Gaziantep shocks Galatasaray

2017-02-26T17:48:50+00:00 2017-02-26T17:48:50+00:00.

Antigoni Zachari

26/Feb/17 17:48

Galatasaray couldn’t outlast visiting Gaziantep and was forced to its 8th loss of the season.

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Galatasaray fell to visiting Gaziantep Basketbol at home with 66-79 and to a 11-8 record in the Turkish league standings. The winners improved to 9-10.

The winners’ Davon Jefferson’s performance of 31 points and 12 rebounds was crucial for this road triumph, while Marcun Denmon followed with 17 points.

For the hosts, captain Sinan Guler finished the game with 20 points, Jon Diebler followed with 12, while Ege Arar had 9 points and 13 rebounds!

The score was tied to 62 points early in the final period, yet Gaziantep stepped up, expanded the deficit and at last, Denmon put the cherry on top with a final 3-pointer to give his team a broad road victory.