Retin Obasohan led Belgium with a team-high 19 points, as the Lions defeated Denmark 88-65 to officially qualify for the 2022 FIBA EuroCup. Obasohan added 5 rebounds, had a 22 efficiency rating, and was +24, also all team highs. Belgium still has one more game in its round robin (against the Czech Republic next week).
Olivia Fotopoulou’s strong indoor season continued today, as she set another new personal best and Cypriot national record in the 200 meter sprint. In the heats at the Spanish Indoor Championships, she finished first with a time of 23.63 seconds. Fotopoulou wasn’t eligible to compete in the finals, so she was running as an exhibition since she trains in Spain.
Lee Hodges and Davis Riley both posted 66’s in the 3rd round of the LECOM Suncoast Classic to move into the Top 10. Both go into the final round at -9, T6, 3 shots behind the co-leaders. Riley is one win away from immediate promotion to the PGA Tour, so we’ll be watching this closely tomorrow.
Collin Sexton plans to make a concerted effort to shoot more 3-pointers.
Tua Tagovailoa posted some workout photos on his various social media outlets today.
WJZ in Baltimore did a piece on Bradley and Nikki Bozeman Foundation’s latest food distributions efforts in Baltimore.
TRACK & FIELD Czech National Senior Indoor Championships Women’s 800m Prelims: Kimberly Ficenec – 2:10.70, 3rd in heat; advances to finals Spanish Indoor Championships Women’s 200m Prelims: Olivia Fotopoulou – 23.63 seconds, 1st in heat, 1st overall Camel City Invitational Men’s 800m: Alex Amankwah - 1:51.63, 4th VOLLEYBALL Stuttgart 3, Erfurt 0 (25-13, 25-19, 25-19). Krystal Rivers (STU) - DNP BASKETBALL FIBA EuroBasket Qualifier Belgium 88, Denmark 65. Retin Obasohan – 20 minutes, 19 points (5-8 2pg, 3-3 3pg), 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 steal, 2 turnovers, 3 fouls. Melilla 65, Almeria 62. Alana Gonçalo Da Silva (MEL) – 30 minutes, 15 points (1-3 2pg, 4-10 3pg, 1-1 FT), 7 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals, 2 turnovers, 3 fouls. GOLF LECOM Suncoast Classic Rd 3: Lee Hodges – 68-70-66, -9, T6 Davis Riley – 69-69-66, -9, T6