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Calgary Dinosaurs - 1977-78 Season

Head Coach:Gary Howard (4th season)
League:Canada West

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
13-70.6501318-111065.9 - 55.525-90.7352260-198766.5 - 58.426-90.7432357-207367.3 - 59.2

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
 Phil Christie Centre6-5  
 Unknown Doherty   
 Eric Duerksen Forward6-5  
 Matt Friesen 6-52 
 Dale Getty Guard6-2 Edmonton, AB 
 Greg Hess Forward6-4 Pocatello, ID(Lethbridge College)
 Unknown Humphries   
 Unknown Olhauser   
 Mike Santiago Guard6-3 Calgary, AB 
 Geoff Thompson 1 
 Ray Verbeek   
 Greg Weir   
 Bruce Wright Guard5-10 (Calgary, UBC)
12David Price Guard6-3 New York, NY(Brandon)
22Lyle Leslie Centre6-75Calgary, ABJames Fowler High
24Ted Hellard Forward6-2 (Mount Royal)

Awards presented

Dale Getty Canada West Second Team All-Star
Ted Hellard Canada West Second Team All-Star
Greg Hess Canada West First Team All-Star
Lyle Leslie Canada West Second Team All-Star
Bruce Wright Canada West First Team All-Star

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Jul 1, 1977Victoria, BCManitobaWin78-74 Pacific Rim Tourney
Fri Jul 1, 1977Victoria, BCOregon EducationWin97-86 Pacific Rim Tourney
Fri Jul 1, 1977Victoria, BCVictoriaWin91-83 Pacific Rim Tourney
Thu Oct 27, 1977Edmonton, ABLethbridgeWin2-0 Tri-University Classic
Sat Oct 29, 1977Edmonton, ABAlbertaWin79-75 Tri-University Classic
Sat Oct 29, 1977Edmonton, ABSaskatchewanWin76-72 Tri-University Classic
Thu Nov 3, 1977Calgary, ABBrandonWin2-0 Dino / Bear Classic
Fri Nov 4, 1977Calgary, ABLethbridgeWin2-0 Dino / Bear Classic
Sat Nov 5, 1977Calgary, ABAlbertaWin88-85 Dino / Bear Classic
Wed Dec 28, 1977Winnipeg, MBGuelphWin79-77 Wesmen Classic
Thu Dec 29, 1977Winnipeg, MBWinnipegWin87-63 Wesmen Classic
Fri Dec 30, 1977Winnipeg, MBManitobaLoss81-91 Wesmen Classic
Sun Jan 1, 1978Calgary, ABWilfrid LaurierLoss84-85 Calgary Basketball Classic
Mon Jan 2, 1978Calgary, ABGuelphWin103-87 Calgary Basketball Classic
Tue Jan 3, 1978Calgary, ABVictoriaWin90-85 Calgary Basketball Classic
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 11, 1977UnknownLethbridgeWin81-69  
Sat Nov 12, 1977UnknownLethbridgeWin78-60  
Fri Nov 18, 1977Victoria, BCVictoriaLoss0-2  
Sat Nov 19, 1977Victoria, BCVictoriaLoss0-2  
Fri Nov 25, 1977Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanWin55-54  
Sat Nov 26, 1977Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanWin73-52  
Fri Jan 6, 1978Calgary, ABUBCWin94-62  
Sat Jan 7, 1978Calgary, ABUBCWin81-62  
Fri Jan 13, 1978Edmonton, ABAlbertaLoss61-70  
Sat Jan 14, 1978Edmonton, ABAlbertaWin82-63  
Fri Jan 20, 1978UnknownLethbridgeWin86-83OT 
Sat Jan 21, 1978UnknownLethbridgeWin87-69  
Fri Jan 27, 1978Calgary, ABVictoriaWin97-90  
Sat Jan 28, 1978Calgary, ABVictoriaLoss85-89  
Fri Feb 3, 1978Calgary, ABSaskatchewanWin108-87  
Sat Feb 4, 1978Calgary, ABSaskatchewanWin115-49  
Fri Feb 10, 1978Vancouver, BCUBCLoss69-77  
Sat Feb 11, 1978Vancouver, BCUBCLoss64-68  
Fri Feb 17, 1978Calgary, ABAlbertaLoss0-2  
Sat Feb 18, 1978Calgary, ABAlbertaWin2-0  

Season scoring summary for league games only

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Greg Hess18    132-28246.845-5778.938-641025.745 48  30917.2
Ted Hellard18    106-23644.964-9567.450-681186.643 41  27615.3
Lyle Leslie18    97-20148.340-5967.854-821367.654 28  23413.0
Dale Getty19    94-21144.519-3259.418-45633.350 65  20710.9
David Price14    66-14844.618-2475.021-58795.645 41  15010.7
Bruce Wright17    73-15347.715-1978.96-38442.639 29  1619.5
Mike Santiago14    25-7234.711-1478.615-23382.712 9  614.4
Phil Christie19    30-9332.321-3265.622-43653.441 18  814.3
Eric Duerksen20    21-5042.010-1758.814-18321.621 10  522.6
Unknown Olhauser17    18-5135.37-977.813-18311.89 15  432.5
Ray Verbeek18    19-5733.36-1637.53-17201.136 36  442.4
Geoff Thompson13    6-1833.310-1190.97-9161.215 9  221.7
Unknown Humphries1      1-250.00-222.0     11.0
Greg Weir14    2-1020.02-450.06-4100.75 1  60.4
Unknown Doherty1    0-20.0          00.0
* Team Totals20    689-158443.5269-39168.8267-48975637.8415 350  164782.3


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