The Providence Pilots men's and women's basketball teams have secured first-place in the Northern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference standings.

Four games were won between the two teams this past weekend in Fort Totten, North Dakota. The men won 103-88 over Cankdeska Cikana College on Friday and then 92-87 on Saturday. The women also won both their games against Cankdeska Cikana College 85-56 on Friday and 85-43 on Saturday.

“We were able to generate a lot of good shot opportunities, which led to us shooting the ball very well in both games,” says Pilots women’s coach Joel Coursey. “I think this past weekend’s success will help propel us into our three-game road trip to Minneapolis before the Christmas break.”

Meanwhile, in volleyball, both the men’s and women’s teams were beaten by the Canadian Mennonite University Blazers on Friday before bouncing back with victories over the Red River College Rebels on Saturday.

The men are tied with CMU for first place in the Manitoba Colleges Athletic Conference after eight matches while the women are alone atop the standings.

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Sunday, December 10th

Carillon Senior Hocke League
St. Malo 6 Lac du Bonnet 4

HTJHL
St. Adolphe 5 Red River 4
Springfield 8 Steinbach 0

KJHL
St. Malo 9 Lundar 2

MJHL
Dauphin 4 Neepawa 2

City AAA Midget Hockey League
Wpg Hawks 6 Eastman 2

Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League
Central Plains 3 Interlake 2 (OT)
Southwest 6 Pembina Valley 3
Yellowhead 8 Norman 2
Wpg Thrashers 5 Parkland 3

AHL
Manitoba 6 Milwaukee 1

NHL
St. Louis 3 Buffalo 2 (OT)
Chicago 3 Arizona 1
Toronto 1 Edmonton 0
Minnesota 4 San Jose 3 (OT)

NFL
Buffalo 13 Indianapolis 7 (OT)
Carolina 31 Minnesota 24
Chicago 33 Cincinnati 7
Green Bay 27 Cleveland 21 (OT)
San Francisco 26 Houston 16
Kansas City 26 Oakland 15
Detroit 24 Tampa Bay 21
Dallas 30 N.Y. Giants 10
Arizona 12 Tennessee 7
Denver 23 N.Y. Jets 0
L.A. Chargers 30 Washington 13
Jacksonville 30 Seattle 24
Philadelphia 43 L.A. Rams 35
Baltimore at Pittsburgh, 7:30 p.m.

NBA
Toronto 102 Sacramento 87
Boston 91 Detroit 81
Indiana 126 Denver 116 (OT)
Minnesota 97 Dallas 92
New Orleans 131 Philadelphia 124
New York 111 Atlanta 107

Monday, December 11th

HTJHL
Mitchell at St. Adolphe, 8 p.m.

MJHL
Showcase
@ Bell MTS Iceplex in Wpg
Virden vs Selkirk, 4 p.m.
Portage vs OCN, 6 p.m.
Winkler vs Wayway, 7 p.m.

NHL
Washington at New York Islanders, 6 p.m.
Colorado at Pittsburgh, 6 p.m.
Dallas at New York Rangers, 6 p.m.
Florida at Detroit, 6:30 p.m.
Vancouver at Winnipeg, 7 p.m.
Carolina at Anaheim, 9 p.m.

NBA
Miami at Memphis, 7 p.m.
Boston at Chicago, 7 p.m.
Charlotte at Oklahoma, 7 p.m.
New Orleans at Houston, 7 p.m.
Toronto at L.A. Clippers, 9:30 p.m.
Portland at Golden State, 9:30 p.m.

NFL
New England at Miami, 7:30 p.m.

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