Russia, Macedonia advance to quarterfinals at EuroBasket
VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) -- Macedonia and Russia advanced to the quarterfinals of the European Championship and moved closer to qualifying for next year's Olympics with contrasting victories on Thursday.
Macedonia needed a layup from American guard Bo McCalebb with two seconds remaining to edge Georgia 65-63.
Russia eased to a 79-60 victory over Finland.
Macedonia and Russia are 3-0 in the second-round Group F and among the top four teams that will advance to the quarterfinals.
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