28 Jul 2009

Tall Blacks beaten again

6:24 am on 28 July 2009

The New Zealand men's basketball team has been beaten 90-68 by Canada in their last match of the Trentino Cup tournament in Italy.

The Tall Blacks were behind by just 4 at half time, but the Canadians blew the game open in the third quarter.

Kirk Penney again top scored for New Zealand with 14 points, while Tom Abercrombie had 12.

The New Zealanders now head to Belgium for 2 matches.