Widely beaten by Joventut (90-75), during a late match of the 7th day of the Eurocoup, Bourg-en-Bresse finally finished 3rd in group A and will appear in group G during the Top 16 of the competition .
The JL missed its “final. ” In the last match, the regular phase of the Eurocup, Bourg-en-Bresse was largely beaten in Badalone against Joventut (90-75) on Wednesday evening. In Catalonia, at the Palau Municipal d’Esports, the locals did not leave any change to the Burgiens in this match between two teams already qualified, counting for the 7th day of the competition, while 1st place was at stake. the first quarter was rather balanced (18-15), The result was much more to the advantage of Carles Duran players who made the difference before the break, thanks to a scathing 28-17, to quickly gain 14 points in advance. If the Game returned to ten lengths after the return from the locker room, despite a peak at +18 against them, the result was again to the advantage of the Spaniards, more dominant overall.
TWO FRENCH CLUBS FOR JOVENTUT
The fault in particular with a Xabier Lopez-Arostegui who was untenable with 23 points and 6 rebounds to his credit, while Serbian Danilo Andjusic was once again Bourg-en-Bresse’s top scorer with 16 units. In the end, the French team therefore lost 15 points in Catalonia and will therefore have to be content with 3rd place in their group behind their evening hangman and Unics Kazan. As a result, in the Eurocup Top 16, Savo Vucevic’s players will be placed in Group G and will face Bologna, Ljubljana and Pogdorica in the next round. For their part, by finishing at the top of group A, Joventut will be with Malaga, Monaco and Nanterre in group E and will be the favorite for a place in the quarter-finals of the European Cup.
BASKET – EUROCOUPE (M) / GROUP A
Tuesday 8 December 2020
Joventut Badalone – Bourg-en-Bresse: 90-75
Group A classification
1- Joventut Badalone 8 wins-2 losses >>> QUALIFIED
2- Unics Kazan 6V-4D >>> QUALIFIED
3- Bourg-en-Bresse 6V-4D >>> QUALIFIED
4- Partizan Belgrade 6V-4D >>> QUALIFIED
5- Bahcesehir Istanbul 2V-8D
6- Venice 2V-8D