Provincial Champs

February 27th, 2011

The VIU Men's basketball team won the Provincial Championships 96-90 over the University of Northern BC this evening in Abbotsford.
VIU had a great start to the game but the UNBC Timberwolves made it interesting in the second half. STATS


Jacob Thom  Mike Wohlers were named tournament All-Stars!!

Andrew Kaban was MVP

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Andrew produced 29pts, Jacob 24 and Mike 18 to lead the Mariners to victory
VIU now advances to the National Championships in Oshawa, Ontario in about 10 days.
 
VIU has been ranked #1 in Canada for several weeks and will likely enter the nationals seeded #1.
 
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VIU women's basketball lost both games at the provincials placing them 4th.

Brittany Knievel was named a Tournament All-Star.
Photos courtesy of  Vancouver Sports Pictures