10:00 PM ET, January 18, 2011
Marriott Center, Provo, Utah
PROVO, Utah -- It was Jackson Emery night Tuesday at BYU and fans came equipped with Emery posters, T-shirts and even a sign that read, "Thou Shalt Steal."He didn't disappoint.The school's career steals leader hit five 3-pointers, scored 17 points and made two more steals to help the ninth-ranked Cougars beat TCU 83-67 for their eighth straight victory.
• BYU has won eight straight overall since its only loss of the season, Dec. 18 vs. UCLA.
• The win was also the Cougars' 29th straight home victory against an unranked opponent.
• BYU's Jimmer Fredette, the nation's leading scorer, scored 21 points, the fewest he's scored in his last four games.
• BYU has won 15 of its last 16 conference games and 13 straight against TCU since the Horned Frogs joined the Mountain West for the 2005-06 season.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||25-65 (.385)||27-55 (.491)|
|3P Made-Attempted||8-18 (.444)||8-18 (.444)|
|FT Made-Attempted||9-14 (.643)||21-26 (.808)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||20 (0/0)||16 (0/0)|