The UAA men's basketball team had a sub-par offensive performance in Friday's Great Alaska Shootout consolation game against Dartmouth of the Ivy League. The Seawolves fell, 64-52 and will take on UC Irvine in Saturday's 7th and 8th place game.
UAA shot only 33 percent from the field, and went particularly cold in the second half, where it was outscored 39-27. The Seawolves went to the locker room tied with the Big Green at 25 as Travis Thompson scored 11 points in the first half on 4 for 5 shooting.
Thompson finished with 11 points, and Phillip Hearn was UAA's only other player in double figures with 10. Dartmouth was led by David Rufful's 19 points.
In today's other consolation game, Central Michigan defeated UC Irvine, 82-72. Olivier Mbaigoto paced the Chippewas with 23 points. The Anteaters will face the Seawolves at noon Saturday for 7th and 8th place, while Central Michigan will play for 5th and 6th place at 2:00.