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 7. Gaziantep 16-14 
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 1. Socar Petkim 0-0 
 2. Afyon 0-0 
 3. Akhisar Bld 0-0 
 4. Bandirma Kir. 0-0 
 5. Duzce Bld. 0-0 
 6. Final Genclik 0-0 
 7. Gelisim 0-0 
 8. Istanbulspor 0-0 
 9. Mamak DSI 0-0 
 10. Mugla Orman 0-0 
 11. Pertevniyal 0-0 
 12. Samsun 0-0 
 13. Turk Telekom 0-0 
 14. Yalova Bld 0-0 
Final Four
 1. Sakarya BSB 3-1 
 2. Eskisehir Basket 2-2 
 3. Bursaspor 2-2 
 4. Acibadem 1-3 
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Last:5/27/2017
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 1. Karesi Spor 3-0 
 2. Antalya BSB 2-1 
 3. Orman Genclik 2-1 
 4. Artvin 1-2 
 5. Tofas Gelisim 1-2 
 6. Mersin BSB 0-3 
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Last:4/11/2017
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 2 CSKA 22-8 
 3 Olympiacos 19-11 
 4 Panathinaikos 19-11 
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 6 Anadolu Efes 17-13 
 7 Baskonia 17-13 
 8 Darussafaka 16-14 
 9 Crvena Zvezda 16-14 
 10 Zalgiris 14-16 
 11 FC Barcelona 12-18 
 12 Galatasaray 11-19 
 13 Brose Bask. 10-20 
 14 Maccabi T-A 10-20 
 15 EA7 Armani 8-22 
 16 Unics 8-22 
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 2. Banvit BK 11-3 
 3. CEZ Nymburk 10-4 
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 6. Ironi Nahariya 5-9 
 7. Helios 2-12 
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 3. Pinar Karsiyaka 9-5 
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 5. Maccabi Rishon 7-7 
 6. Oradea 6-8 
 7. Kataja Basket 6-8 
 8. Khimik 3-11 
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 2. Neptunas 10-4 
 3. EWE Baskets 10-4 
 4. PAOK 7-7 
 5. Ventspils 7-7 
 6. Usak 5-9 
 7. Openjobmetis V. 4-10 
 8. Rosa Radom 3-11 
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 1. Iberostar Tener. 11-3 
 2. Scandone AV 10-4 
 3. Strasbourg 9-5 
 4. Juventus 8-6 
 5. Oostende 6-8 
 6. Cibona 5-9 
 7. Mega Leks 4-10 
 8. Mornar Bar 3-11 
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 1. Besiktas 12-2 
 2. AEK Athens 9-5 
 3. Partizan 8-6 
 4. Ludwigsburg 8-6 
 5. Banco di Srd 7-7 
 6. Spirou 6-8 
 7. Stelmet ZG 4-10 
 8. Szolnok 2-12 
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 2. Gaziantep 5-1 
 3. Sodertalje 1-5 
 4. Targu Mures 1-5 
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 2. Antwerp 4-2 
 3. Gravelines 2-4 
 4. Prievidza 1-5 
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 1. Telekom Bsk 5-1 
 2. Vytautas 4-2 
 3. Oberwart 2-4 
 4. Apoel 1-5 
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 2. Nanterre 4-2 
 3. Tsmoki-Minsk 3-3 
 4. Bnei Hertzeliyya 1-5 
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 2. Alba 4-2 
 3. UBT Cluj Napoca 2-4 
 4. BK Pardubice 2-4 
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 2. Lukoil Acad. 3-3 
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 4. Benfica 0-6 
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 2. Ironi Nahariya 0-0 
 3. Kataja Basket 0-0 
 4. Oostende 0-0 
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 6. Spirou 0-0 
 7. Stelmet ZG 0-0 
 8. Usak 0-0 
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Points Per Game
 Ricky LEDO
  Yesilgiresun
  (201-SF-92)
  Avg: 21.2
 1. Ledo, Yesilgiresun21.2 
 2. Shorter, TED K.20.1 
 3. Theodore, Banvit BK18.4 
 4. Jefferson, Gazia.18.0 
 5. Summers, Pinar K.17.0 
 6. Morrison, TED K.16.5 
 7. Hayes, Demir IBB16.4 
 8. Denmon, Gaziantep16.1 
 9. Green, Pinar K.15.9 
 10. McKissic, Usak15.8 
Rebounds Per Game
 Vladimir STIMAC
  Besiktas
  (210-C-87)
  Avg: 9.6
 1. Stimac, Besiktas9.6 
 2. Dorsey, Best B.9.2 
 3. Jefferson, Gazia.9.1 
 4. Wright, Trabzons.7.7 
 5. Thomas, TED K.7.7 
 6. Auguste, Usak7.5 
 7. Hummer, TED K.7.0 
 8. Pleiss, Galatasaray6.9 
 9. Gill, Yesilgiresun6.9 
 10. Summers, Pinar K.6.7 
Assists Per Game
 Jordan THEODORE
  Banvit BK
  (182-PG-89)
  Avg: 7.2
 1. Theodore, Banvit BK7.2 
 2. Heurtel, Anadolu .7.0 
 3. Green, Pinar K.5.6 
 4. Gutierrez, Trabzons.5.4 
 5. Armstead, Yesilgir.5.2 
 6. Granger, Anadolu .5.2 
 7. Ermis, Tofas5.1 
 8. Guler, Galatasaray4.8 
 9. Roll, Besiktas4.7 
 10. Rautins, Gaziantep4.7 
Steals Per Game
 Shannon SHORTER
  TED K.
  (193-G-89)
  Avg: 2
 1. Shorter, TED K.2.0 
 2. Chappell, Banvit BK2.0 
 3. Hummer, TED K.1.8 
 4. Ponitka, Pinar K.1.7 
 5. Cherry, Gaziantep1.7 
 6. Eldridge, Demir I.1.6 
 7. Klobucar, Istanbu.1.6 
 8. Guler, Galatasaray1.6 
 9. Gutierrez, Trabzons.1.6 
 10. Ulubay, Yesilgiresun1.6 
Blocks Per Game
 Bryant DUNSTON
  Anadolu .
  (203-C-86)
  Avg: 1.7
 1. Dunston, Anadolu .1.7 
 2. Ibekwe, Usak1.5 
 3. Udoh, Fenerbahce1.5 
 4. Kadji, Trabzonspor1.3 
 5. Pleiss, Galatasaray1.2 
 6. Kulig, Banvit BK1.1 
 7. Buckner, Demir IBB1.0 
 8. James, Best Balikesir0.9 
 9. Jefferson, Gazia.0.9 
 10. Tyus, Galatasaray0.9 
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TBL Round 33: Eskisehir Basket edges Afyon Bld by one point - Apr 16, 2017


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Fifth-ranked Afyon Bld (21-13) made lots of trouble for second ranked Eskisehir Basket (27-6) in Afyonkarahisar on Saturday. The visitors from Edirne managed to secure only one-point victory 69-68. However their fans expected easier game. The best player for the winners was Bugrahan Tuncer who scored 26 points and 5 rebounds. American power forward Josh Duncan (203-86) chipped in 10 points and 18 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was Slovenian power forward Miha Zupan (205-82) who recorded 16 points and 8 rebounds. Eskisehir Basket keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Socar Petkim. Afyon Bld at the other side dropped to the sixth place with 13 games lost. Eskisehir Basket is looking forward to face Istanbulspor (#7) at home in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Afyon Bld will play against Yalova Bld and is hoping to prove to their supporters that this time they can win.
Eleventh-ranked Akhisar Bld (13-20) made lots of trouble for ninth ranked Turk Telekom (19-14) in Ankara. Turk Telekom managed to secure only one-point victory 100-99. However their fans expected easier game. It was a good game for American point guard Tywain McKee (188-86, college: Coppin St.) who saved his team from a defeat with 28 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals. Darryl Monroe contributed with 21 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists (on 10-of-13 shooting from the field) for the winners. American forward Tyler Smith (200-86, college: Tennessee) answered with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 13 rebounds for Akhisar Bld. Turk Telekom have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain ninth place with 19-14 record. Akhisar Bld at the other side keeps the eleventh position with 20 games lost. Turk Telekom will play against higher ranked Samsun (#8) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Akhisar Bld will play against Mamak DSI in Ankara and hopes to get back on the winning track.
The game with biggest result difference took place in Sakaraya. Local Sakarya BSB (27-7) outscored 16th ranked Mamak DSI (9-24) 104-63 on Saturday night. Hakan Yapar stepped up and scored 16 points and 4 assists (on 8-of-9 shooting from the field) for the winners. Sakarya BSB's coach Burak Selcuk Ernak felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was Nezih Ozbakir with 18 points. Sakarya BSB maintains third place with 27-7 record having just one point less than leader Eskisehir Basket. Loser Mamak DSI keeps the sixteenth position with 24 games lost. Sakarya BSB will meet league's second-placed Socar Petkim on the road in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Mamak DSI will play against Akhisar Bld (#11) and hope to secure a win.

Other games of round 33 were quite predictable and ended without any surprises. Here they are:
Pertevniyal was defeated by Samsun in a road game 85-67. Bottom-ranked Mugla Orman was smashed by Acibadem at home 69-97. Duzce Bld. was destroyed by Istanbulspor on the opponent's court 90-63. Bandirma Kir. managed to outperform Yalova Bld in a home game 89-76. Socar Petkim managed to beat Final Genclik on the road 96-84. Gelisim was defeated by Bursaspor on its own court 80-88.
The best stats of 33th round was 12 points, 12 rebounds and 9 assists by Talat-Alp Altunbey of Bandirma Kir..

Samsun - Pertevniyal 85-67

There was no surprise when 14th ranked Pertevniyal (11-22) was defeated on the road by ninth ranked Samsun (19-13) 85-67 on Saturday. The game was mostly controlled by Samsun. Pertevniyal managed to win fourth quarter 22-12. But it was not enough to take a lead and get a victory that evening. They dominated on the defensive end, holding Pertevniyal to just 7 points in second quarter. Samsun have a solid series of four victories in a row. They moved-up to eighth place. Loser Pertevniyal keeps the fourteenth position with 22 games lost. Samsun will meet higher ranked Bursaspor (#4) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Pertevniyal will play against Bandirma Kir. (#10) and hope to secure a win.
gschID: 490134


Sakarya BSB - Mamak DSI 104-63

The game with biggest result difference took place in Sakaraya. Local Sakarya BSB (27-7) outscored 16th ranked Mamak DSI (9-24) 104-63 on Saturday night. Sakarya BSB dominated down low during the game scoring 82 of its points in the paint compared to Mamak DSI's 30. Sakarya BSB forced 20 Mamak DSI turnovers and outrebounded them 35-17 including a 26-13 advantage in defensive rebounds. Sakarya BSB looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Center Hakan Yapar (202-84) stepped up and scored 16 points and 4 assists (on 8-of-9 shooting from the field) for the winners and forward Tufan Onen (202-89) chipped in 13 points and 5 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field). Sakarya BSB's coach Burak Selcuk Ernak felt very confident that he used 11 players which allowed the starters a little rest for the next games. The best for the losing side was power forward Nezih Ozbakir (206-80) with 18 points and the former international swingman Ulug Kacaniku (202-85) scored 12 points and 7 rebounds. Both teams had four players each who scored in double figures. Sakarya BSB maintains third place with 27-7 record having just one point less than leader Eskisehir Basket. Loser Mamak DSI keeps the sixteenth position with 24 games lost. Sakarya BSB will meet league's second-placed Socar Petkim on the road in the next round and it will be for sure the game of the week. Mamak DSI will play against Akhisar Bld (#11) and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Mamak DSI: N.Ozbakir 18+3reb+1ast, U.Kacaniku 12+7reb+2ast, R.Holmes 11+3reb+1ast, K.Sariaslan 10+1reb, B.Yananer 7+1reb+1ast, T.Ilhan 3+2reb
Sakarya BSB: C.Jackson 16+5reb, H.Yapar 16+1reb+4ast, F.Can Akin 14+2ast, K.Ozkan 13+2reb+3ast, T.Onen 13+5reb+3ast, T.Dikmen 10+3reb
gschID: 490137


Mugla Orman - Acibadem 69-97

No shocking result in a game when sixth ranked Acibadem (21-12) smashed on the road bottom-ranked Muglaorman (4-29) 97-69 on Saturday. Acibadem dominated down low during the game scoring 60 of its points in the paint compared to Muglaorman's 22. Acibadem forced 22 Muglaorman turnovers. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. The former international power forward Cevher Ozer (206-83, agency: 1x1 Sports) stepped up and scored 13 points and 8 rebounds for the winners and American guard Bracey Wright (191-84, college: Indiana) chipped in 12 points, 5 assists and 4 steals. Five Acibadem players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was American guard Ricky Harris (187-87, college: Massachusetts) with 31 points and 4 assists and Yunus Erenoglu scored 16 points. The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Acibadem moved-up to fifth place. Muglaorman lost eighth consecutive game. Newly promoted team stay dead last with 29 lost games. Acibadem will meet at home Gelisim (#13) in the next round and are hoping to win another game. Muglaorman will have a break next round.
Top scorers:
Mugla Orman: R.Harris 31+1reb+4ast, Y.Erenoglu 16+1reb+2ast, M.Jefferson 9+8reb+1ast, E.Pehlivan 5+3reb+1ast, O.Gogus 4+8reb, E.Ozkan 2+1reb
Acibadem: M.Demir 14+4reb+1ast, C.Ozer 13+8reb+1ast, C.Erdeniz 13+3reb, C.Altintig 12+3reb+3ast, B.Wright 12+3reb+5ast, T.Acik 10+1reb+5ast
gschID: 490133


Afyon - Eskisehir Basket 68-69

Fifth-ranked Afyon Bld (21-13) made lots of trouble for second ranked Eskisehir Basket (27-6) in Afyonkarahisar on Saturday. The visitors from Edirne managed to secure only one-point victory 69-68. However their fans expected easier game. The best player for the winners was Bugrahan Tuncer who scored 26 points and 5 rebounds. American power forward Josh Duncan (203-86) chipped in a double-double by scoring 10 points and 18 rebounds. At the other side the best for losing team was Slovenian power forward Miha Zupan (205-82) who recorded 16 points and 8 rebounds and point guard Serkan Mentese (175-91, agency: 1x1 Sports) added 13 points, 5 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals respectively. Four Afyon Bld players scored in double figures. Eskisehir Basket keeps a position of league leader, which they share with Socar Petkim. Afyon Bld at the other side dropped to the sixth place with 13 games lost. Eskisehir Basket is looking forward to face Istanbulspor (#7) at home in the next round which should be theoretically an easy game. Afyon Bld will play against Yalova Bld and is hoping to prove to their supporters that this time they can win.
Top scorers:
Afyon: M.Zupan 16+8reb+1ast, T.Gedikli 13+1reb+4ast, S.Mentese 13+5reb+6ast, A.Isik 10+8reb+2ast, J.Jefferson 8+4reb, H.Ozdemir 5+6reb+1ast
Eskisehir Basket: B.Tuncer 26+5reb+3ast, S.Marshall 18+1reb+5ast, J.Duncan 10+18reb, Y.Sonsirma 5+4reb+1ast, G.Yazicioglu 4+1reb, E.Buker 3
gschID: 490136


Istanbulspor - Duzce Bld. 90-63

Very expected game when 15th ranked Duzce Belediye (10-23) was rolled over on the road by seventh ranked Istanbulspor (20-13) 90-63 on Saturday. Istanbulspor dominated down low during the game scoring 48 of its points in the paint compared to Duzce Belediye's 28. Istanbulspor had a 37-21 advantage in offensive rebounds. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 24 assists. American guard Elijah Johnson (192-90, college: Kansas) stepped up and scored 40 points (!!!), 9 rebounds and 4 assists for the winners and his fellow American import Brandon Brown (201-85, college: CS San Bernar.) chipped in 21 points and 11 rebounds. Brown is a former Eurobasket Summer League player, which is considered top international summer league in the market. The best for the losing side was American center LaRon Dendy (205-88, college: Middle Tenn.St.) with 12 points and 8 rebounds and American-Puerto Rican point guard TreVon Hughes (183-87, college: Wisconsin) scored 10 points and 7 rebounds (went 8 for 8 at the free throw line). The winner was already known earlier in the game, so both coaches allowed to play the bench players saving starting five for next games. Newly promoted Istanbulspor maintains seventh place with 20-13 record. Duzce Belediye lost fourth consecutive game. Duzce Belediye at the other side, also newcomer in the league, keeps the fifteenth position with 23 games lost. Istanbulspor will meet league's leader Eskisehir Basket in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Duzce Belediye will play against Final Genclik (#17) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Duzce Bld.: M.Gorkem 13+4reb+2ast, L.Dendy 12+8reb+3ast, T.Hughes 10+7reb+2ast, B.Erdogan 8+4reb+2ast, E.Yetim 7+3reb, E.Balto 7+2reb+2ast
Istanbulspor: E.Johnson 40+9reb+4ast, B.Brown 21+11reb+3ast, U.Ozyildirim 10+2reb+1ast, M.Bakir Gorur 5+1reb+1ast, A.Guney 5+3reb+4ast, B.Erlim 3+2reb+3ast
gschID: 490135


Bandirma Kir. - Yalova Bld 89-76

Rather predictable result in Balikesir where tenth ranked Bandirma Kir. (15-18) beat 12th ranked Yalova Bld (12-21) 89-76 on Saturday. They outrebounded Yalova Bld 37-24 including 17 on the offensive glass. Bandirma Kir. looked well-organized offensively handing out 25 assists. Talat-Alp Altunbey (204-94) stepped up with a double-double by scoring 12 points, 12 rebounds and 9 assists for the winners and Berke Atar chipped in 17 points and 11 rebounds. Four Bandirma Kir. players scored in double figures. The best for the losing side was American-Jamaican power forward Kyle Hunt (208-89, college: Oklahoma S&A, agency: Octagon Europe) with 27 points and 7 rebounds and Ahmet Tunali (203-92) scored 10 points and 5 rebounds. Bandirma Kir. maintains tenth place with 15-18 record. Newly promoted Yalova Bld keeps the twelfth position with 21 games lost. Bandirma Kir. will meet Pertevniyal (#14) in the next round. Yalova Bld will play against Afyon Bld and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Yalova Bld: K.Hunt 27+7reb+1ast, M.Eken 10, A.Tunali 10+5reb+3ast, O.Sonsirma 9+1reb+4ast, O.Okkali 7+3reb+1ast, B.Sasmaz 5+2reb+5ast
Bandirma Kir.: B.Atar 17+11reb+2ast, I.Cem Ulusoy 15+3reb+6ast, E.Senel 14+1reb+1ast, T.Alp Altunbey 12+12reb+9ast, E.Yilmaz 10+1reb+2ast, R.Oncel 8+2ast
gschID: 490138


Turk Telekom - Akhisar Bld 100-99

Eleventh-ranked Akhisar Bld (13-20) made lots of trouble for ninth ranked Turk Telekom (19-14) in Ankara. Turk Telekom managed to secure only one-point victory 100-99. However their fans expected easier game. Turk Telekom made 19-of-25 charity shots (76.0 percent) during the game. They also forced 22 Akhisar Bld turnovers. Their players were unselfish on offense dishing 26 assists. It was a good game for American point guard Tywain McKee (188-86, college: Coppin St.) who saved his team from a defeat with 28 points, 6 rebounds, 6 assists and 4 steals. His fellow American import power forward Darryl Monroe (201-86, college: George Mason) contributed with a double-double by scoring 21 points, 11 rebounds and 4 assists (on 10-of-13 shooting from the field) for the winners. American forward Tyler Smith (200-86, college: Tennessee) answered with a double-double by scoring 16 points and 13 rebounds and forward Cenk Sekeroglu (203-91) added 11 points, 11 rebounds and 5 assists in the effort for Akhisar Bld. Five Turk Telekom and four Akhisar Bld players scored in double figures. Turk Telekom have a solid series of three victories in a row. They maintain ninth place with 19-14 record. Akhisar Bld at the other side keeps the eleventh position with 20 games lost. Turk Telekom will play against higher ranked Samsun (#8) on the road in the next round and it will be quite challenging to get another victory. Akhisar Bld will play against Mamak DSI in Ankara and hopes to get back on the winning track.
Top scorers:
Akhisar Bld: R.Oz 23+2reb, T.Smith 16+13reb+3ast, S.Topcu 13+8ast, C.Sekeroglu 11+11reb+5ast, M.Gizir 9+4ast, E.Boztepe 8
Turk Telekom: T.McKee 28+6reb+6ast, D.Monroe 21+11reb+4ast, S.Cetin 20+1reb+10ast, M.Ozdogan 15+4ast, A.Cantitiz 14+4reb+2ast, I.Cevik 2+1reb
gschID: 490132


Final Genclik - Socar Petkim 84-96

Not a big story in a game in Bursa where 17th ranked Final Genclik (6-27) was defeated by second ranked Socar Petkim (27-6) 96-84 on Friday. Socar Petkim looked well-organized offensively handing out 29 assists. Bosnian power forward Kenan Bajramovic (206-81) stepped up and scored 23 points and 7 rebounds for the winners and American point guard TJ Campbell (175-88, college: Portland) chipped in 16 points and 9 assists. Socar Petkim's coach Burak Goren used entire bench and allowed the starting five to rest. The best for the losing side was American guard Anthony Tucker (193-89, college: MSU Moorhead) with 22 points and 8 assists and the other American import center Damontre Harris (208-91, college: Campbellsville) produced a double-double by scoring 14 points and 14 rebounds. Five Socar Petkim and four Final Genclik players scored in double figures. Socar Petkim have an impressive series of eight victories in a row. They keep a position of league leader, which they share with Eskisehir Basket. Final Genclik lost thirteenth consecutive game. They keep the seventeenth place with 27 games lost. Socar Petkim will meet at home Sakarya BSB (#3) in the next round, which may be the game of the day. Final Genclik will play against Duzce Belediye (#15) and it may be a tough game between close rivals.
Top scorers:
Final Genclik: A.Tucker 22+2reb+8ast, C.Uzun 16, G.Aydin 16+1reb, D.Harris 14+14reb+3ast, O.Faruk Ermat 8+3ast, O.Unver 6+3reb+2ast
Socar Petkim: K.Bajramovic 23+7reb+3ast, G.Karabiyik 18+1reb, T.Campbell 16+3reb+9ast, R.Dogrusoz 14+3reb+2ast, U.Peker 12+4reb+3ast, C.Terzioglu 4+2reb+1ast
gschID: 490131


Gelisim - Bursaspor 80-88

Everything went according to plan in Izmir where fourth ranked Bursaspor (25-8) won against 13th ranked Gelisim (12-22) 88-80 on Friday. Bursaspor dominated down low during the game scoring 66 of its points in the paint compared to Gelisim's 34. They looked well-organized offensively handing out 21 assists. Serbian power forward Dejan Borovnjak (207-86, agency: BeoBasket) stepped up and scored 17 points and 9 rebounds for the winners and the former international forward Yunus Cankaya (199-85) chipped in 13 points and 5 rebounds. The best for the losing side was guard Alihan-Deniz Genc (189-98) with 22 points and 5 assists and Bosnian-Slovenian center Hasan Rizvic (212-84) scored 16 points and 5 rebounds (on 6-of-7 shooting from the field). Four Gelisim players scored in double figures. Both coaches used bench players and allowed the starting five to rest. Newly promoted Bursaspor maintains fourth place with 25-8 record. Gelisim lost sixth consecutive game. They keep the thirteenth position with 22 games lost. Bursaspor will meet at home Samsun (#8) in the next round. Gelisim will play against Acibadem (#5) in Istanbul and hope to secure a win.
Top scorers:
Gelisim: A.Deniz Genc 22+3reb+5ast, H.Rizvic 16+5reb+3ast, B.Kansu 13+5reb+4ast, M.Erensoy 12+7reb+1ast, A.Isci 6+1ast, F.Celebioglu 5+2reb+2ast
Bursaspor: D.Borovnjak 17+9reb, M.Celep 17+2reb, Y.Cankaya 13+5reb+3ast, E.Ilter 8+4reb+6ast, M.Kapucu 8+1reb+2ast, K.Vragovic 8+1reb+4ast
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