Laval rolls on to Ottawa

The Concordia Stingers men’s basketball team fell to the Laval Rouge et Or 81-63 in last Friday’s Quebec Student Sports Federation (QSSF) final in Quebec City. Forward Jean-Phillippe Morin netted a double double with 30 points and 10 rebounds to lead Laval to their fifth QSSF title.

The Concordia Stingers men’s basketball team fell to the Laval Rouge et Or 81-63 in last Friday’s Quebec Student Sports Federation (QSSF) final in Quebec City. Forward Jean-Phillippe Morin netted a double double with 30 points and 10 rebounds to lead Laval to their fifth QSSF title.
Going into the game as last year’s defending QSSF champs, the Stingers fell behind as Laval responded to an early Concordia lead with a 10-point run that saw them leading 16-13 at the end of the first quarter, a lead they would not relinquish again.
Playing in a hostile environment at Laval’s PEPS Centre, The Stingers could not recover any of their early rhythm and allowed the Rouge et Or to gain momentum. Morin, the QSSF’s leading scorer and MVP this season, got involved early on the defensive side with forward Jér

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