BYU Basketball will face off against the rival Runnin’ Utes Saturday afternoon at the Marriott Center.
BYU comes into the game off of a close loss to Boise State at the Marriott Center on Wed., 74-70 the final score — The Cougars’ second loss of the season. They are 5-2 overall, now, 3-1 at home.
The Utes are 2-0 having won games against Washington, then more recently, Idaho State on Tues., 75-59 the final score.
BYU and Utah played last year at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City. BYU lost that game in OT, 102-95. The overall series between BYU and Utah is 131-129, slightly favoring the Cougs.
Super bummer to not be able to have fans at the home basketball and football double-header (the football game kicks off at 8 p.m. MT over at LaVell Edwards Stadium), but here’s how you can watch the basketball game:
- Sat. Dec. 12, 4:00 p.m. MT
- Marriott Center, Provo, UT
TV Broadcast Team:
- Dave McCann (play-by-play)
- Blaine Fowler (analyst)
- Spencer Linton (courtside)
Pre and Post-Game Shows:
- Countdown to Tipoff is scheduled to start at 3 p.m. on BYUtv - “Countdown to Tipoff will gear you up for the BYU men’s basketball game and unleash your Cougar pride.”
- Basketball Postgame will begin on BYUtv immediately following the BYU Basketball game. “Relive your favorite plays from the BYU men’s basketball game.”
Leave any thoughts from before, during, or after the game in the comments below.