London Lions Lose Last Regular Season EuroCup Home Game, 84-89, to Turk Telekom Ankara. Sam Dekker’s 25 Points and Miye Oni’s 21-Point and 6-Rebound Performances were Unable to Stop Second Straight Loss.
In a game that saw multiple lead changes, the London Lions succumbed to Turk Telekom Ankara, failing to take advantage of the Turkish side’s poor shooting night from long range.
Continuing his hot streak was Miye Oni, who pocketed 21 points to go with his six rebounds and two assists. The 2-way specialist hit a game-high five 3-pointers (good for 55.6%) en route to his points total.
Forward Sam Dekker had an efficient night of shooting, connecting on 83.3% of his 2-point attempts and 50% from long-range, four of his eight 3-pointers. His excellent shooting night allowed Dekker to pocket 25 points with four rebounds, two assists and one steal.
Tomislav “Zuba” Zubčić was the third-leading scorer in the Lions’ uniforms, having totalled 14 points off the back of hitting three or six 3-point connects, but only two of five makes within the arc. The skilled shooter was also second in assists (on the Lions) with six, grabbed two rebounds and had one steal.
GB star guard Luke Nelson hit 60% of his 3-point attempts (3/5) and was perfect from the charity stripe en route to earning 11 points for the Lions. Jordan Taylor led the team with seven assists to go with his five rebounds, one steal and four points. Human Highlight reel Josh Sharma brought down six rebounds, which he complimented with two assists, one block and five points.
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