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 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…

Starting Five: Mount Saint Vincent, Mount Allison Pick up Impressive Wins

SARNIA, Ontario -- Through two weeks, the 2018-19 season in the ACAA has been fun. Atop the standings you'll find the usual suspects. The Mount Saint Vincent University Mystics are the lone team without a loss to their name, sitting at 5-0 and in first place in the eight-team league. Right behind them are the Mount Allison…

Retooled Mount Saint Vincent Mystics Ready For Another Shot at ACAA Title

HALIFAX, Nova Scotia -- In anything that we do as humans, consistency is a key to success. For the Mount Saint Vincent (MSVU) Mystics' women's basketball program, consistency has been the driving force behind their successes over the past nine seasons. Since 2010, the Mystics have secured one gold medal and four silver medals at the…