Brigham Young 97, Virginia Tech 71

Saturday, December 29, 2012 2:00 PM
Location - EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Officials - Jimmy Casas, Horace Shields, Tommy Nunez Jr.
Attendance - 15684

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Virginia Tech 31 40 71
Brigham Young 56 41 97

Recap


Brigham Young 97, Virginia Tech 71:
Sophomore Tyler Haws scored a career-high 42 points - the seventh-highest total in BYU history - as the Cougars blew out the Hokies in Salt Lake City. 

Brandon Davies added 17 points and Josh Sharp scored 10 for BYU, which has won five of six. The Cougars scored the game's first nine points and never trailed. 

Jarell Eddie scored 17 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead Virginia Tech (9-4), which has lost four of six since a 7-0 start. Robert Brown added 13 points, and national scoring leader Erick Green was held to a season-low 12 points on 4-of-17 shooting. 

The Cougars (10-4) led 56-31 at halftime and pushed the margin as wide as 32 in the second half before coasting to the finish. 

Haws, who finished 14-for-25 from the field and 6-of-8 from 3-point range, nearly outscored the Hokies in the first half with 29 points. His previous career high was 32 against Cal State-Northridge. 

GAME NOTEBOOK: BYU has won all three meetings between the teams. … Davies has scored in double digits in all 14 games. … The Hokies shot just 29.4 percent in the first half and 37.5 percent for the game, including 2-of-20 from 3-point range. 

Virginia Tech Hokies

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Robert Brown 28:00 5-12 0-4 3-4 0 5 5 1 3 1 2 0 13
Jarell Eddie 30:00 5-12 1-4 6-6 2 5 7 2 2 0 2 2 17
C.J. Barksdale 8:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 2
Cadarian Raines 22:00 0-2 0-0 0-6 2 3 5 0 4 1 1 0 0
Erick Green 31:00 4-17 0-5 4-6 0 1 1 6 0 1 2 0 12
Christian Beyer 23:00 4-6 0-0 1-2 6 5 11 2 2 0 3 0 9
Joey van Zegeren 18:00 3-4 0-0 1-4 3 1 4 0 4 2 3 1 7
Will Johnston 16:00 1-5 1-5 3-4 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 6
Marquis Rankin 14:00 0-2 0-2 2-2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Joey Racer 6:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Marcus Patrick 2:00 0-1 0-0 0-2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Greg Donlon 2:00 0-0 0-0 1-2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
TOTAL 200 24-63 2-20 21-38 13 22 35 11 19 6 15 4 71
  38.1% 10.0% 55.3% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 15

Brigham Young Cougars

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Tyler Haws 35:00 14-25 6-8 8-9 0 3 3 1 2 2 1 0 42
Brock Zylstra 17:00 1-5 0-2 0-0 2 2 4 4 1 0 1 0 2
Brandon Davies 25:00 5-7 0-0 7-9 1 3 4 4 2 1 3 0 17
Josh Sharp 24:00 3-5 0-1 4-5 1 2 3 1 2 0 0 0 10
Craig Cusick 12:00 0-2 0-2 0-0 0 2 2 3 1 0 1 0 0
Matt Carlino 20:00 3-7 0-1 3-4 2 2 4 2 3 1 2 0 9
Anson Winder 4:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 0
Nate Austin 17:00 3-7 0-1 0-0 3 5 8 0 5 0 1 0 6
Cory Calvert 16:00 1-2 0-0 2-2 1 2 3 2 2 1 2 0 4
Raul Delgado 17:00 2-4 1-3 0-0 1 2 3 0 3 1 1 0 5
Ian Harward 8:00 1-4 0-0 0-0 2 3 5 0 1 0 3 0 2
Agustin Ambrosino 5:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0
TOTAL 200 33-71 7-19 24-29 14 27 41 18 25 6 17 0 97
  46.5% 36.8% 82.8% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 17