Hansen helps Weber State down Idaho State 89-64
OGDEN, Utah (AP)—Nick Hansen scored 21 points—all on 3-pointers—and was one of four Weber State players in double figures as the Wildcats beat Idaho State 89-64 Saturday night and clinched a share of the Big Sky regular-season title.
Steve Panos finished with 14 points for the Wildcats (18-8, 12-2), who also earned the right to host the conference tournament March 9-10, at which they will be the No. 1 seeds.
Kyle Bullinger had 12 points and Lindsey Hughey 10 for Weber State.
Amorrow Morgan led the Bengals (7-20, 4-10) with 17 points. Austin Kilpatrick had 12, Todd Starks 11 and Demetrius Moore 10.
Late in the first half Hansen’s 3-pointer started a 14-2 stretch and helped Weber State make it 42-25 with 2:57 remaining before halftime.
Damian Lillard’s 3-pointer with 4:38 put the Wildcats up 79-48 for their biggest lead of the game.