28 Apr 2017: Sharks 71-73 Wolves

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All to play for after Sharks respond to early pace set by Wolves

BBL Play-Offs, Quarter-Finals, First Leg
DBL Sharks Sheffield 71 (14,29,50) (Rembert 20, Tuck 15, Guercy/Gachette 11)
Worcester Wolves 73 (22,43,58) (Huffor 25, Setty 15, Walker 7)

Worcester Wolves will take a slender advantage back home after recording a 71-73 victory on the road at DBL Sharks Sheffield.

The Sharks battled back from 17 points down to tie the game in the final minute, but a pair of free throws from Danny Huffor proved the difference.

Huffor ended up with a game-high 25 points in the win with Trevor Setty the only other player in double figures for the Wolves with 15 points.

An 8-2 close gave the Wolves an eight-point lead after 10 minutes and they pushed further clear in the second to open up a 14-point advantage at half-time.

Sheffield began to eat away at the deficit in the third with a 21-15 quarter and tied the game at 61 on a three from Rashawn Rembert.

The game would be level again at 71 with 90 seconds remaining before Huffor sealed the win for the visitors to take a two-point lead back to the University of Worcester Arena.

Rembert had a team-high 20 points for the Sharks with Mike Tuck adding 15 points in the defeat.

Posted in DBL Sharks Sheffield, Fading Feature, Match Reports, Worcester Wolves