Superb Win Over Niznhy

Hapoel "Bank Yahav" Jerusalem beat Niznhy Novgorod 98-76

From: Hapoel Jerusalem - 11:46 | 12/01/2017 | (Photo by: Oren Ben Hakoon)

Hapoel "Bank Yahav" Jerusalem continued their good start to the Eurocup's Top 16 stage with a home win (98-76) over Niznhy Novgorod. The Russian side started the game well but in the 2nd quarter Hapoel took over the lead and never looked back. Four players were the key's to the victory: Shawn Jones with 21 points and 9 rebounds off the bench, Curtis Jerrells continued his great form with 21 points as well and Israelis Lior Eliyahu (19 points and 7 rebounds) and Yotam Halperin (11 assists) were outstanding.

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Hapoel hold a 2-0 record in this stage and they will face Zenit St Petersburg next week at Russia after they won Rytas Vilnius yesterday.

Check the full boxscore here.


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