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York Yeomen - 1977-78 Season

Head Coach:Bob Bain (5th season)
League:OUAA East

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
11-10.9171015-73884.6 - 61.521-40.8402010-162480.4 - 65.023-50.8212102-171375.1 - 61.2

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
 Ted Galka Guard6-1 Toronto, ONDe La Salle College
 Harry Hunter Guard/Forward5-11 Victoria, BC 
 Paul Jones Guard6-0 Toronto, ONOakwood Collegiate
 Ron Kaknevicius Forward6-5 Toronto, ONSt. Mike's
 Chris McNeilly Guard6-3 Toronto, ONJarvis Collegiate
 Lonnie Ramati Centre6-9 (Princeton)
 Mike Willins Forward6-3 Scarborough, ONWinston Churchill Collegiate
 Frank Zuyls Forward6-6 Toronto, ON(Concordia)
15David Coulthard Guard6-31Tillsonburg, ONGlendale Secondary
32Paul Layefsky Forward6-7 Toronto, ON 
33Bo Pelech Forward6-41Toronto, ONRunnymede Collegiate

Awards presented

Bob Bain OUA East Coach of the Year, Stuart W. Aberdeen Memorial Trophy (CIS Coach of the Year)
David Coulthard OUA East First Team All-Star, E.C. Lebel Plaque (Outstanding Player in OUA Playoffs), Second Team All-Canadian, CIS Tournament All-Star Team
Bo Pelech OUA East Second Team All-Star
Lonnie Ramati OUA East First Team All-Star

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Jul 1, 1977UnknownMcMasterWin91-89OT 
Fri Jul 1, 1977UnknownSpring ArborWin2-0  
Fri Jul 1, 1977Toronto, ONToronto EstoniaLoss0-2  
Fri Jul 1, 1977UnknownWesternWin2-0  
Fri Jul 1, 1977Edmonton, ABLaurentianWin92-88 Klondike Classic
Fri Jul 1, 1977Edmonton, ABLaurentianLoss0-2 Klondike Classic
Sun Jan 1, 1978Toronto, ONToronto EstoniaWin90-87  
Sun Jan 1, 1978Calgary, ABVictoriaWin91-78 Calgary Basketball Classic
Mon Jan 2, 1978Calgary, ABAlbertaWin103-90 Calgary Basketball Classic
Tue Jan 3, 1978Calgary, ABWilfrid LaurierLoss93-95OTCalgary Basketball Classic
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Sat Nov 12, 1977Sudbury, ONLaurentianWin86-76  
Sat Nov 26, 1977Kingston, ONQueensWin94-49  
Fri Jan 13, 1978Ottawa, ONCarletonWin90-75  
Sat Jan 14, 1978Ottawa, ONOttawaWin106-72  
Fri Jan 20, 1978Toronto, ONQueensWin84-57  
Tue Jan 24, 1978Toronto, ONRyersonWin76-38  
Fri Jan 27, 1978Toronto, ONRyersonWin73-46  
Sat Feb 4, 1978Toronto, ONLaurentianLoss75-78  
Tue Feb 7, 1978Toronto, ONTorontoWin72-61  
Fri Feb 10, 1978Toronto, ONTorontoWin82-71  
Fri Feb 17, 1978Toronto, ONCarletonWin80-59  
Fri Feb 24, 1978Toronto, ONOttawaWin97-56  
--- Playoff Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Tue Feb 28, 1978Toronto, ONOttawaWin97-70 OUAA East Semifinal
Fri Mar 3, 1978Toronto, ONLaurentianWin77-59 OUAA East Final
Sun Mar 5, 1978Toronto, ONWilfrid LaurierWin100-78 OUAA Championship
Thu Mar 9, 1978Halifax, NSBishopsWin84-74StatsCIAU Quarterfinal
Fri Mar 10, 1978Halifax, NSAcadiaLoss71-82StatsCIAU Semifinal
Sat Mar 11, 1978Halifax, NSVictoriaWin94-81StatsCIAU Bronze Medal Game

Season scoring summary for league games only

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Lonnie Ramati12    95-17155.620-2676.9 1119.231    21017.5
David Coulthard12    77-13059.220-2871.4 252.122    17414.5
Bo Pelech12    62-11056.49-1275.0 736.172    13311.1
Chris McNeilly12    35-8441.720-2580.0 433.624    907.5
Ted Galka12    37-7549.312-1675.0 100.824    867.2
Frank Zuyls12    35-6851.514-3145.2 615.112    847.0
Paul Layefsky12    29-6942.023-3076.7 534.424    816.8
Harry Hunter12    23-6336.517-2373.9 191.615    635.2
Paul Jones12    18-2962.112-2352.2 151.222    484.0
Ron Kaknevicius12    18-3452.92-450.0 141.211    383.2
Mike Willins12    2-825.07-1070.0 80.712    110.9
* Team Totals12    431-84151.2156-22868.4 43236.0269    101884.8

Season individual bests vs U SPORTS teams for all players

PlayerMost pointsMost reboundsMost assists
Lonnie Ramati27 on Mar 9, 1978 vs Bishops8 on Mar 10, 1978 vs Acadia 
David Coulthard26 on Mar 9, 1978 vs Bishops  
Bo Pelech14 on Mar 10, 1978 vs Acadia10 on Mar 10, 1978 vs Acadia 
Ron Kaknevicius11 on Mar 9, 1978 vs Bishops  
Chris McNeilly11 on Mar 11, 1978 vs Victoria  
Ted Galka10 on Mar 9, 1978 vs Bishops  
Harry Hunter6 on Mar 11, 1978 vs Victoria  
Paul Jones6 on Mar 11, 1978 vs Victoria  
Mike Willins   
Frank Zuyls   


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