Starting the match with Douglas, Dragic, Motum, Dunston, and McCollum, Anadolu Efes passed the second minute trailing 8-0. Our first basket was a three-pointer by Motum at the 2:30, then Dunston scored three points and-one and set the score tablet o 6-12 at the 4th minute. McCollum scored another three-pointer at the 4:30 and set the score to 9-14, then our American player scored one point from the free-throw line at the 6th minute and brought the score to 10-14. After this score, our team was trailing 27-10 at the end of the first 10 minutes. Starting the second quarter with Stimac’s one point from the free-throw, at the 11th minute Dragic was out because of the rebound struggle under the rival’s hoop and two technical fouls were called. After Captain Doğuş’s one point from the free-throw at the 11:30 the score was brought to 12-31, then McCollum’s basket at the 12th minute brought the score to 14-34. In this part, our young player Yiğitcan scored a three-pointer at the 14th minute and set the score table to 17-42. After Dunston’s dunk, Mccollum scored 4 points from the free-throw line, Doğuş and Motum are fastbreaks and and-ones at the 18th minute set the score table to 31-52. Our young player Yiğitcan scored his second three-pointer in the game and Anadolu Efes finished the first half trailing 57-34.
Starting the second half with Motum’s 5 points, our team set the score table to 39-57 at the 21st minute. At the 11:40 McCollum scored and brought down the score difference to 16 points, then the rival team called a time-out: 41-57. Returning from the time-out McCollum scored 5 more points and our team brought the score to 46-57 at the 23rd minute. After McCollum’s 2 points from the free-throw line at the 24th minute brought the score to 48-60, then the rival team scored and brought the score to 48-67 and thus Coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Stimac scored 3 points and-one and set the score table to 51-71 at the 27th minute. The last 2-minute duration of the quarter Motum and Stimac scored and our team was trailing heading up to the last quarter: 71-56. Starting the final quarter our first point was scored by McCollum, then at the 31st minute, the score table was set to 58-71. After Doğuş’s reverse layup at the 33rd minute the score was set to 60-76, then Yiğitcan’s three-pointer at the 35th minute set the score to 82-63. Remaining duration Motum, Onuralp, and Yiğitcan scored but Anadolu Efes lost the match with the score 100-74.