SAN FRANCISCO — BYU freshman Yoeli Childs had a monster game as Cougars picked up a much-needed 68-52 victory over San Francisco.
The Cougars ended a 2-game road losing streak and swept the Dons in the WCC conference season to move ahead of them in the standings.
Childs had a career-high in both points (23) and rebounding (16).
• 4 BYU starters reached double figures; only Nick Emery had an off night, shooting 1 of 9 from the field.
• Cougars outrebounded the Dons 50-41
• USF outscored BYU's bench 28-1.
Records: BYU 18-9 (9-5), 3rd place; San Francisco 18-9 (8-6) 4th place
BYU: TJ Haws had 17 points, 5 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals.
San Francisco: Chase Foster had 10 points off the bench.
BYU: vs. San Diego, Thursday, 9 p.m.
San Francisco: at Gonzaga, Thursday, 7 p.m.