The University of Manitoba Bison men’s basketball team bounced the Brandon University Bobcats from the playoffs Friday.
Bison men’s basketball
Hailing from Toronto, Rashawn Browne of the Bison men’s basketball team is excelling in his first year on the prairies.
The women split their series after an 84-77 loss on Friday and a 90-74 win on Saturday. The men also earned a split, losing 88-85 in overtime on Friday, and winning 85-84 on Saturday.
This weekend the University of Manitoba men’s hockey team were swept on the road against the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns. The Bison basketball teams were in Calgary to play the Mount Royal University Cougars.
The University of Manitoba men’s basketball team earned a sweep of the MacEwan University Griffins over the weekend.
The Bison men’s basketball team split, while the women lost both against the University of Regina Cougars in their home opening series.
There was a plethora of University of Manitoba teams away from the familiar confines of the Wayne Fleming Arena or IGAC this weekend.
Playing professional basketball has always been a dream for former Bison guard AJ Basi.
Bison guard Justus Alleyn is heading to China for the 2017 Summer Universiade that will take place in August.
This past season, the two local products helped lead the herd back to nationals for the first time since 1985.