by DSH contributing writer Eric Sloat
Oregon has nothing to complain about their seeding this time; the Ducks are a 7 and will face 10, BYU, in a West Regional, Saturday in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. After most projections had the Ducks in the 8/9 slot this is great, and puts the Ducks in as good a position for a run as they could have hoped for.
Oregon beat BYU 100-96 in overtime...
Even before their name was called on Selection Sunday as a better-than-anyone-expected No. 10 seed in the NCAA Tournament’s West Regional, the BYU Cougars were hearing and reading about their bid unworthiness from national college basketball experts.
You don’t belong.
You shouldn’t be dancing.
You don’t pass the eye test.
You can’t compete without your best overall...
Mostly because of its no-play-on-Sunday policy, BYU always seems to create bracketing headaches for the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament selection committee.
Matters were complicated even more this year when the Cougars’ second-leading scorer, point guard Kyle Collinsworth, suffered a season-ending knee injury in the West Coast Conference championship game, although that didn’t...
Kyle Collinsworth tore his ACL in BYU's WCC Tournament Championship Game loss to Gonzaga on Tuesday.
Collinsworth will undergo surgery early next week.
Collinsworth was named to the All-WCC First Team and the WCC All-Tournament Team this season. He led the Cougars in rebounding (8.1 rebounds per game) and assists (4.6 assists per game) and was second on the team in scoring (14...
Aside from the unstoppable Tyler Haws, Kyle Collinsworth is the most important player on this BYU basketball squad. Hands down. Bar none. No doubt about it. Tonight’s game proved that.
Yes, even more important that Matt Carlino.
Carlino’s impressive run to finish the regular season (and some pressure from Twitter icon and Carlino idolizer @PostJimmer) had me thinking maybe...
Kyle Collinsworth scored 19 points, Skyler Halford added 18 and Matt Carlino had 17 as BYU defeated San Francisco 83-76 on Thursday night.
Tyler Haws added 15 points and Eric Mika had 11 as BYU (12-7, 4-2 West Coast Conference) had five players score in double figures. Collinsworth was 7 of 10 from the field and Halford hit 11 of 12 free throws.
BYU trailed 46-43 with more than...
Via AP on Fox
January 17, 2014
Tyler Haws and Kyle Collinsworth both scored 19 points and Eric Mika added 15 as Brigham Young rolled past Prairie View A&M 100-52 Wednesday night.
The Cougars (8-3) jumped out to a 25-10 lead midway through the first half sparked by six baskets from Haws, including a trio of 3-pointers. After leading by 18 at the break, BYU held the Panthers scoreless over an eight-minute span...
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December 11, 2013