Darius Hargrove scored the winning basket with one second left in overtime to give CSU Asesoft Ploiesti a thrilling 97-95 win over BC Donetsk.
CSU were led by Arvydas Cepulis' 29 points, Hargrove's 26 and Catalin Burlacu's 20 as they held off the determined Ukrainian club.
CSU Asesoft Ploiesti put up a brave fight but lost 86-79 at Belgacom Liege in the EuroChallenge on Tuesday evening.
The Belgians, who got 26 points from Michael Green, clinched a spot in the Last 16 of the competition with the victory.
CSU Asesoft Ploiesti held off Enisey Krasnoyark in a tense battle to win their first game in Group E of the EuroChallenge 75-71.
The game had been tied at 66:66 after Catalin Burlacu's lay-up for CSU with 4:05 remaining.
Goran Ikonic and Anthony Tucker fired BC Donetsk to victory over CSI Asesoft Ploiesti in EuroChallenge Group E on Tuesday.
Ikonic scored 23 points and Tucker poured in 19 while also grabbing 10 rebounds in an 86-74 triumph for the Ukrainian team.
CSU ASESOFT PLOIESTI
|Sala Sporturilor Brazi|
Str. Lalelelor no. 8 / Brazi Ploiesti, ROU
Tel: +40 723 65 18 07
Fax: +40 244 25 45 61
Parcul Tineretului No.1 Bucharest, ROU
Tel: +40 (21) 317 40 07
Fax: +40 (21) 317 40 07
Str. Linistei, nr. 28-30 TargovisteTel:
Very close to the gym, in a quiet area.
Mihai Bravu Str. 10, 100550 Ploiesti, ROU
+40 729 88 04 24
+40 (244) 52 45 61
President: Ionut Georgescu
General Manager: Alexandru Iacobescu