N.J. Tech 66, Texas-Pan American 59

Chris Flores scored 23 points and New Jersey Institute of

Technology defeated Texas-Pan American 66-59 on Saturday.

Isaiah Wilkerson added 17 points and Jheryl Wilson had 11 for

the Highlanders (8-25, 3-3 Great West Conference), who snapped a

two-game losing streak. Wilkerson made 6 of nine field goal


The Highlanders shot 50.9 percent from the field (27 of 53) and

made 53.6 percent (15 of 28) in the first half on their way to

building a 32-21 halftime lead. NJIT has not allowed 60 points or

more in any of their wins this season.

The Broncs (4-24, 3-6) made only 8 of their first 24 shots, and

finished by going 20-for-46 (43.5 percent).

Nick Weiermiller scored 19 points, Aaron Urbanus added 13 and

Luis Valera had 11 for the Broncs, who have lost eight of their

past nine games.