After a slow start in Spain, Shane Larkin and Anadolu Efes broke out in the second half and pushed past Real Madrid on Tuesday for their second straight win.
Efes used a dominant third quarter to turn a halftime deficit into a double digit lead and closed things out emphatically in the fourth for a 108-83 victory over Real Madrid at Wizink Center. The victory locked Efes (19-11) into a playoff spot with two games remaining in the regular season.
Shane was one of seven Efes players in double figures on the scoreboard, posting 16 points despite taking just six shots from the field. He got to the free throw line repeatedly in the second half and knocked down all eight of his free throws. Sertac Sanli led Efes with 17 points on 6-of-8 shooting.
Efes finishes their trip to Spain on Thursday when they head to Vitoria-Gasteiz to face TD Baskonia Tip-off is again slated for 1 p.m. ET.