Date Fri/Sat, January 6/7
Time 6:15 p.m.
Location Saskatoon, SK
Venue ....Ron & Jane Graham Centre Court at the PAC
Series ('73) UBC Leads 71-38
Current Streak SSK W 4
Last Meeting Mar. 5, 2016
UBC 68 @ SSK 75
- Saturday the Huskies will once again participate in their annual Shoot for the Cure Night. Fans are encouarged to donate to the initiative at the game.
- It is the 10th straight year that U Sports women's basketball has supported fundraising for Canadian Breast Cancer Research, surpassing a total of over $1 million raised to date.
- The Huskies have won four straight games against UBC.
- UBC is the second straight Top 10 opponent for Saskatchewan.
- The Huskies upset the then ranked No. 2 Regina Cougars in their final game before the December break.
By The Numbers
3 - A young Huskie squad hit the December break winning 3 of its last 4 games.
13.8 - Saskatchewan leads the Canada West in ball security, comitting just 13.8 turnovers per game.
22.1 - The Huskies like to shoot from 3PT range, leading the conference with 22.1 attempts per game.
70 - Saskatchewan outscored UBC by a combined 70 points in their 4 wins last season.
Scouting The T-Birds
- UBC's roster features the Canada West's leading scorer Maddison Penn. The sophomore is averaging 22.6 points per game to go along with six rebounds.
- The T-Birds have cruised through their conference schedule thus far. UBC has won by double-digits in all but one game.
- UBC leads the Canada West in scoring, averaging 77.1 points per game. The T-Birds also have the second best advantage on the glass at + 8.8.