BC Lions 14 @ Hamilton Tiger-Cats 43

Game Details

  • Week 16
  • 105th Game of Regular Season (118th Overall)
  • Sunday, Oct 15, 1995 1:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Ivor Wynne Stadium in Hamilton, ON
    • Surface: Fixed Artificial Turf (AstroTurf-like)
    • Attendance: 23,112
    • Capacity: 29,183
  • Broadcaster:
    • CBC

Game Notes

Game Summary

Hamilton totally dominated the B.C. Lions this weekend sending a message to the rest of the South Division to look out for them in playoffs this year. Hamilton assured themselves of finishing at least fourth in the Division with the win. Earl Winfield got things going for the Tiger-Cats. His 53 yard TD pass from Steve Taylor and Paul Osbaldiston’s ensuing convert were the only points scored in the first quarter. Osbaldiston put a field goal attempt through from 23 yards out early in the second quarter giving Hamilton a 10-0 lead. Minutes later Kalin Hall caught a 12 yard pass from Taylor to record the first of four TDs on the day. Osbaldiston kicked the convert. Hamilton’s next score came on a 44 yard off-tackle run by Hall. Osbaldiston’s convert put the Tabbies ahead by 24. B.C. did get on the board before the end of the half. Yo Murphy took an 11 yard pass from Danny McManus into the end zone for the major. Lui Passaglia kicked the convert. Hamilton punter Hank Ilesic took advantage of the wind sending a punt 78 yards into the end zone giving Hamilton an 18 point lead at half-time. The rout continued in the third quarter. Osbaldiston kicked a 25 yard field goal opening second half scoring. Hall recorded his third TD of the game a couple of drives later on a 14 yard pass from Taylor. Obaldiston kicked the convert. llesic notched his second single of the game with an 83 yard kickoff into the end zone. Newly acquired B.C. running back John Leach got on the board with a 1 yard TD rush. Passaglia’s convert made B.C.’s final score 14. Hall took the ball across the goal line once more for the Tabbies. His 1 yard rushing TDs tied a Hamilton record for most TDs in one game. Osbaldiston’s convert gave Hamilton 43 points on the day.

Source: Game Review, 1995 CFL Weekly Statistical Package

1994 and 1995 Hamilton and BC Matchups
1994Week 3HAM 25 @ BC 42 OT
1995Week 12HAM 14 @ BC 49
Week 16BC 14 @ HAM 43

Tiger-Cats record vs Lions (Regular Season)

Last decade (1985 to 1994)
  • at Hamilton 4–5–0 (0.444)
  • at BC 4–6–0 (0.400)
  • Hamilton Total 8–11–0 (0.421)
All-time (through 1995)
  • at Hamilton 14–10–0 (0.583)
  • at BC 8–14–3 (0.380)
  • Hamilton Total 22–24–3 (0.480)

Streaks as of Oct. 15, 1995 (Regular Season)

Tiger-Cats streak at home vs Lions
Tiger-Cats streak overall vs Lions


1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 0 7 0 7 14
Tiger-Cats 7 18 11 7 43

Lions coach: Dave Ritchie, II (L)
Tiger-Cats coach: Don Sutherin (W)

Lions (9-7-0) Next @ Stallions Oct 21
Tiger-Cats (8-8-0) Next @ Rough Riders Oct 21

Game Time Weather in Hamilton, ON

October 15th Hourly Weather Summary for Hamilton
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Burlington Piers (AUT) 1:00 PM Breezy and Mostly Cloudy 10.9°C NNE (230°) at 24 km/h 50% 100.12 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 2:00 PM Breezy and Mostly Cloudy 10.8°C NNE (230°) at 30 km/h 50% 100.15 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 3:00 PM Breezy and Mostly Cloudy 10.9°C NNE (240°) at 24 km/h 49% 100.14 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 4:00 PM Breezy and Mostly Cloudy 9.9°C NNE (250°) at 30 km/h 54% 100.16 kPa
Burlington Piers (AUT) 5:00 PM Breezy and Mostly Cloudy 8.8°C NNE (240°) at 22 km/h 60% 100.16 kPa

Conditions at Burlington Piers (AUT) (5.75 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Data from Dark Sky. Contains supplemental data (Conditions, Pressure, Cloud cover) from Dark Sky estimated conditions.

League Records Set and Approached in BC @ HAM
Including known plays over 55 yards

ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR


  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)


  • Steve Daniel/CFL


  • Data is verified (Data Complete)