Andrew Wiggins non-committal for Olympic basketball qualifier

“Cross that bridge when we get to it.”

That was the response given by Minnesota Timberwolves forward Andrew Wiggins earlier this week when asked about his status for Canada’s national basketball team this summer.

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Source: CBC

SFU basketball coach resigns after just one tumultuous season

Simon Fraser University men’s basketball coach Virgil Hill has resigned after a first tumultuous season in which his team won only one conference game.

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Source: Img Source: Province Sports

UBC basketball player recalls last time his school hosted CIS championships

The last time UBC hosted the CIS national men’s basketball championships was 1972.

John Mills remembers it well.

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Vancity Buzz: Host UBC Thunderbirds begin pursuit of CIS National Basketball Championship

For the first time in 44 years, the CIS Men’s National Basketball Championship will be decided in Vancouver this year. The tournament begins on Thursday, with the top-8 basketball teams in the country descending upon the Doug Mitchell Thunderbird Sports Centre.

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Source: Vancity Buzz

CIS Basketball: Tupper’s Smythe returns to Vancouver with Carleton Ravens

UBC Thunderbirds host men’s basketball Final 8 Thursday through Sunday

THUNDERBIRD SPORTS CENTRE — He may be playing in his home town, but former Tupper Tiger big man Cameron Smythe is playing on the road far from his home court in Ottawa where he’s now in his third year with the Carleton Ravens.

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Source: Vancouver Courier