Cascades up to No. 7 in CIS men's basketball rankings, women stay at No. 2

Kevon Parchment and the UFV men
Kevon Parchment and the UFV men's basketball team moved up one spot to No. 7 in the CIS national rankings this week.
— image credit: John Morrow file photo

The University of the Fraser Valley men’s basketball team moved up one spot to No. 7 in the CIS national rankings in the aftermath of Saturday’s upset win over UBC.

The Cascades (3-3) beat the then-No. 1 Thunderbirds 89-77, following a narrow 76-71 loss the night before. The latest national poll, released Tuesday, also saw UBC fall to No. 3.

The UFV women’s hoopsters (6-0), coming off a sweep of UBC, stayed put at No. 2 in the rankings.

• The Cascades basketball teams are at home this weekend, hosting the Manitoba Bisons (Friday, women 6 p.m., men 8 p.m.) and the Winnipeg Wesmen (Saturday, women 5 p.m., men 7 p.m.).

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Rock Talk: It’s a great time to be a curling fan in Abbotsford
Cascades hoopsters stay hot, sweep UNBC on road
Campaign trail tarred with ‘gay serum’ rumour
Mariners roll over Griffons on gridiron
Greig continues to hold hot hand for Langara Falcons
Hamm named Canadian rugby all-star
Aldergrove soccer wins pair of games
Province provides funding for field
Local volleyballer makes case for getting involved

Community Events, October 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 29 edition online now. Browse the archives.