BBL: London Lions ease past Sheffield; Surrey Heat and Glasgow Rocks also triumph

Last Updated: 03/03/13 9:51pm

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Adrien Sturt: Bagged 16 points for London Lions

Adrien Sturt: Bagged 16 points for London Lions

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London Lions inflicted a fourth successive away defeat on One Health Sharks Sheffield and made it three wins on the spin with an 86-78 success on Sunday night.

Debutant Rod Brown was the star of the show for the Lions, producing an MVP performance which consisted of 15 points and nine assists.

Australian Adrien Sturt added 16 points and eight rebounds for the hosts, while BJ Holmes notched 15 points and 10 assists for the Sharks.

Surrey Heat snapped a five-game losing streak courtesy of an 87-78 triumph over Cheshire Pheonix.

Playing without talisman Chez Marks, the visitors had coped well during the opening exchanges, but his absence soon took its toll as the game unfolded.

Chavis Holmes registered 12 assists for Heat whilst Alif Bland and Shawn Myers both had double-doubles for the losing team.

Elsewhere on Sunday, Glasgow Rocks eased to an 88-66 victory over struggling Durham Wildcats.

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