Sun Devils Fall To BYU 81-68
Dec. 9, 2009
PROVO, Utah (AP) -Jimmer Fredette scored 10 points and set the BYU record for consecutive free throws made as the Cougars beat Arizona State 81-68 Tuesday night.
Fredette went 8-for-8 from the foul line, giving him 35 in a row and breaking Michael Smith's 20-year-old school record of 32 straight. He also scored in double figures for the 22nd straight time for the Cougars (7-1), who overcame a shooting slump midway through the second half and held off Arizona State (6-3) in the final few minutes.
Tyler Haws had 17 points and 11 rebounds for BYU and Jackson Emery also scored 17, including five 3-pointers.
Derek Glasser had 22 points to lead the Sun Devils, who rallied with a barrage of 3-pointers after trailing by as much as 20.
Arizona State made 8-of-15 3-pointers in the second half.