October 17, 2012, Saskatoon, SK – Helping to prep for the tough Canada West men’s basketball season, the University of Saskatchewan Huskies will host the Graham Shootout beginning Thursday.

Joining the Huskies at the tournament is Canada West foes the University of Regina Cougars, the Ontario University Athletics’ Lakehead University Thunderwolves and Quebec’s Concordia University Stingers. All games will be played at the PAC.

The Huskies enter the tournament undefeated at 4-0 after wins over the Lakeland College Rustlers, SAIT Trojans, University of Windsor Lancers and University of Calgary Dinos in preseason competition. Saskatchewan won the inaugural Calgary Cup last weekend.

Saskatchewan has won four of the last five tournament titles including 2011.

Full information on the tournament can be found at

Full Graham Construction Shootout Schedule:

Thursday, October 18

5:30 p.m. – Concordia vs Lakehead

7:30 p.m. – Regina at Saskatchewan

Friday, October 19

5:30 p.m. – Lakehead vs Regina

7:30 p.m. – Concordia at Saskatchewan

Saturday, October 22

5:30 p.m. – Regina vs Concordia

7:30 p.m. – Lakehead at Saskatchewan


Adults $12

Youth (elementary of high school) $6

Under 5 – Free

UofS Students – Free with valid student id