Basketball: Coughlan surge puts Demons in heaven
Published 08/11/2010 | 05:00
UCC Demons won the Leeside bragging rights with victory over Neptune on Friday night in the Mardyke Arena with a 82-78 win.
A tight match was decided when Shane Coughlan's breakaway lay-up built a four-point gap that Neptune could not peg back.
Clayton Longmire netted 32 points as Belfast Star got their first win of the season against UCD Marian (85-75), while UL Eagles saw off Moycullen 85-55 and unbeaten Killester defeated Ulster Elks 84-69.
In the Women's Superleague, Team Montenotte Hotel Cork surged past DCU Mercy 81-64 to stay top.