Name: Osman Omar
University: Cape Breton University
Sport: Men's Basketball
Hometown: Mississauga, ON
2nd-Year guard Osman Omar has been named the Steel City Sports Bar & Steakhouse Athlete of the Week for the week ending November 24th. Omar was a key contributor in a pair of important victories over the Memorial Seahawks on the weekend. On Saturday night, Omar scored 26 points and 4 assists in 39 minutes of work as the CAPERS beat MUN 81-77. The BACS student was named the Subway Player of the Game. The Ontario native followed that up with 22 points and 5 assists in another close 81-77 victory over the Seahawks to earn the weekend sweep. Omar was again recognized as the Subway Player of the Game for his efforts. He currently leads the AUS in scoring, averaging 21.9 ppg as the league heads into the December break. The CAPERS next game is January 5th as they travel to PEI to play the Panthers at 8 pm.