Surrey Scorchers 84-98 Plymouth City Patriots (30-25, 40-53, 60-82)
(Scorchers – Ogedengbe 21, Thomas 16, Hamrick 15; Patriots – Williams 28, Hassan 23, Simons 14)
Plymouth City Patriots recovered nicely to comfortably beat Surrey Scorchers 98-84 in an entertaining match-up on Saturday night.
It was Scorchers that received off to the higher begin early on. The residence facet scored 30 factors to steer Patriots 30-25 after a high-scoring opening quarter.
Patriots, nevertheless, responded nicely within the second. An explosive quarter noticed them rating 28 factors and restrict Scorchers to only 10 to take management of the sport and lead their opponents 53-40 on the half time break.
The away facet consolidated their lead within the third. They outscored Scorchers 29-20 within the interval to take a commanding 82-60 lead into the fourth and remaining quarter.
Patriots performed out the sport sensibly within the final to wrap up the 98-84 victory.
Antonio Williams led the scoring for Patriots with a game-high 28 factors as he narrowly missed out on a double-double efficiency with 9 assists. Tayo Ogedengbe completed with a team-high 21 factors for Scorchers.