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Dijon cut mustard with Bullets

FIBA Champions Cup, 

Dijon (FRA) 78 (22,33,56) (Hughes 25, Bernard 14, Hann 10)
Birmingham Bullets 65 (18,36,50) (Jackson 21, Phillips 18, Henlan 15)

Birmingham Bullets slipped to their second defeat in the FIBA Champion's Cup with a 78-65 reverse against Dijon of France on Tuesday night.

The Bullets stayed with their hosts throughout trailing by just a single point at 63-62 with just over four minutes remaining. The hosts had other ideas however led by a game high 25 points from Rick Hughes finished the game with a 15-3 burst to seal the win.

Michael Jackson led the visitors with 21.

Dijon's win has put them level with Bullets with a 3-2 record along with Belgium outfit Mons, who defeated Fribourg of Switzerland 77-55.

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