SEABL MEN The Mt. Gambier Pioneers were officially crowned South Conference champions as they defeated second placed N/W Tasmania Thunder, 79-87. Despite scoring 20 points off turnovers and getting within 4 in the final term, a 14-23 third quarter proved the Thunder’s undoing. Damian Johnson (21 points, 14 rebounds, 7 blocks) was a beast at both ends for Mt. Gambier while Erik Burdon top-scored with 24.