TACOMA, Washington – Carlos Mancasola scored 19 points, but the Puget Sound men's basketball team lost to Texas Lutheran 88-69 in the final game of the McArthur Classic in the Memorial Fieldhouse on Sunday evening.
Puget Sound shot 30.6 percent (19-for-62) from the field, while the Bulldogs shot 46.9 percent (30-for-64). The Loggers were 7-for-29 (24.1 percent) from beyond the arc. The team was outrebounded by Texas Lutheran 56-33. Sterling Holmes led all scorers with 28 points for the Bulldogs.
Texas Lutheran (2-1) opened the game on a 9-0 run, and the Loggers (1-2) could never recover despite forcing 22 Bulldog turnovers.
Puget Sound will next play Trinity at the Pacific Lutheran Thanksgiving Tournament on November 27. The game is scheduled to tip-off at 6 p.m.
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