Archive for the ‘Basketball’ Category

Surrey Scorchers to deliver free junior basketball coaching

Surrey Scorchers Basketball will deliver their first junior roadshow on Saturday 27th February, with over 50 kids expected to take part in free professional coaching. Bohunt School in Liphook, where Scorchers’ GB player Will Neighbour attended as a child, will play host to the free session as Scorchers look to inspire the next generation of […]

Scorchers sign GB Pair

Surrey Scorchers are delighted to welcome two former GB under 20s, Alhaji-Allie Fullah and Jordan Williams, into their BBL roster. 6’8” forward Alhaji-Alllie Fullah spent his rookie season in France with NM2 outfit Calais after graduating from Charleston Southern University in South Carolina in 2014. Fullah kicked off the 2015/16 BBL season at the London […]

Scorchers secure Third BBL Win

Surrey Scorchers completed another 4th quarter comeback on Saturday evening as they overcame a gutsy Plymouth Raiders outfit to take a 91-86 win at Surrey Sports Park. Raiders led for much of the encounter only for Surrey to stage what is becoming a characteristic fight back in the final period, bagging 35 points to edge […]

Report: Overtime Heartbreak for Scorchers

Surrey Scorchers bowed out of the BBL Cup in the most heart-breaking fashion last night as the London Lions clinched an overtime win at Surrey Sports Park. Three dominant quarters for the visitors gave little hope for the 700+ home fans in the arena, until a 30-point haul in the final period sent the tie […]

Surrey Sports Park take ownership of Surrey BBL Franchise

Surrey Sports Park is pleased to announce that the British Basketball League (BBL) has approved a change of ownership for the Surrey BBL franchise. The franchise will now be wholly owned by Surrey Sports Park and will be based full time at the University of Surrey-owned facility. Gavin Baker, Franchise Director, said: “We are delighted […]

Sports Management Worldwide Hosts NFL London Sports Career Conference October 26 at Wembley

LONDON, Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — British and American Sports converge at the NFL London Sports Career Conference on October 26, 2013 at Wembley, in conjunction with the NFL London Game between the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars versus the San Francisco 49ers. SMWW Sports Career Conferences is your opportunity to gain valuable insight into a variety of […]

Surrey United to face Wolves in BBL Debut

Surrey United Basketball will take on the Worcester Wolves at Surrey Sports Park this Saturday (28th, 7pm tip off) as they look to shake up the League in their BBL debut. The brand new Surrey franchise will be aiming to impress the Guildford crowd this weekend as they look to get their first ever BBL […]

Surrey United confirmed as Surrey BBL Franchise

The British Basketball League has announced that it has approved a change of ownership for the Surrey BBL franchise. The franchise will now be known as Surrey United and will continue to play their home games at Surrey Sports Park. The new ownership is a joint venture between Surrey Sports Park and London United Basketball […]