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.
A fourth-quarter rally from Cholet Basket fell just short as Szolnoki Olaj claimed a 74-67 victory in their final Group J game of the EuroChallenge.
Szolnoki Olaj have confirmed their spot in the EuroChallenge Quarter-Final Play-Offs on the final night of the Last 16 with a 76-67 win over guests Cholet Basket.
Judgement Day is upon us in the EuroChallenge Last 16, as the three remaining quarter-final berths will meet their rightful owners on Tuesday, the last day of group action in the competition.
The fifth week of action in the Last 16 has cleared up the picture to such an extent that only three tickets to the quarter-final play-offs remain up for grabs going into the final day in this phase, next Tuesday.
Reggio Emilia surged to victory on the back of a big final quarter to defeat the visiting Cholet Basket 82-65.
Reggio Emilia pulled away in the final period to defeat Cholet Basket 82-65 as EuroChallenge Group J qualification goes down to the wire.
The fifth week of action in the EuroChallenge Last 16 presents four teams, that currently stand at 3-1 in their respective groups' standings, with the chance to punch their ticket to the quarter-final play-offs.
Reigning EuroChallenge champions Krasnye Krylia Samara will most likely have to go into the decisive battles of their two remaining encounters in Last 16 Group K without Anton Ponkrashov.
KRKA Novo Mesto rallied from 17 points down in regulation to top Cholet Basket 93-88 in overtime in a key battle in Group J of the EuroChallenge.
The EuroChallenge Last 16 resumes on Tuesday after a short break and any participant who is caught off guard at this crucial point of the season might suffer severe consequences.
Anton Ponkrashov scored 12 of his VTB league career-high 32 points in the final frame on Tuesday to propel Krasnye Krylia to an 83-78 comeback victory at home over Krasny Oktyabr Volgograd.
EuroChallenge Group J rivals Krka Novo Mesto and Szolnoki Olaj claimed vital wins on the road at the weekend to improve their chances of clinching a spot in the play-offs of the ABA Adriatic league.
Three teams have maintained their perfect record intact following the third week of action in the EuroChallenge Last 16 and enjoy the solitude at the top of their respective groups.