We hosted Darüşşafaka Lassa in the first match of the Türkiye Sigorta Basketball Super League Play-off Quarter-Finals and we won the game 104-94. We finished the first half of the match, played at the Sinan Erdem Dome, ahead 58-50.
After this score, we took a 1-0 lead in the series. The second match of the series will be played on Wednesday, May 31 at Volkswagen Arena. If our team will win that match, it will advance to the semi-finals.
While our team started the game with Larkin, Beaubois, Elijah, Clyburn, and Zizic starting five, we began with a 12-0 series at 3:30 with the points of Beaubois, Clyburn, and Larkin. We brought the score to 21-8 in the sixth minute with Clyburn’s two-pointer and Beaubois’s three-pointer. Micic, who was included in the game in this section, also found his first hit, while Beaubois's last-second basket determined the score of the first 10 minutes: 27-18. We started the second period with Furkan's hit: 29-18. After Clyburn's three-pointer, Buğrahan scored consecutive points and brought the score to 41-31 in the 14th minute. With the points of Elijah and Zizic, the score came to 47-37 in the 16th minute. After the score came to 54-42 in the 18th minute with Furkan and Larkin's points, we scored two points each with Beaubois and Micic in the remaining time and finished the first half of the game ahead 58-50.
We started the second half with Elijah's four points, and we were ahead 63-50 in the 22nd minute. With Beaubois and Zizic's points, we brought the score to 72-58 in the 24th minute. While our 74th point came from Furkan, we were ahead 79-72 in the last 10 minutes of the game with a five-point contribution from Micic in the last part of the quarter. We started the final period with Clyburn's two hits from the foul line and brought the score to 81-72 in the 31st minute. With Micic's five points, the score came to 86-76 in the 33rd minute. Beaubois' three-pointer made the visiting team take a time-out at 33:30: 89-77. On the return from the timeout, Beaubois, who scored three more points in the basket foul position, took the lead to 15 points at 34:30: 92-77. We brought the score to 95-82 in the 35th minute with Larkin's two hits and Furkan's one hit on the foul line. With Egehan's three-pointer, the score was 98-84 in the 37th minute and Micic recorded our 100th point. In the last two minutes of the match, we were victorious 104-94 after the points from Larkin and Zizic.
|0||Shane Larkin||29:19||9||1 / 4 %25,00||1 / 3 %33,33||4 / 4 %100,00||0||2||2||7||1||3||0||3||0||11|
|1||Rodrigue Beaubois||27:46||26||4 / 4 %100,00||5 / 7 %71,43||3 / 3 %100,00||0||1||1||2||0||1||0||2||0||26|
|4||Doğuş Balbay||00:23||0||0 / 0 %0,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|6||Elijah Bryant||21:38||7||1 / 2 %50,00||1 / 1 %100,00||2 / 2 %100,00||1||6||7||4||0||1||0||5||0||16|
|11||Erten Gazi||01:42||0||0 / 0 %0,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|12||Will Clyburn||35:23||18||1 / 4 %25,00||4 / 6 %66,67||4 / 4 %100,00||0||11||11||1||0||0||0||3||0||25|
|14||Furkan Haltalı||14:44||7||3 / 3 %100,00||0 / 0 %0,00||1 / 3 %33,33||0||1||1||0||2||1||1||4||0||8|
|17||Mehmet Efe Demirel||00:00||0||0 / 0 %0,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|18||Egehan Arna||08:17||3||0 / 0 %0,00||1 / 1 %100,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||2||0||3|
|19||Buğrahan Tuncer||11:43||8||4 / 6 %66,67||0 / 1 %0,00||0 / 0 %0,00||0||2||2||3||0||0||0||0||0||10|
|22||Vasilije Micić||23:49||19||5 / 8 %62,50||1 / 3 %33,33||6 / 6 %100,00||1||2||3||3||0||3||0||3||0||17|
|41||Ante Žižić||25:16||7||3 / 5 %60,00||0 / 0 %0,00||1 / 1 %100,00||2||3||5||1||4||2||1||4||0||14|
|TOPLAM||104||22 / 36 %61,11||13 / 22 %59,09||21 / 23 %91,30||4||28||32||21||7||11||2||26||0||130|