The Ferris State men’s basketball team allowed 167 points in two conference losses over the weekend.
After holding a slim halftime lead in the first contest, Ferris was outscored 53 to 26 the rest of the game and lost 81–55 at the hands of Lake Superior State. The Lakers had four players with double-digit point totals and shot 64 percent from the field in the second half.
On Saturday, the Bulldogs lost 86–72 to Saginaw Valley State for their second consecutive home loss. The Cardinals outscored the Bulldogs by 19 points in the second half to cruise to victory. As a team, Ferris shot just 36.8 percent from the field.
The Bulldogs fell to 6–6 overall and 4–3 in the conference this season. Ferris plays at rival Grand Valley State tomorrow at 8 p.m. The Bulldogs defeated the Lakers by 26 points in a contest earlier this season.