LIMERICK Celtics' hopes of an All-Ireland final spot were ended on Saturday night in Cork. The last four tie, played in the famous Neptune Stadium in Cork, was a comfortable win for reigning Cup champions, Tradehouse Central Ballincollig.
The league leaders ran out 112-70 point winners over Limerick Celtics thanks to a whopping 39-point display from Andre Nation.
The Cork side will now meet Bad Bobs Tolka Rovers in the Hula Hoops Presidents National Cup Final after the latter defeated IT Carlow Basketball, 77-86, in a highly competitive and tense affair.
Hula Hoops Presidents National Cup Semi Final
IT Carlow Basketball 77
Bad Bobs Tolka Rovers 86
Tradehouse Central Ballincollig 112
Limerick Celtics 70