Men’s Basketball News

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Women’s Basketball Player of the Week: Jade Belmore, Regina

  • Position: Forward
  • Hometown: Regina, Sask.
  • Year of eligibility: 3rd
  • Academic program: Kinesiology & Health Studies

Jade Belmore a third-year wing for the Regina Cougars led the team to two wins with a total of 50 points, 11 rebounds, 6 assists and 6 steals over Thompson Rivers this past weekend. Belmore hit the 30-point mark for the third time in her U SPORTS career in 77-48 win over Thompson Rivers on Friday. Belmore then was 9-for-15 from the floor and finished with 20 points in 83-56 win over the Thompson Rivers Wolfpack on Saturday. Belmore and the Cougars are back in action this Friday and Saturday against the Fraser Valley Cascades.

Men’s Basketball Player of the Week: Mike Demagus, McMaster

  • Position: Guard
  • Hometown:  Scarborough, Ont.
  • Year of eligibility: 4th
  • Academic program: Sociology

Mike Demagus, a fourth-year guard for the McMaster Marauders led the team in a pair of wins this past week over Windsor and Western. Demagus had 22 points, four rebounds and four steals in 73-70 victory over the Lancers on Friday. Demagus then had 24 points, nine rebounds and added three blocks in 78-70 win over Western on Saturday. With 142 points this season, Demagus is the second highest scorer in the OUA.