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Childs scores 28 points; hot-shooting BYU beats Rice 105-78

PROVO, Utah (AP) Yoeli Childs scored a season-high 28 points and BYU rolled to a 105-78 victory over Rice on Wednesday night.

BYU (5-1) has won five straight, all at home, after losing its opener to then-No. 7 Nevada.

Childs was 13 of 18 from the field and had seven rebounds and five assists. Jahshire Hardnett added a career-high 20 points and TJ Haws had 18 for the Cougars, who shot 39 of 70 (56 percent) and made 10 3-pointers. Hardnett and Haws each made three shots from long range.

Ako Adams had 17 points to lead Rice (3-2).

BYU built a nine-point halftime lead and pulled away early in the second half with a 19-5 run. Childs capped the surge with a dunk and a 3-point play, and the Cougars led 79-57 with nine minutes left.

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Key Players
A. Adams
Y. Childs
30.5 Min. Per Game 30.5
18.0 Pts. Per Game 18.0
3.3 Ast. Per Game 3.3
13.5 Reb. Per Game 13.5
57.1 Field Goal % 54.7
57.1 Three Point % 11.1
100.0 Free Throw % 85.0
+ 2 Drew Peterson made jump shot 37.0
  Turnover on Evan Troy 39.0
  Defensive rebound by Gavin Baxter 39.0
  Trey Murphy III missed layup 41.0
  Offensive rebound by Trey Murphy III 45.0
  Payton Moore missed 2nd of 2 free throws 45.0
+ 1 Payton Moore made 1st of 2 free throws 45.0
  Shooting foul on Kolby Lee 45.0
+ 1 Kolby Lee made 2nd of 2 free throws 53.0
  Kolby Lee missed 1st of 2 free throws 53.0
  Shooting foul on Chris Mullins 53.0
Team Stats
Points 78 105
Field Goals 29-64 (45.3%) 39-70 (55.7%)
3-Pointers 8-22 (36.4%) 10-28 (35.7%)
Free Throws 12-18 (66.7%) 17-20 (85.0%)
Total Rebounds 35 38
Offensive 6 7
Defensive 24 30
Team 5 1
Assists 12 23
Steals 3 5
Blocks 2 4
Turnovers 13 6
Fouls 23 20
Technicals 0 0
17 PTS, 4 REB, 1 AST
28 PTS, 7 REB, 5 AST
12T
away team logo Rice 3-3 433578
home team logo Brigham Young 5-1 5451105
Team Stats
away team logo Rice 3-3 74.1 PPG 41 RPG 13.3 APG
home team logo Brigham Young 5-1 80.1 PPG 37.8 RPG 15.6 APG
Key Players
3
A. Adams G 11.7 PPG 2.7 RPG 2.7 APG 41.5 FG%
23
Y. Childs F 21.1 PPG 9.6 RPG 2.2 APG 51.5 FG%
Top Scorers
A. Adams G 17 PTS 4 REB 1 AST
Y. Childs F 28 PTS 7 REB 5 AST
45.3 FG% 55.7
36.4 3PT FG% 35.7
66.7 FT% 85.0
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Adams 17 4 1 5/7 3/5 4/4 4 24 0 0 1 0 4
D. Peterson 11 4 1 4/6 1/2 2/2 2 21 0 0 1 0 4
J. Williams 7 7 0 3/8 0/1 1/2 3 25 0 0 0 1 6
J. Parrish 7 3 2 2/8 0/3 3/3 3 23 0 1 2 2 1
Q. Millora-Brown 2 4 3 1/3 0/0 0/2 2 25 0 0 2 1 3
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
A. Adams 17 4 1 5/7 3/5 4/4 4 24 0 0 1 0 4
D. Peterson 11 4 1 4/6 1/2 2/2 2 21 0 0 1 0 4
J. Williams 7 7 0 3/8 0/1 1/2 3 25 0 0 0 1 6
J. Parrish 7 3 2 2/8 0/3 3/3 3 23 0 1 2 2 1
Q. Millora-Brown 2 4 3 1/3 0/0 0/2 2 25 0 0 2 1 3
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
R. Martin 12 3 3 5/13 1/5 1/1 4 22 1 1 3 0 3
P. Moore 9 0 0 4/6 0/0 1/4 2 15 1 0 2 0 0
C. Mullins 7 3 1 3/8 1/2 0/0 1 21 1 0 2 1 2
T. Murphy III 6 2 1 2/4 2/3 0/0 2 21 0 0 0 1 1
T. Harrison 0 0 0 0/1 0/1 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
D. Jones - - - - - - - - - - - - -
O. Xu - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. Owen - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 78 30 12 29/64 8/22 12/18 23 199 3 2 13 6 24
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Y. Childs 28 7 5 13/18 1/2 1/1 2 31 1 2 2 1 6
J. Hardnett 20 3 1 6/7 3/4 5/5 4 23 1 0 1 0 3
T. Haws 18 4 8 6/9 3/5 3/3 2 31 1 0 1 0 4
Z. Seljaas 7 4 1 2/8 1/5 2/3 0 28 1 1 1 1 3
D. Nixon 2 5 1 1/5 0/1 0/0 1 23 1 0 0 3 2
Starters PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
Y. Childs 28 7 5 13/18 1/2 1/1 2 31 1 2 2 1 6
J. Hardnett 20 3 1 6/7 3/4 5/5 4 23 1 0 1 0 3
T. Haws 18 4 8 6/9 3/5 3/3 2 31 1 0 1 0 4
Z. Seljaas 7 4 1 2/8 1/5 2/3 0 28 1 1 1 1 3
D. Nixon 2 5 1 1/5 0/1 0/0 1 23 1 0 0 3 2
Bench PTS REB AST FG 3PT FT PF MIN STL BLK TO OREB DREB
C. Harding 9 7 2 3/8 1/6 2/3 1 16 0 1 0 1 6
M. Cannon 8 1 1 3/3 1/1 1/1 4 12 0 0 0 0 1
R. Bergersen 6 3 3 2/5 0/3 2/2 2 12 0 0 0 0 3
K. Lee 5 1 0 2/3 0/0 1/2 1 3 0 0 0 1 0
G. Baxter 2 2 1 1/3 0/1 0/0 1 12 0 0 0 0 2
L. Worthington 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0
E. Troy 0 0 0 0/1 0/0 0/0 0 3 0 0 1 0 0
T. Maughan 0 0 0 0/0 0/0 0/0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0
N. Emery - - - - - - - - - - - - -
J. Wade - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Total 105 37 23 39/70 10/28 17/20 20 201 5 4 6 7 30