Starting the match with Micic, Beaubois, Anderson, Moerman, and Pleiss, Anadolu Efes’s first point was scored by Beaubois and passed the first 5-minute duration with a balanced score: 5-5. After Anderson’s 3-pointer, Dunston’s fancy dunk at 3:30 and brought the score table to a balanced score again: 10-10. After the score Micic and Moerman’s three-pointers broke the balanced score and brought the score table to 16-10 and the hosting team called a time-out. Returning from the time-out another three-pointer was scored by Beaubois and our team finished the 5th minute 19-12 ahead. Our 21st point was scored by Micic, then Larkin and Motum continued to score 3-point baskets and at 8:30 the score table was brought to 27-23. In the last seconds of the quarter Motum scored with another layup and Anadolu Efes finished the first 10-minute duration 29-23 ahead. Starting the second quarter with Larkin’s mid-range shot, Anadolu Efes brought the score table to 33-24 after Motum’s teardrop at the 12th minute. With Micic’s point at 12:30 our team raised the score difference to the double digits for the first time, then Dunston’s dunk raised the score difference to 12 points and the rival team called a time-out: 37-25. Returning from the time-out Simon tipped Larkin’s failed shot and brought the score table to 39-25 at the 14th minute, then Motum scored from a long-range and raised the score difference to 17 points at 14:30: 42-25. After the rival brought down the score difference to 10 points at the 16th minute, Micic and Motum continued to score and our team set the score table to 48-32 at 17:30. In the last part of the quarter Anderson scored 2 more points and Anadolu Efes finished the first half 50-39 ahead.
Starting the third quarter, the score table was brought to 50-44 by the rival team in the first 2:30 minutes and so coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out our first point in this quarter was scored by Larkin at 24:30 and the score table was brought to 52-46. In this part of the match our players were stopped by fouls and went up to the free-throw line, and Micic, Anderson, and Simon scored 1 point each, therefore at the 28th minute our team brought the score table to 55-54. At the 29th minute the score table to 55-59 and so coach Ergin Ataman called another time-out. Returning from the time-out Pleiss scored a dunk and our team finished the quarter trailing 57-59. Starting the final quarter with Moerman’s point, Anadolu Efes set the score to 59-61 at the 31st minute. At 33:30 Moerman scored underneath and brought down the score difference to 5 points: 61-66. In the last 3-minute duration our team was trailing 61-74, then Dunston scored 3 points and-one and brought the score table to 64-74 at the last 2:15 duration of the match. Remaining duration Anadolu Efes couldn’t catch up and lost the match with the score 65-80.