Utah center Jakob Poeltl was one of three local college basketball players to receive Associated Press All-American honors, coming in as a second-teamer. BYU's Kyle Collinsworth and Weber State's Joel Bolomboy received honorable mention status.
Sean Walker and Rod Zundel | Posted Mar 17th - 10:20pm
Thursday's opening round of the NCAA Tournament brought some early upsets, including 12-seeds Yale and Arkansas-Little Rock with Cinderella-type upsets. Weber State hopes to continue that trend Friday.
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Joel Bolomboy nailed a game-winning 3-pointer with 19 seconds left as he scored 26 points and helped Weber State defeat Eastern Washington 79-77 on Saturday to clinch the Big Sky Conference championship in the regular-season finale for both teams.
Mark Douglas, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 28th - 11:08pm
Weber State now sits alone on top of the Big Sky conference with a huge victory over rival Montana Saturday night. The game was very physical and ended with a confrontation between the two teams during the final handshakes.
Dusty Baker fired off the Weber State bench to score 20 points and lead the Wildcats past Montana, 60-54 Saturday night to take sole possession of first place in the Big Sky Conference, breaking a first-place tie with the Grizzlies.
Joel Bolomboy was recruited by Florida State and Auburn, among others. But Weber State was the first to offer him a scholarship, and he loyally stuck with his commitment — a commitment that led to a Big Sky all-time rebounding mark.