Rocks were hardy enough to see off Leeds Force by 12 points at the Emirates

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American guard Warren Gills poured in an impressive 34 points to lead Glasgow Rocks to a 77-65 victory over Leeds Force at the Emirates Arena.

Andre Stephens and Amin Mazic added 12 and 10 points respectively, while Kieron Achara had nine points and 13 rebounds.

Achara and Gillis netted from downtown in a 10-2 start for the Rocks, but the visitors tied the game at 13 with a strong response. However, Glasgow scored the next 14 points to gain the upper-hand and the gap would remain the same at half-time.

The lead peaked at 18 points early in the third, but a 7-0 reply from Leeds hinted at a second half comeback. Gillis continued to be a strong scoring threat for the home side and helped the Rocks into a comfortable 15-point cushion ahead of the final period.

Another 7-0 run from Leeds cut the gap to nine points but Glasgow wrapped up the win with Gillis netting his fourth triple to take his tally to a season-high 34.

The Rocks take on the Surrey Scorchers away on Friday night before coming back to the Emirates Arena on Sunday to take on the Sheffield Sharks.