Feb. 18, 2012
KANSAS STATE 57, 9/10 BAYLOR 56
FERRELL CENTER WACO, TEXAS
FEB. 18, 2012 ATTENDANCE: 10,087
Baylor is 22-6 all-time when ranked in the Top 10 - 18 of those wins have come this season
Baylor is 55-20 -- 54-19 in the Drew era -- when ranked in the Associated Press Top 25, 48-15 when ranked in the USA TODAY/ESPN Coaches Top 25 and 46-14 all-time when ranked simultaneously in both polls.
Since the start of the 2007-08 season, Baylor is 113-52 and has made three postseason appearances (2008 NCAA, 2009 NIT, 2010 NCAA) and posted three 20-win seasons (135 wins in first 11 seasons of Big 12 era).
Saturday was the 25th series meeting between Baylor and Kansas State. K-State holds a 13-12 advantage in the all-time series. Baylor is 5-4 against the Wildcats in Waco.
Saturday was the 11th sellout in Scott Drew's nine-year tenure.
Baylor played Kansas State as a ranked team for the fifth time in program history. The Bears are 2-3 in those games.
Since the start of the 2007-08 season, Baylor is 68-16 at the Ferrell Center (25-14 in Big 12 home games), including a 42-7 home mark in the last three seasons (16-7 in Big 12 home games).
Baylor extended its 3-pointer streak to 646 games (second-longest active streak in Big 12) - dating to Feb. 21, 1990.
Baylor is 2-5 this season when trailing at the half.
Baylor lost for the first time this season when holding an opponent below 60 points (10-1) and fell to 54-4 in the Drew era when holding opponents under 60.
Baylor has held 20 opponents to fewer than 70 points. Since the start of the 2007-08 season, Baylor is 72-11 when holding opponents below the 70-point mark. Baylor is 105-27 in the Drew era when holding opponents below 70.
Baylor out-rebounded K-State 34-29 and fell to 17-2 when out-rebounding its opponent.
Baylor had 7 shots blocked by Kansas State - the most by a Baylor opponent this season.
Senior F Quincy Acy moved into 13th on Baylor's all-time scoring list with 1,234 career points.
Acy played in his 128th career game, ranking fourth all-time in program history.
Acy played in his 62nd career Big 12 game, tied for seventh in program history.
With 33 minutes played, Acy (3,156) passed Doug Brandt (3,125) and Nelson Haggerty (3,127) for seventh in program history.
Acy (14 points) has scored in double figures in 11 of his last 12 games and 68 times in his career.
Acy (3 rebounds) passed Darryl Middleton (730) for sole possession of sixth on Baylor's career rebound list with 733.
Senior F Anthony Jones played in his 119th career game, tied for fifth in program history.
Junior G Pierre Jackson (7 assists) had his 12th game with 7 or more assists.
Jackson moved past Vinnie Johnson (159 in 1978-79) for eighth on Baylor's single-season assists list with 160.
Jackson tied his career high with 6 rebounds.
Freshman F Quincy Miller (12 points) has nine double-figure scoring games in Big 12 play this season and 15 overall.
Miller (career-high-tying 11 rebounds) had his second career double-double and third double-figure rebounding game.
Sophomore G Brady Heslip has made at least one 3-point field goal in 25 of 27 games this season.
65 of Heslip's 79 field goals have been from 3-point range.
Heslip (13 points) had his 13th double-figure scoring game.