Bartlesville, OK — Oklahoma Wesleyan men’s basketball team fended off a barrage of 3-pointers to hold out for a 95-90 victory over Ottawa University at home on Tuesday night.
The visitors shot 13-of-22 from behind the arc, including four in a row late in the first half to keep the game very close.
However, the Eagles, behind the instructions of head coach Jason Beschta, held their nerve to secure the deserving five point victory.
Devin Harris scored 10 of his 18 points in the first to lead OKWU in scoring. He also finished with six assists and six steals.
Brian James supported well with 17 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the field, and nine rebounds, while the energetic Zack Bowie added 14 points off the bench.