Isaiah Solomon made his CIS debut Saturday as wild birds faced NCAA Div. 1 Eastern Arizona (Bob Frid, UBC athletics)
VANCOUVER — when it’s overstating the reality to call Saturday night’s game between your UBC Thunderbirds in addition to Eastern Washington Eagles at conflict Memorial Gymnasium an ancient night from a UBC point of view, then at very least it absolutely was one of the main debuts of a roster that ‘Birds have made in 13 seasons under head advisor Kevin Hanson.
Give consideration to that just two users — Tommy Nixon and Doug Plumb — stays from roster on the 2010-11 UBC staff. There’s been that much changes.
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Therefore, the peaks and valleys, the good and the worst, that Hanson noticed Saturday in a 77-73 loss to its NCAA Div. 1 customers from Big air meeting, had been barely one particular revelatory a portion of the evening.
“I dislike losing and I dislike the cliche to come across countless positives inside, but there had been,” Hanson demonstrated after the guy expended their 200 readily available member minutes on a 10-man lineup (minus hurt newbie shield Jordan Jensen-Whyte). “I advised the people tonight that individuals are planning to beginning five guys, but it was going to end up being about just who closes video games. Who’re likely to be the wisest men on the stretch?”
Without a doubt it had been disclosing, a mentoring employees coping with most latest members in latest roles compared to any opener in over ten years, once the last buzzer sounded, you might most plainly see both current while the future of a course trying go back to the CIS last 8 event after finally season’s near-miss. Continue reading New-look basketball ‘wild birds fall convention opener to Eastern rinse but reveal numerous promise