Tennessee State vs Brigham Young

BYU 81, Tennessee St. 66

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PROVO, Utah (AP) - Tyler Haws scored 22 points and BYU shot 55 percent from the field en route to an 81-66 victory over Tennessee State on Friday night in both teams' season opener.

Brandon Davies added 16 points for the Cougars, Brock Zylstra had 11 and Matt Carlino finished with nine points and 10 assists.

Kellen Thornton had 20 points and eight rebounds for Tennessee State, which shot 34 percent and lost its season opener for the fifth straight season. Patrick Miller added 12 points and nine assists for the Tigers.

Tennessee State led for most of the first half, taking an 18-13 lead on a 3-pointer by Jordan Cyphers with 12:52 remaining. The Tigers were still ahead 25-23 with 5:37 left before BYU scored nine straight points en route to a 34-28 halftime lead.

The Cougars built their biggest lead, 79-60, on a jumper by Carlino with 2:07 left in the game.

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Scoreboard
Tennessee State (0-1)283866
Brigham Young (1-0) «344781
 
Tennessee State Tigers
K. Thornton, F319-180-081220
R. Covington, F192-125-65159
M. Rhett, F171-33-58035
P. Miller, G333-104-449412
J. Cyphers, G252-82-31027
K. Butcher211-60-03243
M. Green204-70-24108
J. Harris130-00-21130
D. McClung101-20-12012
T. Fredrick60-00-01000
C. Wellian50-20-00000
Totals 23-6814-2340152466
 33.8%60.9% 
Brigham Young Cougars
B. Davies, F317-92-473416
J. Sharp, F263-51-23137
M. Carlino, G303-63-451029
T. Haws, G307-158-941122
B. Zylstra, G224-71-141211
C. Cusick222-41-54406
N. Austin172-40-07044
C. Calvert101-30-01003
A. Ambrosino51-20-00013
R. Delgado50-00-00000
I. Harward20-00-00020
Totals 30-5516-2540201981
 54.5%64% 
Ohio Valley
EastConf. W-LTot. W-L
Belmont14-226-10
Eastern Ky.11-524-10
Morehead St.10-620-14
Tenn. Tech9-717-16
Jax. State4-1210-21
Tenn. St.4-125-25
WestConf. W-LTot. W-L
Murray St.13-323-11
SE Miss. St.8-818-14
Eastern Ill.7-911-19
SIUE7-911-20
Austin Peay6-1012-18
UT Martin3-138-23

West Coast
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Gonzaga15-329-7
BYU13-523-12
San Fran.13-521-12
St. Marys11-723-12
Pepperdine8-1015-16
San Diego7-1118-17
Portland7-1115-16
Pacific6-1218-16
Santa Clara6-1214-19
Loyola-Mary.4-1413-19
 
Other games
LEHIGH 77 Final
BAYLOR 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
SALAB 76 Final
FSU 71
MIAOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
DUKE 74
OHIOST 0 Canc.
MARQET 0
GWEBB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRYANT 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KANSAS 74
NTEXAS 51 Final
CREIGH 71
SLIP 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SUTAH 65 Final
GONZAG 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
INDST 59 Final
UCLA 86