Sharks, Eagles & Wolves enjoy Friday night home wins

It was a strong night for the home teams on Friday night in the BBL Championship as DBL Sharks Sheffield, Esh Group Eagles Newcastle and Worcester Wolves all picked up wins.

Chris Alexander fired in 31 points to lead Sheffield to a bounce back 88-81 victory over Cheshire Phoenix on BBC Sport.

Newcastle eased to a 104-79 success against Plymouth Raiders behind 25 points from Jaysean Paige, while Worcester dominated the second half to see off Leeds Force 100-72.