Fenerbahçe Beko Men’s Basketball Team will be hosted by Tofaş in the 28th week of the ING Basketball Super League. The match to be played at Tofaş Sports Hall on Saturday, April 16 (tomorrow) at 20.30 will be broadcast live by Tivibu Spor 2. Aytuğ Ekti, Ziya Özorhon, Özge Şentürk Bayraktar referee trio will manage the match.
The latest situation in Fenerbahçe Beko:
Our team played its last official game in Turkish Airlines EuroLeague. Fenerbahce Beko could not avoid losing 85-76 to Maccabi Playtika on Wednesday, April 13. Devin Booker scored 14 points and Ahmet Düverioğlu 12 points in our team.
Fenerbahçe Beko lost 70-76 against Galatasaray Nef, which it hosted on Monday, April 11, in its last league match. İsmet Akpınar scored 17 points and Jan Vesely scored 13 points in our team, which had 21 victories at the end of 27 matches and maintained its leadership.
The latest situation at Tofaş:
The cast of Tofaş, which is coached by Ahmet Çakı and includes our former players Berk Uğurlu and Tyler Ennis, is as follows:
Guards: Berk Uğurlu, Tyler Ennis, Bora Satır, Kasey Shepherd, Pako Cruz, Batin Tuna, Kıvanç Çöl, Yigit Arslan
Forwards: Elgin Cook, Berke Büyüktuncel, Tomislav Zubcic, Eigirdas Zukauskas, Emre Tanışan
Pivots: Ali Taşkın, Muhsin Yaşar, Jeremy Simons
Tofaş won 15 wins in 27 games played in the ING Basketball Super League this season and is entering the week in the eighth place. Our opponent lost 79-78 against Pınar Karşıyaka in the last league match on Saturday, April 9th. Pako Cruz and Jeremy Simmons each scored 18 points for Tofaş.
Bursa representative represented our country in the Fiba Champions League this season. Having managed to reach the quarter-finals, Tofaş lost to Spanish representative Iberostar Tenerife by one point in both matches (78-77 and 73-74), and was eliminated in this round.
Team Statistics (Tofaş – Fenerbahçe Beko):
Total number: 85.56 – 83.59
2 points: 53.65% – 58.46%
3 numbers: 38.69% – 38.16%
Free throws: 77.92% – 78.87%
Rebound: 30.44 – 31.30
Assist: 21.22 – 21.30
Steals: 8.78 – 6.48
turnovers: 11.52 – 12.93
Block: 2.00 – 1.93
Statistics Leaders (Tofaş – Fenerbahçe Beko):
Number: Pako Cruz 12.86 – Nando De Colo 15.44
Rebound: Eigirdas Zukauskas 6.00 – Jan Vesely 6.91
Assist: Berk Uğurlu 4.75 – Pierria Henry 6.65
Stealing: Kasey Shepherd 1.43 – Jan Vesely 1.64
Block: Jeremy Simmons 0.46 – Jan Vesely 0.82
Fenerbahçe Beko won the first half of the league, 82-72, in the match played at Ülker Sports and Event Hall on Sunday, December 19th. Jan Vesely scored 15 points and Pierria Henry 14 points for our team. Pako Cruz scored 14 points and Berk Uğurlu and Elgin Cook each scored 12 points for Tofaş.
The two teams also met in the quarter-finals of the Turkish Cup. Fenerbahce Beko beat their opponent 88-93 after an extra time in the fight played in Bursa on Tuesday, February 15th. Fenerbahce Beko, who won the match by making an important comeback, scored 27 points and Dyshawn Pierre scored 15 points. Elgin Cook scored 20 points, Tomislav Zubcic and Kasey Shepherd each scored 18 points for Tofaş.