Besiktas keeps playoffs hopes alive with 17 threes

2019-12-10T20:01:23+00:00 2019-12-10T20:55:29+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

10/Dec/19 20:01

Besiktas Sompo Sigorta tips off second half of the Regular Season with convincing outing.

By Eurohoops Team/

In desperate need for wins, Besiktas Sompo Sigorta took down PAOK, 98-83, at the BJK Akatlar Arena on Tuesday evening.

Making 17/31 beyond the arc kept the Greek side in distance from the second quarter to the end of the Basketball Champions League Regular Season Round 8 affair. Shaquielle McKissic powered his team to 3-5 in Group D with 24 points behind 6/9 threes.

Ismet Akpinar ended up with 13 points. Toddrick Gotcher poured all of his 12 points with four threes to start off the second half. Jordan Theodore put up 12 points as well, dished 11 helpers and grabbed eight rebounds in 31:26.

Dusko Ivanovic doubled its 2019-20 victories over PAOK catching Kostas Charalampidis’ team at 3-5. Antwaine Wiggins with 25 points and Aaron Best with 15 were not enough for the visitors.

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Photo Credit: Basketball Champions League