Beşiktaş Men’s Basketball Team beat Büyük Kolej 77-70 in the away game of the 24th week of the league.First point of the game which both teams had set off by good defense came from Büyük Kolej’s American player Michael Benton. Beşiktaş Cola Turka leveled the game with Michael Wright and Barış Özcan’s points and first period had completed 13-13.
Büyük Kolej increased the deficit to 5 points (18-13) by consecutive points in the beginning of the second period. Beşiktaş Cola Turka that had overcame home team’s successful defense in the paint with Barış Özcan’s perimeter shots finished the second period up with a score of 32-28.
The successful defense of both teams had captured attention in the third period of the competition. Büyük Kolej that had scored via Benton, Tunç and Murat could not protect its lead in spite of being ahead in the first minutes of the third period due to not being able to stop Michael Wright in the paint. Black and Whites that had entered the final minutes up by 5 points finished the third period ahead with a score of 51-46.
Kerem Tunçeri pushed the lead off to 9 points via his 2 3-pointers in the first minutes of the final period (60-51). Beşiktaş Cola Turka that had not repeated its previous mistakes in defense and that had utilized its opponent’s gaps passed the 35th minute by 65-57. Büyük Kolej that had not let the game go off until the final seconds of the game could not stop Barış Özcan at the perimeter and Michael Wright in the paint and Beşiktaş Cola Turka won the game 77-70.