Eagles come apart in fourth quarter, fall back into last place

Kwantlen Eagles head coach Stefon Wilson shouts instructions from the sideline.

Kwantlen Eagles head coach Stefon Wilson shouts instructions from the sideline. – Brian Jones Photo

 

I had my victory article ready. I had jotted down intended postgame questions like “What was the key to the win tonight?” and “How huge is to finally get two wins in a row during this stretch of the season?”

In my head, I already had the title: “Eagles complete weekend sweep, move one step closer to playoffs.”

Then the fourth quarter came, and along with it a complete breakdown.

On Saturday, Feb. 2, the Quest University Kermodes outscored the Kwantlen Eagles 38-14 in the final 10 minutes, overcoming a double-digit deficit and going on to win 102-87.

Notes were scribbled over, pages were torn out, and my victory article was scrapped.

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