International Alumni Update: Jan 23

Tracking former Blue Devils playing their professional ball overseas

On Friday, David McClure and Kedainiai returned to Lithuanian League action at home against Juventus. A great start was almost completely given away before a late comeback gave the hosts a 73-70. David had 8 points, 9 rebounds, and 5 assists in 30 minutes. Laimonas Kisielius added 10 points while ex-Clemson player Karolis Petrukonis had 17 points and 9 rebounds in the loss. Here is the box score.

In Australia, Jess Foley led the Townsville Fire to a 70-57 over the Sydney Flames with 22 points and 7 rebounds in 37 minutes. Shanavia Dowdell added 18 points and 16 rebounds while ex-Arizona State player Amy Denson had 14 points and 9 rebounds and WNBA player Belinda Snell had 11 points in the loss.

Early Saturday, Monique Currie, Sheana Mosch, and Antakya had a game at Tarsus and lost 67-59. Monique did everything she could with 20 points and 14 rebounds in 28 minutes while Sheana had 4 points in 24 minutes. Laura Harper added 10 points and 11 rebounds and Shannon Bobbitt had 10 points. In the win, Ivory Latta had 20 points and 6 rebounds, Tangela Smith had 18 points and 10 rebounds, and Jessica Adair had 10 points and 6 rebounds. Here is the box score.

In Poland, Bridgette Mitchell and Energa Torun picked up a 79-62 win at ROW Rybnik. Bridgette had 2 points in 9 minutes as Julie Page had 15 points and Jazmine Sepulveda had 14 points. In the loss, ex-Marist player Rachele Fitz had 28 points and 7 rebounds, ex-Mississippi State player Alexis Rack had 13 points and 8 rebounds, and ex-Illinois player Rebecca Harris had 13 points. Here is the box score.

Krystal Thomas and Lyon faced a difficult trip to Bourges and ended up losing 75-55. Krystal had 8 points and 9 rebounds in 27 minutes. In the win, ex-George Washington player Cathy Joens had 17 points. Here is the box score.

In the second division in France, Carrem Gay and Toulouse won 66-62 over CFBB after overcoming a sluggish start. Carrem led her team with 14 points and 9 rebounds in 39 minutes. Here is the box score.

David McClure and Kedainiai had their second game of the weekend at Rudupis and had a lead late before being forced into overtime, where they lost 93-85. David led his team with 15 points and 8 rebounds in 36 minutes before fouling out. Laimonas Kisielius 14 points and 6 rebounds and Aurimas Adomaitis added 10 points. In the win, ex-Hofstra player Arminas Urbutis had 17 points and 10 rebounds. Here is the box score.

Daniel Ewing and Azovmash hosted Russian team Lokomotiv Kuban in VTB United League action and edged away with a 79-78 win. Daniel led his team with 21 points and 7 assists in 37 minutes as Oleksiy Pecherov added 16 points. In the loss, ex-JC player Ali Traore had 25 points, ex-South Carolina State player Roderick Blakney had 15 points, and ex-Kansas State player Jeremiah Massey had 10 points and 7 rebounds. Here is the box score.

In Serbia, Jon Scheyer and Maccabi Tel Aviv faced their most difficult test in the Adriatic League when they faced Partizan Belgrade. After a poor start, the team rallied to take the lead before holding on for an 84-78 win. Jon had 8 points in 16 minutes off the bench as he continues to see more playing time in crucial situations. Here is the box score.

In France, DeMarcus Nelson and Cholet got a 105-57 blowout victory against Hyeres-Toulon. DeMarcus had 17 points in 23 minutes as William Gradit had 12 points and Luc-Arthur Vebobe had 10 points and 15 rebounds. His two newest American teammates chipped in as ex-Memphis player Robert Dozier had 17 points and ex-Long Beach State player Kevin Houston had 10 points. In the loss, ex-DIII player Rick Hughes had 11 points and ex-Georgia State player Thomas Terrell had 10 points.

On Sunday, Mistie Bass and Challes faced a tough trip to Mondeville. The first half was tight before the home team pulled away for a 64-50 win. Mistie had 9 points in 27 minutes before fouling out as Danielle Page added 10 points. Here is the box score.

Marty Pocius and Kyle Singler both got starts as Real Madrid hosted Caja Laboral and came away with a solid 84-72 victory. Marty had 12 points in 26 minutes and Kyle had 4 points in 19 minutes. Former Alaska-Fairbanks player Brad Oleson had 18 points in the loss. Here is the box score.


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