BYU at Utah State post-game notes
BYU 75, Utah State 66
* Utah State is now 0-4 on the season when scoring less than 70 points, but is 4-1 when scoring 70-plus points. USU is also 1-4 on the season when allowing 70 or more points.
* Utah State held BYU to just 27.8 percent (5-18) shooting from 3-point range, marking the fifth time this season that USU has held an opponent to 30 percent or less from behind the arc.
* Utah State is now 2-5 on the season when trailing at the half as BYU had a 28-24 advantage at intermission.
* Sophomore guard Koby McEwen (1) scored in double-figures for the third time this season and 27th time in his career with his season-high-tying 20 points, which is his second 20-point game this season and the ninth of his career. McEwen also had a season-high two steals in a season-high 35 minutes of action. McEwen also drew his first charge of the season and the fifth of his career.
* Sophomore guard Sam Merrill (3) scored in double-figures for the seventh straight game with his 14 points, which is a career-long. It is also the seventh time this season and 21st time in his career he has scored in double-figures. Merrill also tied his season-high with two steals.
* Senior forward Alex Dargenton (11) scored in double-figures for the fourth time this year and eighth time in his career with his 10 points. He also had seven rebounds in the game, marking the third time this year and 18th time in his career he has grabbed at least five boards in a game. Dargenton also had two dunks in the game, giving him a team-best six dunks this season and 21 in his career.
* Junior forward Dwayne Brown Jr. (25) had eight rebounds, marking the seventh time this season that he has grabbed at least five boards in a game. Brown also had one dunk in the game, giving him two on the season.
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