Graham Construction Shootout Day 1 Recap

Photo Credit: Josh Schaefer Photography
Photo Credit: Josh Schaefer Photography

Game 1

A strong third quarter helped the University of Windsor Lancers pull away from the University of Regina Cougars and win the opening game of the 17th annual Graham Construction Shootout 94-80 Thursday night in Saskatoon.

The Lancers outscored the Cougars 30-18 in the third quarter to pull away for the victory. With the score tied at 48 with 7:40, Windsor found their shooting stroke to spark a 20-3 run.

Alex Campbell and Isiah Osborne were the top scorers in the game for Windsor. Campbell scored 35 points on 10-of-14 shooting along with a 12-for-16 showing from the free throw line. Campbell, showed effort on both ends of the floor adding seven steals. Osborne notched 29 points on the night.

Jonathan Tull led the way for the Cougars with 23 points. Tull added five rebounds, three on the offensive end, in the game.

Regina will meet the Concordia Stingers Friday night at 5 p.m. Windsor will take on the host Saskatchewan Huskies in the second game at 7 p.m.

Score by Periods 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total

Windsor....................... 17 25 30 22 - 94

Regina........................ 17 23 18 22 - 80

Game 2

In the second game of the night, it was the Concordia Stingers using a balanced attack to pull away from the host Saskatchewan Huskies 80-67.

Five Stingers registered double digit scoring numbers in the win. Jalel Webb and Ken Beaulieu led the way for Concordia with 16 points each. Webb was four-of-eight from three-point range, while Beaulieu was one of three Concordia players to score ten or more coming off the bench.

The Huskies were led by fifth-year guard Evan Ostertag's 23 points on 10-of-13 shooting. Shawn Lathan was one rebound shy of a double-double finishing the night with 20 points and nine rebounds.

The Stingers take on the Regina Cougars on Saturday at 5 p.m., while Saskatchewan will face the Windsor Lancers at 7 p.m.

Score by Periods 1st 2nd 3rd 4th Total

Concordia..................... 18 19 28 15 - 80

Saskatchewan.................. 15 16 16 20 - 67