Edmonton Eskimos 25 @ BC Lions 17

Game Details

  • Week 18
  • 69th Game of Regular Season (87th Overall)
  • Saturday, Nov. 3, 1979 11 PM EST ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Empire Stadium in Vancouver, BC
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 26,575
    • Capacity: 30,229
  • Broadcaster:
    • CTV

BC and Edmonton Matchups

1978 and 1979 Matchups
1978Week DBC 1 @ EDM 46
Week 8BC 10 @ EDM 18
Week 14BC 15 @ EDM 3
Week 18EDM 11 @ BC 33
1979Week ABC 32 @ EDM 27
Week 5EDM 14 @ BC 14
Week 11BC 8 @ EDM 40
Week 18EDM 25 @ BC 17

Lions record vs Eskimos
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1970 to 1979
  • at BC 5–8–2
  • at Edmonton 4–10–1
  • BC Total 9–18–3
All-time (through 1979)
  • at BC 15–25–3
  • at Edmonton 12–29–1
  • BC Total 27–54–4

Streaks as of Nov. 3, 1979
(Regular Season)

Lions streak at home vs Eskimos
Lions streak overall vs Eskimos

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Edmonton 6 10 0 9 25
BC 0 7 10 0 17

Edmonton coach: Hugh Campbell (W)
BC coach: Vic Rapp (L)

Edmonton (12-2-2) Next vs Calgary Nov 18
BC (9-6-1) Next @ Calgary Nov 10

Game Time Weather in Vancouver, BC

November 3rd Hourly Weather Summary for Vancouver
Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
8:00 PM Cloudy 9.3°C NNE (270°) at 7 km/h 93% 100.85 kPa
9:00 PM Cloudy 8.6°C NNE (300°) at 11 km/h 97% 100.85 kPa
10:00 PM Fog 8.7°C NNE (290°) at 7 km/h 97% 100.85 kPa
11:00 PM Fog 9.1°C NNE (260°) at 11 km/h 93% 100.85 kPa

Conditions at Vancouver Int'l A (15.90 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Credits

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • Data is verified (Data Complete)