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Big offensive night by Anosike powers Varese to road win over Avellino

Posted on 03.09.2017

Last Sunday, Pallacanestro Varese earned a much-needed victory over Sidigas Avellino, 82-75. Varese’s balanced attack was led by O.D. Anosike, who produced a season-high 19 points and added 7 rebounds against his former team.

“It was a great win in an extremely hostile environment against a veteran team” said Anosike. “To get a win like this one was very important in a multitude of ways. This victory will go a long way in helping our confidence, as well as improving our position in the standings.”

Pallacanestro Varese wins their second straight game, moving to 7-14, while Sidigas Avellino falls to 13-8. Varese is back in action this Sunday in a home matchup against another one of Anosike’s former clubs, VL Pesaro.

Anosike’s solid play leads Varese over Rosa Radom

Posted on 01.12.2017

Pallacanestro Varese took home a much needed road victory Tuesday night over Polish squad Rosa Radom, 74-61. O.D. Anosike lead a balanced attack, producing 10 points and grabbing a game high 10 rebounds.

“It feels great to come back from a road trip with a win” said Anosike. “The team has been struggling as of late — I’m proud of the way our guys played in a hostile environment like Radom.”

Anosike continues his stellar play as of late, producing his third Champions League double-double. In Italian League Serie A competition, Anosike has been even better, leading the league in rebounds at a 11.6 per game clip. His seven double-doubles also rank first in the league.

With the win, Pallacanestro Varese improves to 3-9 in Champions League play while Rosa Radom falls to 3-9. Varese returns to action Wednesday night against Turkish power Usak in another Champions League matchup.

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