For 36 minutes it looked like it was going to be a landmark win for the UBC Okanagan men's basketball team. The Heat had the No.4 team in the country reeling on their home court however the shorthanded squad's lack of depth caught up with UBCO and Calgary would score late and pull away as the Heat went for the upset win.
Scoring at least 20 points in all four quarters, the University of Calgary Dinos women's basketball team powered their way to a 92-40 victory against the UBC Okanagan Heat on Shoot for the Cure night at the Jack Simpson Gym.
The UBC Okanagan Heat men’s volleyball team fell in straight sets against the Brandon Bobcats on Saturday evening in Manitoba. As a result, the weekend sees the Heat men winless at the Healthy Living Centre, and improves the third ranked Brandon’s record to 12-4 holding fourth place in the conference standings.
The road was not kind to the Heat women's basketball team as they fell on Friday night to the Calgary Dinos by a final score of 66-43. The Heat will have to wait at least one more night the find that elusive first win of the Canada West season
The UBC Okanagan Heat had their first home court appearance of 2018 on Friday night, taking on the visiting University of Saskatchewan Huskies. After a tough fight in the first half, it was a single possession game at the break, but Saskatchewan put together a second half that kept the Heat at a distance as they rolled to a 93-63 road win.
U SPORTS TOP 10 TUESDAY (#16): The opening weekend of 2018 saw the Heat take down a fellow ranked foe twice on the weekend in the Alberta Pandas. With the sweep the UBC Okanagan women's volleyball team climb to fourth in the national rankings.
In what was one of the most exciting games of the Heat season, the fifth ranked UBC Okanagan women's volleyball team would battle to a four set win against the eighth ranked Alberta Pandas on Saturday night in the UBC Okanagan gym.
The UBC Okanagan Heat fell in their 2018 opener against the University of Alberta Golden Bears, 3-0 on Friday night. First serve on Saturday is scheduled for 7 p.m. in the UBC Okanagan gymnasium and live on Canadawest.TV.