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BYU basketball: Cougars, Zags make up for lost time with 4th meeting in a year

BYU basketball: Cougars, Zags make up for lost time with 4th meeting in a year

By Jay Drew
The Salt Lake Tribune

Published Mar 3, 2012 11:44PM MDT

Las Vegas • Gonzaga and Brigham Young first played way back in 1949, with the Zags taking a 46-41 win at the Los Angeles Invitational.
Two of the most successful men’s basketball programs in the Western United States then went more than 62 years without meeting each other.
Now, they are apparently trying to make up for lost time.
The Cougars and Zags met for the second time in nine days and the fourth time in less than a year on Saturday night.
“We love playing Gonzaga,” BYU junior Brock Zylstra...

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