Michael Lieffers wishes Serbia had not made good on their second chance. The Huskies men's basketball forward represented Canada at the World University Games in Shenzhen, China this summer. Canada won silver after losing 68-55 to Serbia in the final ”” a team they had beaten in round robin play earlier in the tournament.
University of Saskatchewan Huskies point guard Jamelle Barrett was the highest scoring varsity basketball player in Canada last year. But he has football on his mind.
Four University of Saskatchewan Huskies are hanging up their green and white colours for the summer to sport red and white for Canada.
The Huskies' successful season continued with the Canadian Interuniversity Sport women's basketball awards night March 17. The team won three of the six individual awards and had one member named to the all-Canadian team.
Video of the U of S Huskies men's basketball team warming up before the championship game against the Carleton Ravens.
The Green and White are now one step closer to accomplishing a repeat national championship after knocking off the Dalhousie Tigers on Friday 91-79 at the CIS Final Eight in Halifax.
It was a frenzied weekend of basketball for the Huskies men's and women's basketball teams ”” and neither disappointed.
It was a bloody two-day battle but the Huskies women's basketball team emerged victorious over the University of Calgary Dinos in their opening playoff series.
Throughout the history of sports, dynasties have come and gone. From Gretzky's Oilers to Jordan's Bulls, a dynasty is a team that can win, and win lots.
Wrestling, basketball and volleyball updates for Feb. 11-12.