Veidere posts double-double, TTT cruise into the finals

Anda Eibele. Photo: Romualds Vambuts

Top-ranked TTT Rīga reached high gear quickly and poured it on against the Tallinn University in a 74-49 victory on Saturday, March 21. Aigars Nerips team will face SK Cēsis in the final on Sunday, seeking their second consecutive Latvia-Estonia league title.


All time series: 9-0 (this season 4-0).


Stat of the game: TTT Rīga players allowed only 25 points in the first half.


Stars of the game: Rūta Veidere registered double-double, finishing the game with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Ieva Krastiņa added 17 points.


Oksana Miil had 12 points and five rebounds. Kerttu Jallai scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds.


Coming next: TTT Riga (#1) will face SK Cēsis (#2) in the final on Sunday, March 22.


Friday, March 20

1182 Tallinn – RSU/Merks 73-67

Tallinn University – Latvijas Universitāte 82-67


Saturday, March 21

SK Cēsis – 1182 Tallinn 75-44

TTT Rīga – Tallinn University 74-49


Sunday, March 22

15:45 1182 Tallinn – Tallinn University

18:00 TTT Rīga – SK Cēsis