23 OCT 2016: PHOENIX 102-79 WOLVES

23 Oct 2016: Cheshire Pheonix 102-79 Worcester Wolves

BBL Championship
Cheshire Phoenix 102 (30,55,80) (Fox 21, Mosley 19, Brown 17)
Worcester Wolves 79 (32,49,63) (McWhorter/Kennedy 17, Klassen 13)

Cheshire Phoenix bounced back from yesterday’s loss with a convincing 102-79 victory over Worcester Wolves.

Colin O’Reilly’s side pulled clear in the second half to claim a 23-point success for their second league win.
Josh Fox top scored and tallied 21 points and nine rebounds with Max Mosley and Earl Brown adding 19 points and 17 points respectively.

The visitors led by as many as eight in the first period as both teams got off to a high-scoring start with a total of 62 points.

Cheshire took control with a 10-0 burst in the second and that helped establish a 55-49 advantage going into half-time.

The home side started with a 12-2 run to extend their advantage when play resumed and would head into the final quarter, up 17 points and secured their win in style with a strong fourth.

Deondre McWhorter went 6-of-6 from the field in his 17 points but the Wolves were unable to make it a double-winning weekend as they suffered their fourth league defeat.

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