Pieštanske Čajky started the home stand with a 62-57 victory over Hungarian rivals PINKK Pecsi 424 on Saturday, November 30, at Diplomat Arena.
Players of the game
Danielle Hamilton Carter almost never missed. She had 20 points on 9-of-10 shooting from the field. Swedish international grabbed nine rebounds and forced six fouls for a efficiency rating of 23.
Jessica January scored 16 points and posted nine rebounds. She filled the stat sheet with four assists, two steals and six forced fouls for a efficiency rating of 15.
Katerina Tetemondova contributed with eight points, four rebounds and three assists.
Shenita Landry led all scorers with 21 points. PINKK Pecsi forward completed double-double with 11 rebounds. She also tied for a game high efficiency rating of 23.
German international Emma Stach scored 14 points on 6-of-13 shooting from the field.
Pieštanske Čajky outrebounded PINKK Pecsi 43-36 (offensive rebounds 13-5, second chance points 10-4).
Both teams struggled from the three point land (5/20 vs 3/12).
The game was tied at 47 with 10 minutes left. Jessica January and Danielle Hamilton Carter combined for eight quick points early in the fourth quarter 55-49.
Martina Dovčikova scored a game winning three pointer with 06:39 minutes left 58-51.
Pieštanske Čajky improved to 3-1 and will play for a playoff spot on Sunday.
Žabiny Brno – Horizont Minsk 81:72
Pieštanske Čajky – PINKK Pecsi 62:57
Best players, presented by Helissa Collagen
Žabiny Brno: Michaela Vondračkova
Horizont Minsk: Volha Ziuzkova
Pieštanske Čajky: Danielle Hamilton Carter
PINKK Pecsi 424: Shenita Landry
STANDINGS, as of November 30
Žabiny Brno 4-0 (+71) Qualified
Orange Lions 4-1 (+42)
Nika Syktyvkar 3-2 (+45)
Pieštanske Čajky 3-1 (-12)
Horizont Minsk 2-2 (+38)
Dynamo Moscow 1-4 (-46)
Liepāja/LSSS 1-4 (-83)
PINKK Pecsi 0-4 (-55)
SCHEDULE (arrival day included)
November 22-24, Syktyvkar: Liepāja, Dynamo Moscow, Orange Lions, Nika Syktyvkar
November 29-December 1, Piestany: Žabiny Brno, Pieštanske Cajky, Horizont, PINKK Pecsi 424
December 5-7, Ostrava: Rostov Don, Young Angels, SBŠ Ostrava, Dynamo Novosibirsk
December 6-8, Grodno: Tsmoki Minsk, Olimpia Grodno, Astana Tigers, Kibirkštis
January 7-9, Saulkrasti, Latvia: Dynamo Moscow, Horizont, PINKK Pecsi 424, Nika Syktyvkar
January 9-11,Liepāja: Liepāja/LSSS, Žabiny Brno, Pieštanske Cajky, Orange Lions
January 15-17, Novosibirsk: Tsmoki Minsk, Rostov Don, Astana Tigers, Dynamo Novosibirsk
January 17-19, Vilnius: Olimpia Grodno, Young Angels, SBŠ Ostrava, Kibirkštis
Playoffs: January 20 – March 1, 2020; best-of-two
A1 – B4, A2 – B3, B2 – A3, B1 – A4
Final Four: March 21-22
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