24 Jul 2009

Tall Blacks beaten again by Estonia

8:28 am on 24 July 2009

The New Zealand men's basketball team has been beaten again by Estonia in the second match of their European tour.

The Tall Blacks again faded in the final quarter, this morning they led by 2 before being outscored down the stretch to lose 57-54.

Kirk Penney again top scored with 17 points.

The Tall Blacks now head to Treviso to play a mini tournament against host Italy, Portugal and Canada.

The New Zealanders are playing 8 games in 12 days of tour.