CLAREMONT, California – The Puget Sound men's basketball team secured its fifth consecutive win by forcing 31 turnovers in an 89-84 win at Pomona-Pitzer as part of the Wells Classic Friday night.
Nate Vieira's 3-pointer with 1:48 left in regulation gave Puget Sound an 83-80 edge, and the Sagehens' (0-4) next possession ended with a turnover. During the Loggers' ensuing possession, they earned a couple of opportunities to make it a two-possession game thanks to offensive rebounds by Jimmy Wohrer and Vieira. Zion Shepherd laid in a basket with just over one minute on the clock, giving the Loggers an 85-80 lead.
Wohrer continued his outstanding start to the season by leading all players with 25 points. The junior is averaging 24.6 points per game and shooting 40.6 percent from 3-point range.
The Loggers take on Claremont-M-S on Saturday, Nov. 25, at 7:30 p.m.