Ottawa loses some veterans this year. However, once again Coach Deruoin has shown that he can recruit to keep the Gee-gees as contenders. This season he is bringing in some top rookies (such as top prospect Tyler Chase from NS) and transfers such as (Sean Stoqua) from Acadia.

His just announced latest catch is a dandy. Kenny Jean Louis. A native of Montreal , Kenny starred with the Cape Breton Capers. Last season he averaged twenty points a game , shooting 50 % from the field and 80% on FT. He also averaged 8.6 rebounds a game. All this while getting two degrees, a B.A. and B.Ed. Kenny is accepted into the Masters of Education program at uOttawa and can play this year.

Coach Deruoin has also recruited Connor Gilmore who starred with Mac. This transfer will not be eligible to play until 2018.