Basketball: Eagles’ wings clipped by Nottingham Nova

MIDLANDS Conference leaders Danum Eagles U15 surrended a seven-point lead in the fourth quarter as their unbeaten start to the season ended with a 68-66 defeat to Nottingham Nova.

Three consecutive turnovers gifted Nova a late one point lead but despite two free throws from Nick Richards, Nottingham secured a dramatic victory.

Eagles U18s started their new campaign with a 73-59 win over Rotherham Hawks.

The Doncaster side led all the way through, Chris Richards scoring 16 points, Jordan Pugh 17 and A Vosycius 21.

n Doncaster Area Basketball Association results: Deaf College 66-61 Danum, Doncaster Seahawks 72-62 Doncaster Falcons.