OGDEN, Utah (AP) -- Coric Riggs tied a career high with 23 points
and Weber State ended a six-game losing streak with an 85-72
victory over Southern Utah Tuesday night.
Weber State's David Patten scored 12 points, and Dan Henry and
Clint Burris added 11 and 10 points, respectively, off the bench.Weber State (4-6) shot 76 percent from the field and built a
22-point lead in the first half.SUU (1-9) had a 7-0 run to end the first half and a 14-6 run to
start the second to cut the Wildcats' lead to 52-45 with 14:41
remaining.WSU used a 14-3 run over the next five minutes to put the game
away.The Thunderbirds were led by Lubor Olsovsky with 17 points. Nate
Janes scored 11 points and Justin Allen had 10 for the
Thunderbirds.For the first time in six games, the Wildcats shot better than
38 percent from the field. WSU finished with 61.2 percent shooting.
SUU shot 46.4 percent.Southern Utah's only win this season was 68-47 over Weber State
in Cedar City on Nov. 29.