March Madness: Pair Of Canadians Lead Oregon To Elite 8
March Madness: Pair of Canadians lead Oregon to Elite 8
Canadians Dillon Brooks and Dylan Ennis each scored in double figures to help the Oregon Ducks defeat the Michigan Wolverines 69-68 on Thursday to advance to the Elite 8 of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament.
Brooks, the Pac-12 player of the year from Mississauga Ont., had 12 points along with four rebounds, and five assists, while Ennis of Brampton, Ont., chipped in with 10 points, five rebounds, and three assists.
Tyler Dorsey led the Ducks in scoring with 20 points and made the go-ahead layup with 1:08 left.
“We lean on him right now,” said Ennis. “He’s playing his best basketball, and it’s coming at …