Wednesday, March 13, 2013

V-Reds/Huskies History

The University of New Brunswick Varsity Reds begin their quest for a 5th University Cup in school history tomorrow night when they take on the hometown Saskatchewan Huskies at the Credit Union Centre in Saskatoon. Game time is scheduled for 7 PM CST (10 PM AST) and can be viewed live online on CIS TV. It will also be broadcasted (as all 7 tournament games will be) on UNB's own radio station CHSR-FM, which can be found at 97.9 FM on your radio dial, online at, or throughout New Brunswick on Rogers digital cable (channel 946).

This will mark the 4th all-time meeting between the Varsity Reds and the Huskies. The previous three match-ups have all occurred at the University Cup with UNB coming out on top each time.

1999/2000 in Saskatoon- UNB defeated Saskatchewan 5-4 in double OT in the semi-finals
2006/2007 in Moncton - UNB defeated Saskatchewan 2-1 in the first game of the tournament
2007/2008 in Moncton - UNB defeated Saskatchewan 4-0 in the semi-finals