11 Feb 2018: Raiders 63-86 Rocks

Rocks bounce back to see off Raiders

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Plymouth Raiders 63-86 Glasgow Rocks (13-16, 25-36, 48-60)

Glasgow Rocks completed a season sweep over Plymouth Raiders as they bounced back from yesterday’s loss in the South-West.

Tony Garbelotto’s side move to 14-8 having beaten the Raiders three times, all in 2018.

Leading scorers – Watson 15, Neighbour 12, Rochford 10 (Raiders) – Achara 22, Fraser 20, Bunyan 17 (Rocks)

Turning point – After an even opening period, the Rocks pulled away in the second to establish a double-digit advantage and there was no way back for Plymouth in the second half.

Key stat – Plymouth struggled to get their outside game going, finishing up 3 of 14 from downtown as they were held to their lowest points total of the season.

Game hero(es) – Kieron Achara and Ali Fraser combined for 42 points in the win, while Earl Brown collected 16 rebounds to go with 13 points for a big double-double.

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