BBL 16-17 Recap: Week 8, Sunday

Manchester Giants claimed their first win of the season, while Glasgow Rocks and Esh Group Eagles Newcastle just can’t stop winning at the moment. The Giants outscored their opponents in every quarter en route to a 91-79 success against Surrey Scorchers behind 24 points from Jerelle Okoro. Meanwhile, Deondre Parks poured in 28 points to help lead Newcastle to an impressive 81-88 victory away at London Lions. Glasgow came from behind in their game against Worcester Wolves with Neil Watson netting 21 points in the 82-77 win.

Results
London Lions 81 (19,37,52) (Owumi 28, Hassan 19, Taylor 13)
Esh Group Eagles Newcastle 88 (20,52,63) (Parks 28, Fletcher 22, Defoe 18)

Manchester Giants 91 (26,52,74) (Okoro 24, Toluwase 22, Visockis 15)
Surrey Scorchers 79 (21,43,64) (Rollins 21, Neighbour 19, Taylor 17)

Glasgow Rocks 82 (12,39,63) (Watson 21, Elechi 18, Achara/Bunyan/Murray 9)
Worcester Wolves 77 (18,41,61) (Huffor 26, Setty 23, Klassen 11)

Source: BBL
Image: P.Davies