Men's basketball undefeated at 11-0

January 25th, 2009

The toughest test of the year and they aced it !! The VIU Men's basketball team faced the 8-1,second place, UBC-O Heat on the road this weekend and returned home victorious. A 68-44 win friday night followed by a 69-56 win. JACOB THOM had a big game Saturday with 17 points and 9 rebounds, but overall the M's had a balanced attack. All the stats listed in the cybersports webcast linked below.
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The women's team had succes managing a split with the Heat. A hard fought defeat Friday night 56-48 followed by a gutsy 65-58 OT win on Saturday. KATIE PEARSON led VIU to the win Saturday contributing 19 points !! Basketball is on the road again this weekend in Abbotsford against CBC. Next home games February 6 and 7 against Kwantlen. Read more in the NDN