Fenerbahce survives Darussafaka after overtime, Karsiyaka edges Turk Telekom

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13/May/21 21:28


Nando De Colo kept Fenerbahce safe from Darussafaka’s big comeback effort while Raymar Morgan went at it against Kyle Wiltjer as Pinar Karsiyaka took down Turk Telekom

By Eurohoops team/ info@eurohoops.net

Fenerbahce BEKO gambled away an 85-77 lead in the last 20 seconds of the game but still managed to prevail with 103-91 over Darussafaka Tekfen after overtime, leading in the Turkish League quarterfinal series with 1-0.

Nando De Colo was dominating the floor with 31 points including crucial baskets early in overtime while Dyshawn Pierre and Melih Mahmutoglu scored 17 points each.

De Colo also dished ten assists for a double-double. For Darussafaka, Andrew Andrews and Jarmar Gulley scored 22 points each.

Meanwhile, two Basketball Champions League teams matched up and it was Pinar Karsiayaka that came out on top against Turk Telekom in Game 1 with 82-79, despite the latter having an early double-digit lead.

Raymar Morgan was on fire with 24 points, nine rebounds, and five assists while Sek Henry added 19 and Mahir Agva ten points (plus 11 rebounds).

On the opposing side, Kyle Wiltjer went off for game-high 30 points and Sam Dekker helped with 17.