U of T Varsity Blues 74, University of New South Wales (Australia) 62… 6’0″ Evan Shadkami had 16 of his game-high 27 points in the decisive third quarter, combining with 5’9″ Chris Barrett to go 11-19 from three point land as the Blues moved to 2-0 on their Taiwan trip.
With the score tied at halftime, the Blues rode some hot three-point shooting to bust out to a double digit lead before cruising in the fourth for the victory. Barrett finished with 12 points, 7 assists and 5 steals, going 4-6 from downtown while Shadkami made 7 of 13 threes in another strong shooting performance from the rising sophomore guard from Toronto’s Central Tech. Toronto also forced 23 turnovers in the game.
Blues now face host National Taiwan Sport University tomorrow in their third game.