Ogundokun tallies 17 and Dufort registers a “double-double” as Redmen dump X-Men in college hoops

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Dele Ogundokun (#3)

Dele Ogundokun (#3)

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HALIFAX — Dele Ogundokun scored a game-high 17 points and team captain Vincent Dufort collected a “double-double” as McGill rallied from a six-point deficit to dispose of the St. Francis Xavier X-Men 76-57 in the bronze medal game at the Rod Shovellor Memorial men’s basketball tournament at the Dalplex sports centre, Sunday.

McGill erased a 21-15 deficit after the opening quarter to tie the game at 32-32 heading into halftime. The Redmen offence moved into overdrive in the second half, outscoring the X-Men 23-16 in the third quarter and 21-9 in the final stanza.

Ogundokun was named player of the game and Dufort made the all-tournament team.

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2015 Rod Shoveller Tournament Schedule & Results
Previous Champions

Friday, January 2

Game 1 1 pm Ottawa 115, Saint Mary’s 72 Webcast
Game 2 3 pm StFX 84 vs UPEI 82 Webcast
Game 3 6 pm McGill 84, Acadia 73 Webcast
Game 4 8 pm Dalhousie 89, Mount St. Vincent 38 Webcast

Saturday, January 3

Game 5 1 pm Saint Mary’s 103, UPEI 81
Game 6 3 pm Acadia 92, Mount St. Vincent 50
Game 7 6 pm Ottawa 89, StFX 71 Webcast
Game 8 8 pm Dalhousie 64, McGill 50 Webcast

Sunday, January 4

Game 9 9 am UPEI 100, Mount St. Vincent 53
Game 10 11 am Saint Mary’s 83,  Acadia 82
Game 11 1 pm McGill 76, StFX 57
Game 12 3 pm Ottawa 83,  Dalhousie 62 Webcast

ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM:
Julius Antoine, StFX
Vincent Dufort, McGill
Michael L’Africain, Ottawa
Ritchie Kanza Mata, Dalhousie
Jarred Reid, Dalhousie
Caleb Agada, Ottawa (TOURNAMENT MVP)

SOURCE:

Earl Zukerman
Communications Officer
Athletics & Recreation
McGill University
514-398-7012 (Tel.)
m.athletics.mcgill.ca (mobile website)
www.mcgill athletics.ca
earl.zukerman@mcgill.ca

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