Pacific comes to the Marriott Center Saturday

Kyle Chilton | Posted: 12 Apr 2021 | Updated: 12 Apr 2021
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Game Notes: BYU vs. Pacific

Coming off a big win over Saint Mary's and moving into third place in the West Coast Conference, BYU basketball will look to extend its winning streak to three when the Cougars take on Pacific Saturday at 7 p.m. MST. The game will be televised live on BYUtv and broadcast live on the Cougar IMG Sports Network on KSL Newsradio 102.7 FM and 1160 AM.

Storylines

  • BYU leads the country in scoring at 84.8 points per game
  • Guard Tyler Haws, named to the Wooden Award Late Season Top 20, the Naismith Midseason Top 30 and a finalist for the Senior CLASS Award, is second in the country in scoring at 22.3 points per game
  • Haws is currently second on the BYU career scoring list with 2,545 points, 55 from passing Jimmer Fredette (2,599) for first
  • Guard Kyle Collinsworth has recorded an NCAA single-season record five triple-doubles and is one away from tying the career record
  • Senior guard Skyler Halford has been playing his best basketball of the season over the last nine games, averaging 12.8 points while shooting 53.7 percent from the field and 47.6 percent from three

BYU Cougars (19-8, 9-5 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Dave Rose
  • Alma Mater: Houston, 1983
  • Career Record: 251-86 (10th)
  • Record at BYU: Same

Pacific Tigers (10-15, 2-11 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Ron Verlin
  • Alma Mater: Sacramento State, 1990
  • Career Record: 28-31 (2nd)
  • Record at Pacific: Same

Series Information

  • Series Record: BYU leads 5-4
  • Last Meeting: BYU won 93-80, 1/15/15
  • H/A/N: 2-1/2-2/1-1

Game Information

  • TV: BYUtv
  • TV Talent: Dave McCann (play-by-play), Blaine Fowler (analyst), Spencer Linton (courtside)
  • Live Video: BYUtvSports.com
  • Radio: Cougar IMG Sports Network, KSL 102.7 FM / 1160 AM, BYU Radio - Sirius XM 143
  • Radio Talent: Greg Wrubell (play-by-play), Mark Durrant (analyst)
  • Live Audio/Stats: BYUcougars.com

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