ZVVZ USK Prague claimed a 62-53 victory over Dexia Namur on Thursday to win the match-up of the two winless sides in EuroLeague Women Group B.
|Sviatlana Volnaya had 12 points and 7 rebounds for Prague|
Her five three-pointers in eight attempts from outside the arc came at crucial times.
A Sandra Le Drean jump shot and two layups from Volnaya saw Prague quickly take a 6-0 lead but the Belgians pulled back to 12-12.
A Mokrosova three-pointer and a Le Drean layup took the score to 17-12 but Annemarie Parau made it 17-16 by the end of the first quarter.
Oksabana Agabalova's three-pointer in the second quarter saw the visitors take the lead at 24-23 and by the halfway mark the score was deadlocked at 35 each.
Floriane Herrscher's jumpshot saw Dexia take an early third quarter lead, but a Janell Burse jumpshot and another Mokrosova three-pointer put Prague 41-37 ahead.
Two Mokrosova free throws ensured the hosts had a 53-46 lead at the end of the third quarter.
In a low-scoring final period, Jana Lichnerova's jump shot with 4:01 remaining gave Prague a 58-50 lead and from that moment Dexia never got close enough to turn the game around.
Dexia are winless in five while Prague improve to 1-4.