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Anadolu Efes survived Besiktas in late thriller

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Anadolu Efes came back from a 19-point deficit, but Anadolu Efes stepped up and claimed a big win on the road (92-95).

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The visitors were up by 19 late in the third quarter (51-70), but the hosts went on a 41-23 run to make it an one-possession game (92-93).

Shane Larkin, though, sealed the deal for the winners from the free throw line, as Phil Pressey missed the three-pointer to tie the game at the buzzer.

Larkin had a game-high 28 points for the winners, while Brock Motum added 14 and seven rebounds.

Joe Alexander and Ivan Buva were the best players of the losing squad, with 15 points apiece.

Anadolu Efes improved to 19-3 and remained on top of the standings, whereas Besiktas dropped to 11-11.

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