Cougar Women Reach WCC Title Game in First Season

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WCC Final vs. Gonzaga

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With a 64-46 victory over the No. 3 seed San Diego Toreros, the No. 2 seed Cougar women’s basketball team (25-6) advanced to the title game of the 2012 Zappos.com WCC Basketball Championship.

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BYU will play Gonzaga (26-4), the No. 1 seed in the tournament. The two top teams in the WCC will battle on Mon., Mar. 5 at noon PST. The game airs live on ESPNU and on BYU Radio.

The winner receives an automatic bid to the 2012 NCAA Tournament.

Cougars Advance To Conference Final

Behind a career high 26 points from freshman Lexi Eaton, BYU bests USD in the WCC Semifinals, and advances to meet Gonzaga in the championship game.

Cougars Ousted by Gonzaga

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BYU vs. Gonzaga Box Score

LAS VEGAS – Four Cougars scored in double figures as the BYU men’s basketball team fell 77-58 to the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the West Coast Conference tournament semifinals on Saturday.

Cougars Earn First Match Sweep At Home

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PROVO, Utah –Straight sets was all that was needed as the No. 5 BYU men's volleyball team defeated No. 10 Pepperdine (25-22, 25-23, 25-20) at the Smith Fieldhouse on Saturday for their first home match sweep of the year.

Women's Hoops Eliminates USD from WCC Championships

True freshman Lexi Eaton helped blow USD out of the water with her career-high 26 points. (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

LAS VEGAS — True freshman Lexi Eaton’s career-high 26 points pushed the BYU women’s basketball team to a 64-46 semifinal victory against San Diego Saturday at the Orleans Arena Saturday.

The win launched the Cougars (25-6, 12-4) into the West Coast Conference Championship game and broke a four-season winless streak in conference tournament play.

Zylstra fits right in with team history by stepping in at 4-spot

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Walk-Off, Blowout Wins for Cougars

Carly Duckworth stepped in to hit a walk-off single in BYU's 2-1 win over Long Beach State.

SANTEE, Calif. - Again using late-game heroics, this time from sophomore Carly Duckworth, the BYU softball team pulled out a 2-1 win over Long Beach State at the San Diego Classic on Saturday before cruising by Charlotte 9-0 in five innings.

With the game tied at 1-1 against LBSU, Duckworth came in to pinch hit with one out and sent a pitch to left field, scoring pinch runner Ashlee Brawley from third to end the game and give BYU the victory.

Slideshow: BYU vs. San Diego at WCC Tournament

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