Mount Saint Vincent University Set to Host the 10th Annual Dyrick McDermott Invitational

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia -- The 2018-19 marks the 10th year that the Mount Saint Vincent University (MSVU) Mystics have hosted the Dyrick McDermott Invitational, and the focus remains the same as always. The event was established in memory and honour of Dyrick McDermott, the former head coach of the Mystics' women's basketball team. Over his tenure…

CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 26 – Dec. 2, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- The Christmas break is just around the corner for teams all across the CCAA, and a well deserved break it will be for everyone. Exams are set to begin for students across the country, and with the exception of a handful of games in the OCAA this week, the courts will be…

CCAA Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 26 – Dec. 2, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- With the exception of a few games this week, the holiday break is in full swing from coast to coast in the CCAA. Last week provided a ton of excitement across the country as teams continued to build momentum ahead of the second semester as they look to make a run at…

Introducing the First Annual CCR Canada Christmas ‘Advent Calendar’

SARNIA, Ontario -- Christmas is just around the corner, so it's time to get into the holiday spirit. An Advent calendar is a calendar that is used to count down the days of Advent in anticipation of Christmas. Many kids have calendars filled with pieces of chocolate in which they get from opening cardboard doors…

CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 19-25, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- Fans saw a little bit of everything over the past seven days across the CCAA women's basketball landscape. Out in the ACAC, Tracy Lewis recorded a triple-double in a 19-point win for the Briercrest College Clippers, on the road no less. Another player recorded a double-double in a home win against her former program to…

CCAA Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 19-25, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- Teams across Canada are looking for one last boost of momentum before the holiday break rolls around to end the first semester. Out in the PacWest BC Conference, the holiday break has already come for the eight teams in the league. Some programs have scheduled exhibition games over the break to stay…

CCAA Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 12-18, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- The stars were out across the CCAA over the last seven days. Last week gave fans a bit of everything. From players flirting with triple-double performances to a plethora of double-doubles across the country, there were several impressive stat lines. A pair of 50-point performances highlighted the week, one coming from the…