Foxes captured the initiative from the get-go possessing a double-digit lead after the opening ten minutes of action - 37:19.
In the second period Olga Shuneikina’s team tried to return on court and managed to catch up with the leader to stay a single point behind. However, by the end of the period the hosts ran out of gas.
After the interval, the game scenario at Arena North did not change. Miguel Mendez’s team kept up a steady stream of baskets overwhelming the rival in all game components. In total acting Champions once again passed the hundred percent mark and ended the game with 37-point advantage – 113:76.
Six UMMC players scored double digits: Brittney Griner poured in 21 points and collected 8 rebounds to lead the show. Emma Meesseman and Kayla McBride each contributed 19 points; Maria Vadeeva added 17 points and 8 rebounds, while Natalia Vieru gathered 11 points, followed by Evgenia Belyakova’s collection of 10 points, 6 assists and 5 rebounds.
Myisha Hines-Allen scored 16 points, while Daria Namok added 14 points for the home side.
After seven matches, UMMC shows hundred percent results and tops the Russian Premier-league standings.
Foxes are having the next EuroLeague game on December 5 on the road visiting French Bourges Basket. Meanwhile the next match of the domestic championship will be held on December 8 at DIVS arena.