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Baylor, Texas Tech Postgame Notes

March 1, 2014

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NR/RV BAYLOR (19-10, 7-9) 59, TEXAS TECH (13-16, 5-11) 49
Saturday, March 1, 2014
Ferrell Center | Waco, Texas
Attendance: 8,827


• Tonight's game was the 128th all-time series meeting between the two. Baylor is 52-76 against Texas Tech, including a 33-26 mark in games played at the Ferrell Center, a 13-9 record under Scott Drew and BU is 11-3 against Texas Tech since 2007-08.
• Today marks Drew's 12th win against Texas Tech, the most against any team.

• Baylor shot 30.2% (16-53) from the field, the lowest in a win in the Drew era. The previous low was 34.5% against Mississippi State on 12/28/2011.
• Baylor shot 80% (20-25) from the free throw line, the Bears' second-highest percentage this season.
• Baylor had 21 offensive rebounds and 19 defensive rebounds. Baylor has had more offensive rebounds than defensive rebounds in both meetings against Texas Tech this season.
• After averaging over 13 turnovers in the first 13 games of Big 12 play, Baylor has averaged only 6 in the past three games.
• Baylor has made at least one 3-point field goal in 723 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 attempted 31 three-pointers today, the most of the season. This is the first game this season where over half of its shots were three-point attempts (58.5% of FGA were 3PA).
• Baylor is 28-25 in March in the Drew era
• Baylor is 163-79 since the start of the 2007-08 season.
• Baylor has won 24 of its last 34 games dating back to last season, with seven of the 10 losses coming against ranked teams.
• Baylor is now 21-4 against in-state opponents since the 2011-12 season

Royce O'Neale recorded a double-double, the first of his Baylor career - had had five double-doubles in two season at Denver.
• O'Neale had a career-high 12 rebounds, 5 of which were offensive, also a career high.
• O'Neale finished with 16 points, the second-highest total of his career.
• O'Neale attempted both the most shots (12) and three pointers (5) of his career.
Brady Heslip (4-of-11 from 3-point range) had his 14th game of the season making 4 or more three pointers and the 32nd of his career.
• Heslip (four threes made) has connected on a three-pointer in every game he has started this season.
Kenny Chery had his 14th game with at least 5 assists. Baylor is 10-4 in those games.
• Chery set a career high with both nine free throws made, and 10 attempted.
• Chery did not score from the field, his first game in which he has started and not made a field goal.
Cory Jefferson started his 66th consecutive game after beginning the streak with one start in his first 55 games played.
• Jefferson (8 points, 7 rebounds) broke his streak of 4 straight double-doubles.



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