Credit: Aitor Arrizabalaga/Euroleague Basketball via Getty Images
Credit Aitor Arrizabalaga/Euroleague Basketball via Getty Images

AS Monaco (3-2) saved themselves with an incredible end-of-game run in the French LNB Pro A to take down Pau-Lacq-Orthez (4-1) 74-66 (20-17, 21-23, 6-16, 27-10).

2-pointers this season

Points made: 20,6
Accuracy: 49,5%
Place in standings: 4
Record max: 25
Record min: 17
Most made 2FGs: Donta Hall

Monaco led by as many as nine points in the first half, but Pau-Lacq-Orthez retaliated, going on a 12-0 run in the third period to take a 59-47 lead. Monaco only mustered up six points in the third.

Monaco were down 56-66 with 5:05 to go, but Paris Lee kickstarted a spectacular 18-0 run to end the game and win by eight.

Donatas Motiejunas led Monaco in scoring with 15 points (7/12 2PT, 0/3 3PT, 1/2 FT). He also added 3 rebounds.

Mike James did not play for Monaco today.

Monaco: Donatas Motiejunas 15, Rob Gray 12, Alpha Diallo 11, Danilo Andjusic 9, Donta Hall 8.

Pau-Lacq-Orthez: Justin Bibbins 15, Hamady Ndiaye 12, Gregor Hrovat 9, Giovan Oniangue 9.

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