Chemnitz (dpa / sn) - Basketball Bundesliga club Niners Chemnitz is in the next round of the Europe Cup. On Wednesday evening, the Saxons won the decisive game against Hapoel Galil Elion from Israel with 111:79 (58:37) and move on as group winners with four wins. The Niners' best pitchers were Marko Filipovity (22 points), Jonas Richter (18), Wes Clark and Mindaugas Susinskas (14 each).
After the break, the Saxons increased the result thanks to several three-pointers and, from the score of 66:45, there was no longer any doubt as to which of the teams with the same number of points would advance to the next round. At 83:56 at the end of the third quarter, the decision was made in favor of the Niners, who only managed the clear lead in the last few minutes.