Thursday saw three teams sweeping their respective opponents 2-0 in the quarter-final play-offs to punch their ticket to the EuroChallenge Final Four.
Szolnoki Olaj clinch an 80-73 home win against Tartu Rock to tie their play-off series and force a decisive game three.
Szolnoki Olaj forced a deciding Game Three in their EuroChallenge quarter-final against Tartu Rock as they held on for an 80-73 victory on home turf.
Will the composition of the EuroChallenge Final Four be decided, at least partially, on Thursday or will the four teams that lost Game 1 bounce back and prolong their play-off series?
There is no time to celebrate, no time to lament the loss, there is indeed hardly any time for the eight EuroChallenge quarter-finalists to get some rest, as Game 2 is upon them on Thursday.
Two American wingers who did not see their huge efforts rewarded with a win for their team on Tuesday are the top statistical performers of Game 1 in the EuroChallenge quarter-final play-offs.
Tartu Rock were almost made to pay for blowing a big lead against Szolnoki Olaj in Game 1 of the best-of-three EuroChallenge play-off series.
Tartu Rock held off a fourth-quarter rally from Szolnoki Olaj to win the first leg of their EuroChallenge quarter-final 87-83.
All four EuroChallenge quarter-final play-off series tip off on Tuesday and there is hardly margin to fail in Game 1 for any team that aspires to reach the Final Four.
Tartu University Rock, Szolnoki Olaj and Triumph Lyubertsy will go into Game 1 of the EuroChallenge play-off quarter-finals with renewed confidence after receiving injections of morale at the weekend.
EuroChallenge quarter-finalists Szolnoki Olaj joined action in the Hungarian first division for the first time this season on Wednesday and made sure to leave a lasting impression on their debut.
Royal Hali Gaziantep were the only team to maintain the positive momentum among the four EuroChallenge quarter-finalists who were involved in national or regional league action at the weekend.
The EuroChallenge Last 16 concluded on Tuesday and we delve into the stat sheets to discover the figures behind the teams that punched their tickets to the quarter-final play-offs.
Krasnye Krylia, Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia and Szolnoki Olaj emerged victorious on the final day of action in the EuroChallenge Last 16 and snapped up the last three tickets to the quarter-final play-offs.
Krasnye Krylia Samara, Szolnoki Olaj and Grissin Bon Reggio Emilia have locked up the three quarter-final spots which were still up for grabs on the final night of the EuroChallenge Last 16.