Jan. 8, 2011
BAYLOR (11-3, 1-0) 71, TEXAS TECH (8-8, 0-1) 59
UNITED SPIRIT ARENA (LUBBOCK, TEXAS) ATTENDANCE: 8,857
Saturday was Baylor's first true road game since March 2, 2010, at Texas Tech.
Baylor opened Big 12 play with a road win for the first time since an 87-81 win at Texas in 1998.
Baylor is 7-8 all-time in Big 12 openers, including a 4-4 record in the Scott Drew era.
Baylor has won four straight Big 12 openers.
Texas Tech leads the all-time series, 74-47, with Baylor winning five of the last six and eight of the last 10.
Texas Tech leads the Big 12-era series, 17-13 (Baylor is 4-11 in Lubbock in the Big 12 era).
Baylor is 84-37 since the start of the 2007-08 season.
Baylor is 9-2 this season when a player scorers 20+ points in a game.
Baylor has made at least one 3-point field goal in 602 consecutive games - the second-longest active streak in the Big 12 (Texas).
Baylor has held 12 of its first 14 opponents under 70 points this season.
Baylor is 15-1 in its last 16 Big 12 games when holding opponents under 70 points and has won eight straight.
Baylor is 11-0 this season when leading at halftime.
F Anthony Jones started his 50th consecutive game.
F Quincy Acy played in his 50th consecutive game.
G LaceDarius Dunn has made a 3-point field goal in 28 consecutive games - tied for the second-longest streak in school history with Aaron Bruce (12/4/04-1/18/06) and Dunn's own streak from 3/1/08-2/7/09.
With his 20 points, Dunn passed Texas A&M's Bernard King (1,990) for fifth place on the Big 12 career scoring list. Dunn now has 1,993 career points.
Dunn ranks second in school history with 41 career 20-point games.
Dunn has made a 3FG in 110 of his 117 career games.
Dunn has scored in double figures in 98 of his 117 career games.
G Stargell Love scored a career-high 5 points in his first game back after being sidelines for five weeks with a stress fracture in his left foot.
F Perry Jones III has scored in double figures in 11 of 14 games this season.
Jones III tied a career high with 20 points.
Jones III recorded a career-high 5 steals.