Curtis Jerrells continued his hot play scoring 18 points, pulling down 9 rebounds and dishing out 7 assists while also picking up 4 steals and drawing 7 fouls in an MVP like performance for the Reds helping them move to 3:0 in EuroCup action. Travis Peterson helped out with 14 points and ten rebounds while a surprise start by Jerome Dyson who had been out of action injured chipped in with 17 points going 4/7 from downtown. Former Maccabi guard Taylor Rochestie scored 18 points in his return to Israel with the visitors.
Nick Faust and Tomer Bar even each were the only players in double figures for Nahariya each scoring 10 points in a poor all around performance as the team shot only 39% on the night and committing 32 turnovers against the Greek club.
Shawn Dawson returned from his NBA preseason camp and was cold as ice shooting 2/13 from the field scoring only 6 points in 29 minutes of play as Rishon dropped their first Champions League tilt. Charles Thomas scored 15 points while Patrick Richard recorded a double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds. DaJuan Summers dropped 19 points for the hosts.
Karam Mashour scored 19 points and collected 11 rebounds leading 5 Herzliya players in double digits. Taureen Green and Stephen Dennis each dropped 16 points in the win as Long and Dudzinski scored 20 points each for Steaua.