October 22, 2013, Saskatchewan (ISN) – 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 Calgary Dinos, the Ontario University Athletics’ University of Toronto Varsity Blues and Quebec’s Bishop’s University Gaiters. All games will be played at the PAC.
The Huskies enter the tournament at 4-1 in preseason after wins over the Lakeland College Rustlers, Medicine Hat College Rattlers, UPEI Panthers and Laval Rouge et Or. Saskatchewan won the Mickey Place Tournament held in Charlottetown, PEI last weekend.
Saskatchewan has won five of the last six Graham Shootout tournament titles including 2012.
Full information on the tournament can be found at www.grahamshootout.com.
Full Graham Construction Shootout Schedule:
Thursday, October 24
- 6 p.m. – Bishop’s at Calgary
- 8 p.m. – Toronto at Saskatchewan
Friday, October 25
- 6 p.m. – Calgary at Toronto
- 8 p.m. – Bishop’s at Saskatchewan
Saturday, October 26
- 12:30 p.m. – Toronto at Bishop’s
- 2:30 p.m. – Calgary at Saskatchewan
- Adults $12
- Youth (elementary of high school) $6
- Under 5 – Free
- UofS Students – Free with valid student id