Mohawk cage men top 1,000 points


The Mohawk men’s basketball team became the first squad to top 1,000 points this Ontario Colleges Athletic Association season with an emphatic 109-65 win over the visiting Sarnia Lambton Lions at the Fennell Gym on Wednesday (Jan. 18).

The Mountaineers came out on fire, taking a 15-0 lead.

Aminu Bello led Mohawk with 22 points. Manny Campbell had 16 and Tanner Lane added 15.

Mike Lucier led Lambton with 15 points.

The Mountaineers improved their record to 8-3 and are tied for first place in the West Region with Fanshawe and Humber, two points ahead of Niagara, which has two games in hand on Mohawk. Lambton is 3-8.

The Mountaineers are back on the court Saturday when they play the Sheridan Bruins, who have a 6-3 record, in Brampton at 8 p.m.