BYU Cougs in the news: Collinsworth delivers Mavs moment of the game; Chatman continues to show off 3-point shooting stroke (video)

Kyle Collinsworth had another solid performance on Tuesday night as the Dallas Mavericks fell to the Sacramento Kings 114-109.

While he didn’t stuff the stat sheet like he did in Sunday’s game with the Rockets, Collinsworth still made a big impression. He ended up with six points on 3-for-5 shooting from the floor whiling adding a rebound in 19 minutes of work.

Two of his six points came on a huge fourth quarter dunk that earned the Mavs moment of the game.

The Dallas Mavericks Twitter account shared video of the strong finish.

In 15 games, he is averaging 2.9 points on 51.4 percent shooting from the field to go along with 2.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 13.1 minutes.

Chatman continues to show off 3-point stroke

Jordan Chatman had another good night shooting the ball from the outside as the Boston College Eagles knocked of the Pittsburgh Panthers 81-58 on Tuesday for their first ACC road win since March 3, 2015.

Chatman recorded 17 points on the strength of 5-for-12 shooting from beyond the arc and 2-for-2 from the foul line. He added six rebounds, three steals and two assists in 38 minutes.

Chatman had his outside shot working early as he scored nine first half points on three shots from distance, including the first six points of the night for the Eagles. He added two more triples in the second half, including a three in the first minute that gave Boston College its first lead of the night.

It was his 19th double-figure scoring night of the season and his 13th time with at least three made shots from beyond the arc.

On the season, Chatman is averaging 12.9 points on 41.9 percent from 3-point land and 88.7 percent from the foul line. He also chips in with 2.6 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 36 minutes.

The latest on L.J. Rose

L.J. Rose hasn’t seen too much game time since rejoining the Salt Lake City Stars, but has provided some of his best performances of the season in recent games.

In a 104-95 loss to the Oklahoma City Blue on Saturday, Rose had the best game of his young career as he totaled career-bests in points, rebounds steals and minutes. He finished with six points on 2-for-4 shooting from beyond the arc to go along with six rebounds, three assists and a pair of steals in 21:46.

In 10 games, he is averaging 1.5 points, 1.2 assists and nearly a rebound a game in 7.6 minutes.


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