The Wollongong Hawks maintained their perfect start to the season with an emphatic 84-66 demolition of the Townsville Crocodiles this afternoon at WIN Entertainment Centre.
The Hawks joined Perth at the top of the ladder as the only unbeaten teams, making it three wins from three games.
Leading the charge for Wollongong was the bench brigade of Adris Deleon (15 points, eight rebounds, four assists, two steals), Dave Gruber (14 points, four rebounds, two blocks) and Dan Jackson (five points, three rebounds).
Oscar Forman tallied 10 points and 15 rebounds, Glen Saville had eight points and seven rebounds, while Rhys Martin added 11 points and Larry Davidson had nine points and six rebounds to complete a clinical all-round team performance.
Read more in Monday's Mercury.