Starting the match with Larkin, Beaubois, Anderson, Moerman and Dunston, Anadolu Efes’s first points scored by Larkin from the first fastbreak: 3-2. In the first minutes of the match both teams scored and Moerman and Anserson’s points balanced the score at the 4th minute of the match: 9-9. After Larkin’s three-pointer our team head into the television time-out 12-9 ahead. Returning from the time-out Beaubois scored 2 and Moerman scored 3 points and our team set the score table to 17-9 at the 6th minute. At the 8th minute of the match the score table was set to 17-18 and so coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out our team failed to score in the remaining duration and our team finished the first 10-minute duration 20-17 trailing. Starting the second quarter of the match our first point was scored by Larkin at the 13th minute and the score table was set to 19-25. With the points of Pleiss and Micic our team set the score table to 25-29 at the 15th minute, then Simon and Moerman’s baskets set the score table to 20-40 at the 19th minute. In the last minute of the quarter we failed to score and our team was trailing 29-43 at the end of the first half.
Starting the second half with Dunston’s basket, the score table was also set to 31-46 at the 21st minute of the match. Moerman and Dunston duo’s points at the 26th minute set the score table to 37-53, then Beaubois’s three-pointer at the 27th minute brought the score table to 40-55. After the 2 points each scored by Moerman and Pleiss, our team set the score table to 45-57 at the last 16 seconds of the quarter, then Moerman scored mid-range with the ending whistle of the quarter and our team finished the third quarter trailing 47-57. Starting the final quarter of the match with Pleiss’s point from the free-throw line, our team set the score table to 48-60 at the 31st minute. Pleiss scored another point from underneath and set the score table to 50-65 at the 32nd minute. After the 2 points each of Motum and Pleiss from the free-throw line our team set the score table to 54-70 at the 35th minute. Remaining duration our team couldn’t lower down the point difference and lost the match with the score 66-84.