BYU 76, Air Force 57

Key stretch: Through the final five minutes of the first half and the opening minutes of the second half, the Cougars outscored the Falcons, 17-4, to take control of the game.

Key stat: Air Force scored only seven field goals (on 28 attempts) in the second half.

Top performance: BYU's Trent Plaisted scored a game-high 20 points on 7-for-11 shooting from the floor.

Overall record: 23-6

Conference record: 12-2

Up next: vs. Wyoming, Wednesday, 8 p.m.