A strong second half saw BC FMP Belgrade march into the EuroChallenge Quarter-Final Round with a comprehensive 81-55 victory against Belgacom Liege.
Led by 17 points apiece from Nemanja Protic and Miroslav Raduljica, the home side outscored the Belgians 45-22 in the second half to wrap up second spot in Group J.
Artland Dragons set up a potentially mouth-watering winner-takes-all tie next week against KK Zagreb after securing an important and hard -fought 100-92 road win at Belgacom Liege in Group J.
The game still hung in the balance heading into the final quarter with the scpre tied at 74-74 but Artland finished strongly to secure victory and grab an opportunity to book their place in the Quarter-Finals with success in the last game.
Josh Duncan led five players scoring in double figures as Belgacom Liege overpowered KK Zagreb 94-79 to finally record their first win in the EuroChallenge Last 16.
Liege entered the game on the back of three straight defeats, but won this Group J clash thanks to outstanding shooting from the field, as they sank 26 of 42 (61.9%) of their shots from two-point range.
In Liege, both teams kept their respective records intact as BC FMP gleefully preserved their unbeaten record with an 77-72 success at winless Belgacom Liege who remain rock bottom of Group J with three straight defeats.
That is despite a sparkling effort from behind the arc by the home team who made 10 of 16 but couldn't get anywhere near as much joy in the paint.