Ooks ride out comeback attempt to down Vikings

Ooks ride out comeback attempt to down Vikings

EDMONTON, Alta. – At times in what was a feisty affair, NAIT was able to hold off a late charge from the Augustana Vikings to come away with a victory on Friday night at home.

Holding a six-point lead after halftime and stretching it to eleven after three, the Vikings came within two with one-minute left to give a scare to the Ooks and its fans.

Led by Sean-Michael Clancey and his 35 points, the Ooks improved to 6-1 at home this season and stretched their win streak to three games.

The two teams are now tied in the standings for points, and the season series is now 2-1 for the NAIT Ooks.

Players of the Game

NAIT Ooks – Markus Taylor-Knighten

Augustana Vikings – Austin Brulotte

The Big Picture

NAIT Ooks – 9-6 - Second in the ACAC north division

Augustana Vikings - 9-4 - Third in the ACAC north division

What's Next?

The teams rematch tomorrow, January 18, 2020 at Augustana Gym