RESULT: Team Durham Wildcats 50 Hull Wasps 71

17/10/2009 20:02

HULL Wasps have made it 3 wins from the first 3 league games this season after a terrific 71-50 win at Team Durham Wildcats. Arguably, one of the favourites for the league title this season, Team Durham were out of this contest during a second quarter spell in which the Wasps dominated, restricting Team Durham to just 5 points and going in at the half 27-13 ahead.

MATCH REPORT

HULL Wasps maintained their spot at the top of NBL division four with a 71-50 victory at Team Durham Wildcats.

The win was Hull's third straight away success for new coach Chris McKenna and confirmed Hull's place among the favourites for promotion.

It was sealed thanks to another effective defensive display that limited the hosts to just 13 points in the first half.

Hull poured in 30 fourth-quarter points to seal the win, with forward Jamie Goodwin netting 11 of his 19 in the period.

Guard Kamil Pilarski scored 18 points, forward James Rayner added 10 and point guard John Kelsey hit nine.