Besiktas forces Game 3 against JL Bourg

2024-03-29T20:58:21+00:00 2024-03-29T23:47:46+00:00.

Aris Barkas

29/Mar/24 20:58

Besiktas Emlakjet Istanbul prevailed at home over JL Bourg and will fight in France for a spot in the BKT EuroCup final in Game 3 next week

By Eurohoops team/

With the duo of Matthew Mitchell and Jonah Mathews scoring at will, Beiktas got a big win over JL Bourg pushing the BKT semifinals series to Game 3.

The final score was 81-72 with Mitchell finishing the night with 17 points and Mathews adding 17 points, while Marko Simonovic and Angel Delgado scored 11 points each.

On a sold-out crowd of 16.000 fans, the Turkish side couldn’t be denied.

Bourg was leading by four (36-32) after the first half, but Besiktas with a partial score of 27-17 in the third period got the 59-53 advantage and never looked back.

Isiaha Mike scored 19 points for the losing side, which will have at home the chance to make it to the final.

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