Brindley Wright and Ivan Koljevic combined for 39 points as Ural Great maintained their 100 percent record in EuroCup Group B following a narrow 77-74 victory over Banvit BC.
Vanja Plisnic converted a three-point play with five seconds left to secure the win, while Wright scored 20 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to help Russian outfit Ural move to 2-0 and stay top of the group.
As well as Koljevic's 19 points, both Plisnic (13) and Alexey Zozulin (11) notched double-figure scores.
|Brindley Wright was one of the protagonists in Ural Great's hard-fought victory|
Adeleke's basket opened the second period but Koljevic twice hit three-pointer to pull Ural Great ahead - his second for the ninth lead change of the game for a 29-28 lead.
Banvit responded with Koc and Cankaya each knocking down two long-balls of their own and Yigitcan Tuma hit a buzzer-beating three-pointer to finish off a 19-8 Banvit run to go into the break ahead 47-39.
Mokongo's three to begin the third quarter pushed the lead to 11 points at 50-39, and it was 53-43 after Cankaya's three-pointer.
A jump-shot from Wright started a 15-5 run, which included triples by Zozulin and Koljevic to even the game at 58-58, but Yannier answered with a three-pointer and Banvit led 61-60 going into the fourth.
Andrew Wisniewski's basket opened the fourth to gave Ural Great the lead and Zozulin's jumper made it 68-64 for the Russians before Mokongo's lay-up gave Banvit back the lead 69-68 with three minutes left.
Two Mokongo foul shots made it 73-69 but Koljevic hit a jumper and Wright's free throws evened the game at 73-73.
Adeleke missed a jump shot with 22 seconds left and Plisnic converted a three-point play with five seconds left for a 76-73 lead, while Mokongo and Koljevic swapped foul shots for the final scoreline.