COL BKB: Utah 69, Brigham Young 60

Feb. 26, 2005 at 6:12 PM
SALT LAKE CITY, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Andrew Bogut had 26 points and 13 rebounds Saturday to lead 12th-ranked Utah to a 69-60 victory over Brigham Young.

Justin Hawkins added 21 points for Utah (24-4, 12-1 MWC), which suffered its only conference loss Monday at New Mexico.

Austin Ainge led BYU with 17 points. Tthe Cougars (9-19, 3-10) have lost three straight and five of of their last six games.

Utah and BYU were tied 29-29 at halftime, but Utah outscored BYU 21-9 in the first eight minutes of the second half.

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