Valencia comes from behind to claim victory over Zalgiris Kaunas

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Valencia erupted offensively in the second half to claim an 82-94 win over Zalgiris Kaunas. The Spanish club scored 57 points in the second half to subdue the home team.

Valencia made a 12-30 run in the third quarter to take a 10-point lead at the start of the last quarter (57-67). With Marinkovic and Dubljevic leading the way, Valencia took the biggest lead of the game four minutes into the final quarter (59-75), with the visitors holding the lead until the end.

For the winning side, Bojan Dubljevic and Vanja Marinkovic had 16 points apiece, while Louis Labeyrie added 12 with five rebounds.

Valencia improved to 3-1, handing Zalgiris, which dropped to 4-1, their first loss in the competition.