The Southern Hoiho appear to have moved on from their early-season coaching disruptions.
In some ways, the playoff situation remains no clearer for the Otago Nuggets as the pointy end of the season nears.
The Southern Hoiho last night confirmed it had terminated the contract of head coach Charles Nix, who returned to Australia after the first week of the team’s inaugural season.
Hannah Beede poured in 30 points and came up with key baskets down the stretch to keep Ajax’s winning streak alive.
Home comforts should help the Southern Hoiho as they continue their pursuit of a maiden victory in Tauihi Basketball Aotearoa.
The Otago Nuggets romped to a 103-76 win against a tired Manawatu Jets outfit at the Edgar Centre in Dunedin last night.
The Otago Nuggets are hoping they have emerged from a tough stretch and are ready to push for the playoffs.