(WINDSOR, ON) – The OUA West leading Windsor Lancers (9-6) handed the visiting Nipissing Lakers their 19th straight defeat this season, winning at St Denis 93-71 Friday night. The 4th straight win puts Windsor 2 points clear of the 2nd place Western Mustangs.
Once again Alex Campbell stepped up to lead the Lancers, putting up a game-high 27 points while clearing the board for 4 rebounds and dishing 5 assists.
Campbell was joined in the double digit club by Marko Kovac, who dropped 24 points, and Isiah Osborne and Tyler Persaud with 18 and 12, respectively.
Mike Rocca was the big man on defense as he pulled down 7 boards while Kovac also contributed 5 steals.
The Lancers had just a 2-point lead after the 1st quarter, but they were just warming up. The Blue and Gold pushed their lead to 11 points by half time and were leading by 14 heading into the final frame.
Windsor made it rain in the 4th quarter, out-scoring Nipissing 21-13 to close out the game.
The Lancers will play their next three matches on the road starting with a tilt vs York in Toronto on Friday. They’ll follow that up by going head-to-head against Queen’s in Kingston the following night.