|06 December 2006|
Wisla Can Pack pulled off an upset victory by defeating MKB Euroleasing 78-66.
Wisla’s guard combination of Anna De Forge and Jelena Skerovic keyed the victory.
De Forge finished with 20 points, nine of which came during a pivotal second quarter spurt.
|Jelena Skerovic had 19 points for Wisla.|
Up 30-29 at the 7:24 mark, De Forge shot Wisla into a comfortable lead.
The sharp-shooter hit three-three pointers during an 11-0 spurt as Wisla opened up a 41-29 advantage.
They would never trail afterwards.
MKB fought back from down 16 in the fourth quarter to make it a seven-point game with 1:19 remaining.
But De Forge put to rest any thoughts of a comeback by hitting a jumper and Skerovic hit a three to ice the win for Wisla.
Skerovic had a solid game with 19 to go along with six assists.
Ivana Matovic led MKB with 16 points.
The victory comes as somewhat of a surprise.
Entering play, the Polish based outfit had just one victory, while MKB had four wins.