BYU vs. Iona - NCAA Tournament

(Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

BYU vs. Iona Game Notes - NCAA First Four

Ticket Information for the First Four

No. 14 BYU Cougars

  • 2011-12 Record: 25-8
  • WCC Record: 12-4
  • Head Coach: Dave Rose
  • Alma Mater: Houston, 1983
  • Career Record: 184-53 (7th)
  • Record at BYU: Same

No. 14 Iona

  • 2011-12 Record: 25-7
  • MAAC Record: 15-3
  • Head Coach: Tim Cluess
  • Alma Mater: Hofstra, 1983
  • Career Record: 50-19 (2nd)
  • Record at Iona: Same

Series Information

  • Tuesday’s game will be the first meeting between BYU and Iona.

Game Information

  • 2012 NCAA Tournament
  • Dayton, Ohio • UD Arena (13,435) • March 13, 2012 • 9 p.m. EST
  • TV: truTV
  • TV Talent: Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Steve Kerr and Clark Kellogg (analysts), Tracy Wolfson (sideline)
  • Live Video: www.ncaa.com/march-madness
  • Radio: KSL 102.7 FM / 1160 AM • BYU Radio - Sirius XM 143
  • Radio Talent: Greg Wrubell (play-by-play)
  • Live Stats: BYUcougars.com

Up Next

  • NCAA Second Round
  • BYU/Iona vs. No. 3 Marquette
  • March 15, Louisville

Quick Hits

  • By receiving a bid to the 2012 NCAA Tournament as a No. 14 seed, BYU basketball has extended its streak of receiving tournament bids to six seasons. The Cougars have advanced in the tournament the last two years. In 2010, BYU defeated Florida in double overtime to advance to the round of 32. In 2011, the Cougars advanced to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 1981.
  • Four Cougars earned West Coast Conference honors: Noah Hartsock (All-WCC), Brandon Davies (All-WCC), Matt Carlino (All-WCC Honorable Mention and All-Freshman) and Craig Cusick (All-Academic).
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