Red River men’s and women’s basketball team took care of business tonight on Notre Dame Campus, sweeping the University of Winnipeg Wesmen in a pair of games.
The Rebels women’s team started hot and never cooled off cruising to a 62-52 victory. Sela Andu and Susie Namung led the team with 13 points apiece while Zeralynn Panesa chipped in with 12. The Rebels swarming defense led to a whopping 33 Wesmen turnovers, which the Rebels converted into 20 points. The Rebels improve their MCAC league record to 4-1 and sit in second place.
The 1st place Rebels men’s team continues to dominate the MCAC, improving their perfect record to 5-0 after defeating the Wesmen 77-69. Lloyd Hildebrand led the Rebels with 26 points and 7 rebounds while Taylor Brown added 15 points while Rodel Aaron chipped in with 10.
Both Rebels teams next face CMU at home next Friday November 28th, starting with women at 6:00pm.