NBL Canada Titans fall to Windsor as Kitchener-Waterloo drops to 2-3
Published Wednesday, January 11, 2017 1:24PM EST
Last Updated Wednesday, January 11, 2017 1:31PM EST
The K-W Titans were unable to pick up their second consecutive home-court victory, falling 114-108 to the Windsor Express in NBL Canada action on Tuesday night.
The second quarter saw Titans play their best basketball of the night on their way to a 55-43 lead, before the Express went on a 13-point run to take the lead. The Titans regrouped in the final minute of the first half to re-take a 59-56 lead going into the break.
The final quarter saw the Titans unable to contain the Windsor offence, as the Express built a 106-93 lead with just under three minutes to go. The Titans could get no closer than four points and ended up on the short end of the six-point loss.
K-W shot only 35.7% from the field, compared to 45.7% for the Express. The Titans had seven players in double figures with Ricky Tarrant leading the way with 20 points, followed by Orlando Coleman with 19 points and 12 rebounds.
Tops for the Express was Quinnel Brown with 27 points. Warren Ward added 20 at the Memorial Auditorium.
The Titans hit the road for their next game as they travel to Windsor for a rematch with the Express this Friday (7:00 pm) at the WFCU Centre.
Wednesday’s Regional Sports Schedule:
DISTRICT-8 HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS
All D-8 games are postponed today
WCSSAA SENIOR BOYS BASKETBALL (Postoned)
Forest Heights at Sir John A. Macdonald – PPD.
WCSSAA GIRLS HOCKEY (All games postponed)
Waterloo CI at Huron Heights – PPD. (Activa PJD)
Bluevale at Waterloo-Oxford – PPD. (Wilmot)
Cameron Heights at Kitchener CI – PPD. (Don McLaren)
Elmira at Sir John A. Macdonald – PPD. (RIM Pillers)
ONTARIO HOCKEY LEAGUE
Guelph at Owen Sound – 7:00 pm
Hamilton at Sarnia - 7:05 pm
(#4) S.S. Marie at Sudbury - 7:00 pm
OUA WOMEN’S HOCKEY
Ryerson at (#4) Guelph – 7:30 pm
OUA WOMEN’S BASKETBALL
Laurier at (#1) McMaster – 6:00 pm
OUA MEN’S BASKETBALL
Laurier at (#10) McMaster – 8:00 pm
GOHL JUNIOR ‘B’ HOCKEY
St. Marys at London - 7:30 pm
Strathroy at LaSalle – 7:00 pm
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE
Florida at N.Y. Islanders – 7:00 pm
Montreal at Winnipeg - 7:30 pm
Pittsburgh at Washington – 8:00 pm
San Jose at Calgary - 9:30 pm
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