|04 April 2006|
DKV Joventut warmed up for their EuroCup Final Four clash at BC Kyiv by beating Gran Canaria 91-77 in Spain´s ACB.
DKV, who will play the Ukraine giants on Friday for a place in the final of the European competition, prevailed for the seventh time in a row and extended their domestic record to 18-8.
Elmer Bennett had 15 points and 10 assists and Lubos Barton scored 13 and pulled down eight rebounds.
DKV, who are fourth in the Spanish top flight, did not play new signing Randy Holcomb.
The club signed the American after Aloysius Anagonye suffered a broken fibula.
Gran Canaria, who also too part in the EuroCup this season, are sixth in the ACB with a 16-10 mark - level with fifth placed Akasvayu Girona.
Winterthur Barcelona still head the standings following their 82-76 win over basement side Etosa Alicante, while Unicaja Malaga and Copa del Rey winners Tau Ceramica are second and third, respectively.