> MEN'S GOLF: BYU suffered a difficult second round Monday after an accident at the Southwestern Intercollegiate Invitational in Westlake Village, Calif.
The Cougars played a strong opening round of 286, finishing one stroke behind Arizona State.
Tides soon changed early in the second round when the mother of BYU's Billy Harvey was struck in the face with a golf ball and taken to the hospital in an ambulance.
BYU shot a second-round 309 to finish in third place (595), 20 strokes behind Arizona State. Andy Miller is in third place after a two-round total of 143.
SOFTBALL: Utah split a WAC doubleheader Monday at San Diego State, taking the opener 3-1 before falling 2-1 in the nightcap.
Utah, 12-9 overall and 6-4 in the WAC, plays Wednesday at Georgia Tech.
MEN'S TRACK: All-American Nate Kennedy posted the fastest collegiate time so far this season in the steeplechase with a time of 8 minutes, 44.1 seconds Saturday at the Long Beach Track and Field Classic. The time qualifies him for the NCAA Championships.
Finishing second through fourth in the same event were the Weber trio of Mark Jolley (9:01.7), Hugh Christiansen (9:10.8) and Jed Johansen (9:12.0).
Kennedy led a WSU sweep of the 800 meters with a 1:52.8 time, followed by Trent Hooper (1:53.55) and Aaron Taylor (1:54.03).
Taylor won the 1,500 meters (3:50.75); freshman Wildcat teammates Gavin Chamberlain and Hooper were third and fourth.
Other WSU winners included Brian Hickman with a throw of 210 feet in the javelin and Jake Schulz with a time of 53.54 seconds in the 400-meter intermediate hurdles.