Dec 12, 2002 @ 9:00 PM
Washington Union's Dwight O'Neil scored a game-high 26 points and freshman Tre Von Willis added 17 more in the win over Orem. Freshman Anthony Allen-Jones chipped in with seven points. Jonny Nielsen scored a team-high 12 points and pulled down a team-high seven rebounds. The Panthers led by a point after the first quarter, but broke it open by outscoring the Tigers by eight in the second quarter. The Panthers shot a blistering 61.9 percent from the field and hit 13 of 16 foul shots. They also shot 50 percent from the 3-point to 20 percent for by the Tigers (3-15).