Feb. 1, 2014
NR/RV BAYLOR (14-7, 2-6) 76, 8/10 OKLAHOMA STATE (16-5, 4-4) 70
Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014
Gallagher-Iba Arena (Stillwater, Okla.)
Today's game was the 73rd all-time meeting between Baylor and Oklahoma State. BU is now 21-52 all-time against OSU, including a 5-25 mark in Stillwater and a 9-13 mark in the Drew era - BU is 9-6 in its last 15 games against OSU.
Baylor improved to 3-38 all-time in road games against AP top 10 teams. The Bears are now 12-72 overall against AP top 10 teams.
This is the 7th straight season Baylor has defeated multiple AP Top 25 teams - BU had four such seasons in its first 101 years of basketball.
BU is now 8-79 in road games against AP Top 25 teams and 33-156 overall against AP Top 25 teams (16-62 in Drew era).
Baylor is now 53-3 when leading at the half since the start of the 2011-12 season.
Baylor is 31-49 in February in the Drew era, including a 20-14 record since 2010.
Baylor is 158-76 since the start of the 2007-08 season.
Baylor has won 19 of its last 26 games overall, with 4 of the 7 losses coming against ranked teams.
Head coach Scott Drew earned his 192nd career win, placing him 9 back of Bill Henderson's school-record 201 victories.
Baylor has made at least one 3-point field goal in 715 consecutive games - the 2nd-longest active streak in the Big 12 (Texas). The last time Baylor did not connect from 3-point range was Feb. 21, 1990 vs. Texas Tech.
Baylor has out-shot 18 of 21 opponents this season and has been out-rebounded just three times in 21 games.
Baylor is 14-3 when out-shooting its opponent this season and 175-21 when doing so under Drew.
Baylor is 12-5 this season and 138-42 under Drew when out-rebounding its opponent.
Cory Jefferson started his 58th consecutive game after beginning the streak with one start in his first 55 games played.
Brady Heslip (6-of-13 3FGs) has hit at least one 3-pointer in 82 of 95 career games, including 64 games with 2+ 3-pointers, 45 games with 3+ 3-pointers and 27 games with 4+ 3-pointers.
Heslip (season-high 20 points) scored in double figures for the 13th time this season and 47th in his career - BU is 36-11 in those games.
Gary Franklin (11 points) scored in double figures for the 7th time this season (9th of career). He hit three 3-pointers in the final 4 minutes, scoring 9 straight Baylor points to give the Bears a 72-67 lead.
Rico Gathers (14 points) had his 8th double-figure scoring game of the season and the 12th of his career - BU is 11-1 when he scores 10+ points.
Kenny Chery missed the game with a foot injury, snapping a streak of 20 consecutive starts to begin his BU career.