Burnley College’s Basketball Academy record win

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BURNLEY College’s Basketball Academy, Burnley Blaze is celebrating after an 85-64 victory over Hull Wasps.

Leading by four points at the end of the first quarter, Burnley upped the tempo in the second quarter led by A-Level student Ben Frimpong who scored 11 points and contributed nine assists.

Assistant coach Tim Redfearn said: “Coach Malcolm Leak and I highlighted this as a pivotal game for our young team because Hull had started the season brightly and looked to be a contender for the title.

We are currently top of the table with a perfect record but we know that we will face some much sterner tests.”