Dover, Del. - The Wesley Men's Basketball team took on the Cairn Highlanders in their first home match up of 2020 on Friday, January 3rd. The team defeated the Highlanders 90-83. Brian Cameron led the Wolverines by posting an impressive 36 points. Greg Bloodsworth posted 22 points while Michael McCants tallied 10 in the team win.
McCants got scoring started for the Wolverines off a layup in the first two minutes of the game. The scoring continued on both sides of the ball. Halfway through the first the score tied at 15-15. At the end of the half, the score remained tied 40-40. A layup by Michael McCants put the Wolverines on top to begin the second half, but both teams continued to trade points. Wesley pulled off 50 more points to Cairns 43 to take the win.
The Wolverines shot 43.8 percent from the field, 52.6 from behind the arc and 55.2 percent from the free throw line.
Next up, the Wolverines will play Marymount on Wednesday January 8th immediately after the Women play Marymount. Tip-off is scheduled for 8:00 p.m.