Serbia led from start to finish and dominated Turkey in the opening match of the “Acropolis Tournament” in Athens (87-72).
The Serbians took a double-digit lead early in the game (15-5) and never looked back. They led by 17 at the end of the third quarter (71-54) and cruised to the victory.
Nikola Jokic led the winners with 18 points and 11 rebounds, while Bogdan Bogdanovic added 17.
Furkan Korkmaz scored 16 points for the losing squad, with Ersan Ilyasova and Cedi Osman posting 13 and 12 points, respectively.