Friday, February 05, 2016

Gameday -- Feb. 5, 2016

Island 90-88 Halifax

Halifax remained undefeated against the Island Storm this season (4-0) on Friday with close 90-88 win at Scotiabank Centre.

Despite a strong fourth quarter (28-13), the Storm were unable to crack the Atlantic-leading Hurricanes, who moved up to a record of 10-4.

The win keeps Halifax undefeated in their season series with the Storm, going 4-0 through their first four encounters.

Nick Evans had 18 points and 12 boards for the Storm, who drop to a record 6-10. Justin Johnson had 18 points for the Hurricanes.

The Storm will take on Moncton at Moncton Coliseum on Sunday. Halifax will host the Storm next Saturday.

Stats can be found here.

Windsor 89-88 Orangeville

The Orangeville A's got a crucial home win on Friday, taking down Windsor 89-88 thanks to a three pointer from Rick Bodiford.

The A's jumped out to an early lead in the first quarter (27-19) before getting into a dogfight with the NBLC's best defence.

Bodiford's three-pointer, which came with just three seconds to go, sent Orangeville to a 5-6 record

Orangeville will host Niagara on Saturday. Windsor, who are now 7-9, will take on the Central-leading Lightning in London on Saturday as well.

Stats can be found here.