ratiopharm Ulm made 24-of-30 charity shots (80.0 percent) during the game. New Yorker Phantoms were plagued by 27 personal fouls down the stretch. Worth to mention a great performance of American center John Bryant (208-87, college: Santa Clara) who helped to win the game recording a double-double by scoring 23 points and 10 rebounds (made all of his seven free throws). International Daniel Theis (203-92) contributed with a double-double by scoring 18 points and 10 rebounds for the winners. Five ratiopharm Ulm players scored in double figures. American guard Casey Mitchell (193-88, college: W.Virginia) answered with 21 points and Cameroonian forward Harding NaNa (203-81, college: Delaware) added 10 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists in the effort for New Yorker Phantoms.
Oliver Baskets were trailing by 2 points at halftime but managed to get 2-point lead after three quarters before a 25-17 charge of BBC Bayreuth, which allowed them to win the game. BBC Bayreuth outrebounded s Oliver Baskets 33-22 including a 26-15 advantage in defensive rebounds. s Oliver Baskets were plagued by 30 personal fouls down the stretch. American-Jamaican point guard Bryan Bailey (185-80, college: Bucknell) fired 19 points for the winners. American forward Jason Cain (208-85, college: Virginia) chipped in 15 points and 6 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field). Four BBC Bayreuth players scored in double figures. American power forward Jason Boone (198-85, college: New York U.) produced 17 points (on 8-of-9 shooting from the field) and the other American import forward Dwayne Anderson (198-86, college: Villanova) added 8 points and 7 rebounds respectively for lost side.
The guests trailed by 4 points after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 4-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 77-66. The game was dominated by American players. Guard Barry Stewart (191-88, college: Mississippi St.) fired 15 points for the winners. Swingman Brian Harper (206-85, college: Paine, agency: Pro One Sports) chipped in 15 points and 5 rebounds. Four TBB Trier players scored in double figures. TBB Trier's coach Henrik Roedl used a ten-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. point guard Joshua Young (185-88, college: Drake, agency: Pro One Sports) produced 22 points, 7 rebounds and 4 assists and guard Reggie Redding (196-88, college: Villanova) added 12 points and 5 rebounds respectively for lost side.
Deutsche Bank Skyliners was better in fourth quarter 21-14. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. EnBW Ludwigsburg dominated on the defensive end, holding Deutsche Bank Skyliners to just 7 points in second quarter. EnBW Ludwigsburg had a 27-13 advantage in offensive rebounds. The game was dominated by American players. Guard Kammron Taylor (188-84, college: Wisconsin, agency: Edge Sports) fired 20 points and 5 rebounds for the winners (made all of his seven free throws). Power forward John Turek (206-83, college: Nebraska) chipped in 11 points and 8 rebounds. EnBW Ludwigsburg's coach Steven Key used an eleven-player rotation and allowed the starting five to rest. Guard Quantez Robertson (189-84, college: Auburn) produced 16 points and 5 steals and swingman Dion Dowell (200-85, college: Houston) added 8 points respectively for lost side.
The guests trailed by 1 point after first quarter, but they stormed back to get the 12-point lead at the halftime and eventually won the game 80-61. American point guard Dru Joyce (183-85, college: Akron) stepped up and scored 11 points, 6 rebounds and 9 assists for the winners and his fellow American import guard Rickey Paulding (196-82, college: Missouri, agency: Pro One Sports) chipped in 15 points and 6 rebounds. Five EWE Baskets players scored in double figures. At the losing side American forward Chevon Troutman (202-81, college: Pittsburgh, agency: Beo Basket) responded with 14 points and American-Bulgarian center Jared Homan (206-83, college: Iowa St.) scored 9 points, 8 rebounds and 4 blocks.
ALBA Berlin led from the first minutes and controlled entire game increasing their lead in each quarter. They dominated down low during the game scoring 64 of its points in the paint compared to Artland Dragons' 36 and made 18-of-20 free shots (90.0 percent) during the game. ALBA Berlin forced 20 Artland Dragons turnovers. 24 personal fouls committed by Artland Dragons helped opponents get some easy free throw opportuniti