The Jets earned a crucial victory in the playoff race on Sunday, beating fellow playoff chasers Guildford Heat 80-75 at the Northgate Arena. The victory leaves Cheshire in the eighth and final playoff spot with 9 wins from 25 games, a win behind seventh-placed Guildford and a win ahead of both Prestige Homes MK Lions and Mersey Tigers in ninth and tenth spots respectively.
Adam Brown led all scorers with 30 points for Cheshire, 21 of them coming in the second half as the Jets fought back after trailing by as many as twelve points. His teammate Matt Schneck amassed 17 points and 19 rebounds. For the Heat, Tayo Ogedengbe top scored with 20 points. [read more]
As the race for a place in the BBL Championship play-offs intensifies, there’s a key match-up at Northgate Arena tonight as the Jets host Guildford Heat.
Last week’s victory against Durham Wildcats saw Heat take a firm hold on seventh place in the BBL Championship table having won ten of their 24 games, while Friday’s victory in Sheffield sees the Jets head into the weekend in joint eighth place with an 8-16 record. [read more]
In a thrilling game of basketball at the Northgate Arena on Sunday night, it was the Guildford Heat who came away with the victory as they picked up an 89-92 win over the Cheshire Jets to move themselves up into eleventh position in the BBL Championship table. [read more]