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BYU basketball: Cougars' all-time single-game scoring performances (+videos, photos)

Published: Tuesday, July 28 2015 11:23 p.m. MDT

BYU's Tyler Haws (3) drives against Portland's Kevin Bailey (00) during an NCAA college basketball game in Portland, Ore., Thursday Jan. 23, 2014. Portland beat BYU 114-110 in triple overtime. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens) (GREG WAHL-STEPHENS, AP) BYU's Tyler Haws (3) drives against Portland's Kevin Bailey (00) during an NCAA college basketball game in Portland, Ore., Thursday Jan. 23, 2014. Portland beat BYU 114-110 in triple overtime. (AP Photo/Greg Wahl-Stephens) (GREG WAHL-STEPHENS, AP)

Tyler Haws had one of the top scoring games in BYU history in the Cougars' 114-110 triple-overtime loss at Portland on Thursday night. Here's a list of BYU's all-time single-game scoring performances.

10. Danny Ainge scored 40 points against Oral Roberts in 1978 and against Utah in 1980; John Fairchild had 40 against Arizona in 1965; Marty Haws recorded 40 against Siena in 1989; and Dick Nemelka had 40 against St. Bonaventure in 1965.

9. Timo Saarelainen had 41 points against New Mexico in 1985.

8. Jimmer Fredette had 42 points against Colorado State in 2011; Tyler Haws scored 42 against Virginia Tech in 2012.



7. Jimmer Fredette went for 43 points against San Diego State in 2011.

BYU's  Jimmer Fredette shoots over Chris Kupets to score at the end of the first half as the University of Utah and BYU play men's basketball Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, in Salt Lake City, Utah.  (Tom Smart, Deseret News)
 (Tom Smart, Deseret News) BYU's Jimmer Fredette shoots over Chris Kupets to score at the end of the first half as the University of Utah and BYU play men's basketball Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2011, in Salt Lake City, Utah. (Tom Smart, Deseret News) (Tom Smart, Deseret News)


6. Dave Eastis scored 44 points against New Mexico in 1960.

5. Jimmer Fredette had 45 points against TCU in 2010.



4. Jimmer Fredette scored 47 points against Utah in 2011; Bob Skousen recorded 47 points against UCLA in 1961.



3. Tyler Haws poured in 48 points in a triple-overtime loss at Portland Thursday night.

2. Jimmer Fredette exploded for 49 points in a victory at Arizona in 2009.

1. Jimmer Fredette scored a school-record 52 points against New Mexico in the Mountain West Conference tournament semifinals in 2011.

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