Cougars set to host San Francisco on Thursday

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

San Francisco Game Notes

Coming off a dominant home win against Pacific, BYU basketball will host San Francisco Thursday night in the Marriott Center in a West Coast Conference contest at 7 p.m. MST. Thursday's game will be televised live on BYUtv and broadcast live on the Cougar IMG Sports Network, 102.7 FM/1160 AM and BYU Radio – Sirius XM 143.

BYU Storylines

  • BYU hosts San Francisco for its second-straight home game. Last season, the Cougars swept the Dons in a pair of high scoring contests. BYU won 102-92 at home and 114-89 on the road. Nick Emery tied the BYU single game record with 10 3-point field goals and set the Cougar freshman single-game scoring record on the road with 37 points.
  • Elijah Bryant has returned from his knee injury with a bang, averaging 14.0 points on 47.4 percent shooting from the field, 50.0 percent shooting from 3 and 85.7 percent shooting from the free-throw line. Bryant had his best game as a Cougar against Pacific shooting 5 of 7 from the field, 2 of 3 from 3 and 5 of 6 from the free-throw line for 17 points.

BYU Cougars (12-5, 3-1 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Dave Rose
  • Alma Mater: Houston, 1983
  • Division I Career Record: 295-104 (12th)
  • Record at BYU: Same

San Francisco Dons (11-6, 1-3 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Kyle Smith
  • Alma Mater: Hamilton, 1992
  • Career Record: 112-88 (7th)
  • Record at San Francisco: 11-6 (1st)

Game Information

  • TV: BYUtv
  • TV Talent: Dave McCann (play-by-play), Blaine Fowler (analyst), Spencer Linton (courtside)
  • Live Video: BYUtv.org
  • 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 15-6
  • Last Meeting: BYU won 114-89, 2/11/16
  • H/A/N: 7-1/5-4/3-1
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