​Radom defeat PAOK 93-85 in triple-overtime thriller in Basketball Champions League opener 

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With the score level at 65-65 after four quarters, an additional period was needed to separate Group C rivals Radom and PAOK in Poland.

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After the first round of overtime finished 6-6 and the second 8-8, Radom finally secured the win with Damjan Jeszke sinking back-to-back three pointers before Tyrone Brazelton took his tally to 36 to round off the win.

Partizan are 5-0 in the 2016-17 ABA League but needed a lay-up from Stefan Bircevic on the buzzer to overcome MHP RIESEN Ludwigsburg 65-64 in Group E.

The side who sit fourth in the Basketball Bundesliga side had clawed back a 14-point deficit to lead 64-63 in the final minute, but Bircevic stole the win for the Serbians at the last.

Netpunas Klaipeda domestic form may be patchy but the Lithuanian side defeated Muratbey Usak Sportif 67-65 thanks partly to a Larry Drew double-double, while a single point proved the difference as EWE Baskets edged out Ventspils and Openjobmetis Varese beat ASVEL Lyon-Villeurbanne in the other Group C clashes.

Le Mans Sarthe took an early lead in Group B with Ryan Pearson scoring 20 points a 68-49 thumping of Umana Reyer Venezia, with Pinar Karsiyaka in second after a comfortable win over CSM CSU Oradea.

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Avtodor Saratov and Maccabi Rand Media also got off to winning starts, dispatching of Khimik and Kataja Basket respectively, while KK Mornar beat Telenet Oostende 74-72.

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