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BU Loses Again in Vegas

By WEEK Producer

BU Loses Again in Vegas

December 24, 2012 Updated Dec 24, 2012 at 12:03 AM CDT

For the second straight night, Bradley loses a heartbreaker in Las Vegas. After dropping a 66-65 overtime decision to Virginia Tech on Saturday night, the Braves lost to Portland 57-55 in the Las Vegas Classic consolation game.

Bradley shot just 31 % for the game, enduring a 7:20 field goal drought late in the second half. Bradley was led in scoring by Dyricus Simms-Edwards with 15 points. Will Egolf and Walt Lemon Jr. each had 10 points for Bradley

The Braves drop to 8-4 on the season. They open the Missouri Valley Conference season this Saturday at home against Drake. Game time is 7 pm.