WOU ROUNDUP: Men’s basketball drops first game

BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Western Oregon University’s men’s basketball team lost for the first time this season, falling to Western Washington 85-58 on Saturday.

The Vikings went on an 18-3 run to gain separation from the Wolves during the first half. Western Oregon trailed 46-30 at the break.

Ali Faruq-Bey led WOU with 16 points.

The Wolves defeated Simon Fraser 96-71 on Thursday.

Darius Lubom scored a team-high 19 points against the Clan. J.J. Chirnside and Demetrius Trammell each scored 16 points.

Western Oregon (7-1 overall, 1-1 Great Northwest Athletic Conference) hosts Portland Bible College Thursday at 7 p.m. before playing at Tarleton State Tuesday at 7 p.m.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL WIN STREAK SNAPPED: Western Oregon University’s women’s basketball team defeated Saint Martin's 72-66 on Thursday before losing to Seattle Pacific 87-52 on Saturday.

Shelby Snook had 18 points and nine rebounds to lead the Wolves against the Clan. Sydney Azorr and Savannah Heugly each scored 10 points against Seattle Pacific.

Western Oregon (5-1 overall, 1-1 GNAC) plays at Oregon Tech Monday at 6 p.m. and at Southern Oregon Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.


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