Sixth straight season Baylor has had an Academic All-Big 12 honoree
Manu Lecomte hit the game-winning shot with 8 seconds left on the clock.
Baylor and Yale will be meeting for the first time.
Al Freeman scored 14 points to lead the Baylor offense.
Taurean Prince scored 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds.
Photos from the men's basketball practice on March 23, 2017 prior to the Sweet 16 game against South Carolina.
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the men's basketball NCAA First Round game against New Mexico State.
USATSI Gallery - No. 11 Baylor @ Texas
Check out the USATSI photo gallery from the men's basketball game against No. 10 West Virginia.
Feb. 18, 2017
Played off bench in all 34 games, averaged 12.7 minutes per game ... Served primarily as backup point guard, also saw action at shooting guard and small forward ... Finished with 2.72 assist-to-turnover ratio, fourth-highest among all Big 12 players ... Ranked fourth on team with 2.0 assists per game ... Posted 2:1 or better assist-to-turnover ratio in 17 of 34 games ... Played first 72 minutes of collegiate career without a turnover, posting 11:0 assist-to-turnover ratio across first five games ... Recorded five-plus assists three times (12/2 vs. PVAMU; 12/16 vs. Hardin-Simmons; 12/19 at Texas A&M) ... Set career highs in points (11), rebounds (nine) and steals (three), added five assists in 22 minutes against Hardin-Simmons (12/16) ... Dished out career-high six assists with no turnovers, added four points in 17 minutes at Texas A&M (12/19) ... Played crucial role guarding Georges Niang in triangle-and-two defense over final seven minutes and made two late free throws in win at No. 13 Iowa State (1/9) ... With leading rebounder Rico Gathers out sick, stepped up with six rebounds, four assists and no turnovers in career-high 26 minutes of win at Kansas State (2/10) ... Six rebounds and four assists at KSU were both season-highs for Big 12 Conference games ... Made buzzer-beating 3-pointers before halftime in both games at Big 12 Championship (3/10 vs. Texas; 3/11 vs. Kansas), matching total of 3-pointers made over 31 regular-season games ... Named to Baylor Dean’s List and Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll in both fall 2015 and spring 2016.
Four-year varsity letterwinner, spent final three years playing for coach Matt Barnes at Olympus High School in Salt Lake City, Utah ... Played freshman season for coach Steve Sylestine at Clark High School in San Antonio, Texas ... Led Olympus to identical 21-5 records and state semifinals in both 2014 and 2015 ... Earned all-state recognition in all three years at OIympus, including first-team honors in 2014 and 2015 and honorable mention in 2013 ... Named Region MVP as senior in 2015, following three straight years as first-team All-Region selection ... In three seasons at Olympus, has 1,200 points, 425 rebounds, and 245 assists ... Finished as Olympus’ all-time leader in assists, ranked second in points and fifth in rebounds ... Averaged 24.1 points, 9.3 rebounds, 5.5 assists and 1.9 steals during senior season ... Played for North Carolina squad that won 2014 LeBron James Skills Academy, also participated in 2014 Kevin Durant Skills Academy ... No. 3 ranked recruit in Utah’s 2015 class by ESPN.com ... Ranked No. 208 recruit nationally in 2015 class by 247Sports.com.
Full name is Jacob Dale Lindsey ... Nickname is Jake ... Born Nov. 15, 1996, in Houston ... Son of Dennis and Becky Lindsey ... Father is general manager of NBA’s Utah Jazz and played basketball at Baylor from 1988-91 ... Both parents are Baylor graduates ... Cousin, Alyssa Dry, is on Baylor women’s basketball team ... Grandfather, F.A. Dry, was football assistant coach for Houston Oilers (1966-70) and Baylor (1984-92) and was football head coach at Tulsa (1972-76) and TCU (1977-82) ... Business major.