Freshman Vincent Dufort of Smiths Falls, Ont., scored a game-high 14 points and pulled down seven rebounds as the McGill men's basketball team silenced the visiting UQAM Citadins 71-61 before a season-high 383 fans in the second-annual "Pack the House" game at Love Competition Hall, Thursday
Freshman Vincent Dufort scored a career-high 16 points as McGill upset No.8-ranked Concordia 73-67 in a men's university basketball thriller before 462 at Love Competition Hall, Saturday. It marked the first regular-season loss for the Stingers, who fell to 8-1 and snapped their three-game win streak over McGill, dating back to a 67-65 Redmen conquest on Jan. 21, 2011.
Jerome Blake of Montreal scored a game-high 19 points as No.9-ranked Concordia rallied to defeat McGill 69-61 in men's university basketball at the Concordia gym, Saturday.
Ann-Sophie Bettez of Sept-Iles, Que., and Nicolas Langley of Golden, B.C., are the McGill University - Ye Olde Orchard athletes of the week, for the period ending Jan. 15, 2012.
Nicolas Langley of Golden, B.C., scored a season-high 18 points and hit a jumper with 1:57 remaining for the decisive shot as McGill edged the visiting Bishop's Gaiters, 70-67, in Quebec university men's basketball at Love Competition Hall, Thursday. Langley, a 6-foot-6, 220-pound forward, put McGill up 68-67 in a frenetic, back-and-forth, final quarter. The game featured nine lead changes.