MBB: CAPERS drop opening game of Ontario preseason trip

MBB: CAPERS drop opening game of Ontario preseason trip

The Basics

 

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.

 

Leaders

 

* 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