Zalgiris beats Vytautas on the road 5
Zalgiris Kaunas defeated the ambitious Vytautas Prienai-Birstonas on Sunday. Kaunas team played a very solid first half and therefore managed to get another win on the road. Final score – 80:71 (21:18, 23:11, 15:23, 22:18).
Renaldas Seibutis led Zalgiris offense in the first period. Due to his effort, Zalgiris led 21:18 by the end of the first.
Kaunas team‘s best quarter was the second. Zalgiris managed to score 23 points and allowed Vytautas to get only 11. The score was 44:29 before the halftime.
Vytautas would not back down. They tried their best and managed to cut the lead to 7 points with a buzzer-beating shot by Darius Gvezdauskas (59:52).
Leo Westermann led the team with great confidence in the final period. Zalgiris managed to close the game and got the victory. Final score – 81:70.
Edgaras Ulanovas scored 15 for Zalgiris. He also got 7 rebounds. Renaldas Seibutis and Paulius Jankunas each added 12.
Regimantas Miniotas got 20 for Vytautas. Vytenis Lipkevicius added 13.