Both the Men’s and Women’s University of Windsor Lancers Basketball teams and the National Basketball League of Canada’s Windsor Express emerged victorious during Clash at the Colosseum IV held at Caesars Windsor on Wednesday, February 8, 2017.
For the first time Ontario University Athletics teamed up with the National Basketball League of Canada to take the annual Clash at The Colosseum to new heights. The day featured a mix of professional and university level basketball games.
Fans packed into the Colesseum to enjoy a triple header of basketball, music and dance entertainment.
The University of Windsor Women’s Lancer basketball team opened the games emerging victorious over the Laurier Golden Hawks 6865.
Mike Rocca led the Men’s Lancer Basketball team to an exciting victory by sinking a half court shot at the buzzer. The final score was an 89-86 victory over the Laurier Golden Hawks.
The two time back-to-back champion Windsor Express defeated the Kitchener-Waterloo Titans 93-90 remaining undefeated since the Clash at The Colosseum first took place four years ago.
During the first Clash the Express downed the Lightning 86-78, in the second they beat the Halifax Rainmen 95-68 and last year they defeated the London Lightning 114-93.
Once again the fans had a great time enjoying the annual Clash at The Colesseum at Caesars Windsor.
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