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For the second straight week, Weber State's Damian Lillard was selected as the Big Sky Conference men's basketball Player of the Week. Lillard, a 6-foot-3, 195-pound junior guard from Oakland, Calif., averaged 23 points, 6.5 rebounds and 5.5 assists per game as the Wildcats beat Southern Utah and lost at Brigham Young.
Lillard scored 31 points and dished out a career-high nine assists in Weber State's 84-66 home victory over Southern Utah on Saturday. Lillard made 9-of-15 shots from the floor, was 5-of-8 from 3-point range and 8-of-9 from the free-throw line. He also had three rebounds and a steal.
Lillard recorded his first career double-double in Weber State's 94-66 loss at Brigham Young last Wednesday. Lillard scored 15 points with 10 rebounds, two assists and a steal.