MBB: Furious comeback comes just short

MBB: Furious comeback comes just short

CBU  87  STFX 93

 

Sydney, NS – The CAPERS attempted a massive 2nd-half comeback that fell just short in a 93-87 loss to the X-Men. The CAPERS were led by Osman Omar with 31 points, 4 rebounds and 1 assist and Paul Watson with 16 points and 5 rebounds. The X-men used a strong 1sthalf to build an insurmountable lead and were led by Tristen Ross with 23 points and 8 rebounds. 

 

Turning point – The X-Men broke open a close game with a 39-13 run in the second quarter that they were able to hang on to in the second half. 

 

 

Individual Leaders

  • The CAPERS Omar led all players with 31 pts
  • X-Men Daniel Passley had a game-high 12 rebounds
  • ST.FX's Thomas Legallais led everyone with 10 assists
  • ST.FX's Tristan Ross his 6 of 12 3-pointers

 

 

News & Notes

 

The Subway Player of the Game was Daniel Passley

 

The CAPERS move to 0-3 on the season.

 

The X-Men are 2-1 on the season.

 

 

Up Next

 

The CAPERS next host the UNB Reds on November 16that the Sullivan Fieldhouse, tip off at 6 pm. The X-Men will travel to Dalhousie on Wednesday, November 14thto play the Tigers at 6 pm.