The Western Viking men’s and women’s basketball teams each won on the road Thursday night. The men beat Alaska Anchorage 104-89. Austin Bragg had 25 points and Richard Woodworth added 24. Western improved to 9-2 on the year and 3-0 in conference play. They visit Alaska Fairbanks Saturday night.
The Viking women upset 9th-ranked Seattle Pacific 84-77. Katie Colard led the way with a career-high 25 points including five 3-pointers. Western evens its record at 5-5 on the year and 1-1 in conference play. They play at Montana State Billings Saturday night.