Starting Five: Linnaea Harper, Nikki Ylagan Continue Strong Play to Start 2018-19

SARNIA, Ontario -- Through two weeks in the OUA, the usual suspects are on top of the standings, but several teams are right on their heels. Both the Carleton Ravens and McMaster Marauders advanced to the U Sports Final 8 National Championships a season ago, and both teams are atop their respective divisions through the early part…

Starting Five: Rita Sibo, Jade Addai Key Pieces in Weekend Sweeps for Algonquin, UT Mississauga

SARNIA, Ontario -- The women's basketball landscape in the OCAA looks considerably different this season with the graduation of Ceejay Nofuente from the Humber Hawks. In recent years, the Hawks have dominated the OCAA, thanks in large part to Nofuente, who was a three-time CCAA Player of the Year to close out her career. Now, there's a…

Starting Five: Spencer Kerssies Leads Redeemer College to Upset Victory at Home

SARNIA, Ontario -- Upsets make the basketball world go 'round. This past week, fans were treated to an early Game of the Year candidate when the top-ranked Sheridan Bruins were on the road to take on the Redeemer Royals in Ancaster, ON. In front of a rowdy home crowd, the Royals threw everything they had at the…

Lethbridge Pronghorns Add Former ACAC Player of the Year to 2018-19 Roster

LETHBRIDGE, Alberta -- With the 2018-19 Canada West season just around the corner for the Lethbridge Pronghorns, they have added some more talent in time for the new campaign. Canada West play got underway this past weekend, but the Pronghorns were not in action. Now, they have added another talented piece to the puzzle that will…

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…