Score: Cape Breton University 64 McMaster 73
Records: CBU 0-1, McMaster 1-0
Location: Sullivan Fieldhouse, Sydney, NS
Sydney, NS – The Cape Breton University CAPERS dropped the opening game of their Ontario preseason exhibition trip to the McMaster Marauders 78-64 on Friday night. Paul Watson (Mississauga, ON) led the CAPERS with 15 points and 6 rebounds. Connor Gilmore led McMaster with 19 points and 9 rebounds.
Turning Point: McMaster outscored the CAPERS 19-11 in the 3rdquarter in what was a tight game. They were able to ride that lead to the win.
* McMasters's Gilmore led all scorers with 19 points
* Gilmore also led the game in rebounds with 9
* 3 Marauders led the game with 3 assists each
News and Notes
- The CAPERS used 10 players in the game
- Rookie Jason Callaghan had 8 points and 4 rebounds in just 18 minutes