BYU got its first look at how this year's team looks in competition against other schools, with an exhibition game against Division III team Colorado College at the Marriott Center. While BYU won as expected, 94-59, things didn't always go so smoothly.
BYU struggled defensively in the first half, and the Tigers were able to stick around and even take the lead a couple of times as a result. Once the second half began, the Cougars were much more dominant and pulled away with ease.
This was the first real glimpse of the team in a competition situation, so let's take a look at three things we learned about BYU from this performance.