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Saint Mary's Huskies - 1978-79 Season

Head Coach:Brian Heaney (7th season)
League:AUAA

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
17-10.9441850-1467102.8 - 81.530-20.9383235-2595101.1 - 81.136-70.8374150-351896.5 - 81.8

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
 Ron Blommers Forward6-72Chatham, ONChatham-Kent Secondary
 Jeff Gourlay Forward6-31Fredericton, NBFredericton High
 Tom Kappos Forward6-74Montreal, QCVanier College (UPEI)
 Maurice King Forward6-3 Chatham, NB 
 Derrick Lewis Forward6-62Toronto, ONOakwood Collegiate
 Ivor Lewis Guard6-1 Montreal, QC(Dawson College)
 Rick Plato Guard6-03Fort Erie, ON 
 Ross Quackenbush Forward6-82154Rexdale, ON 
 Mike Solomon Guard6-4 Toronto, ONOakwood Collegiate
 Roger Tustanoff Forward6-10 London, ON 
 Mark Vickers Guard6-3 Montreal, QCVanier College (UPEI)
13Mickey Fox Guard6-35Forest Hills, NY 
22Kevin Wood Guard6-35(Randolph-Macon)
31Percy Davis Guard/Forward6-32055Warwick, RIWarwick Veterans Memorial High (Rhode Island)

Awards presented

Percy Davis AUS First Team All-Star, CIS Tournament All-Star Team
Mickey Fox AUS First Team All-Star, First Team All-Canadian, MVP of CIAU Championship / Jack Donohue Trophy, CIS Tournament All-Star Team
Kevin Wood Frank Baldwin Memorial Trophy (AUS Most Valuable Player), AUS First Team All-Star, First Team All-Canadian

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Mon Nov 13, 1978Halifax, NSConcordiaWin107-79 Saint Mary's Tournament
Thu Nov 16, 1978Durham, NCDukeLoss67-105  
Fri Nov 17, 1978Villanova, PAVillanovaLoss87-90  
Sat Nov 18, 1978Philadelphia, PASt. Joseph'sWin78-71  
Sun Nov 19, 1978Fairfield, CTFairfieldLoss79-100  
Fri Nov 24, 1978Halifax, NSBoston CollegeWin82-81  
Sat Nov 25, 1978Halifax, NSBoston CollegeLoss76-91  
Wed Nov 29, 1978Halifax, NSAthletes in ActionLoss90-92  
Fri Dec 8, 1978Montreal, QCYorkWin88-86 Concordia Pepsi Centennnial Tourney
Sat Dec 9, 1978Montreal, QCConcordiaWin106-77 Concordia Pepsi Centennnial Tourney
Thu Dec 28, 1978Winnipeg, MBVictoriaLoss84-88 Wesmen Classic
Fri Dec 29, 1978Winnipeg, MBManitobaWin90-71 Wesmen Classic
Sat Dec 30, 1978Winnipeg, MBBishopsWin105-74 Wesmen Classic
Sun Dec 31, 1978Winnipeg, MBNicolett InnWin99-77  
Mon Jan 1, 1979Winnipeg, MBSt. Andrews SaintsWin79-76  
Tue Jan 2, 1979Winnipeg, MBNicolett InnWin87-74  
Thu Jan 4, 1979Calgary, ABWhitworth CollegeWin91-66 Dinosaur Basketball Classic
Fri Jan 5, 1979Calgary, ABVictoriaWin102-96OTDinosaur Basketball Classic
Sat Jan 6, 1979Calgary, ABCalgaryWin108-66 Dinosaur Basketball Classic
Sat Jan 13, 1979Halifax, NSWilfrid LaurierWin113-81  
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Dec 1, 1978Halifax, NSMount AllisonWin116-71  
Sun Dec 3, 1978Halifax, NSUPEIWin125-83  
Tue Jan 9, 1979Halifax, NSStFXLoss71-72  
Sun Jan 14, 1979Halifax, NSDalhousieWin127-82  
Tue Jan 16, 1979Wolfville, NSAcadiaWin97-86  
Fri Jan 19, 1979Antigonish, NSStFXWin77-71  
Tue Jan 23, 1979Halifax, NSDalhousieWin121-88  
Fri Jan 26, 1979Sackville, NBMount AllisonWin118-74  
Sat Jan 27, 1979Charlottetown, PEUPEIWin85-74  
Wed Jan 31, 1979Halifax, NSAcadiaWin98-97  
Sat Feb 3, 1979Halifax, NSDalhousieWin102-75  
Tue Feb 6, 1979Wolfville, NSAcadiaWin94-86  
Sat Feb 10, 1979Fredericton, NBUNBWin114-67  
Sun Feb 11, 1979Fredericton, NBUNBWin91-86  
Tue Feb 13, 1979Antigonish, NSStFXWin84-82  
Thu Feb 15, 1979Halifax, NSAcadiaWin112-102  
Tue Feb 20, 1979Halifax, NSDalhousieWin132-86  
Mon Feb 26, 1979Halifax, NSStFXWin86-85  
--- Playoff Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Mar 2, 1979Halifax, NSAcadiaWin100-69 AUAA Semifinal
Sat Mar 3, 1979Halifax, NSStFXWin84-71 AUAA Championship
Thu Mar 8, 1979Calgary, ABWindsorWin110-95StatsCIAU Quarterfinal
Fri Mar 9, 1979Calgary, ABYorkWin98-92StatsCIAU Semifinal
Sat Mar 10, 1979Calgary, ABVictoriaWin90-83StatsCIAU Championship

Overall scoring summary for the season

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Mickey Fox4300.00-00.0464-87553.0139-16882.753-951483.4790000106724.8
Percy Davis4300.00-00.0325-53660.6183-23577.977-1462235.2137000083319.4
Kevin Wood4300.00-00.0288-51555.9200-25578.471-1442155.0138000077618.0
Tom Kappos4200.00-00.0190-29664.241-5574.597-1772746.5104000042110.0
Ross Quackenbush4200.00-00.0133-26350.642-4691.3103-1722756.59400003087.3
Ron Blommers4300.00-00.0109-18459.270-11063.668-1241924.510000002886.7
Rick Plato3600.00-00.0107-21150.717-2568.016-18340.95300002316.4
Ivor Lewis1200.00-00.019-3357.611-1384.611-11221.8130000494.1
Derrick Lewis3500.00-00.042-8052.515-2268.241-971383.9460000992.8
Jeff Gourlay2000.00-00.021-4843.810-1662.511-18291.4260000522.6
Roger Tustanoff1100.00-00.07-1353.80-20.07-10171.550000141.3
Mike Solomon1000.00-00.04-1136.40-20.04-370.76000080.8
* Team Totals4300.00-00.01709-306555.8728-94976.7559-1015157436.68010000414696.4

Season scoring summary for league games only

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Mickey Fox18    175-34351.064-7684.2 603.3     41423.0
Kevin Wood18    141-26852.685-11474.6 1246.9     36720.4
Percy Davis18    154-30251.045-7064.3 543.0     35319.6
Tom Kappos18    82-16549.722-4252.4 1437.9     18610.3
Ross Quackenbush18    64-13148.920-3754.1 1478.2     1488.2
Ron Blommers18    57-11748.714-3243.8 1186.6     1287.1
Rick Plato18    46-10743.022-2878.6 201.1     1146.3
Derrick Lewis14    29-6743.312-2450.0 342.4     705.0
Roger Tustanoff3    6-1540.03-650.0 124.0     155.0
Jeff Gourlay9    15-3444.17-1450.0 101.1     374.1
Ivor Lewis4    6-1931.60-30.0 82.0     123.0
Mike Solomon3    3-837.50-40.0 93.0     62.0
* Team Totals18    778-157649.4294-45065.3 73941.1     1850102.8

Season individual bests vs U SPORTS teams for all players

PlayerMost pointsMost reboundsMost assists
Mickey Fox37 on Mar 8, 1979 vs Windsor  
Percy Davis20 on Mar 9, 1979 vs York  
Tom Kappos20 on Mar 10, 1979 vs Victoria20 on Mar 10, 1979 vs Victoria 
Kevin Wood20 on Mar 9, 1979 vs York 11 on Mar 8, 1979 vs Windsor
Ron Blommers14 on Mar 8, 1979 vs Windsor  
Ross Quackenbush12 on Mar 9, 1979 vs York  
Rick Plato6 on Mar 9, 1979 vs York  


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