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Ovie Soko netted a season-high 27 points to lead Murcia to a convincing 85-65 victory in Basketball Champions League action last night.
The GB forward went 9-of-13 from the field and also 9-of-12 at the line, whilst adding 11 boards for a double-double in the home win against EWE Baskets Oldenburg.
Soko also produced the number 1 play of the night with his ferocious putback sealing the win in style for his side to take top spot in the Top 5 Plays.
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The 26-year-old has the best efficiency rating – 15.7 – on the Murcia team with Soko averaging 14.1 points, 8.2 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game in 10 appearances so far.
Murcia have a 7-4 record in Group A and currently sit in fourth place with three games left in the regular season.
GB team-mate Myles Hesson is also competing in the BCL having joined French side Nanterre before the New Year.