ST. THOMAS — Maybe the University of the Virgin Islands’ men’s basketball team shouldn’t have taken a few days off.

The Buccaneers, strugging with their shot after three days away from the court, nonetheless stuck with University of Michigan-Dearborn until the final minutes, with the Wolverines handing UVI a 76-60 loss Friday night at the UVI Sports and Fitness Center.

— Contact Sports Editor Bill Kiser at bkiser@dailynews.vi.