Main Event matchup with Saint Louis

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

Saint Louis Game Notes

After winning three-straight at home to start the 2016-17 season, BYU basketball will take on Saint Louis in Las Vegas in the semifinal round of the Men Who Speak Up Main Event in the MGM Grand in Last Vegas on Monday at 6:30 p.m. PST. The Cougars will face Alabama or Valparaiso in the second game on Wednesday at 6:30 or 9 p.m. PST.

Live video streaming for Monday's game will be available on Youtube. The game will be broadcast live on the Cougar IMG Sports Network, 102.7 FM/1160 AM and BYU Radio – Sirius XM 143. Live video streaming will be available on BYUtv.org.

BYU Storylines

  • Eric Mika concluded a dominant first week with 19 points, 11 rebounds and 3 blocks vs. Coastal Carolina. Through three games, the sophomore is averaging 21.0 points, 11.3 rebounds and 2.7 blocks per game.
  • BYU is 2-0 in the Men Who Speak Up Main Event with home wins over Coppin State and Coastal Carolina. The Cougars play Saint Louis on Monday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas at 6:30 p.m. PST in the first game of the Heavy Weight Bracket. BYU will play Alabama or Valparaiso on Wednesday.

BYU Cougars (3-0, 0-0 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Dave Rose
  • Alma Mater: Houston, 1983
  • Division I Career Record: 286-99 (12th)
  • Record at BYU: Same

Saint Louis (2-1, 0-0 Atlantic 10)

  • Head Coach: Travis Ford
  • Alma Mater: Kentucky, 1994
  • Career Record: 347-258 (20th)
  • Record at Saint Louis: 2-1 (1st)

Game Information

  • TV: YouTube (online only)
  • TV Talent: TBA (play-by-play), TBA (analyst)
  • Live Video: YouTube
  • Radio: Cougar IMG Sports Network, 102.7 FM/1160 AM, BYU Radio, Sirius XM 143
  • Radio Talent: Greg Wrubell (play-by-play), Mark Durrant (analyst)
  • Live Stats: BYUcougars.com

Series Information

  • Series Record: BYU leads 3-1
  • Last Meeting: Saint Louis won 86-74, 1/5/54
  • H/A/N: 1-0/1-1/1-0

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