Starting the match with Larkin, Micic, Anderson, Moerman, and Dunston, Anadolu Efes’s first points were scored by Anderson’s three-pointer. After Larkin and Micic’s points, our team set the score table to 10-7 at the 3rd minute, then Anderson’s 4 points brought the score table to 14-12 at the 5th minute. Larkin’s three-pointer set the score table to 17-18 at the 7th minute, then in the remaining 3-minute duration Beaubois scored 3 points and our team finished the first 10-minute duration trailing 20-29. Starting the second quarter with Larkin and Motum duo’s points, Anadolu Efes set the score table to 24-34 at the 13th minute. Dunston’s 4 points at the 15th minute set the score table to 28-39, then Larkin scored 1 and Dunston scored 2 points from the free-throw line and our team set the score table to 31-41 at 16:30. The rival team called a time-out after Simon’s three-pointer set the score table to 34-41 at the 17th minute. Returning from the time-out Simon scored another point from underneath and brought down the score difference to 5 points at the 18th minute: 36-41. Remaining duration Micic and Larkin scored three points each and Anadolu Efes head into the changing rooms trailing 42-44.
Starting the second half with Simon’s three-pointer, Anadolu Efes was 45-44 ahead with the first fastbreak. The rival’s 4 points were responded with the same points by Simon and after Larkin’s mid-range shot set the score table to 49-51 at 23:30. While Anadolu Efes was trailing 49-57 at the 24th minute, Larkin scored a three-pointer and brought down the score difference to 5 points at the 25th minute: 52-57. When the score table was set to 52-63 in the 26th-minute coach Ergin Ataman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Motum scored our 54th point, then Dunston’s 1 points from the free-throw line set the score table to 55-68 at the last 1:20 minutes of the quarter. Remaining duration Simon and Micic scored 2 points and Larkin scored one more three-pointer and Anadolu Efes was trailing 62-68 heading into the final quarter. Starting the final quarter with Dunston’s basket, Larkin scored 3 points and set the score table to 67-73 at the 32nd minute. Our team brought down the score difference to 4 points at 32:30 with Dunston’s amazing dunk. After Moerman scored with a fancy dunk as well our team set the score table to 71-75 at the 34th minute. After the score table was set to 71-80 at the 35th minute, Simon scored a three-pointer and brought the score to 74-83 at the 36th minute. Micic scored a three-pointer at the last 3:20 minutes of the match and our team was trailing 77-83, then Dunston scored 2 points from the free-throw line at the 38th minute and set the score to 79-85. While Larkin scored another basket, Anadolu Efes was trailing 81-85 at the last 1:54 minutes of the match. Remaining duration our team couldn’t lead the score and after Larkin’s 2 points lost the match with the score 83-91.