Cougars turn over chance at another top-ranked upset, fall to No. 1 Gonzaga

Cougars turn over chance at another top-ranked upset, fall to No. 1 Gonzaga

PROVO — Believe it or perhaps not, it absolutely was just one single 12 months ago that BYU pulled down a monstrous upset of then-No. 2 Gonzaga, the last time the Zags tasted beat, in an extraordinary senior evening for Yoeli Childs, Jake Toolson additionally the sleep of BYU’s skilled senior course of 2020.

It took Gonzaga three full minutes, 10 moments, and a 15-2 begin to make sure don’t take place once again.

Sophomore star Drew Timme had 20 points and 13 rebounds, and freshman Jalen Suggs poured in 24 points, five rebounds and three assists to aid No. 1 Gonzaga stiff-arm the Cougars’ bid for consecutive house upsets, 82-71, later Monday evening during the Marriott Center.

Andrew Nembhard included 15 points and three rebounds for the Zags, and Corey Kispert included 13 points and three assists in Gonzaga’s 14th consecutive seminar triumph.

Suggs, a 6-foot-4 freshman from West St. Paul, Minnesota, who had been the highest-rated recruit to signal with Gonzaga, is the fact that good.

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