Croatian teams achieved perfect 3-0 record in the 11th round of the regional Adriatic league.
On Friday, after three straight losses Cibona(7-4) led by Tomislav Zubcic’s 14 points (3-6 threes) managed to win the game over Crvena Zvezda Beograd by 87:73. This W gives 2-3 record to the new head coach Danijel Lutz.
On Saturday, Croatian champion Zagreb CO(6-5) led by excellent SG Kruno Simon (26 points, 7 boards, 4 asists, 11-12 from the line) managed to handle Maccabi Tel Aviv it’s first loss of Adriatic league campaign. Zagreb CO won the game by 81:74 and managed to cross 50% winning margin for the first time in this season.
Later on Saturday, Cedevita(9-2) orchestrated by Croatian NT PG Dontaye Draper (11 points, 5 boards, 4 assists) managed to win talented Siroki squad led by Zagreb native F Zeljko Sakic (11 points, 4 boards, 3 steals) by 74:60.
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