Darden, Strasbourg Shoot Down EiffelTowers


Strasbourg IG won for the second time in a row in the EuroChallenge on Tuesday night with a 90-85 triumph at EiffelTowers Den Bosch.

The French club buried 12 of 24 shots from long range, with Tremmell Darden four of five.

Darden, who was 11 of 14 overall from the floor, ended up with a game-high 26 points.

The game was close from start to finish.

Den Bosch closed to 70-68 on a three-ball by Kees Akerboom with 8:02 remaining.

Needing to shut down their opponents, they failed.

Instead, Strasbourg went on a 10-2 run, started by Thomas Heurtel's three-pointer.

Three times EiffelTowers cut the deficit to four points but got no closer.

Dean Oliver had 16 points in defeat for the Dutch team, which fell to 1-1 with the defeat.


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