Again with the overtime04-04-2016


BC Kalev/Cramo met the FIBA Europe Cup final tournament team Krasnojarski Jenissey at Krasnojarsk where they played a good game but took a 90:97 (82:82, 37:42) loss in overtime as they also did last week against UNICS.

The game was at its peak in the last minutes of the regular time. Kalev started the third quarter with a 11:0 run and lead the game in the fourth quarter with 4 points but a 10:0 run from the hosts 4 minutes before the end of the game put them ahead 71:79. Kalev was not done. Led by Shawn King who unfortunately fouled out before overtime, Kalev managed to climb back and tie the game in the final seconds with a three from Gregor Arbet. Unfortunately the visitors controlled the overtime so another loss in overtime.

The heroes in overtime were not the star players for the hosts but Artjom Jakovenko had 6 and Denis Zahharov 5 points, which helped to beat Kalev in OT 15:8. Jennissey got their 10th win while Kalev got their 19th loss.

Rolands Freimanis had 26, Gregor Arbet 19 and Shawn King 12 points while also adding 16 rebounds, 3 steals and 3 blocks. David Kennedy had 18 points, 15 rebounds and 6 assists for the hosts. 7 players scored in double digits for Jenissey. Opponents scored 50 points against our 34 from the three-second area,  got 27 points from the line against our 16 and made 11 turnovers against our 20. Kalev stayed in the game thanks to good shooting behind the arc (10/24 against 4/16)

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