Tuesday, December 1, at Jerusalem basketball club APOEL beat Turkish «Galatasaray» with a score of 86:82 (19:19, 25:25, 24:20, 18:18).
The match took place in the eighth round of the group stage of the Eurocup. After this victory wards Dani Franco have three wins in eight matches and have a chance going into the second stage. Galatasaray continues to lead the standings.
The first two quarters of the match in Jerusalem took advantage of the guests, but the Jerusalemites did not give them witri in the gap. Both quarters of the first half ended with full equality (19:44 and 19:44).
In the third quarter of APOEL took the lead, the Turkish club have restored the balance and in the last quarter of the teams entered with a minimum advantage of owners (68:66).
The final segment of the match was equal, but at the last minutes, the players of APOEL acted more precisely, and kept winning.
The most effective among the winners were Rowland (21 points), Duncan scored 17 Smith – 14, Jining – 13. The guests were scored by Malcolm, who scored 18 points. Dorsey scored 16.