Newport News, Va. - The Wesley Men's Basketball team took on the Christopher Newport Captains but fell short of the tournament win,78-97. Brian Cameron, named to the All-Tournament team, led the team for the second game, posting 26 points and 11 rebounds. Terrence Braxton was also a big contributor, tallying 13 points and six rebounds.
Andrew Shepherd added a significant amount of points (9) to the loss.
The Captains got scoring going off a three-pointer, but Greg Bloodsworth answered back immediately with a three-pointer of his own. From there, Wesley continued to trail Christopher Newport but went into the half 43-50.
The second half started out like the first half, but the Captains pulled off 47 more points to Wesley's 35 to take the win and the tournament win.
Wesley shot 30 percent from the field, 30 percent from behind the arc and 71.4 percent from the free throw line.
The Wolverines will open the New Year on January 3rd as they host Cairn for a 6:00 p.m. Tip-Off.