CEZ Nymburk fell just short of qualifying from Group F of the EuroCup, despite topping Vojvodina Srbijagas 70-68 on Tuesday.
Radoslav Rancik scored a game high 24 points and 12 rebounds as the Czechs won a close encounter at the Sportovni Centrum Nymburk.
CEZ Nymburk were made to battle but in the end pulled away to beat a hitherto perfect Maroussi 76-66 in EuroCup Group F.
Maroussi had carried a 4-0 record into the game but had no answer for Nymburk who improve to 2-3.
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ASK Riga are off to a fast start in the EuroCup, with Tuesday's 77-67 victory over CEZ Nymburk their third success in four EuroCup games.
Radoslav Rancik had his finest game of the EuroCup season for CEZ Nymburk as they won 80-71 for the first time, prevailing at KK Vojvodina Srbijagas.
Rancik finished with 28 points on 12 of 14 shooting (85.7%).
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