The first home match of the season – «hundred» and «+45»!

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09.10.2022

09.10.2022

UNICS showed spectacular and team basketball in the first home match of the new season, breaking the 100-point mark and defeating Enisey with an advantage of 45 points – 104:59.

The coach of the white-green Velimir Perasovic used the maximum rotation.11 of the 12 players from the team list have added points in the scoresheet. The double-digit milestone was conquered by seven at once. Jalen REYNOLDS was the best among the winners with 17 points, 7 rebounds and 6 assists. A total of 24 points and 10 rebounds for two were brought to our team by Stanislav ILNITSKY and Georgy ZHBANOV.

VTB United League Championship. 2nd round.
UNICS (Kazan) — Enisey (Krasnoyarsk) — 104:59 (29:16, 27:19, 27:14, 21:10).
UNICS: Reynolds (17+7 rebounds+6 assists), Hunter (13), Ilnitsky (12+5 rebounds), Zhbanov (12+5 rebounds), Labeyrie (10+5 rebounds), Brown (10+3 assists), Zaitcev (10+5 rebounds)
Enisey: Thompson (14), Trushkin (8), Balashov (7+ 4 rebounds).


POSTGAME COMMENTS:


Velimir PERASOVIC, BC UNICS head coach:

«I think today we played one of our best matches as a team for the entire period that I head UNICS. I am convinced that the current team is not inferior in talent to last year's. Today we played without fuss, intensively and gave our best. I am very happy for the guys, because they showed a very good game».

Georgy ZHBANOV, BC UNICS forward:

«Congratulations to the team and the fans on the victory! We took a responsible approach to the first home match and won a convincing victory over Enisey. Serious preparation helped us to achieve success. We analyzed the opponents in detail and fulfilled all the coach's instructions, which brought the result».

Drazen ANZULOVIC, BC Enisey head coach:

«Congratulations to UNICS on a well-deserved victory and excellent team play. The hosts controlled the course of the game for the entire 40 minutes. At the moment, on the contrary, we don't look like a team. We are not ready to work and we are faced with a number of problems that I, as the head coach, have to solve».

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