Mountaineers jump into top ten basketball list


The Mohawk Mountaineers are No. 9 in the latest men’s basketball rankings released by the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association.

Mohawk, which has a 5-1 record in the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association West Division, jumped two positions from the previous week after a 97-77 win at Niagara.

The Sheridan Bruins, who are 6-0, to lead the OCAA West, are ranked No. 1 in the country.

Mohawk will be host to Humber Saturday (Nov. 23) at 4 p.m., at the David Braley Athletic and Recreation Centre. The Hawks are also 5-1.

The women tip things off Saturday at 2 p.m. Humber is 6-0 and Mohawk is 4-2.