Vesela Puts Ros On Way To Victory

11 January 2012

EUROLEAGUE WOMEN

4. Jana Veselá (Ros Casares)
Jana Veselá's three pointer kicked off the best phase of Ros Casares as the overcame a battling prague side

Ros Casares avenged their home defeat to ZVVZ USK Prague by winning the rematch in the Czech Republic on Wednesday.

In an important Group A game, Sancho Lyttle led a balanced Ros attack with 12 points as the visitors prevailed, 81-70.

Prague had a 44-39 lead in the last minute of the first half after two free-throws by Frida Eldebrink.

The Swede had nine points in the first half.

But Ros got their noses in front to stay with 2:50 to go in the third quarter when Czech Republic international Jana Vesela buried a three-pointer.

That started a run for the Spanish team that put it in command.

Maya Moore, Ann Wauters and Eshaya Murphy followed with jumpers for a 60-52 Ros lead.

The visitors went in front by as many as 15 in the fourth quarter before settling for an 11-point triumph.

Eva Viteckova had 17 points for Prague, but it wasn't enough to prevent Lubor Blazek's team from dropping to 6-5.

Prague are in fifth place, behind Bourges who prevailed 65-49 over Lotos Gdynia to improve to 6-5.

Ros, meanwhile, leapfrogged Galatasaray back into first place with both sides 9-2.

The Spaniards hammered Gala in their first encounter in Turkey.


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