Buffs Fall to Pittsburg State 85-79

Published 12/18 2013 09:25PM

Updated 12/18 2013 10:37PM

The West Texas A&M Men's basketball team lost to Pittsburg State on Wednesday, 85-79.

A 20-6 first half run helped Pittsburg State gain a lead before halftime and the Gorillas never looked back.  WT was led by Keon Pledger who scored 23 points.

The loss is the first for WT interim head coach Vinay Patel.  Patel, who took over for Rick Cooper seven games into the season is now 2-1.

The Buffs are off until after January 3rd when they host Hillsdale Baptist.

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