Sports / 

Weber State beats Southern Utah 66-62



This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) -- Weber State held off a Southern Utah rally in the last three minutes to beat the Thunderbirds 66-62 Saturday night.

Kellen McCoy made two free throws with 1.9 seconds left for Weber State (4-4, 0-0 Big Sky).

Davis Baker led Southern Utah (3-6, 2-0 Summit) with 27 points.

Weber State shot 58 percent in the second half and built a 12-point lead after trailing 26-24 at halftime.

Davis' jumper put Weber State ahead 59-49 with 2:49 remaining. Then Baker hit a 3-pointer, Quinney made a layup, and Baker sank two free throws to pull the Thunderbirds within three, 59-56, with 59 seconds left.

Davis made two free throws and Southern Utah's David Marek countered with a 3-pointer to make it 61-59.

In a duel of fouls and free throws in the final 20 seconds, Weber State kept the upper hand, going 5-for-6 from the foul line, while Southern Utah went 3-for-4.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

SIGN UP FOR THE KSL.COM NEWSLETTER

Catch up on the top news and features from KSL.com, sent weekly.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to KSL.com's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast