Women's Basketball Opens Home Slate Against Winnipeg

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Game Information

Date Fri/Sat, November 11/12
Time 6:15 p.m.
Location Saskatoon, SK
Venue Physical Activity Complex
Series SSK Leads 15-11
  Home 11-5
  Current Streak SSK W 7
  Last Meeting Jan. 30, 2016
          SSK 66 @ WPG 48

5 Things

  1. The Huskies open their home schedule this weekend.
  2. The Huskies fell out of the U Sports Top 10 after a split in Abbortsford against the Fraser Valley Cascades last weekend.
  3. The Huskies lineup is full of new faces, with Sabine Dukate the lone starter returning from last year's national champion squad.
  4. The Huskies will try to stop a former teammate this weekend. Leading the Wesmen in scoring and rebounding is former Huskie Antoinette Miller.
  5. All members of the Canadian Armed Forces will receive complimentary entry for Friday's games with their Armed Forces ID.

By The Numbers

7 - Saskatchewan has taken 7 straight meetings with Winnipeg. 

18 - The Huskies are averaging 18 made free throws per game, the second most in the conference. 

22 - Third-year guard Sascha Lichtenwald scored 22 points in 28 minutes off the bench on Friday night to lead the team to an opening night win. 

35 - The Huskies have dominated at the PAC in recent years. Over the past three season the squad has posted a 35-1 record at home. 

Scouting The Wesmen

  • Winnipeg knocked off the UNBC Timberwolves 58-52 and 66-51 at home on the opening weekend of the season to start the campaign at 2-0.
  • Former Huskie Antoinette Miller leads the Wesmen in scoring with 15 points per game and rebounding with 8.5 per contest.
  • Winnipeg leads the conference in 3PT FG made per game with 7.