Bamberg edges Karsiyaka for a 3-0 start

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Giannis Askounis

08/Dec/20 21:54

Solid defense in the final seconds pushes Brose Bamberg over Pinar Karsiyaka

By Eurohoops Team/

Brose Bamberg scored a narrow victory, 83-82, versus Pinar Karsiyaka in Basketball Champions League Regular Season Gameday 6 action Tuesday.

Michele Vitali, David Kravish, and Chase Fieler shared a team-high 14 points. The latter, Florida Gulf Coast alumni, also contributed with a key block to retain the slim lead with eight seconds left.

The Turkish outlet coached by Ufuk Sarica kept possession, but Amath M’Baye missing his shot as time ran out in the Brose Arena thriller determined the outcome.

Raymar Morgan, among the players going through foul trouble, poured a game-high 25 points behind 11/16 twos for Karsiyaka.

The winning side improved to 3-0 in Group F and dropped the opponents to 1-1.

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