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Ward wowed Warriors

Friday November 28, 2008

MEN’S BASKETBALL (6-1 OUA, 12-5 overall): 
At Waterloo (5-2) Friday, November 28 (8:00pm):

Half  Game 
uOttawa  39  81 
Waterloo 28  57 
Warren Ward – 18 points, 5 rebounds - uOttawa 
Came McIntyre – 19 points, 3 rebounds - Waterloo

HEADLINE: Ward wowed Warriors 
Rookie forward Warren Ward produced 18 points and five rebounds Friday night in the Gee-Gees 81-57 win at Waterloo. Ward was 8-13 from the field over 27 minutes as uOttawa won a sixth straight game to improve to 6-1 in the OUA East.

Fourth-year guard Josh Gibson-Bascombe had 17 points and 18 rebounds in 32 minutes for the Gee-Gees, which held a 11-point advantage (39-28) at the half.

“Josh set the tone,” said Gee-Gee head coach Dave DeAveiro. “He had 13 points and 10 rebounds at the half. He was great tonight.”

uOttawa visits Wilfrid Laurier (3-4) Saturday, November 29 (8:00pm) in its final game prior to the Christmas break.