Rams win Darcel Wright Memorial Classic
TORONTO - The Ryerson Rams women's basketball team went 3-0 on home court to capture the championship at the Darcel Wright Memorial Classic this weekend at Coca-Cola Court.
The Rams came back in the fourth quarter to squeak out a 61-60 win in the opening round against the Regina Cougars, a favourite to be at the Final 8 this coming March. The following day Ryerson topped Bishop's in the semifinal by a 22-point margin, winning 78-56 to set up an all-OUA final with the McMaster Marauders.
Sunday's final was a back and forth affair through the first half but the Rams were able to pull away in the second half to win 79-68 and take the championship title.
Full results from the tournament are below.
Friday, October 19, 2018
Game 1 - 12:00 p.m. - Ryerson 61 vs. Regina 60 BOXSCORE
Game 2 - 2:00 p.m. - York 55 vs. Bishop's 73 BOXSCORE
Game 3 - 5:00 p.m. - Western 41 vs. Saskatchewan 76 BOXSCORE
Game 4 - 7:00 p.m. - McMaster 97 vs. McGill 73 BOXSCORE
*First team listed on Friday will wear light uniform
Saturday, October 20, 2018
Game 5 - 1:00 p.m. - Regina 81 vs. York 43 BOXSCORE
Game 6 - 3:00 p.m. - Western 69 vs. McGill 48 BOXSCORE
Game 7 - 5:00 p.m. - Ryerson 78 vs. Bishop's 56 BOXSCORE
Game 8 - 7:00 p.m. - Saskatchewan 71 vs. McMaster 72 BOXSCORE
Sunday, October 21, 2018
Game 9 - 10:00 a.m. - York 45 vs. McGill 70 BOXSCORE
Game 10 - 12:00 p.m. - Regina 62 vs. Western 53 BOXSCORE
Game 11 - 2:00 p.m. - Bishop's 66 vs. Saskatchewan 77 *3rd Place* BOXSCORE
Game 12 - 4:00 p.m. - Ryerson 79 vs. McMaster 68 *Championship* BOXSCORE
Live feed of all games will be available at OUA.tv - video only, no commentary.
Tickets can be purchased through the Mattamy Athletic Centre website.
Ryerson Students, Staff, Faculty - FREE with OneCard
Adult (General Admission) - $16.00 Day Pass or $28.00 Weekend Pass
Non-Ryerson Students, Alumni, Seniors - $11.00 Day Pass or $23.00 Weekend Pass
Children Under 12 - FREE