Brigham Young vs. Baylor: Recap, Stats, and Box Score

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Brigham Young vs. Baylor: Recap, Stats, and Box Score
Brigham Young 70
(24-12, 7-5 away)
Baylor 76
(22-14, 15-5 home)
Venue: Madison Square Garden
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, April 02, 2013
Box Score
1st 2nd Final
Brigham Young 33 37 70
Baylor 35 41 76
Top Performers
Points Rebounds Assists
Brigham Young T Haws 25 N Austin 11 M Carlino 5
Baylor P Jackson 24 I Austin 10 P Jackson 10

No. 3-seeded Brigham Young was beaten by No. 2-seeded Baylor 76-70 in the semifinals of the NIT on Tuesday, Apr. 2. With the loss, the Cougars remain winless against Baylor this season at 0-2. Nate Austin got nine points and 11 rebounds in the loss. Matt Carlino was active from three-point range, going five for 14 on the way to 19 points (6 Reb 5 Ast). Pierre Jackson registered a double-double for the Bears with a team-high 24 points and 10 assists. Brigham Young closes out the season with a 24-12 record. In the regular season, they finished third in the West Coast with a 10-6 record in conference play. In making the semifinals, Brigham Young beat No. 6-seeded Washington 90-79 in the first round, No. 7-seeded Mercer 90-71 in the second round, and then No. 1-seeded Southern Miss 79-62 in the quarterfinals.

Brigham Young Game Notes

  • Brigham Young has lost 79 percent of the time this season (3-11) after recording 70 or fewer total points.
  • When the opposition records 19 or more free throws made this season, Brigham Young has lost 80 percent of the time (2-8).
  • BYU set a season low for assists (nine).
  • The Cougars have recorded more rebounds than their opponents for the past seven games.
  • Matt Carlino recorded a team season high in three pointers attempted with 14.
  • Tyler Haws accounted for 35.7 percent of the team's points.
  • The top two rebounders (Nate Austin and Brock Zylstra) accounted for 42.5 percent of the rebounds.
  • Tyler Haws has led the team in scoring in 21 out of 36 games this season.
  • Nate Austin has led the team in rebounding in four out of 36 games this season.
  • This marks the 29th 20-point game of Tyler Haws's career.
  • Tyler Haws has six straight 20+ point games.
  • Nate Austin recorded the second double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Nate Austin had career highs with 11 rebounds and seven offensive rebounds.
  • Matt Carlino has six straight double-digit point games.
  • Matt Carlino had a career high with five three-pointers.
  • Brandon Davies has 20 straight double-digit point games.

Baylor Game Notes

  • Pierre Jackson accounted for 31.5 percent of the team's points.
  • Isaiah Austin accounted for 30.3 percent of the team's rebounds.
  • Pierre Jackson has led the team in scoring 22 times in 36 games this season.
  • Isaiah Austin has led the team in rebounding 17 times in 36 games this season.
  • This marks the 23rd 20-point game of Pierre Jackson's career.
  • Pierre Jackson has three straight 20+ point games.
  • Pierre Jackson recorded a double-double. It was his fifth this season and 10th of his career.
  • This marks the seventh 20-point game of Cory Jefferson's career.
  • Cory Jefferson has three straight 20+ point games.
  • Isaiah Austin recorded the 14th double-digit rebound game of his career.
  • Isaiah Austin recorded a double-double. It was the 11th of his career.
BYU PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Nate Austin399111220
AMatt Carlino351965001
ATyler Haws392540015
BBrandon Davies281351113
CBrock Zylstra33261000
C-Cory Calvert8221002
-Bronson Kaufusi9010000
-Craig Cusick9010000
BAY PlayersMinsPtsRebAstStlBlkTO
A+Pierre Jackson3824510104
ACory Jefferson372150000
AIsaiah Austin2914102001
BA.J. Walton261032000
C-Rico Gathers10030000
D+Gary Franklin31311101
D+Brady Heslip22011100
-Taurean Prince4410001
-Deuce Bello3000000

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