BYU Cougs in the news: Collinsworth has impressive all-around performance; Carlino has big game; Abouo, Broadus show off passing skills

Kyle Collinsworth had a strong all-around showing on Tuesday night as the Dallas Mavericks knocked off the Sacramento Kings, 103-97.

The former BYU guard totaled three points on 50 percent shooting from the field and 1-for-4 from the foul line. He added five rebounds, four assists and two blocks in 25:45.

One of those assists came on a highlight-reel play where he whipped a behind-the-back pass to Doug McDermott for a Lay-up.

In 26 games, Collinsworth is averaging 2.7 points on 40 percent shooting to go along with 3.1 rebounds and 1.4 assists in 13.9 minutes.

Off the court, Collinsworth was featured in a short YouTube video.

While Collinsworth has been putting in work in the NBA, plenty of former Cougars have been putting up numbers in different leagues around the globe.

Matt Carlino had a really nice outing as his Roseto Sharks beat Dinamica Mantova, 104-98. In the six point win, Carlino totaled 21 points on 6-for-13 shooting from the floor, including 3-for-7 from distance and 6-for-7 from the free-throw line. He added five rebounds and four assists in 35 minutes of work.

In 17 games, he is averaging 19 points, 5.4 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.3 steals in 30 minutes.

Eric Mika also had a solid effort over the weekend in a 77-62 loss to Dolomiti Energia Trento. In the 15-point setback, the former BYU big man totaled 12 points on 5-for-9 shooting from the floor and 2-for-2 from the foul line. He added eight rebounds, two blocks and a steal in 26 minutes.

On the season, Mika is averaging 13.9 points on 52.6 percent shooting from inside the arc and 72.7 percent from the charity stripe. He also chips in with 7.5 rebounds, 1.3 steals and 1.1 assists in 29 minutes.

Brandon Davies has one of the strangest stat lines you will ever see as Zalgiris knocked off  Lietkabelis, 85-72 to improve to 24-3 in Lithuanian League action. In the win, Davies totaled seven points, but didn’t attempt a shot for the floor. He did connect on 7 of 10 shots from the free-throw line while adding two boards and a steal in 14 minutes.

In 26 games, he is averaging 8.3 points on 55 percent shooting with a team-best 5.3 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 15.2 minutes.

Rashuan Broadus had one of his best games since heading back to Lithuania in a 90-77 loss to Nevezis. Broadus totaled 10 points, a game-high six assists, a rebound and a steal in 30 minutes of action.

In six games, he is averaging 4.2 points, 2.7 assists and 1.0 steals in 16.2 minutes.

Charles Abouo also showed off his passing skills on Tuesday as FOS Provence beat Vichy Clermont 70-60. In the win, Abouo handed out a game-best seven assists to go along with six points, three rebounds, three steals and a block in 31 minutes.

In 25 games, he is averaging 13.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, 2.8 assists and 1.8 steals in 28.2 minutes.

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