Doğuş Balbay and Errick McCollum who had an injury didn’t wear the jersey in this match.
Starting the match with Adams, Dragic, Simon, Brown, and Dunston Anadolu Efes’s first points were shot by Adams. In the first 5-minute duration of the game, Simon scored 1 basket and our team was trailing 11-4 at the 5th minute. Returning from the time-out Brown scored 2 and Adams scored 3 points and our team brought the score to 9-11 at the 7th minute. After this score, our team struggled to score and was trailing 21-9 at the last minute of the quarter. In this minute Ergin Ataman called a time-out and Stimac participated in the scoring and Adams scored 1 point from the free-throw line, Efes finished the first quarter trailing 23-12. Starting the second quarter with Simon’s points, Anadolu Efes brought the score to 16-25 at the 12th minute. At this part, the hosting team’s points were responded by Motum and Dragic and our team set the score to 36-25 at the 16th minute. Remaining duration Dragic, Brown and Adams scored, and Anadolu Efes was trailing 47-33 at the end of the first half.
Starting the second half with Dunston’s points, Adams scored 5 and Simon scored 3 points at the 23rd minute and set the score to 43-54. After Dunston and Simon duo continued to score, our team set the score table to 62-49 at the 26th minute, then Brown’s point brought the score to 51-64 at the 27th minute. At the last part of the quarter Birkan scored a three-pointer, Motum scored 2 points and our team was trailing 70-56 at the end of the third quarter. Starting the final quarter with Simon’s layup, Anadolu Efes was trailing at the 31st minute 72-59 after Birkan’s one point from the free-throw. Then after Motum and Stimac’s points, Adams scored and at the 34th minute, the score was brought to 68-80. Remaining duration Motum, Dunston and Adams scored but Anadolu Efes couldn’t lead the score and lost the match with the score of 90-79.