Photo: Twitter/Maccabi Tel-Aviv

Maccabi Tel-Aviv was unstoppable in the first half (32-54) and dominated Hapoel Jerusalem on the road in the classic derby of the Israeli League (78-89).

Scottie Wilbekin led the winners with 18 points (5/7 from beyond the arc), five assists and four rebounds, while Johnny O’Bryant added 13 points and Tarik Black 12.

Josh Owens and J’Covan Brown scored 15 points apiece for the losing squad, as James Feldeine posted 13 points.

Maccabi Tel-Aviv improved to 17-4 and remained on top of the standings, along with Unet Holon, whereas Hapoel Jerusalem dropped to 15-6.