Weber State beats North Dakota 84-76 for sixth straight win
OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Zach Braxton scored 22 points, Jerrick Harding 21 and Brekkott Chapman added 18 points and 12 rebounds to lead Weber State over North Dakota 84-76 on Thursday night.
Ryan Richardson scored 13 points for the Wildcats (16-7, 9-2), who won their sixth straight and remain alone in second place in the Big Sky Conference behind 12-0 Montana. The victory also snapped a four-game losing streak against the Fighting Hawks (8-16, 3-9).
Dale Jones led North Dakota with 20 points with Geno Crandall and Conner Avants adding 14 each.
Chapman had a 3-point play and Richardson a jumper to take a 74-69 lead with 1:22 to go. Baker made a 3-pointer for a six-point edge with 55 seconds left and the Wildcats added seven free throws from there.
Weber State shot 52 percent and made 9 of 20 from 3-point range.