9 février 2013

Four Redmen reach double figures as McGill swamps Citadins from UQAM

Nathan Joyal, a sophomore from St. Lazare, Que., knocked down 17 points as the McGill men's basketball team cruised to an 83-68 victory over UQAM before 298 at Love Competition Hall, Saturday. [+]

8 février 2013

Martlet cagers rock Rouge et Or in college hoops, prevent Marquis from collecting 500th win

Rookie Mariam Sylla and veteran Anneth Him-Lazarenko tallied 16 points apiece as visiting McGill cruised to a 59-45 victory over Laval in Quebec university women's basketball action at Centre PEPS, Thursday. [+]

8 février 2013

Redmen symphony performs Ode to Joyal in Quebec City

It may not have been as impressive a performance as the final movement in Beethoven's Ninth Symphony but Nathan Joyal came off the bench to orchestrate a key victory with a game-high 17 points, buttressed by a stellar 9-for-9 effort from the free-throw line, to give the visiting McGill Redmen a joyous 68-53 conquest over Laval in men's basketball at the Centre PEPS, Thursday. [+]

8 février 2013

Basketball Rouge et Or: la 500e victoire de Linda Marquis attendra

Ayant rendez-vous avec l’histoire jeudi soir au PEPS, l’entraîneure-chef du Rouge et Or Linda Marquis devra patienter avant de récolter sa 500e victoire en carrière. L’équipe féminine de basketball Rouge et Or s’est inclinée 59-45 contre les Martlets, tandis que la formation masculine n’a pu faire mieux, les Redmen l’emportant 68-53. [+]

7 février 2013

Gaiters and Stingers rivalry set for round three

The Bishop’s Gaiters men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the Concordia Stingers in Mitchell Gymnasium on Friday, February 7 in the annual winter homecoming game. It will also be senior’s night as the women tipoff at 6 p.m. and the men at 8 p.m. The women’s hockey team is on the road this weekend for their third MIWHL tournament of the year. They travel to Fredericton. [+]

6 février 2013

Basketball féminin Rouge et Or: Linda Marquis s'approche d'un plateau important

L’entraîneure-chef du club de basketball féminin du Rouge et Or Linda Marquis est sur le point de franchir une marque personnelle impressionnante. Depuis qu’elle a pris la barre de l’équipe en 1985, la pilote lavalloise a remporté 499 matchs, saison régulière, séries éliminatoires, rencontres hors-concours et parties au championnat canadien incluses. [+]

6 février 2013

Les Citadins ont joint la lutte au cancer du sein

La formation féminine de basketball des Citadins a dédié la soirée de basketball du samedi 2 février dernier à la recherche sur le cancer du sein et a réussi à amasser un montant de 956 $ qui a été remis à la Fondation du cancer du sein du Québec. Fières partenaires du programme Lancez pour la guérison, une initiative du Sport interuniversitaire canadien (SIC), pour une troisième année consécutive, les Citadins sont heureuses d’avoir pu faire leur part dans cette cause qui leur tient à cœur. [+]

5 février 2013

First CIS basketball game was played on Feb. 6, 1904

The 109th anniversary of the first Canadian university basketball game played in Canada will be celebrated on Feb. 6, 2013. McGill defeated Queen's 9-7 in overtime in the first organized intercollegiate hoops contest, played on Feb. 6, 1904, in Kingston, Ont. [+]

4 février 2013

Sylla sensational but Martlets succumb to Stingers in college hoops

Mariam Sylla, a native of Guinea, posted her seventh “double-double” in 11 league games but it was all for naught as No.10-ranked Concordia survived a fourth-quarter scare and bounced back to defeat McGill 71-66 in Quebec university women's basketball action before 750 at Love Competition Hall, Friday. [+]

4 février 2013

Redmen roundballers win thrilla at McGilla, cook Concordia before capacity crowd

Veteran Aleksandar Mitrovic of Belgrade scored a lucky 13 points, including a pair of clutch free-throws with 53 seconds remaining as McGill outlasted No.10-ranked Concordia 63-61 before a rabid “Pack the House” capacity crowd of about 750 at Love Competition Hall, Friday. [+]