Shark Bites for SIT Zero Fees Southland Sharks v Wellington Saints on Friday 24 March 7:00pm at ILT Stadium Southland.
REGULAR SEASON RECORDS:
Sharks Home: 2017: 1-0, 2016: 6-3, 2015: 9-0
Saints Away: 2017: 0-0, 2016: 6-3, 2015: 8-3
Head to Head 2016: Sharks by 12 OT (INV), Saints by 12 (WEL), Sharks by 3 (WEL), Saints by 4 (PLAYOFFS INV)
Head to Head Overall: Sharks 8, Saints 11
Head to Head in Invercargill: Sharks 6, Saints 5
Average winning margin in Invercargill: 5.9 points
Average Score Head to Head in Invercargill: Saints 83-82
Saints won the first five meetings between the two teams from 2010 to 2012. Since April 2012, the Sharks lead the head to head 8-6.
These two teams have met three times in the NBL Playoffs over the last four seasons with the Sharks recording two Grand Final victories in 2013 and 2015 and the Saints winning last year’s Semi-final at ILT Stadium Southland by 79-75.