Abouo's double-double lifts BYU by Longwood 92-60
Friday, November 18, 2011
PROVO, Utah (AP) -- Charles Abouo's double-double placed BYU to an easy 92-60 victory over Longwood on Friday night.
Abouo achieved game bests of 19 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Cougars (2-1).
Noah Hartsock scored 18 points for BYU, Stephen Rogers added 17 and Damarcus Harrison had 11. Anson Winder had a game-high five assists.
Antwan Carter hit 8 of 12 shots and scored 18 points for the Lancers (1-2), their only double-figure scorer.
Longwood started quickly and held an early six-point lead. But the Cougars regrouped and established a 35-29 halftime advantage.
The second half was all BYU as it outscored Longwood 57-31, at one point leading by 32.
All 11 players scored for the Cougars, who shot 55 percent (32 of 58). They also made 58 percent of their 3-pointers (15 of 26).