The Weber State Wildcats are looking for another Big Sky Conference win tonight when they face the University of Nevada Wolf Pack at the Lawlor Events Center. Tipoff is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. MST.
Weber State, 11-13 overall and 6-7 in league play is coming off of an impressive 93-77 road win over Northern Arizona Thursday night. In that game, the Wildcats led by as much as 26 points in the second half, but allowed the Lumberjacks to pull within 11 points four times in the final 3:37.Weber State had five players in double figures led by freshman guard Elroy Miller with 20 points.
Nevada is coached by Len Stevens in his fourth season with the Wolf Pack.
Nevada is averaging nearly 20 three-point shots taken per game. In additon to the Pack's outside proficiency, they have 6-foot-10 250-pound center Ric Herrin who is averaging in double figures in scoring and nine rebounds per game.
Four other players average in double figures for Nevada. Matt Williams, a 6-3 senior guard averages 12 points per game.
Key players for the Wildcats should be forward David Baldwin, who scored 18 points on Thursday, forward Al Hamilton who had 15, guard Jason Joe who tallied 14 and Aaron Bell.
The game will be broadcast on KLO AM-1430.