Weber State vs Portland State

Weber St. 88, Portland St. 81


PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Damian Lillard scored 38 points to lead Weber State to an 88-81 victory over Portland State on Saturday night.

Lillard, the nation's leading scorer, hit 8-of-14 from the 3-point line for the Wildcats (12-3, 4-0 Big Sky). Teammate Scott Bamforth added 21 points.

Chehales Tapscott led Portland State (7-9, 1-3) with 26 points and Nate Lozeau had 13 points.

Weber State battled back from a 15-point first half deficit and tied the score at 71 after Lillard hit his eighth 3-pointer of the night with 8:27 left to play. The Wildcats went up 78-75 on a runner by Jordan Richardson with 4:35 remaining, then closed out the Vikings by holding them to just one field goal in the final four minutes.

Weber State shot 53 percent from the field and Portland State shot 50 percent.

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Weber State Wildcats
D. Mahoney, F293-40-08136
K. Tresnak, C284-50-34158
D. Lillard, G4012-236-655238
S. Bamforth, G345-119-1050321
J. Richardson, G322-63-42417
B. Fulton172-30-01044
G. Wheelwright150-12-20212
J. Hajek51-10-01012
Totals 29-5420-2528132088
Portland State Vikings
C. Tapscott, F3310-155-683326
N. Lozeau, C314-55-641213
L. McMullan, G343-100-02017
C. Odum, G333-106-1043212
M. Harthun, G243-40-00049
G. Winston222-32-24137
R. Parker151-33-44045
M. Whitmore81-30-03012
Totals 27-5321-283082081
Big Sky
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
North Dakota12-317-8167
Weber St.11-316-9188
E. Wash.10-418-9129
Montana St.9-614-14252
Sac. State7-710-15285
Portland St.5-912-13266
N. Colo.5-109-17300
N. Arizona4-107-20341
Idaho St.3-116-21335
So. Utah3-115-22344
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Florida 56 Final
Tenn 67
GTOWN 62 Final
W Virg 74
DUKE 81 Final
GT 74
Missouri 59 Final
K-State 75
Baylor 73 Final
DART 47 Final
Kansas 72 Final
Oklahoma 61
BC 60 Final
NC 83
Ohio St 76 Final
Iowa 47
MU 66 Final
Syracuse 73
SC 64 Final
Kentucky 79
ND 67 Final
Louisville 65
Miami-FL 51 Final
Virginia 52
UConn 60 Final
RUT 67
SACL 60 Final
MRST 87 Final
Aus Peay 75
Miss St 88 Final
Arkansas 98