SECOND STAR, Zac Overwater, Basketball

SECOND STAR, Zac Overwater, Basketball

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Game log: Friday, January 4 – 32 points, 10 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 blocks, and 2 assists in 97-89 road win vs. Saskatchewan  / Saturday, January. 5 – 25 points, 10 rebounds, 2 assists, and 1 block in 98-73 road victory over Saskatchewan.

eturning from semester break and mired in a six-game losing streak, fifth-year guard Zac Overwater recorded back-to-back double-doubles to lead his Lethbridge Pronghorns to a road sweep of the Saskatchewan Huskies. The sweep was the first by the Pronghorns in Saskatoon since 1998. 

In the weekend opener, Overwater led all scorers with 32 points on an efficient 13-for-19 shooting, while grabbing 10 rebounds to go along with three assists, three blocks, and two assists in a 97-89 win over the Huskies.

The next night, the new media student poured in 25 points to lead the Pronghorns to a 98-73 win. He completed the double-double, grabbing another 10 rebounds. 

On the season, Overwater leads the Pronghorns in both points and rebounds averaging 18.3 point and 7.9 rebounds. 

Overwater and his Pronghorn teammates will take on the Mount Royal Cougars in a home-and-home series this weekend, beginning Thursday night in Calgary.