Men’s Basketball drops high-scoring affair to Birmingham-Southern to open Black Tie Classic

Men’s Basketball drops high-scoring affair to Birmingham-Southern to open Black Tie Classic

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Wesley College men's basketball team suffered a 94-82 loss to the host Birmingham-Southern Panthers to open the two-day Black Tie Classic on Thursday.

Brian Cameron netted a game-high 29 points on 10-of-19 shooting. He added four rebounds, two steals and an assist. Cameron knocked down a pair of threes and was 7-of-8 from the free-throw line.

Evan Anderson and Brandon Lewis each tallied 14 points in the loss. Lewis was 5-of-7 from the field while Andersson notched two boards, an assist and a steal. Tyrone Craven tallied nine points, six rebounds, four assists and two steals.

Derick Charles paced the rebounding effort for the Wolverines with eight boards. He added six points from the low post.

Terrence Braxton and Tolu Babalola chipped in with six and four points respectively off the bench.

Birmingham-Southern were paced by Christian Stewart, who had 25 points, seven rebounds and two assists.

Wesley (4-6) wraps up the Black Tie Classic on Friday when they take on the Pfeiffer Falcons. The game is scheduled to start at 6 p.m. EST / 5 p.m. CST.