Weber State’s Jones Receives Fifth Player of Week Honor This Season

Feb 28, 2023, 3:13 PM | Updated: Mar 4, 2023, 9:10 pm

OGDEN, Utah – Dillon Jones secured the final Big Sky Player of the Week for the 2022-2023 regular season.

It is Jones’ fifth time receiving the honor this year.

In the last three games, Jones averaged 22 points, 11.3 rebounds, 4.3 assists, and shot 61% from the field.

The Wildcats went 2-1 in those games, only losing to the Big Sky’s No. 1 seed Eastern Washington Eagles.

Weber State will take on the Sacramento State Hornets in the upcoming Big Sky tournament.

RELATED: Big Sky Tournament Brackets, Schedules Released For 2022-23 Season

The Wildcats defeated the Hornets in both of their regular season matchups this season.

However, fans can expect a good game come tournament time. The two regular season games were decided by a combined 5 points.

Weber State’s last game closed the season off in a memorable way. WSU went to overtime against the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks.

Dillon Jones converted an and-one in the final minute of overtime after knifing through the Lumberjack defense. The play gave WSU the lead with 20 seconds remaining.

Chandler Holt is a Digital Sports Producer for, specializing in all things basketball and football. Follow Chandler on Twitter at @ChandlerHoltKSL.

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