After opening the Big Sky Conference schedule with a win over Eastern Washington Thursday night, the Weber State Wildcats take on the University of Idaho Vandals tonight in the Dee Events Center at 7:30 p.m. (MST).

Larry Eustachy enters his first season as a collegiate head basketball coach. He came from Ball State where he spent last season as an assistant to former Weber State player and assistant coach, Dick Hunsaker. Eustachy also spent two seasons as an assistant at Utah under Lynn Archibald and one season as an assistant under Tim Floyd at Idaho.The Vandals, picked by many pre-season basketball publications to win the Big Sky Conference, were 6-6 overall and 1-1 in conference play going into Friday night's game with Idaho State.