Georgia saw off a determined Austrian side on Saturday night in Tbilisi to keep pace with red hot Finland in Group C.
The Georgians were led by Zaza Pachulia who totaled 25 points and five rebounds in the victory.
Finland rolled to their fifth consecutive triumph in EuroBasket Division B on Tuesday against Austria to remain one victory clear of Georgia in Group C.
Talented guard Teemu Rannikko had a sensational night, torching Austria for 29 points as the northern European side prevailed 87-63.
Austria blew a close contest wide open in the fourth quarter and beat Iceland 85-64 in Klosterneuburg.
Magnus Gunnarson’s three-pointer with 2:35 to go in the third quarter gave Iceland their last lead at 49-47.
Austria rose from the dead in the fourth quarter to stun hosts Luxembourg in Group B.
Trailing 57-40 after Martin Rajniak's basket for Luxembourg at the end of the third, the Austrians looked destined for defeat but they outscored their hosts 24-5 over the last 10 minutes and won 64-62.
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