The Calvin Knights (4-8 overall, 0-1 MIAA) opened their 2018 MIAA campaign with a 76-67 loss at the hands of the Adrian Bulldogs.
Adrian used a 16-7 run to end the first half and a 15-5 run to end the game to pull away for the win. Calvin led 61-60 before the late game run to seal the deal for Adrian. The Bulldogs are now 5-0 at home this season.
Jeremy Kalonji scored 20 points and Justin Webster had 18 points and 13 rebounds for Adrian (10-2 overall, 1-0 MIAA).
Junior Carlos Amoros-Gutierrez (Wyoming) led the Knights with 14 points off the bench while Austin Bykerk (Unity Christian) had 13 points to lead the starters.
Calvin will travel to Alma on Saturday for a 3 p.m. contest.