23 Feb 2018: Flyers 90-100 Scorchers

Surrey Scorchers maintained their fine run of form with victory in Bristol.

BBL Championship
Bristol Flyers 90-100 Surrey Scorchers (26-24, 44-48, 68-75)

Surrey Scorchers grabbed an impressive 100-90 victory on the road in Bristol thanks to a fine offensive display.

The visitors levelled the season series with the Flyers at one game apiece. A potentially crucial outcome as the race for postseason basketball intensifies.

Leading scorers – Boggs 30, Weary 23, Vigor 16 (Flyers); Hicks 31, Ogedengbe 18, Williams 14 (Scorchers)

Turning point – A 10-0 Surrey run to end the third quarter turned the game on its head. From that point on the Flyers were always on the back foot.

Key stat – The visitors found a way to get to the foul line, connecting on 8 more free throws (18) than the hosts attempted (10).

Game hero – Tony Hicks poured in a game-high 31 points for Surrey and added 8 assists and 5 steals in what was a standout performance.

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