A 30-point showing from Milutin Aleksic helped Proteas EKA AEL breeze past KK Zagreb 103-80.
The Cypriots raced into a 30-22 lead in the first quarter and kept their guests at arm's length until the a 26-14 final quarter saw them pull away.
Aleksic was in inspired form, shooting 100% (eight of eight) on two-pointers and 78.6% (11 of 14) from the free-throw line, whilst also pulling down seven rebounds.
He was supported by Karim Souchu, who poured in 18 points, and 17 from Duane Woodward, who also contributed nine assists.
Jakov Vladovic's 20 points for Zagreb were in a losing cause.