Cougars return home to face Weber State

Kyle Chilton | Posted: 12 Apr 2021 | Updated: 12 Apr 2021
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BYU Game Notes

BYU basketball will look to get back in the win column when the Cougars take on in-state foe Weber State Wednesday in the Marriott Center at 7 p.m. MST.

The game will be televised live on BYUtv and broadcast live on the Cougar IMG Sports Network, 102.7 FM/1160 AM and BYU Radio – Sirius XM 143.

BYU Storylines

  • BYU hosts Weber State in its third in-state game of the season. The Cougars are 1-1 so far against in-state teams with a 77-63 win against Utah State and a 114-101 loss to Utah Valley. Last season BYU defeated Weber State 73-68 at Vivint Smart Home Arena and Kyle Davis had 15 points and 8 rebounds.
  • Eric Mika scored a career-best 29 points against USC in the Staples Center. The sophomore shot 10 of 16 from the field and 9 of 11 from the free-throw line. For the season he is shooting 79.7 percent from the free-throw line, 18 percentage points better than what he shot as a freshman.
  • After missing the Utah State game with a knee injury, Kyle Davis returned to the lineup against USC and had 10 points and 5 rebounds. Davis is leading the team shooting 61.7 percent from the field.

BYU Cougars (5-3, 0-0 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Dave Rose
  • Alma Mater: Houston, 1983
  • Division I Career Record: 288-102 (12th)
  • Record at BYU: Same

Weber State Wildcats (2-5, 0-0 Big Sky)

  • Head Coach: Randy Rahe
  • Alma Mater: Buena Vista, 1982
  • Career Record: 210-118 (11th)
  • Record at Weber State: Same

Game Information

  • TV: BYUtv
  • TV Talent: Dave McCann (play-by-play), Blaine Fowler (analyst), Spencer Linton (courtside)
  • Live Video: BYUtv.org
  • Radio: Cougar IMG Sports Network, 102.7 FM/1160 AM, BYU Radio, Sirius XM 143
  • Radio Talent: Greg Wrubell (play-by-play), Mark Durrant (analyst)
  • Live Stats: BYUcougars.com

Series Information

  • Series Record: BYU leads 31-10
  • Last Meeting: BYU won 73-68, 12/5/15 
  • H/A/N: 20-0/10-10/1-0
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