Crvena Zvezda rallied past Buducnost

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Thanks to a 23-9 run in the fourth quarter, Crvena Zvezda triumphed over Buducnost at home (86-72) and maintained its perfect record (13-0).

The hosts took control of the game from the opening tip (23-11) and closed the first half in front by six (46-40).

In the third quarter, the visitors turned things around and took an eight-point lead (55-63). Yet, Crvena Zvezda came back and tied the game at the end of the third quarter (63-63).

In the last part of the match, the Serbians were unstoppable and outscored their opponents 23-9 to cruise to an easy victory.

Stratos Perperoglou had a game-high 23 points for the winners, while Borisa Simanic added 14 and Billy Baron 13 points.

Norris Cole scored 21 points for the losing squad and Nemanja Gordic 14.

Crvena Zvezda remained unbeaten in the ABA League (13-0), whereas Buducnost dropped to 8-5.