Telekom Baskets Bonn took some of the sting out of their disappointing EuroCup campaign by capping off their involvement with a 67-58 victory over BC Barons.
Bonn entered Tuesday's game without a win in five games but Milos Paravinja's basket midway through the third quarter broke a 33-33 tie and sparked a 10-2 run to put the German team in front for good.
Panamanian sensation Jaime Lloreda put forth another dominating performance as unbeaten Lokomotiv Rostov beat BC Barons Riga 76-68 in Group G to continue their imperious march into Round II.
Lloreda scored 19 points and grabbed 13 rebounds for the winners.
BC Kyiv all but assured themselves of a place in the second round of the EuroCup with a road win against BC Barons from Latvia on Tuesday night.
The 2005 FIBA Europe League runners-up rode their dominance on the boards to an 84-90 win.
BC Barons Riga pushed champions Zalgiris Kaunas hard but the visitors eventually won 84-79 on Saturday to remain undefeated in the SEB Baltic League.
Zalgiris, who now have the explosive Puerto Rican international Larry Ayuso in their ranks, claimed their 10th victory while Barons slipped to 4-3. Barons went into the game in positive mood after their 87-70 EuroCup triumph over Telekom Baskets.
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