BYU (17-8, 5-5) dropped its fourth consecutive game with a 90-57 loss to No. 2 Gonzaga Saturday night at a packed Marriott Center. 

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3 keys to the Cougars’ loss:

  • BYU led 5-0 early on. But that was followed by a 27-4 run by the Zags. Gonzaga led by as many as 30 in the first half and as many as 38 for the game.
  • Gonzaga freshman Chet Holmgren scored 20 points, grabbed 17 rebounds, dished out 6 assists and blocked 5 shots. 
  • For the game, the Zags shot 52% while BYU shot 30%. Gonzaga outscored the Cougars in the paint, 44-22 and had a 21-5 advantage in fastbreak points. 
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