Domestic leagues: Bashkimi ousted Ylli to stay second
KB Bashkimi had a difficult victory in Kosovo league. The Prizren team hosted Ylli and had a hard time before winning 87-83.
The visitors led by 5 points at the break but a strong third quarter gave Bashkimi a 6-point edge. In the last period the hosts controlled the game and although Ylli came back and closed the gap to just 2 points, it was too little too late.
Samir Zekiqi was the top scorer for the win with 29 points. Daishon Knight had 15 and 9 assists as Jamar Hanner added 13 points and 11 rebounds.
After 11 rounds Bashkimi is second in the standings with 8 wins and 3 defeats.