The UNBSJ Seawolves took on the UKC Blue Devils in ACAA men’s basketball action Saturday in Saint John.
The lead climbed to as high as 15 points but the Blue Devils started their comeback in fourth quarter and brought it to within five with a couple of minutes to go. The Seawolves weathered the storm for a crucial 69-63 win to keep their playoff hopes alive.
Adam Lambert had another big game for the Seawolves with 25 points, 13 rebounds, 5 assists and 2 steals. Hunter Gray also came through with 22 points, 6 rebounds and 3 steals. Tanner Hoyt was also in double digits, scoring 11 points To go along with 5 assists.
The Seawolves improved their record to 2-10 while the Blue Devils now stand slightly ahead at 2-9.
The teams play the second half of the weekend double header tomorrow, February 2 at 2:00 PM in an important game for both teams. The winner will secure the tie-breaker for playoff positioning in the event of a tie in the standings.