Antrim 1-8 Down 1-7
Antrim have a narrow lead at half time against Down 1-8 to 1-7 in the Ulster SHC final.
A late Brian McFall point added to Michael Herron's 17th minute goal sees them in front at the break.
Paddy Richmond had hit three early points for them, but Down came back into it with a 23rd minute penalty from Martin Coutler.
Antrim: DD Quinn; G Cunningham, K Kelly, B Herron; M McCambridge, K McKeegan, J Campbell; C Herron, J Connolly; M Herron, C McGuckian, L Richmond; D Quinn, P Richmond, B McFall.
Down: G Clarke; L Clarke, S Murray, JH Hughes; G Clarke, G Savage, S Wilson; A Savage, G Adair; G McGrattan, G Johnson, B McGourty; M Coulter, J Convery, M Braniff.