6 Mar 2010

Heat beat Nuggets in NBL opener

10:48 pm on 6 March 2010

North Harbour has started the National Basketball League with a 99-82 home win over Otago .

The Heat were led by Dillon Boucher, who came up just two assists short of a triple double (12 points, 13 rebounds, 8 assists) while point guard Corey Webster led all scorers with 34 points.

The Nuggets import Antoine Tisby scored 32 points and a game high 19 rebounds.