ST. THOMAS — Jeff Jones wondered if his players on the University of the Virgin Islands’ men’s basketball team learned anything from their first loss of the season.

As it turned out, the Buccaneers’ players learned a lot, fighting back from a slow start in the first half Sunday night for a 75-67 victory over Doane University in the UVI Classic at the UVI Sports and Fitness Center.

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