Chris Rao Returns Home to Serve as Head Coach of Niagara College Women’s Basketball

WELLAND, Ont. -- Born and raised in Welland, Christopher Rao is heading back home. On Thursday, the Niagara College Knights announced that they had found their next women's basketball head coach, and Rao has been the one tabbed to help guide the team as they look to make a jump in the standings this season. Rao will…

Holland Hurricanes Bolster Roster With Addition of St. John’s Guard Kristen Gosse

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI -- Head coach Jared Cheverie and the Holland Hurricanes women’s basketball team have been keeping busy this off-season on the recruiting trail. On Friday, the Hurricanes announced another impact addition to their roster for the 2019-20 season, adding Kristen Gosse, a guard out of St. John’s, Newfoundland to the mix. Gosse will be enrolled in the Sport…

Camosun Chargers Tab Justin Thiessen as New Women’s Basketball Head Coach

VICTORIA, B.C. -- The month of July, 2019 will be one to remember for Justin Thiessen.  Not only will Thiessen assume the role of Head Coach with the Camosun Chargers women's basketball program, he will also be tying the knot with his fiancé on the 20th and setting up residence in Victoria later in the month. …

SAIT Trojans Add Okanagan College Transfer Davide Ciancio to 2019-20 Roster

CALGARY, Alta. -- The three-time defending ACAC Champions have their sights set on a fourth consecutive title in 2019-20. Last season, the SAIT Trojans rolled to their third consecutive ACAC Championship after posting a 20-1 record in the regular season. The Trojans were the only team to score more than 2,000 points in the regular season…

George Brown Huskies Add Three Recruits to 2019-20 Roster on Busy Monday

TORONTO, Ont. -- Monday was a busy basketball day in the city of Toronto. Upwards of two million fans packed the streets of Toronto on #WeTheNorth Day to celebrate the Toronto Raptors and their 2019 NBA Championship. A parade that was estimated to take two and a half hours stretched over the five-hour mark due to…

Sault College Adds Local Star to 2019-20 Roster

SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. -- A local star is staying home. After a disappointing 2018-19 season, the Sault Cougars entered the summer looking to bolster their roster ahead of the new OCAA campaign. On Monday, it was announced that they signed one of the top players from the area was staying home to play collegiate basketball…

Red Deer College Alum Darren Graham Named Next Men’s Basketball Coach

RED DEER, Alta. -- The Red Deer College Kings have their new bench boss. Red Deer College and RDC Athletics are thrilled to announce the appointment of Darren Graham as the head coach of the Kings Basketball program. Graham brings Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) coaching and playing experience to the College, including two seasons in a Kings uniform,…