Stifling defense and a balanced inside-outside attack helped lead the Chico State Wildcats to a weekend sweep of both Pomona and Humboldt State. Chico State was able to hold Humboldt to a dreadful 1-for-23 from 3-point range and the Cats took advantage of 25 Lumberjack turnovers in their 64-49 win on Saturday night.
The Wildcat women are now 4-0 overall and 3-0 in the CCAA. The Cats host the CCAA/GNAC Challenge/Coslet Classic on Friday and Saturday. Perennial powers Seattle Pacific and Western Washington come to Acker. Game times are 5:30 and 7:30 both nights, with the Wildcats tipping as the later game both nights. You can catch all the action on Newstalk 1290 KPAY and KPAY.com
CHICO STATE CENTER JASON CONRAD HAD A MONSTER GAME ON SATURDAY AS CHICO STYMIES THE HUMBOLDT STATE LUMBERJACKS AT ACKER GYM
The Chico State men's basketball team split their weekend CCAA match-ups. After falling to Cal Poly Pomona on Friday night 67-64 the Wildcats smothered their arch-rivals, the Humboldt State Lumberjacks 63-48 on Saturday. They were led by Damario Sims who scored 18 points, knocking down all eight of his free throws. Jason Conrad had a monster game scoring 11 points and pulling down 9 boards. He also limited Humboldt big man Alec Williams to 3-of-15 shooting as the Cats move to 3-2 overall and 1-1 in the CCAA. Mike Baca has your Monday morning Wildcat wrap-up....