RESULT: BLUE DEVILS 86 WASPS 73

27/09/2008 21:13

Hull Wasps lost their opening game of the league campaign on Saturday evening, away to Bury Blue Devils, 86-73.

The game was tight throughout with Hull taking a narrow 18-17 lead at the first quarter, followed by 2 more tight quarters 40-37 and 59-55 both to the Blue Devils. The Wasps just fell short of pushing Bury into a nerve racking final quarter to leave Smithills Sports Hall feeling bitterley disappointed.

Brignell top scored with 18 points, followed by Fawcett with 17.