TRU men’s hoops squad falls in overtime
The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack men’s basketball team fell in overtime to a team stateside on the weekend.
The WolfPack dropped an 81-76 decision to the NAIA’s Montana State-Northern Lites, with the U.S. school outscoring TRU 13-8 in overtime.
TRU had four players in double figures.
Brett Rouault scored 21 points, Wil Ondrik had 20 points and 10 rebounds, Kevin Pribilsky potted 17 points and DJ Oates added 10 points.
The team is now preparing for its final exhibition game next weekend in Kirkland, Wash., against the NAIA Northwest University Eagles.
TRU opens its 2012-2013 Canada West regular season at home on Friday, Nov. 2, November 2nd against the University of Northern British Columbia Timberwolves. Game time is 8 p.m. at the Tournament Capital Centre.
• The Thompson Rivers University WolfPack women’s basketball team finished with a 1-2 record at their invitational tournament on the weekend.
The TRU hoops women will open their 2012-2013 Canada West regular season at home on Friday, Nov. 2, against the UNBC Timberwolves. Tip-off at the Tournament Capital Centre is 6 p.m.
— TRU sports information