On Friday Feb. 10, the Bison men’s basketball team got in the win column with a heart stopping 72-71 victory over the Mount Royal Cougars.
Bison men’s basketball
The Bisons fell 79-68 to the Bobcats on Friday night; Brandon picked up where they left off and defeated the Bisons 92-77 on Saturday night.
Manitoba made it eight after winning 86-85 on Friday and 77-68 on Saturday.
The Bisons opened the weekend with a 108-76 win on Friday night, and completed the weekend sweep with a 115-91 victory on Saturday.
The Bisons won 93-81 on Friday and completed the sweep with an 84-75 win on Saturday.
Now, with five straight wins, Manitoba will look to carry their momentum into the second half of Canada West division play.
Despite interest in a number of other sports as a child, the six-foot-seven freshman is following in his father’s footsteps, and still playing basketball today.
The Bisons swept the series with a 91-60 win on Thursday and won the men’s basketball portion of the Duckworth Challenge on Saturday with a thrilling 79-78 win.
On Saturday, the Bisons men’s basketball team fell to the University of Alberta Golden bears, 72-64.
On Friday, The Bison men’s basketball team fell in a nail-biter to the University of Alberta Golden Bears, 88-85