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Damian Lillard’s Number Retired By Weber State

The Blazers’ star signed autographs and attended a ceremony to honor his years playing in Utah.

Video of the Damian Lillard jersey retirement ceremony at Weber State University.

Damian Lillard received the ultimate honor Saturday night when the Weber State Wildcats retired his No. 1 jersey. The ceremony was held in front of thousands at the Dee Events Center in Ogden, UT.

The former NBA All-Star attended Weber State after receiving little-to-no recruiting interest from bigger-name universities. His career numbers with the Wildcats are highlighted by 18.6 PPG and 3.5 APG. Lillard was a two-time Big Sky Player of the Year during college, winning the award his sophomore and senior seasons.

Check out the social media highlights from local media members in Utah:

With Lillard now cemented into Wildcat history, is a Trail Blazers jersey retirement the next stop for the All-star point guard? Let us know in the comments.