Apoel Nicosia suffered a narrow EuroChallenge Group K defeat at home last week against Scavolini Pesaro but they made partial amends on Tuesday night with an 84-78 triumph on the road at Elan Chalon.
|Wykeen Kelly contributed 17 points in the win|
Leading just 39-36 at half-time, Apoel outscored Chalon 25-11 in the third quarter for a 64-47 advantage.
Chalon twice reduced the deficit to four points in the fourth quarter but Apoel held on.
Jerome Tillman finished with 22 points and six rebounds in defeat while Lewis Hopkins and Wykeen Kelly poured in 17 apiece for Apoel.
The Cypriot team had a balanced scoring attack, with Gerben Van Dorpe also pouring in 16 and Milan Dozet contributing 15.
Chalon slumped to their second defeat in Group K.