Augustana (S.D.) limited Western Oregon to 30 percent shooting as the Vikings ended the Wolves' run in the NCAA Division II National Tournament semifinal, 74-55.
Andy Avgi's 20 points lead four Western Oregon players in double figures Wednesday as the Wolves advanced to their first Division II national semifinal with an 81-68 victory over Saginaw Valley State.
In his first year as head coach at his alma mater, Shaw has led the Wolves to just their second 30-win season and their first berth in the NCAA Division II Elite Eight.
Men's Basketball Weekly Notebook: The fifth GNAC program to advance to the Division II Elite Eight, Western Oregon preps for its Wednesday quarterfinal game against Saginaw Valley State.
Western Oregon's Andy Avgi and Alaska Anchorage's Sekou Wiggs earned third team All-American honors from the D2CCA while Avgi was also named an All-American by the NABC.