Doğuş Balbay, who already had an injury didn’t wear the jersey in this match.
Starting the match with McCollum, Dragic, Simon, Motum, and Dunston Anadolu Efes’s first points were shot by Motum. After McCollum’s 2 three-pointers our team was 9-2 ahead, then with Simon’s point, the 6th minute was passed with our leadership: 11-6. After McCollum and Simon’s points at the 7th minute set the score table to 16-12, then in the remaining duration our team couldn’t score and finished the first 10 minutes trailing 18-16. Starting the second quarter with Birkan’s three-pointer, Anadolu Efes brought the score to 22-24 at the 14th minute. After Dunston’s 2 points from the free-throw line, McCollum and Brown continued to score and our team balanced the score at the 16th minute: 29-29. After the score table was set to 29-34 at the 17th-minute coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out McCollum and Dunston scored a 5-0 series and balanced the score again at the 18th minute: 34-34. After Simon’s three-pointer Anadolu Efes was leading the score at the last 1:30 minutes of the quarter with the score of 37-35, then in the remaining duration Dunston and McCollum scored 5 more points, and Anadolu Efes was 42-41 ahead at the end of the first half.
Starting the second half with Dunston’s point, our team set the score to 44-41. After the rival team’s 9 points, Dunston and Simon scored and our team set the score table to 48-50 at the 26th minute. Anadolu Efes found another basket with Simon and was trailing 55-50 at the end of the third quarter. Starting the final quarter with Motum’s three-pointer, our team set the score table to 53-57 at the 31st minute. After Brown’s consecutive 2 three-pointers our team was leading the score again at the 33rd minute and therefore the rival team called a time-out: 59-57. Returning from the time-out Motum scored another three-pointer and our team raised the score difference to 5 points at the 34:30: 62-57. After Motum’s layup at the 35th minute our team was 64-60 ahead, then at the 36th minute, the rival team balanced the score and therefore coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Motum scored another three-pointer and set the score to 67-64. At the last 1:45 minutes of the match the score was balanced out 67-67, then after Dunston’s underneath point at the last 52 seconds our team was ahead again: 69-67. Motum responded to the rival team’s point and at the last 24 seconds of the game the score was set to 71-69 Remaining duration Motum scored two points through the free-throw and Anadolu Efes won the match with the score of 73-69.