Spirou Charleroi on Wednesday in the Turkish Izmir a 90-72 (rest: 34-34) defeat suffered against Pinar Karsiyaka on the fourth match day in the FIBA Europe Cup basketball.
After a defeat in the openingsmatch against the Turks (77-86), the forces of Brian Lynch in Izmir with the buttocks exposed. On the two previous days won Spirou of Istanbul BBSK (62-80) and Donar Groningen (92-64).
Led by Quincy Ford (13 pts, 6 rbds) and Axel Hervelle (17 pts, 5 rbds), Charleroi, with the rest not covered for Karsiyaka. After the third quarter led Charleroi even with 55-59. But the Turks have made it clear the difference in the fourth quarter (35-13). The home team excelled permission inheritance Walker with 23 points.
In the other match of Wednesday in group C took Donar Groningen with 47-85 of Istanbul BBSK.
On the following day (14/11) will receive Charleroi Istanbul BBSK, followed by a uitduel against Groningen will follow on 20 november.
The first two of the eight groups qualify for the second group stage. Charleroi is currently in third place with 6 points. Groningen and Karsiyaka lead with 7 points. Istanbul could not gather points.