Basketball teams to compete in exhibition action

The Sea-Hawks basketball teams will be travelling to compete in CIS exhibition competition. The men will be off to Sudbury to compete at Laurentian University while the women will be in Toronto for games against the University of Toronto and Ryerson.


Men's Basketball

The Memorial men's basketball team will be travelling to Sudbury to compete at Laurentian University's pre-season CIS basketball tournament this weekend. The tournament will be the first university exhibition games of the season for Coach Peter Benoite's team.


Caleb Gould The tournament will open for Memorial on Friday night as they play the host Voyageurs at 8 p.m.


On Saturday the Sea-Hawks will play Waterloo at 5 p.m. Former Sea-Hawk Mike Helsby will be in the Waterloo lineup this season, which should make for an interesting game.


On Sunday Memorial will finish the tournament with a noon start against L'Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).



Women's Basketball

The Memorial women's basketball team will play a pair of games against the University of Toronto and a game against Ryerson University in CIS exhibition basketball action this weekend.


On Friday the Sea-Hawks will take on the Varsity Blues at 6 p.m., with a rematch taking place on Sunday at 3 p.m.


Between the two games against U of T the Sea-Hawks will play exhibition game at Ryerson on Saturday at 3 p.m.


This weekend will be the Sea-Hawks second exhibition tournament as they gear up for the 2012-13 AUS regular season.