Free Throws: Alberta and UBC look to stay undefeated

Free Throws: Alberta and UBC look to stay undefeated

Canada West Communications

To get you set for the latest weekend of Canada West women's basketball action, here are some storylines from around the conference in the latest edition of Free Throws.

Pandas put perfect record on the line against WolfPack

EDMONTON -- The undefeated University of Alberta Golden Bears and Pandas basketball teams will return home this weekend, as they face the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack, Friday and Saturday night at Saville Community Sports Centre.

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Timberwolves set to host Spartans

PRINCE GEORGE -- After a pair of close calls last weekend, the UNBC Timberwolves basketball teams renew their quest for their first wins of the season this weekend at the Charles Jago Northern Sport Centre when the Trinity Western University Spartans visit Prince George.

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Thunderbirds relish opportunity to show their wares on home court

VANCOUVER -- After finding success on the road two weeks ago to open the 2016-17 CIS season, the UBC Thunderbirds women's basketball team (2-0) will return to the War Memorial Gym this weekend for their season home-openers. The 'Birds will face the Manitoba Bisons (1-3) on Friday, Nov. 18 at 6 p.m. (PT) and again on Saturday, Nov 19 at 5:00pm (PT).

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Heat return home to host Cougars

KELOWNA -- With their first excursion on the road completed, the Heat will now return home to play Mount Royal University this weekend. The two squads will begin their doubleheader on Friday (Nov. 18) with a game that will begin at 6 p.m. The second game between the two teams will be played Saturday (Nov. 19) with a start time of 5 p.m. Both the games will take place at the UBC Okanagan gymnasium in Kelowna.

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