In their first game on the road the Explorers were beat 80-73 in a thrilling contest against Kingston Panthers in Hull.
A poor start left them trailing 24-14 at the end of the first quarter and 31-17 midway through the second as the Panthers put them to the sword.
Nathaniel Akins 29pts and Eddie Davis 28pts lead the Explorers to victory in their opening game of the new NBL Div4 North against Kendal Warriors at the Inspire Centre Calderdale College.
After trading baskets at the start of the game an 11-4 run put the Explorers ahead by 19-12 at the end of the 1st quarter.
With strong defence and fast break plays the Explorers blew the game open in the 2nd quarter with a 20-5 run giving them a 45-23 lead at half time.