Good news in Portland: the Pilots keep on winning (11-5, 2-2 in the WCC).  Yesterday evening beating  Santa Clara (78-61) with two CBA Alumni being the catalysts.

Dutch senior Thomas van der Mars had 8 points and 12 rebounds in 33 minutes. He was 3-6 FG, 2-3 FT, and added, 2 assists, 2 steals and 1 block. The 12 rebounds being his third highest of the season (with a season high of 14 rebounds on the 3rd of December vs Portland State). He has also started  2015 well scoring 17 points and 8 rebounds vs #7 Gonzaga (loss, 87-75) on the 3rd of January. He averages 10.8 points and 7.9 rebounds for this season.

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Gerun on the right and Van der Mars on the right

Ukrainian senior Volodymyr Gerun had 4 points, 5 rebounds and 2 blocks in 12 minutes yesterday. He also played 29 minutes vs Gonzaga going for 8 points and 4 rebounds. He averages 10.1 points and 6.1 rebounds in 25.2 minutes in the 2014/2015 season.