After three rounds in the Men’s Pool A VIC Metro and NSW Country are the only teams to remain undefeated. NSW Metro and VIC Country share the honours in Pool B with two wins apiece.
In the Women’s Division WA Metro and VIC Metro are atop the ladder of Pool A while QLD South leads Pool B with a 2-0 win-loss record.
Queensland South Men hung on for a one-point victory over Western Australia Metro, 80-79 in Round 3 of pool play on Sunday.
WA Metro had the ascendancy early with a 21-17 lead at the first break, but the Queenslanders levelled the score at the halftime break, 40-40.
QLD South made their break in the third quarter, getting away to a 13-point lead before WA Metro pegged it back to seven points at the final break.
In a thrilling final quarter the Western Australians pegged back the lead and were in front, 79-78 with 13 seconds remaining after Caleb Davis iced two free throws. Jason Ralph nailed a clutch jump shot to steal the lead for QLD South with 10 seconds remaining. WA Metro had two shot attempts in the dying second but could snatch back the advantage.
Click on the links below to view the boxscore from each game.