EuroView: Allen leads Angels further into EuroCup finals
Rebecca Allen has charged right into the EuroCup Finals, leading Good Angels Kosice to a victory in the opening leg.
Top scoring with 27 points and 7 rebounds in a dominant display, Allen gave what was needed to secure an 83-64 win over Flammes to progress deeper into the EuroCup finals.
A photo posted by Bec Allen (@becallen9_) on Jan 19, 2017 at 1:37pm PST
AZS AJP of Gorzow continued their consistent run in Poland, securing a 53-90 point win over Widzew. A huge 25 assists were undertaken by Gorzow as they impressed on the offensive end and from down low. Nicole Seekamp had a standout game and made huge impact as the leading point guard for Gorzow with 15 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 6 steals. Steph Talbot too provided some highlights in this one with 16 points, 5 rebounds and 3 assists.
Nat Hurst showed her true character as Hatay's stalwart in their win over Botas in the Turkish league as she led the way with a dominant 23 points and 6 assists. Hurst saved the day in a nail-biting 71-70 point victory for Hatay. Hurst did not feature in Hatay's Euroleague match against the dominant UMMC, which resulted in a huge 103-40 point loss for Hatay.
Abby Bishop made her return to the court after missing a week after a nasty knock to the head. Totalling 14 points, 10 rebounds and 5 steals, Bishop helped Tarbes to a 5 point upset over Nice in the French league.
Dynamo Moscow had a successful win over Enisey in Russia by 6 points at 69-63. Katie-Rae Ebzery had a good day in the office with 10 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists while fellow Australian Alex Bunton had 6 points and 9 rebounds.
UNIQA Sopron won their Hungarian league match over PINKK-Pecsi at 80-67, bringing their run to an impressive 8 game winning streak to maintain first position in the Hungarian league. Cayla George brought in 8 points, however she was absent in their EuroLeague loss to Bourges at 80-59.
Nicole Romeo top scored in Campus Promete's 87-72 point win over Araski, totalling 23 points, 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals.