their lead and finally had an easy 81-50 win.

Svetlana Abrosimova had 19 points, 13 rebounds and 4 assists for UMMC, Tamecka Dixon added 16 points and De Lisha Milton 14. Irina Ossipova had a season-high 17 rebounds.

The only players in double-figures for MBK were Katerina Krizova with 14 and Lucia Laskova with 13 points.

Game MVP: Svetlana Abrosimova.



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