The Enterprise State Community College Boll Weevils got the 2020 portion of their schedule started with a tough road matchup against Shelton State on Jan. 3 with ESCC falling 86-77.
The Boll Weevils shot 43.9 percent from the field but were outrebounded by Shelton State 43-24 and only collected a total of four offensive rebounds.
Ryan Davis led ESCC with 17 points, while Ryan Sanderson added 16 points and five rebounds. Mykil Wilson and Kinston native Hunter Davis each chipped in with 10 points. Davis also had seven rebounds in the loss.
Enterprise native Ja’Juan Hayes scored nine points off the bench and had three steals on defense, while Lucas Wells added 10 points.
ESCC returns home on Jan. 11 to host Chattahoochee Valley Community College at 4 p.m.