Starting the match with Doğuş, Beaubois, Buğrahan, Peters, and Pleiss, Anadolu Efes’s first points were scored by Peters and Buğrahan’s three-pointer and our team was trailing 7-10 at the 5th minute of the match. Peters scored a three-pointer as well and our team was trailing 10-14 at the 6th minute of the match. Remaining duration Pleiss, Buğrahan, and Anderson scored with a last-second dunk and the first quarter ended with a tie: 19-19. Starting the second quarter with Anderson’s basket, Moerman and Buğrahan’s points set the score table to 25-21 and so the rival team called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Moerman scored another basket, then Anderson scored 8 consecutive points and set the score table to 35-30 at the 17th minute. Remaining 3-minute duration Tolga and Pleiss’s baskets were followed by captain Doğuş and our team head into the changing rooms 44-35 ahead.
Starting the second half with Beaubois’s 5 points, our team raised the score difference to double digits at the 23rd minute: 49-35. After Sertaç’s 4 points, our team raised the score difference to 16 points at the 24th minute: 53-37. Pleiss scored and our team was 55-41 ahead at the 26th minute, then Pleiss scored 2 and Beaubois scored 1 point from the free-throw line and our team was ahead 58-49 at the end of the third quarter. Starting the final quarter with Anderson’s basket, our team was 60-49 ahead at the 31st minute of the match. Moerman and Pleiss duo’s points at the 35th minute set the score table to 68-56. Buğrahan and Moerman’s points at the last 2 minutes of the match raised the score difference to 10 points: 72-62. Remaining duration our team scored through tactical fouls and won the match with the score 79-68.