We hosted Fenerbahçe Beko in the 27th-week postponement match of the Türkiye SigortaBasketball Super League and we won the fight 96-91. We finished the first half of the match, which was played at the Sinan Erdem Dome, 47-49.
While our team started the game with Larkin, Beaubois, Elijah, Clyburn, and Zizic starting five, the match was played with a score of 4-4 in the second minute with the points of Zizic and Larkin duo. With Clyburn's layup, our team took the lead in the third minute, and after Zizic's only hit from the foul line, Larkin's three-pointer gave the visitors a time-out in the fourth minute: 10-6. After the timeout, Clyburn's three-pointer brought the score to 13-6 in the fifth minute. We scored with Larkin and Elijah in the second five minutes of the quarter, and the first 10 minutes of the game were tied 28-28. We started the second period with Clyburn's four points and at 12:30 the score was 32-30. With the points from Micic, Furkan, and Buğrahan, we made the score 39-34 in the 15th minute. We scored with Micic and Larkin in the remaining time and finished the first half of the game behind 47-49.
In the second half, our first basket came from Zizic, while Micic's two accurate free throws made the score 51-55 in the 21st minute. After scoring 55-60 in the 22nd minute with Larkin and Elijah's points, the score came to 59-62 in the 24th minute with Zizic's four points. We scored back-to-back points with Micic and Clyburn in this section and took the lead 73-70 in the 29th minute. Our player Micic, who was fouled at this minute, was injured and went out of the game. We scored two more points with Larkin in the last minute, and the last 10 minutes of the game were entered with a 75-72 lead. We started the final period with Larkin's basket: 77-72. The score was 81-75 at 32:30 with the under-pot hits of Clyburn and Furkan, and the score was 87-81 in the 35th minute with points from Larkin and Beaubois. After Elijah's four points, Beaubois also found a long-range shot, and at 38:20 we made the score 93-87. As our 95th point came from Clyburn, we scored another point on the foul line with Larkin in the last minute and won the match 96-91.