Fenerbahce rallied past Besiktas

Joffrey Lauvergne
Photo: Fenerbahce

Fenerbahce crushed Besiktas on the road (58-79) and remained on top of the standings in the Turkish League.

It was a close game in the first half (32-36, 38-43), but the visitors went on an 0-8 run early in the third quarter and never looked back (38-51).

Fenerbahce led by as many as 21 points (49-70) and cruised to an easy victory, as they outscored Besiktas 26-43 in the second half.

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Four players scored in double figures for the winners, with Joffrey Lauvergne having a team-high 15 points.

Only Ivan Buna scored in double figures for the losing squad, with a game-high 19 points.

Fenerbahce improved to 13-2, whereas Besiktas dropped to 8-7.