Scores

Final

San Diego 72

(16-17, 7-9 WCC)

BYU 69

(21-11, 10-6 WCC)

    Coverage: ESPNU/WatchESPN

    11:30 PM ET, March 8, 2013

    Orleans Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada

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    USD 35 3772
    BYU 28 4169

    Top Performers

    San Diego: C. Anderson 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 6 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Brigham Young: B. Davies 20 Pts, 9 Reb, 8 Ast

    San Diego 72, BYU 69

    Associated Press

    LAS VEGAS -- Johnny Dee scored 25 points, including eight in the closing minutes, as San Diego knocked off BYU 72-69 in the quarterfinals of the West Coast Conference tournament Friday night.

    The sixth-seeded Toreros (16-17) took the lead for good on a three-point play by Dee that made it 65-62 with 2:12 remaining, and Chris Anderson added a pair of free throws to make it a five-point lead. Third-seeded BYU (21-11) scored three times in the final 30 seconds to make it a one-possession game, but Dee responded by hitting 5 of 6 free throws to secure the victory.

    San Diego advances to meet No. 2 seed Saint Mary's in the WCC semifinals on Saturday.

    Anderson finished with 16 points and six assists for the Toreros while Ken Rancifer added 15 points.

    Brandon Davies and Tyler Haws scored 20 points apiece for the Cougars. Davies also had eight assists.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    USD
    BYU
    Points 72 69
    FG Made-Attempted 23-53 (.434) 26-58 (.448)
    3P Made-Attempted 8-21 (.381) 4-11 (.364)
    FT Made-Attempted 18-28 (.643) 13-19 (.684)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 21 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 2

    2012-13 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 19, 2013 @BYU 74, USD 57Recap
    Feb 7, 2013 @USD 74, BYU 68Recap
    » Mar 8, 2013 USD 72, @BYU 69Recap