Opponent Preview: in-state games

Oct 16, 2012 - Posted by Whitney Craft Jordan on October 16, 2012 at 12:50 pm

Utah State

Coach: Stew Morrill
2011-12 record: 21-16
WAC record: 8-6, 4th
Postseason: CollegeInsider.com championship game, lost to Mercer
NCAA tournament appearances (last): 20 (2011)
Notables: Last season, the Aggies extended their current school records for consecutive 20-win seasons and postseason appearances to 13-straight as one of just five schools nationally to win 21 games in each of the last 13 years along with Duke, Gonzaga, Kansas and Syracuse. Furthermore, Utah State's current run of 13-straight postseason appearances is tied for the 11th-longest active streak in the nation.

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Top Returners
Preston Medlin
*All-WAC First Team
G 6-4 JR 17.0 ppg 3.4 rpg
Kyisean Reed
*WAC All-Newcomer Team
F 6-6 SR 10.0 ppg 5.1 rpg
Danny Berger G/F 6-6 JR 6.6 ppg 3.4 rpg

 

Utah

Coach: Larry Krystkowi
2011-12 record: 6-25
Pac 12 record: 3-15, 11th
Postseason: None
NCAA tournament appearances (last): 27 (2009) 

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Top Returners
David Foster
*starter in 2010-11, stats from that season
C 7-3 RS Sr 2.9 ppg 5.2 rpg
Cedric Martin G 6-4 SR 7.4 ppg 3.2 rpg
Jason Washburn C 6-10 SR 11.4 ppg 6.2 rpg

 

 

Weber State

Coach: Randy Rahe
2011-12 record: 25-7
Big Sky record: 14-2, 2nd
Postseason: CollegeInsider.com seond round, lost to LMU
NCAA tournament appearances (last): 14 (2007)
Notables: In 2011-12 the Wildcats advanced to their fourth-straight post-season tournament appearance. 

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Top Returners
Scott Bamforth
*All-Big Sky 2nd Team
G 6-2 SR 14.5 ppg 3.6 rpg
Kyle Tresnak
*All-Big Sky Honorable Mention
C 6-10 JR 10.0 ppg 3.8 rpg