Partizan NIS are back on the winning track

The black & whites defeated Igokea on the road. 

Marcus Paige (Photo: Igokea/Nenad Vuruna)

ABA League Round 10, Saturday, 8.12.2018:

Igokea - PARTIZAN NIS 84:97 (24:30, 20:17, 21:28, 19:22)




Game recap: When one team hold the lead during the whole game then you can say that they fully deserved to score a win. And that is exactly what happened this Saturday evening in Laktaši, where Partizan NIS have been in front from the first to the last minute and grabbed a well-deserved win against Igokea. The black & whites have therefore returned on the winning path, after losing the in the previous two games in the regional league.

Key moments: The whole game looked like this – Partizan NIS would escape on a double-digit lead, but then Igokea would reduce the gap and come just a few points behind… However, in the last quarter, when the home team had the last chance to turn the things in their advantage, Igokea’s boys missed some key shots and Partizan NIS managed to escape once again on a double-digit.

Man of the match: This was the game of Vanja Marinković! Partizan NIS shooting guard scored 28 points, while he missed just 2 shots in the entire match – 1/1 FG2, 6/8 FG3, 8/8 FT! His overall index rating was 32.

Can’t trick the stats: The visitors absolutely dominated the paint. Partizan NIS had 38 rebounds… Igokea had just 20.

Match: KK Igokea : KK Partizan NIS