17 Mar 2019: Rocks 92-79 Wolves

Rocks complete double-win weekend.

BBL Championship
Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks 92-79 Worcester Wolves (19-12, 38-45, 70-57)

Radisson RED Glasgow Rocks completed a weekend double with victory over Worcester Wolves to close the gap in the battle for the Play-Offs.

The Rocks backed up Friday’s home win as they improve to 10-11 in ninth with the Wolves now at 3-21.

Leading scorers – Kieron Achara 21, Bo Zeigler 19, Tadas Rinkunas 15 (Rocks) – Robert Crawford 20, Darell Combs 17, Deshawn Freeman 15 (Wolves)

Turning point – The Rocks recovered from a seven-point deficit at half-time with a dominant 32-12 third period as they turned things around to lead by 13 ahead of the fourth and that would be the final winning margin.

Key stat – Glasgow were efficient inside as they shot 62% and were powered to victory with 52 points off the bench compared to 8 for the Wolves.

Game hero(es) – Achara top scored with 21 points off the bench, while there were key contributions from Zeigler – who went 9 of 11 for his 19 points – and Rinkunas who finished with 15, while Ali Fraser had 13 points and nine rebounds.

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