Scavolini Pesaro defeated Krasnye Krylia 92-86 in the final game of EuroChallenge Group C.
The result left both sides with 5-1 records, but the margin of victory wasn't enough to lift the Italians into first place.
Krasnye Krylia won the first meeting between the sides on December 8, 70-58.
Scavolini trailed 49-45 at half-time but outscored the visitors 28-18 in the third quarter and stayed on top the rest of the way.
Michael Hicks Taylor poured in 20 points and Branko Cvetkovic scored 17 for the winners.
Krasnye Krylia's Luis Flores had a game-high 24 points in defeat.