OIT Recap: Lady Owls sweep conference openers

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The Oregon Tech Lady Owls swept the first weekend of Cascade Collegiate Conference basketball play, beating Corban and Northwest Christian.

Nicole Aboumrad led four Lady Owls in double digits. She had 16 points in a 73-65 win over Corban, but head coach Scott Meredith couldn’t say enough about the 13 minutes he got from freshman Karly Leveque.

OIT is 8-2 on the season, 2-0 in conference and winners of six straight. The Lady Owls beat NCU on Saturday 56-50.

Other CCC Women’s Basketball Scores

College of Idaho 71, Warner Pacific 54
Southern Oregon 79, Northwest Christian 68
Eastern Oregon 89, Concordia 56 

College of Idaho 86, Concordia 57
Southern Oregon 92, Corban 74
Evergreen State College 55, Northwest 46
Eastern Oregon 84, Warner Pacific 59

OIT Men Split During Opening Weekend

Oregon Tech men’s hoops opened CCC play at Corban on Friday as well.

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The Owls won 73-59 and picked up two three pointers from Flint on the night. Mihajlo Matic scored a game-high 15 points and Alex Zerbach had a double-double with 10 points and 12 rebounds.

OIT lost Saturday 63-52 to Northwest Christian.

Other CCC Men’s Basketball Scores

Warner Pacific 70, College of Idaho 57
Eastern Oregon 90, Concordia 75
Southern Oregon 71, Northwest Christian 69

College of Idaho 78, Concordia 67
Southern Oregon 71, Corban 45
Eastern Oregon 61, Warner Pacific 59
Northwest 94, Evergreen State Cocllege 89