Just 24 hours after having their national title hopes come to an end, the Ryerson Rams responded with a workman like effort beating the Dalhousie Tigers 84-66.
Ryerson went into the final quarter of the national semifinal down 12 and at one point of the third trailed by as many as 17, but rallied to within two before falling to the defending champs.
In their opening game of the U SPORTS Final 8 tournament the Ryerson Rams beat the Concordia Stingers 87-47 to advance to the national semifinal.
The Ryerson Rams U SPORTS championship dream officially gets underway Friday afternoon in Halifax when they take on the Concordia Stingers.
The Ryerson Rams men's basketball team, OUA silver medalists, earned the No. 3 seed at the national championship and will play Concordia in the quarter-final on Friday.
The Ryerson Rams men's basketball team fell 81-61 to the No. 1 ranked Carleton Ravens in the OUA Wilson Cup championship game on Saturday night.
For the fourth season in a row, the Ryerson Rams and Carleton Ravens will go head to head in the OUA Wilson Cup championship game.
The Ryerson Rams men's basketball team has punched their ticket to the 2019 OUA Wilson Cup championship game and U SPORTS Final 8 tournament.
The pair of fifth year seniors close their careers in the blue and gold with conference recognition - Mukama a first-team all-star and Charvis a second-team all-star.
Although Ryerson ended the season with a better record than the Golden Hawks, the playoff format has the Rams travelling to play the highest seed in the West.
The Ryerson Rams men's basketball team punched their ticket to the OUA semifinals when they beat the Ottawa Gee-Gees 84-61 on Saturday night.
Saturday night the Ryerson Rams men's basketball team will start their playoffs when they host the Ottawa Gee-Gees.