Triumph Lyubertsy clinched a valuable road win at ETHA Engomi in Cyprus on Tuesday in EuroChallenge Group F.
Jerry Jefferson and Kyle Landry each had 16 points as Triumph clinched a 72-55 victory.
The Russians improved to 2-0 while ETHA, who won last week in Turkey at Olin Edirne, dropped to 1-1.
Triumph gave themselves a perfect launch pad by pouring in the game's first seven points and outscoring the hosts 21-12 in the first quarter.
They went to the break on top 41-28 and extended that to 57-38 by the end of the third quarter.
Valdemaras Chomicius' side, which also got 15 points from Sergey Karasev, coasted to a decisive triumph in the last period.
Boris Lalovic scored 16 points in defeat.
Triumph out-rebounded the home side, 44-35.
ETHA struggled at the line, making just 14 of 23 free-throws and they were also just 16 of 44 inside the arc compared to 26 of 46 for Triumph.