BC Khimki outscored SIG Strasbourg in France — 78-69 (20-24, 25-19, 14-14, 19-12) and qualified to Euroleague Top-16! We did it! The next game our team will play in Khimki on Monday, December 14, 2015 vs. VEF Riga (Latvia). The beginning is at 19.30 msk.
BC Khimki: Shved (23 + 5 rebounds + 3 steals + 2 assists), Honeycutt (15 + 19 rebounds + 4 assists + 2 blocks), Todorovic (14 + 7 rebounds), Rice (12 + 4 assists + 2 steals), Monya (6 + 3 assists + 3 blocks + 2 rebounds), Koponen (6 + 3 assists), Augustine (2 + 6 rebounds + 2 assists), Ilnitsky, Vyaltsev, Dragic.
Rimas Kurtinaitis, BC Khimki head coach:
"I'm happy to win this game because it’s hard to win here. Strasbourg is a great team. They won against Fenerbahce and Madrid. We were prepared for this type of game, a tough game. Strasbourg played very well during three quarters, but we made the difference during the fourth, at the end of the game. This is a good victory for us".
Alexey Shved, BC Khimki guard:
"Everybody played hard and it was a tough game. We played it until the end. Five minutes before the end, the winner was unknown. We just made couple more shots".