Starting the match with McCollum, Doğuş, Weems, Motum, and Dunston, Anadolu Efes’s first points were scored by Motum and grabbed leadership with the score of 7-3 at the 3rd minute. With McCollum and Doğuş’s points at the 4:20 minutes the score as brought to 11-3 and so the rival team called a time-out. Returning from the time-out our team scored 6 consecutive points and raised the score difference to 10 points at 6:30: 17-7. After this score both teams scored and set the score table to 25-17 at the end of the 10th minute. Starting the second quarter the rival team scored 7 points and brought the score to 25-24 at the 11:30, and so coach Ergin Araman called a time-out. Returning from the time-out Brown and Dunston duo scored 8 points and set the score to 33-26 at 13:30. Our team was 37-31 ahead at the 15th minute then with Birkan’s three-pointer at the 18th minute set the score to 42-39. As was at the beginning of the quarter Brown and Dunston scored and our team set the score of the second quarter with Weems’s last second three-pointer and our team was ahead: 50-48.
Starting the second quarter with Dunston’s 4 points, Anadolu Efes was ahead 54-48 at the 21st minute. At the 23rd minute the score table was balanced 54-54, then Motum’s three-pointer and Weems’s layup at the 24th minute our team set the score table to 59-54. With McCollum’s basket, the rival team was ahead at 27th minute with the score 63-61, then our team responded to those points with Douglas and McCollum’s baskets and our team was trailing at the end of the third quarter with the score 68-69. Starting the final quarter with Dunston’s dunk just like the third quarter, our team was ahead again: 70-69. After McCollum’s four points at the 33rd minute, our team was trailing 75-76, then Dunston scored 3 points and-one and brought the score to 78-79 at the 34th minute. At the 37th minute our team was trailing 78-84, then Weems brought the score to 80-84. With McCollum’s three points at the last 1:15 minutes of the match, our team was trailing 83-88. Then in the last minute Weems scored 4 points but our team couldn’t close the score difference and lost the match with the score 87-91.