After beating the No. 5 ranked Dalhousie Tigers in a home-and-home sweep last week, the U SPORTS No. 10 ranked Acadia Axemen fell short to the StFX X-Men, edged out 70-68 at the Scotiabank Centre, their first loss of the regular season.
The StFX X-Men beat the CBU Capers in an entertaining tight match-up in the second game of the 2017 Capers Fall Classic. The two rivals battled in the second half and the X-Men held off a late surge by the hometown Capers.
This year’s version of the basketball X-Men is the most experienced squad head coach Steve Konchalski has fielded in several years, as twelve players return, along with five seniors, four of whom were in the starting line-up on a regular basis.
X-Men basketball coach Steve Konchalski recently returned from Cairo, Egypt where he was a part of the historic World Cup championship victory with the Canadian U19 team. The 42-year veteran StFX coach was a mentor coach for the national squad. We sat down with Coach K to chat about his most recent coaching success.