Men's basketball preview: Utah State vs. Weber State at the Beehive Classic

UTAH STATE VS. WEBER STATE
At Vivint Smart Home Arena

Tipoff » Saturday, 2:30 p.m. 
TV » AT&T Sports Net
Radio » 1280 AM, 1430 AM
Records » Utah State (7-2), Weber State (5-3)
Last meeting » Weber State 65-59 win over Utah State (Nov. 10, 2017 in Ogden)
About Utah State » The Aggies are coming off a 95-80 loss at fellow in-state rival BYU Wednesday in Provo. … USU has out rebounded every opponent this season and ranks sixth in the country in rebounding margin (plus 13.2). … Guard Sam Merrill recently surpassed the 1,000-point career mark in a win at UC Irvine. … Freshman center Neemias Queta has recorded at least one block in every game this year, the longest streak in Aggie hoops since 2014-15. … The Aggies lost to Utah in last year’s Beehive Classic, 77-67.
About Weber State » The Wildcats are coming off a 71-52 loss at Fresno State Wednesday night. … Junior guard Jerrick Harding has been named to the Lou Henson Award watch list, honoring top mid-major player in the country. … Harding is averaging 22.7 points per game and five rebounds. … Junior guard Cody John has scored in double figures in WSU’s first eight games this season. … Weber State has beat the Aggies in the last two meetings between the programs. … Weber State is averaging 85.5 points per game.