Galatasaray upset Partizan NIS in Euroleague

Friday, February 21, 2014

Turkish club earns third win in seven games in Group F.

Turkish club earns third win in seven games in Group F.

ANKARA - Turkish basketball club Galatasaray Liv Hospital on Thursday defeated Serbia`s Partizan NIS 78-70 in Belgrade at the Turkish Airlines Euroleague Tournament.

It is their third victory and earns them the fourth spot before Friday`s three-game schedule. Partizan NIS remain at the bottom of the eight-team group with one win.

Although Partizan NIS took the first quarter 26-22, Galatasaray were in control throughout much of the game, leading 43-37 at halftime and 62-53 after the third quarter.

Partizan`s Bogdan Bogdanovic led the scoring with 23 points, while Henry Domercant of Galatasaray carried the load offensively for the Lions with 18.

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