Perkins scores 11 in Game 1 loss (Basketball)

January 28, 2010
Doron Perkins

Anchorage’s Doron Perkins got his first taste of the Euroleague Top 16 playoffs Thursday and it left a bitter taste in his mouth.

Perkins and Israeli power Maccabi Electra lost 76-72 to Italian champion Montepaschi in Game 1 of Group F play.

The 6-foot-2 guard, of Bartlett High fame, pumped in 11 points on 4-of-10 shooting. He added three rebounds and a team-high four assists.

Perkins averaged 8.5 points per game in Euroleague play, so the postseason is bringing out his best.

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