NAMPA, Idaho — Western Oregon’s men’s basketball team bounced back from its first two losses of the season with a 75-53 win over Northwest Nazarene on Saturday.
The Wolves opened the week with an 88-60 loss to the University of Oregon on Dec. 29 and an 81-77 setback at Central Washington on Thursday.
Senior Julian Nichols scored 13 points to lead five players in double figures against Northwest Nazarene. Julian Nichols (13 points), Jordan Wiley (12 points), Tanner Omlid (12 points) and Andy Avgi (11 points) rounded out the team’s leading scorers. WOU (10-2 overall, 3-1 Great Northwest Athletic Conference) hosts Simon Fraser Thursday at 7 p.m. and Saint Martin’s Saturday at 9 p.m. Saturday’s game will be broadcast on Root Sports. Root Sports is available on Charter, Direct TV and the Dish Network.