Paul Watson Men's Basketball, Athlete of the Week

Paul Watson Men's Basketball, Athlete of the Week


Name: Paul Watson

University: Cape Breton University

Sport: Men's Basketball

Hometown: Mississauga, ON

Year: 3rd

Position: Guard

Program: BACS




3rd-Year Paul Watson has been named the Steel City Sports Bar & Steakhouse Athlete of the Week for the week ending March 3rd. The BACS student led the CAPERS to a quarter-final victory over St.Francis Xavier and into the semi-finals against Saint Mary's. Watson and the CAPERS returned to the AUS playoffs after a two-year absence and defeated the X-Men on Friday evening 89-66. Watson, the AUS Defensive Player of the Year had 19 points, 9 rebounds and 4 assists. The CAPERS season ended at the hands of the top-ranked Saint Mary's Huskies 73-60 on Saturday. Watson had 7 points and 12 rebounds in the loss.