Cedar Falls, Iowa • Davion Berry scored 15 points, Scott Bamforth added 14, and Weber State beat Northern Iowa 59-56 on Saturday night to reach the final of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament.
The Wildcats will play East Carolina in the CIT final at 6 p.m. Tuesday at the Dee Events Center in a game televised by CBS Sports Network. The Pirates crushed Evansville 81-58 in the other CIT semifinal Saturday.
Berry scored four straight points to give Weber State (30-6) the lead for good with 4:12 remaining. The Wildcats, who became the first team in Big Sky history to win 30 games in a season, led by nine points in the second half, but the Panthers (22-14) took their first lead at 44-43 after an 11-0 run.