VIU Mariners 107
Langara Falcons 106
What a thriller at Langara on Saturday as the Mariners (15-1) get a bucket with an and one with 15 seconds to go and held on for the single point victory.
As a team the Mariners hit 16-three pointers led by the eight from Landon Radliff who finished with 33 points. Jerod Dorby was solid down low with 13 points and 20 rebounds and Tyus Barfoot added 14 points and 13 rebounds. Just seven of their points came from the bench on Saturday.
The Falcons (8-9) meanwhile shot 56% from the field led by Royce Sargeant’s 40 points highlighted with five-three pointers. Grant Galbraith added 23 while Moeiz Athaya tallied 15. Only five of their points came from the bench.
Camosun Chargers 78
Okanagan College 72
It was another tight game that came down the wire with the Coyotes (5-11) scoring 28 points in the final frame but still fell six points short as the Chargers (7-9) come up with a massive road win.
On the offensive side Calvin Somers came off the bench and knocked down 13 points and had five rebounds. Ismail Abdulahi and Matthew Gray each chipped in with 11 points. As a team the Chargers nailed 10-three pointers.
Speaking of threes, the Coyotes struggled from downtown shooting 20%. Davide Ciancio had three of those three pointers and finished with a game high 18 points.