Monday, March 12, 2012

CIS UPDATE: University Cup Field Set

The teams for the 2012 University Cup have been finalized as each conference wrapped up their playoffs this past week. The Universite de Moncton Aigles Bleus, McGill Redman, and Western Mustangs all punched their tickets to Nationals more than a week ago, where they will join host UNB. The final two spots were decided yesterday when UQTR knocked off Windsor to win the OUA bronze medal and Saskatchewan edged Calgary in the Canada West Final. Here is the complete recap:

ATLANTIC UNIVERSITY SPORT
- Two berths at University Cup (UNB + Moncton)
  • FINALS (Best-of-5)
#1 UNB defeated #3 UdeM 3 games to 0 (8-3, 4-2, 4-0)

ONTARIO UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS

- Three berths at University Cup (McGill + Western + UQTR)
  • OUA CHAMPIONSHIP - QUEEN'S CUP (One Game Playoff)
#1 McGill defeated #1 Western 4-1
  • BRONZE MEDAL GAME (One Game Playoff)
#2 UQTR defeated #5 Windsor 5-3


CANADA WEST
- One berth at University Cup (Saskatchewan)
  • FINALS (Best-of-3)
#3 Saskatchewan defeated #4 Calgary 2 games to 1 (1-2 OT, 4-1, 2-1 3OT)

For more information visit the CIS site or the AUS/OUA/CW sites.