Scores

Final

Weber State 77

(9-7, 3-0 Big Sky)

E Washington 69

(9-8, 3-2 Big Sky)

    4:05 PM ET, January 11, 2009

    Reese Court, Cheney, Washington

    1 2 T
    WEB 38 3977
    EWU 33 3669

    Top Performers

    Weber State: K. McCoy 21 Pts, 12 Reb, 4 Ast, 1 Stl

    Eastern Washington: A. DeLeon 14 Pts, 5 Reb, 3 Ast, 2 Stl

    Weber St. 77, E. Washington 69

    Associated Press

    CHENEY, Wash. -- Kellen McCoy had 21 points and 12 rebounds and, made four foul shots in the final 21.8 seconds to secure Weber State's 77-69 Big Sky Conference victory over Eastern Washington Sunday.

    Nick Hansen added 19 points and Steve Panos 17 for the Wildcats (9-7, 3-0).

    Benny Valentine came off the bench to score 17 of his 20 points in the second half for the Eagles (9-8, 3-2).

    Trailing by 17 points midway through the second half, Eastern Washington staged a furious rally and closed to within 68-65 with 2:35 left.

    Weber State answered with a free throw by McCoy and a baseline drive and dunk by Daviin Davis to push the Wildcats' lead back to six points at 71-65 with 1:30 remaining. The Eagles got to within four points twice before the Wildcats closed out the game at the foul line.

    Mark Dunn and Adris DeLeon each chipped in 14 points for the Eagles.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    WEB
    EWU
    Points 77 69
    FG Made-Attempted 21-47 (.447) 23-60 (.383)
    3P Made-Attempted 6-17 (.353) 5-23 (.217)
    FT Made-Attempted 29-37 (.784) 18-28 (.643)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 26 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 17 8

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