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Baylor, West Virginia Postgame Notes




Feb. 22, 2014

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BAYLOR (18-9, 6-8) 88, West Virginia (15-12, 7-7) 75
Saturday, February 22, 2014
WVU Coliseum; Morgantown, W.Va.
Attendance: 11,843

BAYLOR POSTGAME NOTES

MISCELLANEOUS NOTES
• Today's game was the 5th all-time series meeting. Baylor is now 4-1 against West Virginia, including a 2-0 mark in games played in Morgantown.
• Baylor is on a 4-game winning streak, all of which are in Big 12 Conference play. The 4-game streak is the 2nd-longest single-season Big 12 streak in program history, trailing only the 5 straight Big 12 wins in January 1998.
• Baylor is 35-51 in February in the Drew era, including a 24-16 record since 2010.
• Baylor is 162-78 since the start of the 2007-08 season.
• Baylor is 23-34 in Big 12 road games over the last seven seasons after going 8-80 over the league's first 11 years.
• Baylor has won 23 of its last 32 games dating back to last season, with six of the nine losses coming against ranked teams.
• Head coach Scott Drew earned his 196th career win, moving him within five of tying Bill Henderson's school record.

TEAM NOTES
• Baylor has made at least one 3-point field goal in 721 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 a season-low 4 turnovers, none of which were committed by guards.
• Baylor had 9 assists and 0 turnovers in the 2nd half.
• All five Baylor starters scored in double figures.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES
Brady Heslip became the 27th player in Baylor history to reach 1,000 career points (9th of Drew era).
• Heslip (4-of-7 from 3-point range) had his 13th game this season (31st career) with 4+ made 3-pointers.
• Heslip is now shooting 53.3% from 3-point range in road games this season (32-of-60).
Royce O'Neale had season-highs with 22 points, 8 made field goals (8-of-8) and 4 made 3-pointers. His previous season high was 13 points, and his most in a Big 12 game was 10 points.
Cory Jefferson started his 64th consecutive game after beginning the streak with one start in his first 55 games played.
• Jefferson (15 points, 12 rebounds) had his 10th double-double of the season and 21st of his career (7th-most in BU history).
• Jefferson's double-double was his 3rd straight. He's averaging 20.3 points and 12.0 rebounds in those games.
• Jefferson (15 points) had his 21st double-figure scoring game this season 51st of his career (BU is 40-11 in those games).
Isaiah Austin (19 points) scored in double figures for the 5th straight game, 18th time this season and 45th in his career.
• Austin (7 blocks) had his 3rd straight game with 5+ blocks (6th this season).
• Austin is averaging 16.8 points and 5.4 blocks per game over his last 5 games.
Kenny Chery (13 points) scored in double figures for the 14th time this season (3rd straight).
• Chery had 7 assists and 0 turnovers in 32 minutes - it was his most assists in a game without a turnover this season.

 

 

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