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British Columbia Thunderbirds - 1979-80 Season

Head Coach:Peter Mullins (18th season)
League:Canada West

Summary of team record for the season

Conference RecordCIAU RecordOverall Record
W-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPGW-LPctPointsPPG
11-90.5501517-139375.8 - 69.712-130.4801887-179575.5 - 71.812-130.4801887-179575.5 - 71.8

Player roster

NoPlayerPosHtWtEligHometownHigh School (Prior Team)
 Jamie Boyle   
 Rob Cholyk Forward  
 Jim Coady Guard  
 John Croockewit   
 Burt Dennis   
 John Doughty Forward6-3  
 Brad Findlay 6-1  
 Bob Forsyth Centre6-6  
 Bert Halverson   
 Ross Marshall   
 Gilbert Puder   
 John Stark   

Awards presented

Peter Mullins Canada West Coach of the Year
Brad Findlay Canada West Second Team All-Star
Bob Forsyth Canada West First Team All-Star

Game results for the season

--- Non-Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 30, 1979Victoria, BCWinnipegLoss92-94OTPacific Rim Classic
Sat Dec 1, 1979Victoria, BCCalgaryLoss63-85 Pacific Rim Classic
Thu Dec 27, 1979Winnipeg, MBWinnipegLoss79-83OTWesmen Classic
Fri Dec 28, 1979Winnipeg, MBStFXLoss57-70 Wesmen Classic
Sat Dec 29, 1979Winnipeg, MBWaterlooWin79-70StatsWesmen Classic
--- Regular Season Conference Games ---
DateLocationOpponentResult Comment
Fri Nov 16, 1979Vancouver, BCSaskatchewanWin95-51  
Sat Nov 17, 1979Vancouver, BCSaskatchewanWin97-52  
Fri Nov 23, 1979Vancouver, BCCalgaryWin75-69  
Sat Nov 24, 1979Vancouver, BCCalgaryLoss73-78  
Fri Jan 11, 1980Edmonton, ABAlbertaLoss59-64  
Sat Jan 12, 1980Edmonton, ABAlbertaLoss67-76  
Fri Jan 18, 1980Vancouver, BCVictoriaLoss75-81OT 
Sat Jan 19, 1980Vancouver, BCVictoriaLoss76-85  
Fri Jan 25, 1980Vancouver, BCLethbridgeWin84-78  
Sat Jan 26, 1980Vancouver, BCLethbridgeWin78-71  
Fri Feb 1, 1980Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanWin76-64  
Sat Feb 2, 1980Saskatoon, SKSaskatchewanWin84-73  
Fri Feb 8, 1980Calgary, ABCalgaryLoss64-77  
Sat Feb 9, 1980Calgary, ABCalgaryWin78-75  
Fri Feb 15, 1980Vancouver, BCAlbertaWin88-58  
Sat Feb 16, 1980Vancouver, BCAlbertaWin64-51  
Fri Feb 22, 1980Victoria, BCVictoriaLoss66-72  
Sat Feb 23, 1980Victoria, BCVictoriaLoss69-72  
Fri Feb 29, 1980Lethbridge, ABLethbridgeWin80-73  
Sat Mar 1, 1980Lethbridge, ABLethbridgeLoss69-73  

Season scoring summary for league games only

PlayerGPMinsMpg3 PtField GoalsFree ThrowsReboundsRPGPFAToBlStPtsPPG
Bob Forsyth2000.00-00.0169-33350.845-5877.656-1001567.850000038319.1
John Doughty2000.00-00.0106-22048.239-5078.028-761045.257000025112.6
John Stark2000.00-00.097-22143.948-6277.425-15402.039000024212.1
Rob Cholyk2000.00-00.0107-24044.627-3675.031-67984.969000024112.1
Brad Findlay2000.00-00.0106-23145.912-1963.249-721216.052000022411.2
Gilbert Puder400.00-00.04-1233.34-757.13-582.050000123.0
John Croockewit2000.00-00.019-4839.63-1030.07-20271.450000412.0
Bert Halverson2000.00-00.017-3056.75-1145.56-17231.1190000391.9
Ross Marshall1900.00-00.014-2263.64-850.03-360.340000321.7
Burt Dennis2000.00-00.011-2544.02-366.77-12190.960000241.2
Jim Coady1000.00-00.03-1030.05-683.30-440.430000111.1
Jamie Boyle2000.00-00.08-1457.11-250.03-250.280000170.8
* Team Totals2000.00-00.0661-140647.0195-27271.7218-39361130.63170000151775.8