19 May 2011

Hawkes Bay go top of National Basketball League

4:07 pm on 19 May 2011

Hawkes Bay's maintained its unbeaten record, the Hawks returning to the top of the New Zealand National Basketball League competition with an 87-72 win over the Auckland Pirates.

Auckland's in fifth spot with two wins and four losses.

The Wellington Saints can go to the top of the table if they beat Nelson tonight, although the Giants have won their past five encounters.