The Victoria College Pirates were defeated 97-91 by the Northeast Lakeview College Nighthawks in a Texas Collegiate Club Sports League basketball game Wednesday night at VC’s Sports Center.
The Pirates led 45-41 at halftime, but had three players foul out down the stretch, including Trey Dinnon, who led all scorers with 28 points. Cameron Ivey followed Dinnon in the VC scoring with 24 points, and teammate Reynard Wade added 19.
Victoria College’s next home game will be at 8 p.m. on Feb. 20 against Palo Alto College.
The Pirates will begin competing in the National Junior College Athletic Association in the 2019-20 season.