Collegiate Basketball in Canada Helping Ace Reece Prepare for Professional Basketball in Europe

FREDERICTON, N.B. -- The game of basketball can take you anywhere in the world. In terms of professional basketball, the opportunities are seemingly endless. Most countries have at least one level of professional basketball, while some of the bigger countries have multiple tiers to their professional ranks. There are opportunities aplenty for players from all…

Things are Starting to Look up for the Crandall Chargers in 2018-19

MONCTON, N.B. -- The 2017-18 season was a tough one to say the least for the Crandall Chargers. Crandall went just 1-17 over the course of the season, and they didn't pick up their win until the third-last game of the year against the UNBSJ Seawolves. On February 17th, the Chargers went on the road and came…

New Year, Same Goal for the Crandall Chargers in 2018-19

MONCTON, N.B. -- One win away. Last season, the Crandall Chargers came oh so close to winning the ACAA Championship on the men's side. They finished regular season play with a record of 14-7, and were looking to continue their strong play down the stretch into the post-season. They would have their hands full from the outset…

La Cite Coyotes Hoping to Move Out of the OCAA East Basement in 2018-19

OTTAWA -- Restoring a program doesn't happen overnight. For the La Cite Coyotes, they are hoping to get out of the basement in the OCAA East Division and get into the playoffs after years of disappointment. Last season wasn't a good one for the Coyotes, as they finished with a 2-18 record in league play. They didn't…

George Brown Huskies Looking to Build Off Sixth-Place Post-Season Finish in 2017-18

TORONTO -- In life, we need to learn from our losses and come back stronger the next time around. For the George Brown Huskies, the losses came at the worst possible time in the 2017-18 season. The Huskies finished atop the OCAA East Division at the end of the regular season with a record of 15-2…

George Brown Looking to Turn Regular Season Results Into Post-Season Success

TORONTO -- The regular season and the post-season are two different challenges for teams in any sport across the world. Last season, the George Brown Huskies put together an impressive regular season, but they weren't able to turn that into post-season success. The last time that the Huskies won the OCAA Championship was back in 1975-76.…

Algonquin Thunder Rookies Get First Taste of Collegiate Action With Quebec Tour

QUEBEC CITY, QC -- Practices are one thing, but real game action is a totally different experience. For student-athletes that are making the jump from high school basketball to the collegiate game, it's a different game. The players are better at the collegiate level. It's a much faster game, and it's more physical on both…