A philosophical Wilson said: "The passing football was excellent, but we didn't quite have that cutting edge.
"It's a shame for the players because they believed they could come here and win but we have given a good account of ourselves.
"I have to say it was just one little bit of quality that was the difference. There was nothing in the game until they scored.
"Chances are few and far between against Premiership players and you've got to take them when they come, but we couldn't do that."