Jackson helps Ros Casares to Euroleague Championship

Jackson helps Ros Casares to Euroleague Championship

Jayco Australian Opals superstar Lauren Jackson has led her team Ros Casares to the 2012 Euroleague Championship, beating Rivas Ecopolis 65-52 to take the title.

The win was a balanced effort for the group, with Jackson scoring 4 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists in 28 minutes on the floor. Sancho Lyttle was best for the side, finishing with 18 points and 6 rebounds.  

Best for Rivas Ecopolis was Ashja Jones who finished with 14 points and 7 rebounds.

After trailing by 2 points at quarter time, Rivas Ecopolis rallied in the second period to take a four point half time lead. But the champions lifted in the third period to snatch back the lead and head into the final quarter with a slender three-point advantage.

The fourth was all Ros Casares, who held their opponent to just four points for the term to run away 13 point winners.

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