2019-20 CAPERS Men's Basketball News

  • CAPERS Lose Heartbreaker in QF
    February 28, 2020
    (HALIFAX, N.S.) The UNB Reds have advanced to Saturday’s semifinals after topping the Cape Breton Capers in buzzer-beating fashion in the second men’s quarterfinal matchup of the Subway AUS Men’s Basketball Championships Friday night at Scotiabank Centre.
  • CBU Drops Season Finale
    February 21, 2020
    Antigonish, NS – The StFX X-Men closed out AUS regular season play with a 93-78 victory over the Cape Breton Capers Friday night at the Saputo Centre.
  • CBU Completes Weekend Sweep of Acadia
    February 16, 2020
    (Sydney, NS) – In Sunday afternoon basketball action, the Cape Breton Capers hosted the Acadia Axemen at the Sullivan Field House in Sydney.
  • Callaghan and CAPERS get huge win over Acadia
    February 15, 2020
    Sydney, NS) – In Saturday evening basketball action, the Cape Breton Capers hosted the Acadia Axemen at the Sullivan Field House in Sydney. The CAPERS were able to weather a fast Acadia start to defeat the Axemen 94-84 in an important late-season game for both teams. 
  • CBU Falls to Tigers
    February 09, 2020
    Halifax, NS) – In Sunday matinee basketball action, the Dalhousie Tigers hosted the Cape Breton University Capers at the Dalplex.
  • CAPERS Comeback Falls Short
    February 01, 2020
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS comeback came just short as they dropped a heartbreaking 117-116 double OT defeat on Saturday night at the Sullivan Field House.
  • Capers Lose Against #1 Tigers 
    January 31, 2020
    Sydney, NS - Capers went up against the Dalhousie Tigers on Friday evening, only to lose with a score of 83-74. 
  • CAPERS lose to MUN, Split Weekend Series
    January 26, 2020
    MUN split their weekend series against the CBU Capers, 82-69.
  • CAPERS win 1st Game of Weekend Set
    January 25, 2020
    The Cape Breton Capers took the first game of the weekend series, 64-58.
  • CAPERS Dunk on Panthers
    January 18, 2020
    Sydney, NS - The Capers won against the UPEI Panthers with a score of 76 - 66 in a very fast-paced game.
  • CAPERS Drop Second Game In A Row to UNB
    January 12, 2020
    (FREDERICTON, NB) The UNB Reds scored 59 second-half points in a come-from-behind 85-70 win over the Cape Breton Capers, on Sunday.
  • CAPERS Lose Close Affair
    January 11, 2020
    (FREDERICTON, NB) Despite trailing after each of the first three quarters, the UNB Reds used a strong fourth quarter to grind out an 84-75 win over the Cape Breton Capers on Saturday night.
  • CAPERS crush Huskies 82-61
    January 04, 2020
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS came out strong and never looked back in a one-sided affair as CBU defeated the Saint Mary’s Huskies 82-61.
  • CAPERS win Important 4-point Game
    November 23, 2019
    Cape Breton powers their way past Panthers 75-71
  • CAPERS Fall to Panthers 83-70
    November 23, 2019
    After battling back from a 14-point deficit early in the second quarter, the Panthers (2-5) locked down defensively in the second half and held the Capers to 8-of-31 shooting, while outscoring them 46-28.
  • CAPERS win OT Thriller!
    November 16, 2019
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS earned a weekend split with an 86-85 overtime thriller on Saturday afternoon at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • Reds beat CAPERS in lopsided affair
    November 15, 2019
    Sydney, NS – The Reds dominated the CAPERS from start to finish in a 97-56 victory Friday evening at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • CAPERS earn Weekend Split
    November 10, 2019
    The CAPERS were able to use a 9 point lead in the first half and hold off Memorial to ride out the victory.
  • CAPER Comeback Falls Short
    November 09, 2019
    Sydney, NS – The CAPERS dropped their home opener to the Memorial Seahawks with an 80-74 loss on Saturday evening at the Sullivan Fieldhouse.
  • MBB Season Preview: Striking a Balance
    November 04, 2019
    After two seasons languishing in play-off purgatory, the CBU men’s basketball team bounced back last year with a memorable post-season run under their, now permanent head coach, Matt Skinn.
  • CBU beats Acadia in OT
    November 03, 2019
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. – It took an overtime 83-81  win for the Cape Breton Capers to split the weekend in Wolfville and to beat the Acadia Axemen on Sunday afternoon
  • CBU drops season opener to Acadia
    November 02, 2019
    WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The Acadia Axemen took their first regular-season game against the Cape Breton Capers 101-92.
  • Nova Scotia Provincial player Mersereau Commits to CBU
    September 23, 2019
    The Cape Breton University men’s basketball program is pleased to announce the signing of 6’4 guard/forward Sydney, NS native Mitchell Mersereau for the 2020/21 season.