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Swiss feast for Bullets







FIBA Champions Cup, Western Conference, Group A
Birmingham  62 Phillips/Rolston 17, Jackson 12
Fribourg   53 Baniack 19, Jaqier 9
 

Even without the departed Steve Bucknall, Birmingham Bullets maintained their pole position in their Champions Cup group with an impressive 62-52 defeat of Swiss league leaders Fribourg.

Bullets started well and led through the first half, but in the third period good play from Matthew Baniack say Fribourg 44-41 ahead. He fouled out before the end of the third and Birmingham dominated the final quarter. 

Mike Redd and Kyle Rolston gave Bullets the lead with consecutive threes, before Michael Jackson sealed it with six in a row. 

Sullivan Phillips and Rolston led Bullets (3-1) with 17 each, whilst Baniack netted 19 for the Swiss side
 
 


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