GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Jordan Davis had 34 points as Northern Colorado easily defeated Weber State 85-61 on Thursday night.
Trent Harris had 16 points for Northern Colorado (19-9, 13-4 Big...
Strickland’s late 3 lifts Portland St. over Weber St., 76-75
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Deante Strickland nailed a deep 3-pointer to give Portland State the lead with 24 seconds left and the Vikings held on to beat Weber State 76-75 on Thursday night.
Derek Brown added a pair of free throws with four seconds left to make it a four-point lead for Portland State (9-11, 4-5 Big Sky).
Weber State continues domination of Montana State, 93-84
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Jerrick Harding, the reigning Big Sky Conference player of the week, tallied 23 points, Brekkott Chapman scored 21 and Zach Braxton pitched in with a double-double to propel Weber State to a 93-84 victory over Montana State on Thursday night.
Weber State beats Portland State 95-88 in OT
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 23 points, and Brekkott Chapman had five of his 19 points in overtime as Weber State beat Portland State 95-88 on Saturday night.
Weber State (10-6, 4-1 Big Sky Conference) scored the last seven points in the extra period, and rebounded from a 90-82 OT loss at home to Southern Utah on Jan. 5 that snapped its four-game win streak.
Chapman’s double-double helps lead Weber St past NAU 77-52
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Brekkott Chapman finished with 17 points and a career-high 16 rebounds and Weber State pulled away from Northern Arizona in the second half for a 77-52 win Thursday night.
The Wildcats (9-5, 3-0 Big Sky Conference) led 31-27 at halftime before launching into a 20-3 run in which six different players scored. Caleb Nero's layup made it 53-32 with 13:51 remaining and Weber State led by at least 20 points the rest of the way.
Harding, Chapman help Weber State beat Idaho 93-87
MOSCOW, Idaho (AP) — Jerrick Harding made 6-of-6 free throws in the final minute and finished with 24 points, Brekkott Chapman had a double-double, and Weber State held off Idaho for a 93-87 win Monday.
Chapman finished with a season-high 21 points and 10 rebounds. Zach Braxton had 18 points, on 5-of-6 shooting, and Cody John scored 11 for Weber State (8-5, 2-0 Big Sky Conference).
Utah State snaps 2-game skid against Weber State, wins 76-67
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Sam Merrill scored 19 points and Utah State held off Weber State's late run for a 76-67 victory on Saturday.
Utah State (8-2) snapped a two-game skid against in-state rival Weber State (5-4).
Merrill made three 3-pointers. Neemias Queta added 15 points and Tauriawn Knight had 10 for the Aggies.
Cody John had 16 points to lead Weber State. Caleb Nero added 15 points, Zach Braxton had 14 and Brekkott Chapman 11.
Harding scores 30, Weber State beats BYU 113-103
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Jerrick Harding made 11 of 17 from the field, including 4 of 6 from 3-point range, and finished with 30 points to help Weber State beat BYU 113-103 on Saturday night.
Cody John tied his season-high with 22 points and Zach Braxton had 10 points and 11 rebounds for Weber State.
Durham’s 3 helps CSUB beat Weber St. for Junkanoo Jam title
BIMINI, Bahamas (AP) — Greg Lee scored 17 points and Damiyne Durham hit a 3-pointer with five seconds left to help CSU Bakersfield beat Weber State 68-67 on Sunday night in the championship game of the Junkanoo Jam.
Barnes’ buzzer-beating 3 lifts Weber State over CMU 78-76
BIMINI, Bahamas (AP) — Israel Barnes hit a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Weber State a 78-76 win over Central Michigan in the second night of the Junkanoo Jam on Friday.
Cody John grabbed the rebound off David DiLeo's missed free throw with 7.8 seconds left and drove it inside the top of the key before kicking to Barnes on the left wing.
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — Jerrick Harding set a Weber State single-game record with 46 points on Saturday to lead the Wildcats past Montana State 95-92 in overtime.
Weber State’s 9-game winning streak halted in loss to Eastern Washington
OGDEN — Weber State couldn’t make the late plays it needed on either end of the floor — including stopping Bogdan Bliznyuk in the paint — and saw its nine-game winning streak snapped with a 75-70 loss to Eastern Washington at the Dee Events Center.
Harding, Braxton lead Weber St. over Sacramento St. 83-73
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 21 points, Zach Braxton added 19 and Weber State beat Sacramento State 83-73 on Saturday night for its ninth straight win.
The Wildcats (19-7, 12-2 Big Sky Conference) remain in second place in the conference standings behind Montana. Sacramento State (6-21, 3-11) has lost six in a row.
Harding was 9-of-14 shooting and Braxton made 8 of 12 from the field while grabbing nine rebounds. Ryan Richardson added 16 points for Weber State.
Overtime Muscle: Weber State fights back, beats Northern Colorado 71-66
OGDEN — It was a sluggish start, but a nail-biting finish.
Sophomore guard Jerrick Harding and junior center Zach Braxton took care of business in overtime Saturday night to lift Weber State over Northern Colorado in a tough 71-66 win at the Dee Events Center.
“I really think that game was won tonight by our defense,” WSU head coach Randy Rahe said. “After we gave up 19 offensive rebounds, we were pretty fortunate to find a way.”
Braxton, Harding lift Weber St. past N. Colorado 71-66 in OT
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Zach Braxton scored a career-high 25 points and tied a career high with 13 rebounds and Weber State beat Northern Colorado 71-66 in overtime on Saturday night.
Jerrick Harding scored 23 points and made two free throws at the end of regulation to force overtime, and his jump shot with 2:53 left in the extra session made it 65-63 and Weber State (17-7, 10-2 Big Sky) never trailed again.
Weber State beats North Dakota 84-76 for sixth straight win
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Zach Braxton scored 22 points, Jerrick Harding 21 and Brekkott Chapman added 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead Weber State over North Dakota 84-76 on Thursday night.
Ryan Richardson scored 13 points for the Wildcats (16-7, 9-2), who won their sixth straight and remain alone in second place in the Big Sky Conference behind 12-0 Montana. The victory also snapped a four-game losing streak against the Fighting Hawks (8-16, 3-9).
Harding hits 5 3s, scores 29; Weber St. beats N. Arizona
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 29 points and Dusty Baker added 17, including a career-high tying five 3-pointers, to help Weber State beat Northern Arizona 87-55 on Saturday night.
Harding made 5 of 7 from 3-point range and finished 11-of-15 shooting. Ryan Richardson had 16 points and Zach Braxton scored 10 for Weber State (15-7, 8-2 Big Sky Conference). The Wildcats have won five in a row and eight of their last nine.
Weber State wins 4th straight, beats Southern Utah 90-80
CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) — Jerrick Harding and Dusty Baker each scored 21 points and Weber State extended its winning streak to four with a 90-80 win at Southern Utah on Thursday night.
The Wildcats remain in second place in the Big Sky Conference, two games back of unbeaten conference leader Montana and one game up on both Idaho and Eastern Washington.
Harding, Braxton lead Weber State past Idaho State 77-70
POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 22 points, Zach Braxton got his fourth double-double of the season and Weber State held off Idaho State for a 77-70 win Saturday night.
Braxton finished with 16 points on 7-for-11 shooting and hauled in 12 rebounds. Ryan Richardson added 15 points, all from long range to help Weber State (13-7, 6-2 Big Sky Conference) pick up its third-straight win.
Weber State turns back Portland State 82-79
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Ryan Richardson tallied 17 points, five rebounds and five assists and Ricky Nelson scored 17 on 5-of-6 shooting from the floor and free-throw line as Weber State slipped past Portland State 82-79 on Saturday night.
Weber State rallies in second half for 78-74 victory
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 21 points, Zach Braxton added 18 and Weber State defeated Northern Colorado 78-74 on Thursday night.
Harding was right on his average of 21.5 points per game that leads the Big Sky Conference. Ryan Richardson made three 3-pointers and scored 14 points with Ricky Nelson adding 12, including 10 of 11 free throws, for the Wildcats (10-6, 3-1 Big Sky), who have won three straight and six of seven.
Harding, Braxton pace Weber St. past S. Utah 92-76
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Jerrick Harding tied a career-high with 31 points and Zach Braxton finished with 22 points and 13 rebounds and Weber State beat Southern Utah 92-76 on Saturday.
The 6-foot-1 Harding shot 60 percent from the field (12 of 20) while Braxton tied his career highs in points and rebounds.
After trailing 43-32 at halftime, Southern Utah used an 8-2 run capped by three free throws from Brandon Better and the Thunderbirds trailed 57-54 with 11:26 to go.
Harding leads Weber State’s 95-55 rout of Northern Arizona
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 17 points and led six players into double-figure scoring as Weber State pummeled Northern Arizona, 95-55 in a Big Sky Conference contest on Thursday night.
The Wildcats, who fell to Idaho State in the conference opener, built a 12-point lead by intermission, 39-27, but then doubled the Lumberjacks offense in the second half, 56-28.
Weber State beats Presentation College 88-48
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Jerrick Harding and Ryan Richardson had 16 points each and Weber State wrapped its nonconference schedule with an 88-48 win over NAIA Presentation College on Friday night.
Dusty Baker added 15 points and Zach Braxton had 11 points and 10 rebounds. The Wildcats (7-5) will begin conference play with a three-game winning streak when they host Idaho State on Dec. 30.
Harding scores 30 as Weber State tops UAPB 96-74
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Jerrick Harding poured in 30 points and Weber State snapped a three-game skid with a 96-74 romp over winless Arkansas-Pine Bluff on Saturday night.
Harding hit 9 of 13 shots from the floor, including 4 of 5 from 3-point range, and 8 of 9 free throws for the Wildcats (5-5), who kicked off a six-game home stand — their longest in 35 years — in style. Ryan Richardson hit 4 of 7 from long range and scored 16, while Zach Braxton chipped in with 14 points and seven rebounds.
Short-handed Weber State gives BYU scare at Beehive Classic, Cougars win 74-68
SALT LAKE CITY — As it turns out, Weber State suffered more than just a 27-point loss Wednesday at Utah Valley.
Juniors Brekkott Chapman (foot sprain) and Zach Braxton (Achilles sprain) each left that game with injuries and later returned, but three days later, the injuries were serious enough to keep them off the court.
Their absences were notable and ultimately too much to overcome, but the Wildcats played Saturday like they didn’t care.
Haws scores season-high 24, BYU beats Weber State 74-68
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — TJ Haws scored a season-high 24 points as BYU defeated Weber State 74-68 on Saturday night in the second game of the inaugural Beehive Classic.
The tournament is scheduled to pit Utah, Utah State, BYU and Weber State against each other at the Utah Jazz's home arena with the opponents rotating each year.
Hopkins scores 29 to lead Fresno St. past Weber St., 83-71
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Jaron Hopkins had career highs of 29 points and seven steals and Deshon Taylor scored 18 to help Fresno State beat Weber State 83-71 on Thursday night.
Hopkins made a career-best 11 field goal on 16 attempts. Bryson Williams had 12 points and eight rebounds and Ray Bowles scored 11 for Fresno State (5-2).
Harding, Richardson lead Weber St past James Madison 73-65
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) — Jerrick Harding scored 21 points on 7-of-11 shooting and Ryan Richardson hit five 3-pointers and scored 18 to power Weber State to a 73-65 victory over James Madison at the Islands of the Bahamas Showcase on Saturday.
Zach Braxton contributed 13 points and eight rebounds for the Wildcats (3-1), who shot 55 percent (22 of 40) from the floor and 44 percent from 3-point range (8 of 18).
Braxton, Harding help Weber State beat West Coast Baptist
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Zach Braxton and Jerrick Harding combined to scored 29 of their 35 point in the first half and Weber State cruised to a 110-45 win over West Coast Baptist on Tuesday night.
Braxton, who was 5-of-6 shooting for 16 points and grabbed seven rebounds in the first half, finished with 18 points. Trevon Ary-Turner scored a career-high 22, including four 3-pointers, Ricky Nelson had 12 points and seven assists and Brenden Morris added 11 points for Weber State (2-0).
Richardson, Braxton lead Weber St past rival Utah St 65-59
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Ryan Richardson scored 20 points, Zach Braxton added 18 and Weber State held off Utah State 65-59 on Friday night in the season opener for both teams.
The Aggies cut a 10-point deficit to two with 3:02 remaining and was down by four with 22 seconds remaining when Braxton came up with a block. Dusty Baker then found Braxton behind the defense for a breakaway dunk with 15 seconds to go to seal the win.