The Pool C match saw Naveen Minz give SSCB an early advantage with two goals before they lapped up five goals in the second half to pull off a facile win. Jitender scored twice in the second stanza, while Anup Minj, Mangra Bhengra and Ramandeep scored one apiece. Bihar swamped Goa 9-3 in the same group.
In Pool D Manipur hammered Tripura 9-3, while Jammu & Kashmir eased past Rajasthan 5-3.
In other games Steel Plant Sports Board bulldozed Uttarakhand 14-0 in Pool A, while Vidarbha Hockey Association humbled Gujarat 4-2 in Pool B.