Weber St. 80, Sacramento St. 65

Damian Lillard had 27 points and four assists in Weber State‘s 80-65 victory over Sacramento State Saturday night.

Franklin Session had 14 points and 18 rebounds and Nick Hansen added 17 points for the Wildcats (3-4, 1-0), who got their first road win in the Big Sky Conference opener.

Sultan Toles-Bey had 14 points and Michael Selling added 13 points and six rebounds for the Hornets (4-5, 0-1).

Before the Hornets ended the first half leading 32-30, Duro Bjegovic‘s basket at the 2:51 mark gave Sacramento State its biggest lead at 30-25.

Both teams had trouble finding the basket in the first half. The Hornets made 11 of 31 from the field while the Wildcats hit 10 of 34.

Six lead changes and two ties were recorded in the second half before the Wildcats went on a 17-3 run to make the score 61-50 with less than five minutes remaining.