Monday, June 2, 2014

Rebels Win 3rd Straight

The Tampa Bay Rebels won their 3rd straight game with a 136-120 victory over the Florida Flight this past Saturday. Holding a 10-point advantage at the beginning of the second quarter, the Rebels outscored the Flight 41-23 in the second period on their way to a 69-41 halftime lead. Tampa Bay knocked down 21 of 22 free-throws down as they improved to 4-1 on the season.

Brandon Davis led the Rebels with 39 points, knocking down 9 three-pointers, and grabbed 5 rebounds, while Jermaine Bell scored 25 points to go along with 14 rebounds, 4 blocks and 4 assists. Joe Katuka picked up another double-double, scoring 19 points and hauling in 11 rebounds, while Bryce Kachinski hit 4 three-pointers on his way to 15 points and grabbed 5 rebounds on the night. Guard James Devlin added 10 points and 4 steals off the bench, and Cory Lemons played a solid all-around game, finishing with 9 points, 9 assists, and 6 rebounds.

The Rebels will return to action at 1pm on Sunday, June 8th, as they host the Palm Beach Knights at the Police Athletic League located at 1924 W. Diana Street in Tampa. To get the latest Tampa Bay Rebels news, please visit www.tampabayrebels.com.