David McClure and Kedainiai only have the Lithuanian League to focus on now and they beat Baltai 76-74 in a close one on the road. David had 9 points and 7 rebounds in 19 minutes. Here is the box score.
Mistie Bass and Challes had a tough test on the road as they faced another team near the top and lost 74-70 to Lattes Montpellier. Mistie had 23 points in 35 minutes and Danielle Page had 17 points. In the win, the former WNBA players led the way as ex=UC Santa Barbara player Kristen Mann had 17 points and Edwige Lawson-Wade had 11 points. Here is the box score.
On Saturday, Jon Scheyer and Maccabi Tel Aviv continued in the Adriatic League as they beat Radnicki of Serbia 92-76. Jon had a quiet 9 minutes off the bench as Devin Smith had 18 points and David Bluthenthal and Keith Langford had 13 points each. Ex-Kent State player Mike Scott had 18 points and 7 rebounds in the loss. Here is the box score.
In France, DeMarcus Nelson and Cholet used an incredible 4th quarter run to win at Nanterre 77-68. DeMarcus led all scorers will 18 points in 26 minutes as Randal Falker had 15 points and Robert Dozier and Patrick Christopher had 14 points each. Ex-Rhode Island player Will Daniels had 13 points in the loss. Here is the box score.
Moving to former Women's team players, Krystal Thomas and Lyon were defeated soundly 86-50 by Landes as they are running low on games to save their league status for next season. Krystal had 5 points and 9 rebounds in 28 minutes and Marissa Coleman had 14 points and 6 rebounds. In the win, ex-LSU player Allison Hightower had 22 points and ex-Kentucky player Jennifer Humphrey had 15 points and 9 rebounds. Here is the box score.
In the second division, Carrem Gay and Toulouse continued to look to make their return to the top division after beating Laveyron 64-45. Carrem led all scorers with 17 points and 7 rebounds. In the loss, ex-George Washington player Elena Vishnyakova had 10 points. Here is the box score.
In Poland, the regular season finished as Bridgette Mitchell and Energa Torun finished in 4th place after beating Odra Brzeg 70-56. Bridgette had one of her best games of the season as she led all scorers with 15 points in 18 minutes. Jazmine Sepulveda had 13 points while ex-Northern Illinois player Ebony Ellis had 14 points and 12 rebounds in the loss. As one of the top 8 teams, they will start the playoffs this week. Here is the box score.
Early Sunday New Zealand time but late Saturday in the United States, Nick Horvath and the Manawatu Jets won a close one 76-75 over the Wellington Sharks. Nick had game highs of 26 points and 17 rebounds in 33 minutes as Dustin Mitchell had 17 points and 7 rebounds, Josh Pace had 16 points and 10 rebounds, and Zane Meehl had 10 points and 8 assists. In the loss, ex-UMass and Wake Forest player Anthony Gurley had 16 points and 9 rebounds, ex-Cal State Northridge player Jason Crowe had 12 points and 8 rebounds, ex-DII player Arthur Trousdell had 12 points, and ex-Northern Arizona player Casey Frank had 11 points. Here is the box score.
Daniel Ewing did not play in Azovmash's 95-80 win over Khimik.
In Spain, Marty Pocius, Kyle Singler, and Real Madrid beat Zaragoza 85-71. Marty had 2 points in 20 minutes and Kyle had 13 points in 22 minutes as Jaycee Carroll led the way with 36 points. Ex-Indiana player Bracey Wright had 15 points in the loss. Here is the box score.
In Turkey, Sheana Mosch, Monique Currie, and Antakya defeated Kayseri 85-67 in the final regular season game to snag the last playoff berth after finishing in 8th place. Sheana did not play but Monique had 15 points in 22 minutes as Shannon Bobbitt had 19 points and Jennifer Lacy had 15 points and 7 rebounds. Ex-LSU player Dohneeka Hodges had 17 points in the loss. Here is the box score.