Artland Dragons ended the EuroChallenge dreams of WBC Raiffeisen Wels with a 79-68 win in Germany.
Winners of three straight in the competition before the contest, WBC needed one more victory to finish second in Group G but were instead pipped to the runners-up spot by Antwerp, who defeated Tartu Rock in Estonia earlier on Tuesday night.
WBC Raiffeisen Wels made sure there will be a thrilling final week in Group G of the EuroChallenge with a 68-64 triumph at Antwerp Giants.
Jason Conley had 12 points and 15 rebounds for the Austrian team, which improved to 3-2 and moved into second place behind Artland Dragons (4-1).
WBC Raiffeisen Wels came through in overtime to beat Tartu Rock 64-60 in a battle of Group G strugglers in the EuroChallenge.
Having once led the game by double figures, Tartu were up by four, 56-52, with 2:16 to go.
WBC Raiffeisen Wels avoided an 0-3 start in the EuroChallenge by scraping a 74-73 triumph on Tuesday at home to Artland Dragons in Group G.
Chad Prewitt hit a three-pointer with 3:54 remaining to give the German club a 68-67 lead but Matthew Nelson answered with a lay-up to put the Austrian outfit back on top for good.
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