The Wells College men's basketball team fell by a score of 83-79 to Cazenovia College on Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 at the Schwartz Athletic Center. Four players scored in double figures for Wells.
The Express is 3-10 overall and 1-3 in the North Eastern Athletic Conference. Cazenovia is 3-9 overall and 2-2 in the NEAC.
Dames had five blocked shots and 14 rebounds. Ross led Wells with three steals. Anthony Nesci had seven assists.
Wells built an 11-point lead early in the second half, its largest lead of the game, when DeJesus made a 3-pointer from the top of the key and was fouled. He made the ensuing free throw to give the Express a 53-42 advantage.
The Express led 74-69 with 4:57 remaining on a layup by Fisher, but that was the last made field goal of the game for Wells. Cazenovia closed the game on a 14-5 run to come away with a comeback win.
Cazenovia made 15-of-22 free-throw attempts and Wells was 13-for-25 at the foul line.
In the previous meeting between the teams this season, Wells won 69-63 at Cazenovia on Dec. 2.
Wells continues conference play this weekend with a Saturday, Jan. 13 road game at Gallaudet University and a Sunday, Jan. 14 game at Penn State Abington.