BBL 2015-16 Round Up: 05 March

Leicester Riders and Bristol Flyers overcame slow starts to pick up home wins in the BBL Championship, on Saturday.

The Riders were playing in their first game since last week’s BBL Trophy victory and they eventually eased past Surrey Scorchers 91-74 behind 20 points from Jamell Anderson.

Meanwhile, Bristol recorded their seventh league win of the season, inflicting further misery on Sheffield this weekend with a 69-65 victory as Cardell McFarland top scored with 15 points.

Leicester Riders 91 (22,46,71) (Anderson 20, Sullivan 16, Bernardini 13)
Surrey Scorchers 74 (18,38,59) (Ross-Miller 23, Ogedengbe 14, Williams/Schlitzer 11)

Bristol Flyers 69 (10,29,57) (McFarland 15, Streete/Lee 14)
Sheffield Sharks 65 (14,32,54) (Tuck 16, Brooks 14, Robinson 10)

Source: BBL
Image: C.Cox