Greece Rolls Over Georgia, 79-68

first_imgZAGREB, Croatia – Greece remained unbeaten with its third straight win in the European basketball tourney, whomping Georgia, 79-68 on Sept. 8.The Greeks rolled up an unbeatable 50-22 halftime lead with near-flawless execution against the outgunned Georgian team.Coach Fotis Katsikaris rested his big guns in the second half as the Greeks coasted to an easy win over opening with victories over FYROM and a nail-biter to beat host Croatia.Nick Calathes was Greece’s top scorer with 19 points, while NBA players Giannis Antetokounmpo and Costas Koufos had 12 each.Greece is alone on top of the group staged in Croatia and on Sept. 9 will play a much-tougher Slovenian team.TweetPinShare0 Shareslast_img

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