Doğuş Balbay, who already had an injury didn’t wear the jersey in this match.
Starting the match with Adams, Birkan, Simon, Brown, and Dunston Anadolu Efes’s first points were shot by Birkan with a three-pointer. With Dunston and Adams’s points, our team was leading the score 6-0 at the 4th minute. Our team went into the television time-out 6-2 ahead, returning from the time-out Anadolu Efes brought the score table to 8-6 with Stimac’s fancy dunk at the 7:30. Remaining duration our team couldn’t score and finished the first half trailing 15-8. Starting the second quarter with Adams’s three free-throw baskets, our team brought down the score difference to 2 points with McCollum’s three-pointer and Simon’s point at 11:30: 16-18. With Stimac’s underneath point at the 13th minute, the score was balanced out: 18-18. Following 1:30 minutes the rival team scored 7 consecutive points and Anadolu Efes responded with Adams’s three-pointer, then the score table was set to 21-25 at the 14:20. At the 15th minute the score was set to 30-21, then our team scored our 23rd point with McCollum. At the 17:10 minute the score was set to 23-35, therefore head coach Julbe called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Simon scored consecutive 5 points and our team set the score to 28-37 at the last 1:20 minutes of the first half. Remaining duration Stimac scored 2 points and Anadolu Efes finished the first half trailing 39-30.
Starting the second half with Simon’s one point from the free-throw, our team set the score to 36-48 at the 24th minute with Brown’s points. At the 25th minute the score was brought to 36-52, therefore Julbe called a time-out. Returning from the time-out, our team continued to score with Adams and Stimac and the set the score table to 40-55 at the 28th minute, then Birkan’s three-pointer set the score to 43-57 at the last 1:30 minute of the quarter. Remaining duration McCollum scored 1 and Adams scored 2 points and our team was trailing at the end of the third quarter 64-46. Starting the final quarter with Simon’s point, Dunston’s fancy dunk set the score to 50-64 at the 31st minute. With Stimac’s layup the score was set to 52-67 at the 32:30 minute, then Dunston’s underneath point at the 34th minute set the score table to 54-71. Adams and Brown’s underneath points brought the score to 58-76 at the 36th minute. Remaining duration Anadolu Efes couldn’t score and lost the match 84-58.