Haws scores 32, BYU downs CS Northridge 87-75

Haws scores 32, BYU downs CS Northridge 87-75
November 25, 2012, 12:07 am
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Georgia wide receiver Rhett McGowan (27) celebrates his touchdown reception with wide receiver Tavarres King (12) during the second quarter of an NCAA college football game against Georgia Tech, Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, in Athens, Ga. (AP Photo/John Amis)


PROVO, Utah (AP) Tyler Haws scored a career-high 32 points and made several key baskets down the stretch as BYU held on for an 87-75 victory over Cal State Northridge on Saturday night.

Brock Zylstra added 14 points and Brandon Davies chipped in 12 points and eight rebounds for the Cougars (4-2) as they handed the Matadors (6-1) their first loss of the season.

Stephan Hicks led Northridge with 25 points and eight rebounds. Stephen Maxwell added 17 points and Josh Greene had 13.

The Cougars played with Jabari Parker, one of the nation's top high school recruits, in attendance. Parker made an official visit to the BYU campus on Saturday and the Cougars are one of five teams the Chicago native is considering playing for in 2013. Other schools Parker is considering are Duke, Stanford, Florida and Michigan State.