CBU 63 DAL 97
Sydney, NS - The Cape Breton University CAPERS had a tough night on both sides of the ball, losing to the Dalhousie Tigers by a final score of 97-63. Sven Stammberger (Halifax, NS) had 20 points for the visiting Tigers, and also had 4 rebounds and 4 assists. Indiana Rotondo (Vaughan, ON), matched Stammberger with 20 points of his own, scoring 18 of his 20 points from behind the arc.
Turning point - The Tigers held a 50-35 lead going into the half, but blew the game away in the third, outscoring the CAPERS 33-8 in the frame. Sven Stammberger scored 11 of his 20 points in the third quarter.
- Indiana Rotondo led all CAPERS with 20 points, sinking 6 three-pointers in the losing effort.
- Sven Stammberger also had 20 points and shot an efficient 50% from the field.
- Alex Carson (Lower Sackville, NS) came off the bench for Dalhousie, and put up 15 points, and added 5 rebounds.
News & Notes
The Subway Player of the Game was Sven Stammberger.
The Tigers with the win improve their record to 12-3 on the season.
The CAPERS fall to 2-13 on the year
The CAPERS will look to even the score next weekend, when they meet the Tigers on Dalhousie's home court next Friday the 9th, at 8pm.
The CAPERS next home game will be Friday the 23rd, when they end the regular season against Acadia. Game starts at 8pm.