Zalgiris gets back to winning ways with victory over Nevezis 10
Zalgiris Kaunas saw their lead fade away at home against Nevezis Kedainiai but despite that celebrated win number 17 in Lithuanian League, as they defeated the guests 89-84 on Saturday.
Kaunas team was in front 22-17 after the first 10 minutes and increased the lead to 54-42 at halftime.
Zalgiris had 17 points lead after three quarters (74-57) but Nevezis came back and had a chance to tie the game.
Laurynas Beliauskas could have tied the game with one minute to go but his three pointer was off target and Zalgiris defended the home court.
Rokas Jokubaitis, Edgaras Ulanovas and Karolis Lukosiunas scored 12 points each. Ulanovas did it only by playing 12 minutes.
Beliauskas was the top scorer of the game with 28 points.