QJ Peterson, Bakken Bears roll over Galatasaray

2021-01-05T21:42:10+00:00 2021-01-05T22:22:23+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

05/Jan/21 21:42


Second straight Basketball Champions League triumph for the Bakken Bears

By Eurohoops Team/ info@eurohoops.net

The Bakken Bears kept their Basketball Champions League playoffs bid alive with yet another solid display resulting in a lopsided win, 96-78, versus Galatasaray Tuesday evening at the Aarhus Arena.

Former VMI standout, QJ Peterson added on his explosive BCL campaign with 35 points in the Regular Season Gameday 9 contest. He sank 13/24 field goals, including 6/13 shots from beyond the arc, also produced seven rebounds, five assists, and three steals.

Looking doomed down 0-3, the Danish outlet upset Dinamo Sassari on the road and jumped to 2-3 in Group A in a similarly convincing fashion. Up next, Iberostar Tenerife visiting paired with a chance to complete an improbable comeback and advance to the next round.

On to the losing end, dropping to 1-4 removed Galatasaray from the playoff hunt. Daryl Macon scored a team-high 20 points at Risskov.

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Photo Credit: Basketball Champions League