FROSTBURG, Md. – Fueled by a pair of double-doubles by junior forward Paul Clemons and freshman guard Brian Cameron, the Wesley College men's basketball team took down the Frostburg State Bobcats, 84-77 Saturday afternoon on the road in Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) action.
The Wolverines got out to a fast start over the Bobcats, grabbing a 20-point advantage at the halftime buzzer. The Wolverines extended their lead by as much as 24 points, a minute into the second half when Clemons put back a Jordan Johnson miss to make it a 52-28 game.
The Bobcats made a run in the second half to cut their deficit to as little as three in the waning moments of the game, but the Wolverines held off the Bobcats push to claim the conference victory.
Cameron recorded 26 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds for the Wolverines. Cameron knocked down seven of his 16 shots, including two three-pointers and went 10-of-11 from the free-throw line.
Clemons tallied 18 points and pulled down 11 rebounds. Clemons drained four field goals and converted 10-of-12 from the charity stripe. Clemons also added three assists from the front court.
Sophomore Evan Anderson and junior JW Lawson also chipped in with double figures in the win. Anderson scored 17 points while Lawson registered 14 points, six rebounds and four steals off the bench. Anderson drilled five shots from beyond the three-point arc.
Sophomore Tyrone Craven dished out a game-high six assists from the point.
Tyler Michael led the Bobcat effort, collecting 19 points and 12 rebounds.
The Wolverines (8-11, 6-6 CAC) will return to action on Wednesday, Feb. 1 when they host the No. 12 ranked Salisbury Seagulls in CAC play. Tipoff from Wentworth Gymnasium is scheduled for 8 p.m.