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Laurentian Voyageurs - 1977-78 Season    <<Previous season    Next season>>

Head Coach:Richie Spears (2nd season)
League:OUAA East

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
11-10.9171002-82383.5 - 68.622-70.7592176-192475.0 - 66.324-80.7502425-215875.8 - 67.4

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
 Mark Bennett Guard6-1 Sault Ste. Marie, ONSir James Dunn Collegiate
 Bruce Burnett Forward6-6 Elizabeth, NJThomas A. Edison High (Temple)
 Varick Cutler 6-8 Philadelphia, PA 
 Barry D'Angelo   
 Peter Domengoni Forward6-5 Sudbury, ONLockerby Composite
 Tom Greco   
 Tammie Kennedy   
 Mike Mulvihill Guard6-2 Sudbury, ONLockerby Composite
 Tim Orpin Forward6-2 Toronto, ON 
 Rick Owens Guard6-0 Sudbury, ON 
 Ken Schildroth Forward6-4 Sault Ste. Marie, ONSault Collegiate
14Charlie Wise Guard5-9 Philadelphia, PA(LaSalle)

Awards presented

Bruce Burnett OUA East First Team All-Star, First Team All-Canadian, CIS Tournament All-Star Team
Varick Cutler OUA East Second Team All-Star
Charlie Wise OUA East First Team All-Star, Mike Moser Memorial Trophy (CIS Outstanding Player), First Team All-Canadian

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Jul 1, 1977UnknownLakeheadLoss87-101  
Fri Jul 1, 1977UnknownLakeheadLoss85-94  
Fri Jul 1, 1977Edmonton, ABYorkLoss88-92 Klondike Classic
Fri Jul 1, 1977Edmonton, ABYorkWin2-0 Klondike Classic
Fri Jul 1, 1977Sudbury, ONAlbertaWin2-0 Laurentian Tournament
Fri Jul 1, 1977Sudbury, ONToronto EstoniaWin83-76 Laurentian Tournament
Fri Nov 25, 1977Waterloo, ONWilfrid LaurierWin89-71 Naismith Classic First Round
Sat Nov 26, 1977Waterloo, ONWaterlooWin72-58StatsNaismith Classic Semifinal
Sat Nov 26, 1977Waterloo, ONSaint Mary'sWin69-66 Naismith Classic Championship
Sun Jan 1, 1978Sudbury, ONToronto EstoniaLoss86-97  
Thu Jan 5, 1978Wolfville, NSUPEIWin84-61 Nova Scotia Invitational
Fri Jan 6, 1978Wolfville, NSSimon FraserWin80-61 Nova Scotia Invitational
Sat Jan 7, 1978Wolfville, NSAcadiaLoss68-77 Nova Scotia Invitational
Mon Jan 9, 1978Halifax, NSSaint Mary'sWin99-93  
Tue Jan 10, 1978Halifax, NSDalhousieWin81-63  
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 11, 1977Toronto, ONTorontoWin87-70  
Sat Nov 12, 1977Sudbury, ONYorkLoss76-86  
Fri Nov 18, 1977Sudbury, ONOttawaWin94-68  
Sat Nov 19, 1977Sudbury, ONCarletonWin92-70  
Fri Jan 20, 1978Ottawa, ONCarletonWin79-73  
Sat Jan 21, 1978Ottawa, ONOttawaWin85-73  
Fri Jan 27, 1978Sudbury, ONQueen'sWin86-57  
Fri Feb 3, 1978Toronto, ONRyersonWin64-47  
Sat Feb 4, 1978Toronto, ONYorkWin78-75  
Fri Feb 10, 1978Kingston, ONQueen'sWin90-64  
Sat Feb 18, 1978Sudbury, ONRyersonWin72-51  
Sat Feb 25, 1978Sudbury, ONTorontoWin99-89  
--- Playoff Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Tue Feb 28, 1978Sudbury, ONCarletonWin77-62 OUAA East Semifinal
Fri Mar 3, 1978Toronto, ONYorkLoss59-77 OUAA East Final
Thu Mar 9, 1978Halifax, NSAcadiaLoss65-71StatsCIAU Quarterfinal
Fri Mar 10, 1978Halifax, NSBishop'sWin78-62StatsCIAU Consolation Semifinal
Sat Mar 11, 1978Halifax, NSManitobaWin69-53StatsCIAU Consolation Final

Season scoring summary for league games only

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Bruce Burnett12    113-18660.865-7290.3 1089.024    29124.2
Varick Cutler12    100-17058.844-5383.0 15112.623    24420.3
Charlie Wise12    79-14953.054-7176.1 262.226    21217.7
Mike Mulvihill12    37-8245.17-1070.0 373.125    816.8
Mark Bennett12    33-6253.214-2458.3 403.325    806.7
Peter Domengoni12    9-2142.913-1681.2 211.815    312.6
Rick Owens12    10-1662.54-4100.0 30.24    242.0
Tim Orpin12    6-1540.00-40.0 131.115    121.0
Ken Schildroth12    4-1233.33-1030.0 161.39    110.9
Tom Greco12    2-1216.7   110.98    40.3
Tammie Kennedy12    2-2100.0   20.23    40.3
Barry D'Angelo12    0-40.00-10.0   3    00.0
* Team Totals12    395-73154.0204-26577.0 42835.7180    99482.8

Season individual bests vs U SPORTS teams for all players

PlayerMost pointsMost reboundsMost assists
Bruce Burnett27 on Mar 10, 1978 vs Bishop's  
Charlie Wise22 on Mar 10, 1978 vs Bishop's  
Varick Cutler15 on Mar 11, 1978 vs Manitoba  
Mark Bennett13 on Mar 9, 1978 vs Acadia  
Mike Mulvihill13 on Mar 9, 1978 vs Acadia  


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