Second-half surge puts men's basketball over Lancaster Bible

Second-half surge puts men's basketball over Lancaster Bible

LANCASTER, Pa. – The Wesley College men's basketball comeback in the second half to down the Lancaster Bible Chargers, 83-78 in a non-conference clash on the road on Wednesday.

All five Wolverine starters notched eight or more points in the contest, led by Evan Anderson. Anderson paced the Wolverines with 22 points on 7-of-13 shooting from the field. Anderson knocked down three three-pointers and was 5-of-7 from the free-throw line. Anderson also grabbed four rebounds and stole the ball twice.

Brian Cameron tallied 19 points, draining four of his five field goals from beyond the three-point line and added five assists. JW Lawson recorded 11 points, six rebounds, three steals and two assists.

Paul Clemons and Mychal Stefanides each registered eight points and seven rebounds apiece.

Brandon Lewis scored six points while George Cook collected five points, five rebounds and two assists from off the bench.

Herbie Brown led all scorers with 36 points for the Chargers.

Facing a 41-34 halftime deficit, the Wolverines got out to a 24-10 run in the first 10 minutes of the second half to overtake the Chargers.

The Wolverines went 47.5 percent (28-59) from the field, including going 14-of-26 shooting in the second half.

The Wolverines (2-5) will head south to Roanoke, Va. this weekend to take part in the Cregger Invitational, hosted by Roanoke College. The Wolverines will open the tournament with the Hood Blazers on Saturday. Game time is set for 3 p.m.