A night after losing their season opener in overtime, the Colorado Mesa men's basketball team lost to Dallas Baptist 86-62 on Saturday night at Brownson Arena.
Tied at 33 at halftime, the Patriots outscored the Mavericks 53-29 in the second half. For the game, Dallas Baptist shot 61% from the field while CMU shot just 35%.
Dallas Baptist's Boy Van Vleit led all scorers with 30 points. Emilio Acedo scored a CMU-high 18 points.
The Mavs begin the season 0-2. They play in the Western State tournament beginning next Friday night when they face Midwestern State.