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Cape Breton Capers lose to Dalhousie Tigers 97-63

The Tigers blew the game away in the third, scoring 33-8 in the frame. (Cape Breton Capers photo)

SYDNEY, N.S. (from Cape Breton Capers) — The Cape Breton University Capers had a tough night on both sides of the ball, losing to the Dalhousie Tigers by a final score of 97-63. Sven Stammberger (Halifax) had 20 points for the visiting Tigers, and also had 4 rebounds and 4 assists. Indiana Rotondo (Vaughan), matched Stammberger with 20 points of his own, scoring 18 of his 20 points from behind the arc.

Turning point – The Tigers held a 50-35 lead going into the half, but blew the game away in the third, outscoring the Capers 33-8 in the frame. Sven Stammberger scored 11 of his 20 points in the third quarter.

Individual Leaders

Indiana Rotondo led all Capers with 20 points, sinking 6 three-pointers in the losing effort.

Sven Stammberger also had 20 points and shot an efficient 50% from the field.

Alex Carson (Lower Sackville) came off the bench for Dalhousie, and put up 15 points, and added 5 rebounds.

News and Notes

The Player of the Game was Sven Stammberger.

The Tigers with the win improve their record to 12-3 on the season.

The Capers fall to 2-13 on the year

Up Next

The Capers will look to even the score next weekend, when they meet the Tigers on Dalhousie’s home court next Friday the 9th, at 8 pm AST.

The Capers next home game will be Friday, February 23 when they end the regular season against Acadia. The game starts at 8 pm AST.


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