banner

College Basketball

more stats

63
Final(OT) 12OTScore
Northern Colorado2431863
Weber State27281166
Preview | Lineup | Wrap | Box
66


NCAA Game Summary - Northern Colorado at Weber State



(Friday, March 14th)

Final Score: Weber State 66, Northern Colorado 63 (OT)

Ogden, UT (SportsNetwork.com) - Davion Berry led the way with 15 points and five assists as the top-seeded Weber State Wildcats edged the sixth-seeded Northern Colorado Bears in overtime, 66-63, in the Big Sky Conference semifinals at the Dee Events Center.

For the Wildcats (18-11), Jordan Richardson added 13 points, Kyle Tresnak scored 11 and Richaud Gittens chipped in with 10 points. The Wildcats will advance to face North Dakota in the Big Sky championship game Saturday.

Derrick Barden led all scorers with 21 points for the Bears (18-13), while Tate Unruh scored 12 and Cody McDavis finished with 10 points.

Shooting 46.2 percent from the field, including 2-of-8 from beyond the arc, Weber State took a 27-24 advantage into halftime. Northern Colorado shot 44.4 percent in the half and missed all three of its 3-point tries.

The Bears heated up after intermission, connecting on 59.1 percent of their field goal tries. The Wildcats shot just 41.7 percent but did hit on 4-of-9 from 3-point range. Trailing by seven, 55-48, with just under four minutes to play, the Bears held the Wildcats scoreless down the stretch and scored the final seven points of regulation, tying the game on a 3-pointer by Barden with 1:51 to play. Both teams had chances to take the lead in the final seconds but were unsuccessful, as they went into overtime knotted at 55-55.

The Wildcats opened the extra session on an 8-1 run to take a seven-point lead with two minutes left in overtime. The Bears battled back to get within one with 42 seconds on the clock, but the Wildcats were able to hold on down the stretch to get the win and advance to the title game.

Weber State had the edge in points in the paint, 30-26. The teams were knotted in rebounds for the game at 31-31.

03/15 03:14:06 ET

Other Stories

  • ACC: North Carolina vs. Miami

    Saturday at 12:25 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NFL: San Diego vs. Miami

    Saturday at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • SEC: Florida vs. Georgia

    Saturday at 3:30 pm on WRAL-TV

  • CFB: Notre Dame vs. Navy

    Saturday at 8:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NFL: Carolina Panthers vs New Orleans Saints

    Tonight at 8:25 on 99.9 The Fan

  • ACC: Duke at Pittsburgh

    Saturday at 12:00 pm on 620am

  • ACC: NC State at Syracuse

    Saturday at 3:00 pm on WRAL-FM

  • Football Friday with Tom Suiter

    Tomorrow at 11:35 pm

Scoreboard
Local
Final
CHA 108
MIL 106
8:25pm Tonight
CAR
NOS
Final
KAN 2
SFG 3
Final
CHA 108
MIL 106
Final
IND 103
PHI 91
Final
TOR 109
ATL 102
Final
BOS 121
BRK 105
Final
MIA 107
WAS 95
Final
NYK 80
CHI 104
Final
MEM 105
MIN 101
Final
DEN 89
DET 79
Final
UTA 93
HOU 104
Final
SAC 77
GSW 95
Final
PHO 119
LAL 99
Final
POR 106
OKC 89
7:00pm Tonight
ORL
WAS
 
8:00pm Tonight
MIN
DET
 
8:00pm Tonight
CLE
NYK
 
8:30pm Tonight
DAL
UTA
 
10:30pm Tonight
LAC
OKC
 
7:30pm Tonight
LOU
FSU
7:30pm Tonight
GASO
TROY
Final
WAS 2
DET 4
Final
EDM 1
NAS 4
7:00pm Tonight
BUF
BOS
 
7:00pm Tonight
PIT
LOS
 
7:00pm Tonight
NJD
WIN
 
7:30pm Tonight
FLA
ARI
 
7:30pm Tonight
OTT
CHI
 
7:30pm Tonight
TAM
PHI
 
8:00pm Tonight
STL
ANA
 
8:00pm Tonight
MIN
SJS
 
9:00pm Tonight
COL
NYI
 
10:00pm Tonight
VAN
MON
 
8:25pm Tonight
CAR
NOS