Panthers set to face Varsity Reds in Fridays Quarter-Finals

Panthers set to face Varsity Reds in Fridays Quarter-Finals

The 2018 Subway AUS Women’s Basketball Championship will be hosted by the AUS conference at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax, N.S., March 2-4, 2018.

The UPEI Panthers will take on the UNB Varsity Reds, Friday afternoon, in a do or die quarter final matchup. Stay tuned for a full playoff preview. 

The championship schedule is as follows: (seeding in brackets) 

Fri. March 2    
QF #1: Memorial (5th) vs. Saint Mary's (4th), 1 p.m.        

QF #2: UNB (6th) vs. UPEI (3rd), 3 p.m.     

Sat. March 3  
SF #1: Winner QF1 vs. Acadia (1st), 1 p.m.

SF #2: Winner QF2 vs. Cape Breton (2nd), 3 p.m.  

Sun. March 4
Championship Game: Winner SF #1 vs. Winner SF #2, 1 p.m.


Final AUS standings: http://atlanticuniversitysport .com/sports/wbkb/2017-18/ standings.

All games of championship will be broadcast live on Fibe TV (on TV1—channels 1 and 401) and available via webcast at

For more information on the 2018 Subway AUS Basketball Championships, visit the event website at: Single tickets will become available through the Ticket Atlantic box office Monday at 11 a.m.

The AUS champion will advance to the 2018 U SPORTS Women’s Basketball Final 8 championship, being hosted by the University of Regina, March 8-11 in Regina, Sask.   

Only the AUS champion is guaranteed a berth in the national championship.

For more information about the U SPORTS championship, please visit hips/wbkb/index.