Weber St. 80, E. Washington 68

Kyle Bullinger and Scott Bamforth scored 17 points each as Weber

State beat Eastern Washington 80-68 on Saturday night.

Lindsey Hughey added 16 points, Byron Fulton 13 and Trevor

Morris 10 for the Wildcats (14-9, 8-4 Big Sky), winners of seven of

their last nine games.

Glen Dean hit six 3-pointers and scored a season-high 26 points

for the Eagles (8-16, 5-7).

Leading 60-56 midway through the second half, Weber State took

control with an 11-3 run capped by Hughey’s 3-pointer with 5:58

left, the Wildcats’ final field goal of the game. Weber State

closed it out at the free-throw line, hitting 9 of 10 from that

point as Eastern Washington got no closer than seven the rest of

the way.

Tremayne Johnson had 14 points and Laron Griffin 11 rebounds for

Eastern Washington, which hit 13 of 27 3-point attempts.