26 Jun 2009

Waikato take out NBL title

6:51 am on 26 June 2009

The Waikato Pistons have successfully defended their National Basketball League title with a sweep of the Nelson Giants in the finals.

Waikato scored a 94-84 victory in game 2 in Te Awamutu last night after leading through-out.

Justin Bailey lead all scorer's on the night with 32 and in doing so took away the Grand Final Series MVP trophy, which has been named after the late Waikato coach

Murray McMahon who would have been looking down proudly over coach Dean Vickerman and his team.