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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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% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Belmont14-121-563
Morehead St.10-514-14177
Tenn. St.8-717-11156
Jax. State8-716-14181
Tenn. Tech8-712-18249
Eastern Ky.4-1111-19254
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
UT Martin9-619-11172
SE Missouri St.9-614-16280
Murray St.8-714-15235
Eastern Ill.6-914-14252
Austin Peay6-910-19271
SIUE0-155-24334

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Gonzaga17-029-07
St. Marys15-225-315
BYU11-620-1090
Santa Clara10-716-14146
San Fran.9-819-1187
LMU7-1014-14159
San Diego5-1212-17199
Pepperdine5-129-20229
Pacific4-1310-20221
Portland2-1510-20231
 
Other games
LEHI 77 Final
BAYL 99
MIST 62 Final
UCONN 66
USA 76 Final
FSU 71
UMOH 59 Final
NCST 97
GAST 55 Final
DUKE 74
OHST 0 Canc.
MU 0
GWEB 59 Final
UNC 76
BRY 54 Final
IND 97
SEMO 55 Final
KAN 74
UNT 51 Final
CREI 71
NULL 62 Final
MICH 100
MD 69 Final
UK 72
SOUT 65 Final
GONZ 103
GTOWN 23 Canc.
FLA 27
IAST 59 Final
UCLA 86