Al Hamilton scored 22 points and pulled down nine rebounds and fellow forward Aaron Bell added 21 points as Weber State defeated Boise State 76-65 Saturday night in a Big Sky Conference basketball game.
It was the Wildcats' third straight win and improved their record to 9-10 overall and 4-4 in the Big Sky. Boise State had their two-game winning streak snapped and fell to 11-9, 4-6.Boise State trailed 35-34 at intermission but grabbed a four-point lead in the opening minutes of the second half.
But Weber State center David Baldwin's field goal put the Wildcats up for good 53-51 midway through the period. Bell scored 15 of his points in the second half.
Boise State was led by forward Billy Fikes and center Tanoka Beard with 15 points each. Guards Jeff Sanor and Jeff Vaughn added 12 apiece for Broncos.
Weber State missed its only two three-point attempts, while Boise State was 7-for-15 in three-pointers. But the Wildcats dominated inside play, outrebounding their hosts 30-23.