|Julian Wright had an 18-point, 13-rebound double-double for Krasnye Krylia in victory|
Krasnye Krylia took a big step towards the Last 16 of the EuroChallenge with a comfortable 84-75 win at home over CSM Oradea.
Anton Ponkrashov and Bracey Wright both scored 19 points while Julian Wright collected 18 points and 13 rebounds for Krasnye Krylia, who improved to 3-2 in Group B.
Aaron Miles added eight points, seven assists and five rebounds. Oradea dropped to 2-3 despite 22 points from Titus Nicoara, 16 from Sean Denison and 15 from Vujadin Subotic.
Denison helped Oradea to a 4-2 lead and the last time the guests led was 6-5. Krasnye Krylia went on a 9-2 run to move ahead 14-8. The margin continued to grow to 25-15. The hosts were ahead 27-17 after one quarter.
Oradea got the game to within 27-23 only to see Samara go on a 14-3 surge for a 41-26 advantage. The cushion then grew to 21 points, 58-37 at intermission.
Oradea tried to get back into the game, cutting the gap to 12 in the third quarter, which ended with Samara up 74-58. Nicoara and Denison got the guests down to 82-74 with two minutes left in the game but Bracey Wright hit again to secure the win.