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Jeff Chiu, Associated Press
BYU forward Yoeli Childs (23) dunks against Santa Clara during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Santa Clara, Calif., Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018.

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — The BYU men's basketball team rolled to aan 84-50 victory over Santa Clara on Saturday night. The Cougars (15-4, 4-2 WCC) dominated the Broncos (6-12, 3-3) in rebounds (41-18), assists (26-13) and field-goal shooting (60.8-33.3)

Turning point: BYU went on an 11-0 run after 11:12 into the first half to break the game wide open.

The hero: Sophomore forward Yoeli Childs nearly had a triple double (22 points, 13 rebounds and a career-high eight assists)

3 keys:

• BYU shot 79 percent from the field in the first half — by far the Cougars' best shooting performance of a half this season.

• TJ Haws appeared to break out his slump, hitting 4 of 5 from the 3-point line on his way to a 14-point performance.

• BYU outrebounded Santa Clara 19-2 in the first half.

Almanac: Won 2

Next 3:

Thursday vs. Loyola Marymount (6-10, 1-4), 9 p.m. MST

Jan. 20 vs. San Diego (12-5, 3-2), 7 p.m. MST

Jan. 25 at Saint Mary's (17-2, 6-0), 8 p.m. MST