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Loyola Marymount Lions (15-15)


Thu. 2/16 Sat. 2/18 Thu. 2/23 Sat. 2/25 Sat. 3/4
@ StMry 
L 48-81
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vs. Pepper 
W 82-61
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vs. SanFr 
W 53-51
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@ Pac 
W 67-66
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@ BYU 
L 81-89
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Mika, Emery help BYU outlast LMU to reach WCC semis

LAS VEGAS (AP) Eric Mika scored 25 points, Nick Emery added 21, and BYU outlasted Loyola Marymount for an 89-81 win in the West Coast Conference Tournament quarterfinals on Saturday.

Emery made a trio of free throws to give BYU its largest lead, 65-51, with 12:52 left. The Cougars led 69-56 three minutes later, but LMU scored 11 straight points, capped by Steven Haney's layup with 6:36 remaining to get within two, 69-67.

BYU (22-10) stretched the lead back to eight, and LMU pulled within four with 1:25 left, but TJ Haws made 6 of 6 free throws for BYU in the final 32 seconds to put the game on ice.

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Leaders
Points: B. Brown13.9
Rebounds: S. Jovanovic4.6
Assists: B. Brown4.1
FG%: No qualifiers
FT%: B. Brown73.5%
3P%: B. Brown40.9%
Steals: B. Brown1.4
Blocks: T. Manuel1.0
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova32-4
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Kansas31-5
4 Arizona32-5
5 North Carolina33-7
6 Kentucky32-6
7 Duke28-9
8 UCLA31-5
9 Oregon33-6
10 Louisville25-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 North Carolina33-7
2 Gonzaga37-2
3 Oregon33-6
4 Kansas31-5
5 Kentucky32-6
6 South Carolina26-11
7 Arizona32-5
8 Villanova32-4
9 UCLA31-5
10 Florida27-9
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West Coast Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Gonzaga 17-1 37-2
Saint Mary's 16-2 29-5
BYU 12-6 22-12
San Francisco 10-8 20-13
Santa Clara 10-8 17-16
Loyola Marymount 8-10 15-15
San Diego 6-12 13-18
Pepperdine 5-13 9-22
Pacific 4-14 11-22
Portland 2-16 11-22
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