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British Columbia Thunderbirds - 1967-68 Season

Head Coach:Peter Mullins (6th season)
League:Western Canada IAA

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
10-20.8331053-76287.8 - 63.511-30.7861208-91586.3 - 65.416-130.5522255-195877.8 - 67.5

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
 Larry Donaldson Guard  
 Joe Kainer Guard  
 Phil Langley Guard6-0  
 Neil Murray Guard6-3  
 Ed Richmond Guard  
 Derek Sankey Forward  
21Ken Shields Centre6-3 Prince Rupert, BC(Calgary)
30Ian Dixon Guard6-1 North Vancouver, BC 
33Dave Rice Forward6-2  
43Bob Molinski Guard/Forward6-3  
44Frank Rotering Center6-5 (Simon Fraser)

Awards presented

Ian Dixon WCIAA Second Team All-Star
Phil Langley WCIAA Second Team All-Star
Bob Molinski WCIAA First Team All-Star
Neil Murray WCIAA First Team All-Star, CIS Tournament All-Star Team
Frank Rotering WCIAA First Team All-Star

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 3, 1967Vancouver, BCUBC AlumniLoss70-73  
Fri Nov 17, 1967Vancouver, BCIGA GrocersLoss61-81  
Sat Nov 18, 1967Vancouver, BCIGA GrocersLoss72-77  
Fri Dec 1, 1967Portland, ORLewis & ClarkWin99-97  
Sat Dec 2, 1967Portland, ORLewis & ClarkLoss97-111  
Wed Dec 20, 1967Vancouver, BCAlaska MethodistWin89-65  
Thu Dec 21, 1967Vancouver, BCAlaska MethodistWin98-60  
Thu Dec 28, 1967Portland, ORPortland StateLoss0-2  
Thu Dec 28, 1967Portland, ORPortland StateLoss0-2  
Tue Jan 23, 1968Vancouver, BCPortland StateLoss79-83  
Tue Jan 30, 1968Vancouver, BCSouth Korea National TeamWin92-84  
Sat Feb 10, 1968Vancouver, BCSimon FraserLoss39-64  
Fri Feb 16, 1968Vancouver, BCSt. Martin's CollegeLoss82-83  
Sat Feb 17, 1968Vancouver, BCSt. Martin's CollegeLoss90-100  
Fri Feb 23, 1968Burnaby, BCSimon FraserWin79-61  
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 24, 1967Vancouver, BCSaskatchewanWin83-53  
Sat Nov 25, 1967Vancouver, BCSaskatchewanWin106-54  
Fri Jan 5, 1968Vancouver, BCCalgaryWin99-54  
Sat Jan 6, 1968Vancouver, BCCalgaryWin111-76  
Fri Jan 12, 1968Winnipeg, MBManitobaLoss76-79  
Sat Jan 13, 1968Winnipeg, MBManitobaWin73-69  
Fri Jan 26, 1968Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanWin74-59  
Sat Jan 27, 1968Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanWin84-40  
Fri Feb 2, 1968Vancouver, BCManitobaWin78-53  
Sat Feb 3, 1968Vancouver, BCManitobaWin94-64  
Fri Mar 1, 1968Edmonton, ABAlbertaWin88-70  
Sat Mar 2, 1968Edmonton, ABAlbertaLoss87-91  
--- Playoff Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Mar 8, 1968Antigonish, NSWaterloo LutheranLoss81-82StatsCIAU Semifinal
Sat Mar 9, 1968Antigonish, NSCarletonWin74-71 CIAU Consolation Final