OGDEN — The Weber State men's basketball team got its first chance to play against another team and the 'Cats made the most of it, dominating the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs 101-55 in an exhibition game Monday night. It was Weber State's only exhibition game of the season.

The Wildcats dominated the game from the start, jumping out to a 42-17 lead at halftime and cruised to the victory. The 'Cats led by as many as 51 points during the game. They shot 59 percent from the field, including 10-23 from 3-point land. Weber State also pulled down 37 rebounds and dished out 21 assists. They also forced the Mountain Lions to 22 turnovers.

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Senior Kyle Bullinger led five Wildcats in double figures scoring posting a game-high 17 points on 7-10 shooting. Damian Lillard, in his first action since breaking his foot last December added 16 points, along with four assists and four steals.

Scott Bamforth had 13 points and a game-high five assists. Off the bench Byron Fulton added 13 points and freshman Geluan Wheelwright had 10.

The Wildcats will begin the 2011-12 regular season this Friday when they host Northern New Mexico at 8:00 p.m. at the Dee Events Center.

The 'Cats host Utah State on Tuesday, Nov. 15.