Our attention turned to the Willetton Tigers in the change rooms straight after our 39-point win over the Eagles. On Sunday, assistant coach Scott Rubery reviewed some film of the Tigers’ previous games, and shared it with other coaches and players.
Spectators at Activewest Stadium on Saturday, June 15, for the 121-82 win by the Geraldton Buccaneers over the East Perth Eagles could have been forgiven for thinking coach Dayle Joseph took his men to the Bureau of Meteorology pre-game.
Disruptive and ugly — that’s the type of basketball the East Perth Eagles plan on delivering at Activewest Stadium in Geraldton tomorrow night. Their thinking is this: should they be able to disrupt and make it ugly, they will stay in the contest.
They are the biggest success story of the State Basketball League — and they’re coming to Geraldton with plans of ruffling feathers. The Perry Lakes Hawks, the reigning premiers and six-time titleholders in their 30-year life, will be in the coastal city tomorrow night...