Nipissing Lakers Add Algoma Transfer Nick Gehlen

NORTH BAY, Ont. -- The Nipissing Lakers men's basketball team has received a big boost when it comes to the team's offensive potential for the 2020-21 season. Head Coach Thomas Cory and the Lakers are proud and excited to announce the addition of small forward Nick Gehlen, a transfer who is making his way to…

U Sports Women’s Basketball All-Stars From the First Half of the 2019-20 Season

SARNIA, Ontario — Christmas is under a week away, which means the New Year and the second half of the 2019-20 season is just around the corner. That said, there is still some time to reflect on the fall semester and the level of excitement that it provided across the country. From coast to coast,…

U Sports Men’s Basketball All-Stars From the First Half of the 2019-20 Season

SARNIA, Ontario — Christmas is under a week away, which means the New Year and the second half of the 2019-20 season is just around the corner. That said, there is still some time to reflect on the fall semester and the level of excitement that it provided across the country. From coast to coast,…

U Sports Men’s Basketball Starting Five: November 11 – 17, 2019

SARNIA, Ont. -- There are a ton of talented players from coast-to-coast who simply don’t get the attention they deserve. Breakout performances often go unnoticed with the exception of regional coverage. Triple-doubles go without mention, as do 60-point scoring efforts or games that see players pull down more than 20 rebounds in a night. As Canadians,…

Thomas Cory Adds Two Familiar Faces to Nipissing Roster for 2019-20 Season

NORTH BAY, Ont. -- The off-season leading up to the 2019-20 season has been an eventful one for the Nipissing Lakers. Former head coach Chris Cheng accepted the vacant position with the Windsor Lancers to become their newest head coach after Chris Oliver stepped down at year's end. The move ended Cheng's tenure with the Lakers, one…

U Sports Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 12-18, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- It was a statement week across the U Sports landscape. From coast to coast, teams and players alike made some impressive statements as they look to build momentum ahead of the Christmas break, which is just around the corner. Some of the top contenders faced some tough challenges, and some even took…

Experienced Roster Will Look to Lead the Laurentian Voyageurs Back to the Post-Season in 2018-19

SUDBURY, Ontario -- Experience wins games in college basketball, and the Laurentian Voyageurs women's basketball team is hoping that is the case in 2018-19. The Voyageurs are coming off a 2017-18 season in which they won just five games against OUA opponents, two of which came over a four-day stretch against the Nipissing Lakers. Laurentian had four losing…