Annual North vs. South Challenge Brings Top Teams From the ACAC to Edmonton

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Get ready for a potential playoff preview come the end of December in the ACAC. On December 28th and 29th, the NAIT Ooks will host the North vs. South Challenge where teams from both divisions will bring their talents to Edmonton for two days of exhibition basketball. Unlike the regular season where teams…

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…

Three Can’t-Miss Weekend Sets in the Second Half of the ACAC Women’s Basketball Season

SARNIA, Ontario -- The holiday break is upon us in the ACAC, but it's never too early to begin thinking about the second half of the season. With student-athletes now preparing for their final exams as opposed to their next opponents, we decided that now was a perfect time to start planning ahead for what…

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…

University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings Ready to Take Another Step Forwards in 2018-19

CAMROSE, Alberta -- It's not how you start, but how you finish. Down the stretch in 2017-18, the University of Alberta - Augustana Vikings had a shot at being one of the four teams from the North Division to reach the ACAC Women's Basketball Championships. However, down the stretch, four losses over their last five games…

University of Alberta-Augustana Vikings Searching for Consistency in 2018-19

CAMROSE, Alberta -- The 2017-18 season was a roller coaster for the University of Alberta - Augustana Vikings on the men's basketball side of things. The year got under way with an exhibition win over the Briercrest College Clippers back in September, 88-67. Then the calendar switched to October, and the Vikings couldn't find their way back…