Loyola Marymount 83, BYU 71
Key stretch: BYU led 30-26 with a little less than five minutes remaining in the first half when Loyola Marymount went on a 15-0 run to end the half, seizing a 41-30 advantage at intermission. The Lions never trailed again.
Key stat: The Cougars shot just 41.7 percent for the game.
Top performance: BYU guard Jimmy Balderson scored a team-high 18 points and grabbed a team-high seven rebounds.
Overall record: 0-1
Conference record: 0-0
Up next: The Cougars travel to Spokane to take on Washington State on Nov. 22.