Credit: BasketNews/Begum Unal
Credit BasketNews/Begum Unal

FC Bayern Munich (2-1) overcame Giessen 46ers (1-3) 71-64 (17-14, 11-13, 15-21, 13-8, 15-8) in the Basketball Bundesliga overtime thriller.

2-pointers this season

Points made: 14,8
Accuracy: 48,8%
Place in standings: 18
Record max: 22
Record min: 9
Most made 2FGs: Deshaun Thomas

Bayern were down by 4 points in the fourth period with 1 minute to play (52-56). However, Ognjen Jaramaz came clutch in the crunch time, scoring 4 points in a row and rejecting the crucial opponents' shot.

Jaramaz continued his solo performance in the additional 5 minutes and sealed the victory for Bayern.

Ognjen Jaramaz posted 18 points (4/8 2PT, 2/5 3PT, 4/7 FT), 3 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, and 13 PIR

Deshaun Thomas added a strong double-double with 18 points and 14 rebounds (26 PIR).

Brayon Blake accumulated 19 points, 4 rebounds, and 16 PIR for the losing side.

Bayern came out strong from the first seconds. Andrea Trinchieri's squad arranged a 9-0 run but Giessen did not lose hope. They took control of the game in the third quarter.

Bayern: Deshaun Thomas 18 (14 REB), Ognjen Jaramaz 18, Augustine Rubit 12 (6 REB), Corey Walden 6 (5 REB, 3 AST).

Giessen 46ers: Brayon Blake 19 (4 REB), Kilian Binapfl 8, John Bryant 8 (7 REB).

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