By Eurohoops team/ firstname.lastname@example.org
Anadolu Efes remained perfect at the domestic level upping its BSL tally to 10-0 in early Sunday action. Round 11 of the Turkish League began Saturday with a bang as Besiktas didn’t just beat but destroyed Turk Telekom at home.
Besiktas – Turk Telekom 94-60
A convincing big-margin win for Besiktas, led by Egehan Arna and James Blackmon with 18 points each while Alperen Sengun helped with 14.
For Turk Telekom, which missed a few key players, Kamar Baldwin scored 14 as the only double-digit scorer while Gani Erdi Gulaslan had nine points.
Fethiye Belediyespor – Darussafaka 54-78
Jerrett Grant led the way for Darussafaka with 17 points and eight rebounds while Andrew Andrews added 13 and Dogus Ozdemiroglu 11 points.
For the home side, Elgin Cook had 14 and Caner Ercan 12 points. Cook also grabbed ten rebounds for a double-double.
Gaziantep – Tofas Bursa 68 – 67
Gaziantep edged Tofas Bursa at home with Rashard Kelly (12 points) and Dogan Senli (10 points) scoring in double figures. DeVaughn Akoon-Purcell had 17 points and seven rebounds for Tofas.
Galatasaray – Buyukcekmece 87 – 91
Gabe Olaseni dominated with a huge double-double of 28 points and 19 rebounds as Buyukcekmece defeated Galatasaray in Istanbul. Karvel Andersson added 23 points and seven assists for the winning side.
Daryl Macon (26 points, six assists) was the best Galatasaray had to offer.
Petkim Spor – Anadolu Efes 71-75
Bryant Dunston carried the league leaders in the tough victory making out a team-high 18 points. An 11-4 closing run turned the tables.
For the losing side, Ian Hummer and Kendrick Ray shared a team-high 13 points.
Fenerbahce – Afyon Belediyesi 94-74
Fenerbahce bounced back from its last defeat in BSL with an easy victory at home. Lorenzo Brown and Jan Vesely paced the winners with 18 points each, Melih Mahmutoglu added 16 points and Leo Westermann had 10.
Francisco Cruz led the visitors with 21 points and Chris Wright had 13 points.
OGM Ormanspor – Bahcesehir Koleji 80-68
Ormanspor snapped back from a four-game losing streak and defeated visiting Bahcesehir paced by Terrell Holloway who filled the statsheet with 20 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists. Elmedin Kikanovic had 19 points and 8 rebounds and Stanton Kidd posted 15 points.
Jamal Jones led all Bahcesehir scorers with 28 points, followed by Erick Green who had 9 points.