(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Falcons Men's Basketball team is now the top Ontario College in the CCAA National rankings, currently sitting in fourth overall. The Falcons have now won six straight games, including their biggest win of the season last Friday, defeating the previously #1 CCAA ranked Humber Hawks 79-72. The men's team was also named this week's OCAA Team of the Week. The #4 Falcons will face another Nationally ranked opponent this week as they host the #10 Mohawk Mountaineers on Wednesday, December 3rd at 8:00pm at the Glenn Johnston Athletic Centre. Other teams from the OCAA included Humber (6), Mohawk (10) and Georgian (15).
The Women's Basketball team remained in the CCAA National rankings this week but dropped to #15 following their first loss of the season. The ladies are 7-1 on the season, with the loss coming last week to the Humber Hawks, who are now ranked #10 in Canada. On Wednesday, December 3rd, Fanshawe hosts the Mohawk Mountaineers, who also sit at 7-1 in the OCAA West Division this season. The game begins at 6pm in the Glenn Johnston Athletic Centre. The only other team that was ranked from the OCAA was Algonquin (4).
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