Mount Olive College hosted the annual Pickle Classic basketball tournament with Barton College, Virginia State University and St. Augustine College participating.
BU lost to VSU in a 58-56 nail-biter on Friday and the Trojans of Mt. Olive dropped St. Aug 78-72.
The teams flipped flopped the competition for Saturday’s game and the Trojans fell to VSU, 55-51.
Barton defeated St. Augustine 81-64 on Saturday. Local Lakewood high school grad, Zach Faircloth, helped the cause with 2 of 4 field goals; 1 of 3 from the 3 point range; 2 assists; 2 rebounds; and 2 steals.