ST. THOMAS — Playing back-to-back games can take a toll on any sports team — especially one as short-handed as the University of the Virgin Islands’ women’s basketball team.

But the Lady Buccaneers also learned a few things during their two-game stretch against the University of the Cumberlands, capped by a 59-38 loss Thursday night at the UVI Sports and Fitness Center.

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