BYU Cougs in the news: Chatman has another big game; Collinsworth tallies second straight double-double (video)

Jordan Chatman continued his hot shooting as the Boston College Eagles followed their win over No. 1 ranked Duke with an 81-66 win over Columbia on Tuesday night.

Chatman shot 50 percent from the floor, including 4-for-8 from beyond the arc on his way to his second straight game with at least 20 points. He added a pair of rebounds and two assists in 35 minutes on the floor.

He found the range from the outside early on with four first half threes as the Eagles took an eight-point lead into intermission.

Chatman added a pair of lay-ups and a jumper as Boston College improved to 8-3 on the season, including 6-0 at home.

On the season, he is averaging 12.7 points on 42 percent shooting from the field and 93 percent from the foul line in 10 games.

Frank Bartley IV returned to the lineup and scored in double figures for the eighth straight game as the Ragin’ Cajuns knocked off Louisiana Tech 75-71. In the win, he totaled 11 points on 4-for-9 shooting from the field, including 2-for-5 from 3-point range. He also chipped in with two boards and an assist in 27 minutes.

On the season, he is averaging 15.3 points on 42.7 percent shooting with 3.0 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.4 steals in nine games.

Kyle Collinsworth had another huge performance for the Texas Legends in a 124-112 loss to the Long Island Nets on Monday. He totaled 21 points on 8-for-13 shooting from the floor and 5-for-9 from the free-throw line. He added 13 rebounds for his second straight double-double while chipping in with three steals and an assist in 36 minutes.

After scoring six points and grabbing five rebounds in the first half, Collinsworth took over in the third with one of his best quarters of his professional career. He totaled 14 points on 6-for-7 shooting from the field while collecting seven rebounds.

The Texas Legends twitter page shared highlights of massive performance.

Through 15 games, he is averaging 10 points on 50.4 percent shooting from the field, including 44.4 percent from distance. He also contributes 8.7 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.5 steals in 35.3 minutes.



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