29 Mar 2018: Lions 107-56 Force

BBL Championship

London Lions 107-56 Leeds Force (24-15, 49-26, 84-44)

London Lions began a run of three home games in four days with a comfortable victory over Leeds Force.

The Lions join DBL Sharks Sheffield in fourth place with a 15-9 record ahead of two games against the top two this weekend.

Leading scorers – Thompson 19, James 17, Peel 14 (Lions) – Sinani 14, Kamarunas/Brownell 12 (Force)

Turning point – The Lions made a strong start and continued to grow their advantage, racking up 35 points in the third in a dominant spell to power past their opponents.

Key stat – London dominated inside with 63% shooting whilst holding the visitors to 37% overall from the field in a strong display.

Game hero(es) – Jonathon Thompson led a balanced attack with 19 points and 5 assists with five other players in double figures including teenager Jonathan James.

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