BYU basketball: Cougars defeat Frogs easily, 79-56

Published: Saturday, Feb. 19 2011 4:19 p.m. MST

FORT WORTH, Texas No. 7 BYU used the long ball to run away from TCU 79-56 Saturday afternoon before a packed house of mostly Cougar fans at Daniel-Mayer Coliseum.

The Cougars dumped in 11 shots from beyond the arc three each from All-American guard Jimmer Fredette and backup forward Stephen Rogers. Fredette finished with 23 points and Rogers had 15 to lead the Cougars.

The win lifted the Cougars to 25-2 overall and 11-1 in Mountain West Conference play heading into Wednesday's rematch with Colorado State in Provo. BYU's victory extended the Cougar win streak to 10 wins in the last 11 games.

Read the rest of Dick Harmon's game recap here.

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BYU (24-2, 10-1 MWC) at TCU (10-17, 1-11)

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