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Today we have a lot of people snubbing Kris Joseph from the pre season All Big East First Team, Canadians invade North Carolina, a look at the Canucks on the Aggies roster, lots of CIS news and more in this edition of Canadian Content ...


First we start off with some news on funding for the National Basketball program ... CBC News - Canada - Summer Olympic team sports get $6M boost


And now for some NCAA news starring Kris Joseph, who despite being named to the Wooden Award pre season list and a pre season First Team All American by at least one publication, did not make the pre season All Big East First Team ...

Big East Coaches Provide Kris Joseph With Motivation - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

Freeman Selected BIG EAST Preseason Player of the Year > The BIG EAST Conference > News

2010 Big East Media Day - ESPN

And we have a story here that features the Canadians on the team ... Aggies bench talented, unproven (3:20 p.m.) - Las Cruces Sun-News


And now for some high school news ...

A great look at the program that Ro Russell is running in North Carolina that has a heavy Canadian population ... Canadian hoops in Creedmoor | Video |

Boise State women's basketball team lands recruit from Canada | Boise State Basketball | Idaho Statesman

I wasn't quite sure where to put this video clip but since it shows not only Kevin Pangos but a few other up and coming high school ballers, along with some other vet players playing with the A Game hoops program, I put it here.


And now for some CIS news ...

The Antigonish Casket - X-Women hit the hardwood

Defending champion Huskies start season against UBC T-Birds

BU teams will need to find ways to find the hoop - women's team - Brandon Sun

University of Ottawa Gee-Gees - Jack Donohue Tournament

Bison Sports

2012 front-and-centre for Dinos - University of Calgary Dinos

New-look Dinos open in Victoria - University of Calgary Dinos

University of Guelph - Clark, Mason combo too much as Gryphons soar past Hawks

The CIS Blog: Basketball: St. FX hoops alum seeks help in spouse's cancer fight

DINOS HOOPS NEWS Canada West Men’s Basketball ... Editor - Wayne Thomas

Abbotsford News - Twin sisters to battle in CIS hoops opener 


For our Francophone readers we have some stuff from our colleague at ...

Une 32e saison de basketball collégial s'amorce | Basketball Québécois

Les Dynamiques de Ste-Foy sous le signe du renouveau | Basketball Québécois

This one is pretty interesting ... Un club de la NBA D-League à Montréal? | Basketball Québécois


And a last look from the CCAA on the Durham Lords winning weekend ... Durham Lords


And last but not least we have a great doc being promoted by Basketball Manitoba ... Basketball Manitoba - Toilers of '33 Short Film to Premiere Friday at Cinematheque in Winnipeg