It’s advantage Surrey Scorchers at the halfway point of the BBL Play-Offs Quarter-Finals.
BBL Play-Offs Quarter-Final, First Leg
Surrey Scorchers 84-82 Glasgow Rocks (23-23, 43-48, 56-64)
Surrey Scorchers will take a two point advantage up to Glasgow, after a thrilling 84-82 first leg victory over the Rocks in the BBL Play-Offs Quarter Finals.
Despite defeat, the Rocks will head home full of confidence having led until the dying moments of the contest.
Leading scorers – Hicks 30, Robinson/Ogedengbe 14 (Scorchers) – Brown 14, Britt/Fraser 12 (Rocks)
Turning point – The home side produced a decisive 11-5 run to close out the contest and claim a slender advantage, in a game in which they trailed for much of the night.
Key stat – Surrey found their way to the free throw line on a regular basis and took full advantage of the opportunity – connecting on 19 of 21 attempts.
Game hero(es) – Tony Hicks poured in a game high 30 points on just 11 field goal attempts. The star guard also added 7 assists, 4 rebounds and a pair of steals.