Weigh is an excellent scorer ... athletic player who runs the floor well ... can shoot with range and score off the dribble ... has the size to post-up smaller guards ... can play both wing positions, but is expected to play mostly at small forward.
Started 11 games and played in 29 ... played at least 20 minutes in 13 games, including the first eight of the season ... averaged 7.5 points per game in nonconference play while shooting 47.8 percent from the field, 39.3 percent from 3-point range and 71.4 percent at the free throw line ... numbers fell to 3.1 points per game, 39.5 percent from the field, 41.7 percent from 3-point range and 63.2 percent from the line during the conference season ... scored in 21 games ... perfect at the free throw line in eight games ... season-highs of 22 points and five rebounds against Albany, made 7-of-9 field goals, both 3-pointe attempts, and 6-of-7 free throws in 28 minutes ... in the following game at UNLV (Jan. 3) in the conference opener, scored 16 points (6-8 FG, 2-2 3FG, 2-3 FT) and equaled his season-high with five rebounds 45 minutes ... fouled on a last-second 3-pointer and made two free throws after a 15-minute delay to send the game into overtime ... 13 points (5-6 FG, 1-2 3FG, 2-3 FT) and four boards in 23 minutes against Southern Utah in the season opener ... made 7-of-8 free throws on the way to scoring 15 points (3-6 FG, 2-2 3FG) in 29 minutes in the second game of the season at Santa Clara ... 11 points (4-8 FG, 2-2 3FG, 1-2 FT), three assists and three boards while playing 26 minutes as a starter against Weber State ... perfect shooting night, making all three field goals and his only 3-point attempt, to tally seven points in 22 minutes against BYU (Jan. 31) ... season-high four assists against TCU (Jan. 6) ... five points and four boards in 22 minutes off the bench against UNLV (Feb. 17).
Prior To Utah
Spent two seasons with the Australian Institute of Sport, the country's junior national team development program ... averaged 19 points and five rebounds with AIS in the summer of 2006 ... led the AIS team in scoring at the Jones Cup, a FIBA International Tournament in Taipei, in July 2005 ... averaged 18 points and five rebounds per game in the tournament ... scored 26 points against Team USA, comprised mostly CBA players and overseas professionals ... also had a 32-point outburst against the Japanese National Team ... MVP of the Australian Under-20 National Tournament in 2005 ... MVP of the Adidas Asia Superstar Camp in 2005 ... coached by Marty Clarke.
Stephen Weigh is the son of Ian and Cathie Weigh ... born Feb. 28, 1987 in Queensland, Australia ... began playing basketball at the age of six because his mother "was thinking I didn't look right on the soccer field" ... has two younger brothers who also play basketball.