CSKA Moscow edged Nizhny Novgorod

CSKA Moscow remained undefeated in the VTB League (3-0), after beating Nizhny Novgorod at home (84-78).

Will Clyburn led the Muscovites with 19 points and eight rebounds. Othello Hunter had 12 points and six boards and Sergio Rodriguez contributed 11 points and five assists. CSKA played without Nando De Colo and Daniel Hackett.

Anton Astapkovich posted 14 points and five rebounds for Nizhny, with Artem Komolov adding 13. The visitors haven’t claimed a victory so far (0-2).