Barça 74-56 Emporio Armani Milan: Good win in Europe
The blaugranes take an excellent win in the Euroleague after a two week break
Great win for the blaugranes in the 5th game of the Euroleague as Saras Jasikevicius' team beat Emporio Armani Milan 74-56 in the Palau Blaugrana.
Barça turned on the style in the 2nd and 3rd quarters to record an important victory after a 2 week break from competition.
All even early on
Despite the fact that Barça got off to an excellent start, taking a 12-4 lead in the opening minutes, the first quarter ended with the sides level at 21-21. The second quarter was a different story with the blaugranes taking control and at the break they led 43-29 over the Italians.
In the second half the home side continued to control the match with Satoransky leading the way to a 61-41 lead. In the final quarter a three pointer from Higgins underlined the blaugranes' control and the 74-56 scoreline at the end sealed another win for Barça with their next game to come on Sunday in the league against Valencia Basket.