ST. THOMAS — The University of the Virgin Islands’ men’s basketball team has hit a slump lately, and head coach Jeff Jones said it has nothing to do with the team’s skills or abilities.

Instead, Jones believes the Buccaneers’ players have some serious soul searching to do after Friday night’s 96-67 loss to Keiser University at the UVI Sports and Fitness Center.

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