UTAH VALLEY WOLVERINES

Poor Three-Point Shooting Dooms Wolverines In Loss To Cal Baptist

Jan 29, 2020, 10:20 PM
Cal Baptist - Utah Valley...
Courtesy of Utah Valley Athletics

OREM, Utah – The Utah Valley men’s basketball team struggled to shot effectively beyond the arc and fell by four points against the California Baptist Lancers.

Utah Valley hosted Cal Baptist at the UCCU Center on Wednesday, January 29.

The Wolverines shot 43.1 percent overall but a dismal 18.2 percent from downtown doomed UVU to a 65-61 loss to the Lancers.

Cal Baptist’s Dejon Davis led the Lancers with 19 points on 8-17 field goals.

Utah Valley guard Isaiah White and Brandon Averette combined for 29 points in the loss.

White scored 15 points on 7-13 shooting. He added 9 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, and a block in 32 minutes of play.

Averette scored 14 points on 5-12 from the field and 4-4 from the free-throw line. He added 4 rebounds, 3 assists, and a steal in 28 minutes on the court.

With the loss, the Wolverines fell to 9-14 on the season including 3-5 in Western Athletic Conference games.

Cal Baptist improved to 15-6 overall and 5-2 in WAC play.

UVU has more than a week off before they return to the floor when they host Seattle Saturday, February 8. Tip-off between the Wolverines and Redhawks is scheduled for 2 p.m. (MDT).

Utah Valley Wolverines

Mark Madsen - Utah Valley Wolverines - BYU Cougars...
Trevor Allen

Utah Valley Basketball To Play In Jamaica Classic

The Utah Valley Wolverines announced that they will participate in the 2022 Jamaica Classic in Montego Bay, Jamaica in November.
11 days ago
Rice-Eccles Stadium...
Brian Preece

Teams Across Utah Celebrate Independence Day On Social Media

On the Fourth of July teams and programs across the state took to social media to honor the signing of our Declaration of Independence.
1 month ago
Tahj-Small-Utah-Valley-Wolverines-Basketball...
Kyle Ireland

Utah Valley MBB Signs Tarleton Transfer Tahj Small

Utah Valley men’s basketball head coach Mark Madsen announced that the Wolverines signed Tarleton State transfer Tahj Small.
2 months ago
Fardaws-Aimaq-UVU-Wolverines...
Kyle Ireland

Report: Former UVU Center Withdraws From 2022 NBA Draft

Former UVU and current Texas Tech center Fardaws Aimaq will reportedly withdraw from the NBA Draft and will play for the Red Raiders next season.
2 months ago
Cam-Alford-UVU...
Kyle Ireland

Utah Valley MBB Signs Junior College Transfer Cam Alford

Utah Valley men's basketball head coach Mark Madsen announced that the Wolverines signed junior college transfer Cam Alford.
3 months ago
Wyatt Lowell - BYU Basketball...
Mitch Harper

Former BYU/UVU Forward Wyatt Lowell Finds New Home In WCC

The former Cougar and Wolverine was at Snow College the past season. Now he's on the move to his fourth college.
3 months ago
Poor Three-Point Shooting Dooms Wolverines In Loss To Cal Baptist