Weber State Men’s Basketball Hosts Northern Colorado Thursday

first_img Written by Tags: Northern Colorado Men’s Basketball/Weber State Men’s Basketball January 8, 2020 /Sports News – Local Weber State Men’s Basketball Hosts Northern Colorado Thursday FacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailOGDEN, Utah-Thursday evening, Weber State men’s basketball (5-9, 1-2 in Big Sky Conference play) hosts Northern Colorado (9-5, 2-1 in Big Sky play) as the conference season ensues for both squads at the Dee Events Center.The Wildcats are led by 14-year head coach Randy Rahe (271-162, .626) who is the all-time winning-est coach in program history.Weber State scores 71.5 points per game which ranks the Wildcats 195th nationally in scoring offense.Weber State is led by Big Sky preseason player of the year, senior Jerrick Harding. The native of Wichita, Kan. is the Wildcats’ leading scorer (19.9 points per game).Former Wasatch Academy star, senior guard Cody John (12.9 points per game) is the only other Wildcat to score in double figures on-average.Junior guard Kham Davis leads Weber State in rebounding (4.9 boards per game). The Wildcats’ assists leader is freshman guard KJ Cunningham with 30 and junior forward, Czech national Michal Kozak, leads the squad with 15 blocked shots.Weber State surrenders 69.6 points per game, tying the Wildcats for 198th nationally in scoring defense with California.The Bears are coached by fourth-year head coach Jeff Linder (67-46, .593) who is in the midst of leading Northern Colorado to what would be a third-consecutive winning season.The Bears score 75.1 points per game, tying them for 103rd nationally in scoring offense with Texas Tech.Sophomore guard Bodie Hume is Northern Colorado’s leading scorer on the season (16.1 points per game) and tops the squad in blocked shots (10) while also averaging 4.4 rebounds per game.Redshirt senior guard Jonah Radebaugh (15.9 points, 6.6 rebounds per game, team-bests in assists [74] and steals [21]) and senior guard Trent Harris (10.4 points per game) also score in double figures on-average for the Bears this season.Dutch national, senior forward Kai Edwards, is Northern Colorado’s leader in rebounding (7.6 boards per game).The Wildcats lead 20-7 all-time against the Bears and 13-0 at Ogden. Brad Jameslast_img read more