Anadolu Efes faced Valencia Basket in the 27th week of the THY Europa League.
He defeated his opponent 99-83 in the field. Our representative got his 16th victory in the organization. Valencia, on the other hand, suffered its 13th defeat.
Valencia Basket started the match well, and was effective in outside throws in the first part of the quarter. The Spanish representative made the difference to double digits in minute 6 with Dubljevic’s points: 6-16. In the remaining part, although Anadolu Efes recovered with Larkin’s taking responsibility and Sertaç Şanlı’s points, the first period ended with Valencia’s 23-18 lead.
Capturing a 7-0 run at the beginning of the second quarter, Anadolu Efes was ahead at the 12th minute: 25-23. In this period, when he dominated Valencia, the navy-white team scored 6 hits from behind the 3-point line, and went 46-40 in the locker room.
In the third period, Valencia had an impact with Derrick Williams. Anadolu Efes, on the other hand, scored with Simon’s successive baskets from outside shots. The navy-whites increased the difference to double digits with the numbers Sertaç Şanlı scored from behind the 3-point line with 1 second to the end and entered the last quarter ahead 68-58.
In the fourth quarter, Anadolu Efes widened the gap with the important contribution Beaubois and Larkin gave in the attack, winning the match 99-83.