Pınar Karşıyaka Claim Last Ditch Win
Darüşşafaka Doğuş 77 - Pınar Karşıyaka 80 (22-19; 17-26;15-17; 23-18)
In a preseason game Pınar Karşıyaka beat Darüşşafaka Doğuş thanks to Kenny Gabriel’s 3-point as the game ends
In preseason game in Istanbul, Darüşşafaka Doğuş met Pınar Karşıyaka in Ayhan Şahenk Arena. Darüşşafaka Doğuş led at the end of first quarter 22-19. In second quarter Pınar Karşıyaka leveled the game then cruised to lead and returned to locker room by a six points lead of 45-39.
Pınar Karşıyaka opened a 15-point lead in the middle of third quarter. Somehow Darüşşafaka Doğuş scored their first points at 24.00 and closed the gap to 8 by a late 3 pointer by American forward Luke Harangody.
Darüşşafaka Doğuş managed to level the score late in the fourth quarter by a 3-pointer by Reggie Redding. But they turn the ball over and the ball was at Pınar Karşıyaka’s hands. Kenny Gabriel threw behind the arc as the time died and Pınar Karşıyaka won 80-77. Top scorer of the game was Joe Ragland Pınar Karşıyaka with 20 points.