The Wells College men's basketball team dropped an 86-67 game against North Eastern Athletic Conference opponent Wilson College on Sunday, Feb. 4 at the Schwartz Athletic Center. Wilson outscored Wells by 27 points from behind the 3-point line, as the Phoenix made 15 threes to six successful 3-point attempts for Wells.
The Express held strong in the opening nine minutes and held a 19-18 lead when Tyree Fisher nailed a jumper. That capped an 8-1 run for Wells. Wilson responded with a 14-5 run for a 10-point lead and never trailed again.
Wilson was 10-for-19 from the 3-point line in the second half and extended its largest lead to 31 points. Four players scored in double figures for the Phoenix.
Wilson improved to 15-6 overall and 9-3 in the NEAC. Wells is 6-15 with a 4-8 conference record.
Wells is back home Wednesday, Feb. 7 at 5 p.m. against Penn College.