The away side were nonetheless content with an away point, especially after young goalkeeper Francesco Bardi made an athletic save in injury-time to keep out Emanuele Calaio's point-blank header.
Thomas Manfredini also hit the crossbar with a looping header late in the game.
Sampdoria defender Lorenzo De Silvestri scored the last of three injury-time goals in a dramatic end to their 2-2 draw against Cagliari in Trieste.
Cagliari looked on course for victory when Albin Ekdal put them ahead midway through the first half.
And even though Manolo Gabbiadini equalised at the death, Daniele Conti gave Cagliari the lead again immediately after before De Silvestri popped up in the third minute of time added on.
Chievo recovered from conceding in the first minute to claim their first league win of the season 2-1 at home to Udinese.
Just 50 seconds had passed when Maicousel pounced on some forgettable home defending to run the ball into an empty net.
Chievo recovered from their early calamity to equalise through Sergio Pellissier after 13 minutes before Luca Rigoni claimed the match-winner just before half-time with a deflected strike.