Weber St. 62, Dayton 61

Kyle Tresnak scored 16 points and Scott Bamforth added 15 as

Weber State rallied from a seven-point deficit, then held off

Dayton 62-61 Wednesday night.

Trailing 27-20, the Wildcats (2-2) went on a 16-2 run, with

Bamforth scoring eight straight points in the spree, including a

pair of 3-pointers.

Dayton (4-2) used a 7-0 spurt to tie it at 38, but couldn’t pull

ahead until a Josh Benson three-point play with 2:34 to go made it


Tresnak knotted the game with a free throw, then Bamforth hit a

3 with 1:26 remaining.

Benson trimmed the deficit to 60-59 with two free throws, which

Bamforth matched with 8 seconds left. Devin Oliver made a layup

with 1 second remaining for the final margin as the Flyers saw

their three-game winning streak end.

Kevin Dillard led Dayton with 18 points and Benson had 17 in the

first meeting between the programs.