Tome Purlio pupils 98:69 (33:12, 22:21, 30:15, 13:21) did not spare the Israeli team (1-2) and became the winners of group A.
The Lithuanians ran away from their opponents far ahead at the beginning of the match. In the second quarter, the growth of the difference stopped, but after the break, the Lithuanian basketball players extended their dominance, until finally the gap became obscene. In the last quarter, the reins were released, but the final result did not allow the superiority of the Lithuanians to be doubted.
In the Lithuanian ranks, four players scored double-digit points – Nojus Indrušaitis was the top scorer with 18 points, Kristupas Smirnovas scored 16 points, Dovydas Buika – 11, and Paulius Narvilas – 10.
There will be a break in the championship on Monday, and the playoffs will begin on Tuesday. The Lithuanians will start in the round of 16 against the unbeaten Danish team. Live broadcast of the match – on Tuesday from 22:00. FIBA “YouTube” channels.
Lithuania: Nojus Indrušaitis 18, Kristupas Smirnovas 16, Dovydas Buika 11, Paulius Narvilas 10, Kevin Šacs 9, Matas Buteliauskas 8, Mantas Laurenčikas 7, Kasparas Jakučionis and Rokas Kreišmontas 6 points each.
Israel: Ben Avraham Saraf 19, Omer Mayer 14, Ory Daniel Yair 13, Miron Katz 6 points.
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