Impressive win for Jerusalem in Vilnius

Hapoel Jerusalem got the Eurocup Top 16 off to a perfect start on Wednesday, coming back from 20 points down to claim an 80-76 win at Lietuvos Rytas Vilnius in Lithuania.

Jerusalem trailed 34-14 in the second quarter and didn’t take its first lead of the night until the fourth frame. Star guard Curtis Jerrells willed his team to victory in the second half, scoring 20 of his 26 points after the break, including eight straight points at one stage in the fourth quarter and the go-ahead basket with less than three minutes to play.


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