Besiktas ends Fenerbahce winning streak, Anadolu Efes goes 16-0

2021-01-17T12:48:08+00:00 2021-01-17T20:46:40+00:00.

Giannis Askounis

17/Jan/21 12:48

An overall very young squad in Besiktas guided by James Blackmon Jr. upsets Fenerbahce Beko

By Eurohoops Team/

After six wins in a row in all competitions the last three weeks, Fenerbahce Beko dropped a home game to Besiktas, 92-83, in BSL Regular Season Round 17 action early Sunday.

James Blackmon Jr. poured 32 points behind 7/11 three-pointers for the visitors upping their record to 8-9. Captain Melih Mahmutoglu recorded a team-high 19 points for Fener. The team coached by Igor Kokoskov fell to 13-4.

Anadolu Efes extended its undefeated record to 16-0 defeating Turk Telekom, 86-84, in a back-and-forth affair. Rodrigue Beaubois off the game-winning two-pointer in the final second registered a team-high 19 points. Vasilije Micic added 16 points. On the other end, Kyle Wiltjer and Nick Johnson had 23 and 20 points, respectively.

Other weekend action saw Berkan Durmaz post a 22-point, 12-rebound double-double for Tofas in the 88-75 away win against Buyukcekmece.

BSL results this week:

Frutti Extra Bursaspor – Lokman Hekim Fethiye Belediyespor 89-84

Galatasaray – OGM Ormanspor 89-87
HDI Sigorta Afyon Belediye – Petkim Spor 94-76
Buyukcekmece – Tofas Bursa 75-88

Fenerbahce Beko – Besiktas 83-92
Turk Telekom – Anadolu Efes 84-86
Bahcesehir Koleji – Darussafaka Tekfen 76-85
Pinar Karsiyaka – Empera Hali Gaziantep 72-65