A Morell native has his team one win away from playing for a national title.
Scott Morrison’s Lakehead University Thunderwolves beat the Cape Breton Capers 74-61 Friday in the opening game of the Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) men's basketball final 8 championship in Ottawa.
The Thunderwolves play Saturday at 6:30 p.m. in a semifinal with Sunday’s final set for 4:30 p.m. Both times are Atlantic
Morrison, who took over the Lakehead program in Thunder Bay, Ont., in 2003, was a four-year starter at UPEI, where he graduated in 2000 as the school's all-time assist and three-point field goal leader. A three-time academic all-Canadian, Morrison obtained his economics degree at UPEI before graduating from Dalhousie with a master's in business in 2002.