ASVEL rallied from 19 down to stun the champs!| Round 3, Highlights | Turkish Airlines EuroLeague

ASVEL rallied from 19 down to stun the champs!| Round 3, Highlights | Turkish Airlines EuroLeague

Rallying from a 19-point second-half deficit, LDLC ASVEL Villeurbanne stayed unbeaten and tied for first place when it stopped visiting Anadolu Efes Istanbul with a thrilling 75-73 decision on Tuesday behind 16 points from Chris Jones.

Kostas Antetokounmpo’s put-back with 12 seconds remaining decided the outcome. William Howard followed Jones with 13 points for ASVEL. Paul Lacombe added 11 while Dylan Osetkowski and Antetokounmpo had 10 each. Elie Okobo dished 10 assists for ASVEL. Efes got 24 points from Vasilije Micic, 15 from Shane Larkin, and 13 from Rodrigue Beaubois.

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