Players from Mega Leks in the 3rd round of ABA league suffered defeat in Podgorica against Buducnost with 71:56 (28:12, 19:19, 8:14, 16:11). Mega trailed 23 points during the match but at the beginning of the last quarter managed to reduce difference to just 4 points. Unfortunately, then they ran out of strenght  for a total change and the home team deservedly won. Ivanovic, Zagorac and Kaba didn’t play because of injuries.

Mega Leks started the match well and after 4 minutes led 5:8 with two triples from Luwawu-Cabarrot. From that moment, Buducnost took control of the match with an excellent three-point shot while Mega has entered into a series of turnovers. Buducnost end the first quarter with 28:12.

Neither the second quarter has not started well and Buducnost had plus 23, 35:12. After the time-out of Milojevic, Mega manages to launch the attack reduced to 16 points difference, 47:31.

In the third quarter, Jaramaz scored several points and Mega was down to 11 points. There was a tied period in game and then in the 29th minute Mega Leks managed to put down the difference to single digits, 9 and the last 10 minutes with 55:45 to go.

Nikolic opened the last period of the three and then Jaramaz layup reduced to 5 differences. Luwawu hit one free throw but after more than 5 minutes without a score, Buducnost hit 3 triples and returns a double-digit lead, 66:53. By the end of the match, players of Mega did not have the power to reverse the game and finished with 71:56.

Mega Leks: Simic, Aranitovic 2, Djokovic 2, Jaramaz 17 points and 4 assists, Veljkovic, Ivanovic, Samardziski, Pavlovic, Luwawu-Cabarrot 19 points, 5 rebounds and 5 steals, Simeunovic 2 points and 4 rebounds, Nikolic 3 points and 5 rebounds, Jankovic 11 points and 5 rebounds.

Buducnost Suad Sehovic 23, Jaramaz, Subotic 4, Sead Sehovic 10, Carapic 6, Cook, Bacovic, Ilic 3, Dragicevic 13, Maric, Rikic 4, Devo 12.

Mega Leks in the 4th round of ABA league on October the 9th welcomes MZT Skopje in Sremska Mitrovica and the entrance for the match is free.

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