Crues ease past Sky Blues at Seaview

Crusaders trounce Ballymena United 5-1 at Seaview to remain nine points behind Cliftonville at the top of the table.

Gary McCutcheon found the net twice against his former club, while Paul Heatley, Chris Morrow and Colin Coates also got their names on the scoresheet.

Alan Teggart grabbed a late consolation for Glenn Ferguson's side.