LAHAINA, Hawaii – Chase Fischer scored 30 points and made nine of his tournament record-tying 10 3-pointers in the first half, leading hot-shooting BYU to a 121-85 rout over Chaminade Tuesday in the Maui Invitational.
BYU (4-1) bounced back from a double-overtime loss to No. 15 San Diego State in its Maui opener by lighting up the Lahaina Civic Center with 17 3-pointers. The Cougars made their first 12 from behind the arc, the oohs and aahs from the crowd growing louder with each make in the loser's bracket game.
Fischer led the charge, knocking down seven straight 3s while scoring 21 points in the opening 6 1/2 minutes. He finished 10 of 13 from the arc.
Tyler Haws added 19 points for the Cougars, who shot 55 percent and went 17 for 29 from behind the arc.
Chaminade (2-2) never stood a chance against BYU's long-range barrage despite hitting 10 3-pointers of their own.