Averill lead his team with 20 points, but dropped a tight match 3-2 in the first leg of the 2nd Round.
Michael Saeta led Chaumont VB 52 to their first win in the Champions League.
Italy won their third consecutive Mediterranean Games Men’s Volleyball Gold medal after downing host-Spain in four sets.
Sebastiano Milan led Italy with 13 points as they are one of four teams at the Mediterranean Games to advance to the semifinals.
Venezuelan Thomas Ereu was thhe MVP of the tournament
Villena is making the move from France back to Spain
The Belgian star will return to France’s LNV
In the premier match of week four, Chaumont VB 52 defeated Ligue A leader Montpellier UC in a five-set thriller.
Serbia picked up its second win of the competition, edging Estonia in five sets and all but ensuring itself the top spot in Pool A with a 2-0 mark, while Russia seized control of Pool C at 2-0 with a sweep of Slovenia.
Finland held on for the five-set win over Estonia to open Pool A play, while Serbia made short work of Poland. A pair of sweeps highlighted Day 1 action in Pool C with wins by Russia and Slovenia.