Maccabi Tel Aviv roll past Bayern Munich

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77-55 the final score

Maccabi FOX Tel Aviv remained undefeated at home this season with a 77-55 beatdown of FC Bayern Munich on Thursday night at Menorah Mivtachim Arena. The Israeli champs improved to 8-4 to ensure at least a share of fourth place in the standings, while Bayern lost its third game in a row and remained winless on the road in dropping to 4-8. Scottie Wilbekin led four Maccabi scorers in double figures with 16 points. Othello Hunter added a season-high 15 points, Yovel Zoosman tallied 13 points and 8 rebounds and Elijah Bryant scored 12. Maccabi used a 9-0 run to start the second quarter to pull away and led 41-26 at halftime and extended that to 23 early in the third quarter. Bayern roared back with 16 unanswered points in the final 5 minutes of the third quarter to get within 6, but Maccabi regrouped and dominated the fourth to improve to 5-0 all-time against Bayern. Petteri Koponen and Vladimir Lucic led the German champs with 10 points each.

Euroleague 2019-2020 - 05 December 2019, 21:00
Maccabi Tel Aviv 77 55 FC Bayern
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