A tight game to the final minutes, the BC Lions defeated the Ottawa Redblacks 40-33 at home in BC Place, with 19,703 people filling the seats.
Chris Rainey, Richie Leone, Travis Lulay, Emmanuel Arceneaux, Anthony Gaitor, and Terrell Sinkfield Jr. all contributed to BC’s win.
Meanwhile Ottawa’s Brad Sinopoli, Chris Milo, Chris Williams, and Mossis Madu Jr. all chalk points onto the board.
The Lions next kick off against the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in Manitoba.
Kickoff is scheduled for 11 AM Vancouver time.