Cantu Win, Scrape Their Way Into Round II

Vertical Vision Cantu salvaged their Group C campaign in the EuroCup by beating BC Siauliai on Tuesday to finish second in the table and advance to Round II.

Cantu went into the night's place in last place, but Dexia Mons-Hainaut defeated third placed Nancy to leave the French with two wins and four losses.

Siauliai hit back against Nancy, move closer to Round II

BC Siauliai avenged their humiliating defeat to Nancy in week two of the EuroCup with a 100-84 triumph over the French side on Tuesday to move closer to the next phase of the competition.

Siauliai were mauled 104-68 in their first meeting, but now that the Lithuanians have won the second game between the two sides, they have leapfrogged Nancy into second place in Group C with three wins and just two defeats.



NoNamePos. HeightBirth datePlace of birth
 Andrius Mazutis PG 1.80 21.04.1981 Mazeikiai (LTU)  
 Sarunas Velius 2.07 11.06.1983 Mazeikiai (LTU)  
 4Mantas Ruikis 1.96 28.06.1985 Klaipeda (LTU)  
 5Laimonas Lukosevicius 1.97 17.04.1986 Siauliai (LTU)  
 6Darius Pakamanis 1.91 08.09.1981 Mazeikiai (LTU)  
 7Audrius Danusevicius 2.04 09.03.1974 Siauliu (LTU)  
 8Arturas Jomantas SG 2.00 04.05.1985 Skuodas (LTU)  
 9Arturas Masiulis 2.10 02.05.1980 Anyksciai (LTU)  
10Rolandas Vaiciunas 2.01 04.07.1975 Radviliskis (LTU)  
11Tadas Klimavicius PF 2.04 10.10.1982 Kauno R. (LTU)  
12Vaidas Pauliukenas 1.90 01.06.1979 Birzai (LTU)  
13Robertas Giedraitis 1.93 29.08.1970 Kaunas (LTU)  
15Augenijus Vaskys 1.96 13.03.1972 Mamliuta (KAZ)  


Head Coach: Aloyzas Rudys

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Dexia Come To Life, Blow Out Siauliai

Dexia Mons-Hainaut trailed by eight points in the third quarter but hit back to stun BC Siauliai 100-84 and move clear of their Lithuanian opponents at the top of Group C.

The surprise group leaders, who were again inspired by Kevin Houston in the final period when he scored 15 of his game-high 22 points, are now on course for the knockout stage as they have three wins in four games.

Lithuania: Siauliai Leave It Late To See Off Sakalai

Siauliai broke open a close game in the fourth quarter to claim a 79-67 triumph at Sakalai on Saturday.

Siauliai held a 44-37 lead at half-time but Sakalai battled back to level at 54-54 by the end of the third quarter.

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Nancy Hit Back For Big Win At Home01.11.2005
Young Talent Shines For Siauliai25.10.2005


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25.10.2005vs Dexia[W] 74-73 (H)
01.11.2005vs SLUC Nancy[L] 68-104 (A)
08.11.2005vs Cantu[W] 74-69 (H)
15.11.2005vs Dexia[L] 84-100 (A)
22.11.2005vs SLUC Nancy[W] 100-84 (H)
29.11.2005vs Cantu[L] 70-81 (A)


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