Real Madrid – Zenit 79-72
Real Madrid celebrated the 8th victory in Euroleague regular season. They held off visiting Zenit at the Wizink Centre. Alberto Abalde (202-F-95) chipped in 16 points to pace the winners.
Real Madrid sank 24 points in the first period to ensure a 3-point lead. Real held Zenit to just 10 points in the second quarter to secure 36-31 halftime lead. Real Madrid used a strong 23-11 run in the third period to clear off for good. Anthony Randolph (211-F-89, college: LSU) finished with 12 points for the hosts. Austin Hollins (196-G-91, college: Minnesota) answered with 15 points for Zenit.