The Brescia men's basketball team traveled to Upland, IN on Tuesday to take on the Taylor University Trojans. Brescia fell behind early but used a 10-0 run to pull ahead for its only lead at 27-25. The Trojans then closed the half on a 9-2 run to tame the Bearcats and take a 34-39 lead in to the break. In the second half, Taylor opened up with a 6-0 start and never looked back as they defeated Brescia 78-65.
Leading the way for the Bearcats were Ethan Saltsman and Jermain Langley, each with 14 points. Saltsman also added 5 rebounds and 2 assists. Langley also had 4 rebounds, 4 assists, 2 blocks and 2 steals. Trey Howard added 13 points for the Bearcats and Decarlos Collier chipped in 10 points.
Brescia falls to (4-2) on the season while Taylor improves to (3-3). The Bearcats next play on Wednesday at IU-South Bend.
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