Thursday, February 28, 2013

UNB vs. SMU: A Playoff History

When the University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds and Saint Mary's Huskies face-off in the AUS Finals starting Saturday night at the AUC it will mark only the 4th time the two teams have met in a playoff series - all since the 2002-03 season. It is also the 3rd time in the last 6 years they have met for the AUS Championship. Here are how the first three meetings unfolded:

2002/03 Quarter-finals: UNB defeated SMU 2 games to 0 (2-0, 3-1)
2007/08 AUS Finals: UNB defeated SMU 2 games to 0 (3-2 OT, 3-2 OT2)
2008/09 AUS Finals: SMU defeated UNB 2 games to 1 (1-5, 3-2, 5-1)