Date Fri/Sat, February 2-3
Time 8 p.m.
Location Saskatoon, SK
Venue: Ron & Jane Graham Court at the PAC
Series ('99) SSK Leads 21-7
Home SSK Leads 12-2
Current Streak REG W 1
Last Meeting December 3, 2016
SSK 74 @ REG 83
Winners of seven straight, the Huskies currently sit in a playoff spot. Should the favourites sweep the final weekend, the Huskies will only need one win to host a Canada West Play-in on Feb. 9th at 7pm.
Two losses doesn't mean the end. If the favourites sweep the final weekend, the Huskies would finish 12th and be on the road for a play-in game.
The Huskies are 21-7 all-time against Regina, their last loss on home court against the Cougars came on November 3rd.
Third-year guard Lawrence Moore's 35.7 minutes per game and 22.9 points per game are both third-highest in the conference.
Saturday night the Huskies will honour fifth-year Alex Unruh in a pregame ceremony.
By The Numbers
1.9 - Huskies win-margin, third in the Canada West.
7 - The Huskies are on a seven game winning streak, their last loss coming January 5.
9.7 - Team steals per game, fourth in the Canada West.
84.1 - Points-per-game in the month of January, 10 minutes higher than any monthly mark achieved this season.
Scouting The Cougars
The Cougars aren't shy about letting it fly from deep; they sit third in the Canada West with 30.4 3PT attempts per game, converting 9.4 of them; 5th in the conference.
The Cougars' 26.1 FT attempts per game is highest in the conference. They convert 15.4 of them, second in the conference.
The Cougars' 42.1 rebounds and 3.7 blocks per game sit fourth and third respectively.