Road matchup with San Diego set for Saturday

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

San Diego Game Notes

After winning back-to-back home games, BYU basketball heads west to take on San Diego in a WCC matchup Saturday at 7 p.m. PST in Jenny Craig Pavilion. Saturday's game will be televised live on ROOT Rocky Mountain and Spectrum SportsNet and broadcast live on the Cougar IMG Sports Network, 102.7 FM/1160 AM and BYU Radio – Sirius XM 143.

BYU Storylines

  • Following back-to-back home wins, the Cougars hit the road to play at San Diego on Saturday. Last season, BYU swept the Toreros with a tightly contested 69-67 win in San Diego and a 91-33 blowout victory at home. The Cougars have won three straight and five of six against the Toreros.
  • Eric Mika posted his fourth-straight double-double and 10th of the season with a career night against San Francisco. The sophomore scored a career-high 31 points on 12 of 17 shooting from the field and 7 of 8 from the free-throw line. He added 12 boards, three assists, two blocks and one steal.
  • Elijah Bryant has averaged 14.0 points while shooting 50.0 percent from the field and 50.0 percent from 3 in his first three games since returning from a knee injury.

BYU Cougars (13-5, 4-1 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Dave Rose
  • Alma Mater: Houston, 1983
  • Division I Career Record: 296-104 (12th)
  • Record at BYU: Same

San Diego Toreros (8-9, 1-4 WCC)

  • Head Coach: Lamont Smith
  • Alma Mater: San Diego, 1998
  • Career Record: 17-30 (2nd)
  • Record at San Diego: Same

Game Information

  • TV: ROOT Rocky Mountain, Spectrum SportsNet
  • TV Talent: Dan Hellie (play-by-play), Doug Christie (analyst)
  • Live Video: TheW.tv (out of market)
  • 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 11-3
  • Last Meeting: BYU won 91-33, 2/20/16
  • H/A/N: 6-0/4-2/1-1

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