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Baylor, Oklahoma Postgame Notes




March 13, 2014

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RV/RV [7] BAYLOR (23-10) 78 - 17/18 [2] OKLAHOMA (23-9) 73
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Sprint Center | Kansas City, Mo.

BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP, QUARTERFINALS

BAYLOR POSTGAME NOTES

MISCELLANEOUS NOTES
• Tonight's win is Baylor's 9th in its last 10 games (since Kenny Chery returned to starting lineup after turf toe injury).
• Baylor advances to the Big 12 Championship semifinals (for fifth time in 17 tournament appearances) and will face the Texas-West Virginia winner Friday at 8:30 p.m.
• Head coach Scott Drew recorded his 201st career win, tying Bill Henderson as winningest coach in Baylor history.
• Baylor notched its 4th win over a Top 25 opponent this season.
• Baylor is now 23-8 in postseason (conference and national) tournaments over the last six seasons (12-3 last three years).
• Baylor is now 11-3 over the last two seasons in March/April.
• Baylor is now 9-3 this season in games decided by five or fewer points (or OT).
• Baylor's 23 wins is tied for the 6th-most in a season in program history.
• Baylor has won 23 games for the fifth time in the last six seasons. • Baylor is 28-10 in its last 38 games (with seven of the 10 losses coming against ranked teams).

BIG 12 CHAMPIONSHIP NOTES
• Baylor is now 13-16 all-time in Big 12 Championship play (Bears have won 4 of last 6 championship games).
• Baylor is now 5-4 all-time in Big 12 Championship quarterfinal games.
• Baylor is now 9-9 in the Big 12 Championship under Scott Drew, Drew moves into a sixth place tie on all-time Championship coaching wins list (tied at 9 with Bob Knight).
• Baylor is now 12-18 in tournament play in Kansas City (5-5 in the Sprint Center).
• Baylor is now 1-2 vs. 2 seeds in Big 12 Championship play.

SERIES NOTES
• All-time series record: OU leads 41-11 / tied 1-1 in Big 12 Championship play / OU leads 3-2 all-time in neutral site games
• Baylor is now 6-18 vs. OU in the Scott Drew era.

TEAM NOTES
• Baylor shot 50.0% tonight, the Bears are now 14-1 this season when shooting 50 percent or higher.
• Baylor outshot OU 50%-42%, BU is 22-3 this season when outshooting its opponent.
• Baylor outrebounded OU 36-34 and is now 19-5 on the season when totaling more rebounds that its opponent.
• Baylor is 16-1 this season when leading at the half, BU is 58-3 when leading at the half since 2011-12.
• Baylor extended its 3-point streak to 727 games (second-longest active streak in Big 12), dating to Feb. 21, 1990.

INDIVIDUAL NOTES
• Senior F Cory Jefferson...
• recorded a 14-point, 11-rebound double-double, his 13th of the season & 24th of career (BU is 20-4 in such games).
• has recorded double-doubles in 6 of his last 9 games.
• had 14 points, his 26th double-figure scoring game of the season & 56th of career (BU is 44-12 in such games).
• had 11 rebounds, his 14 double-figure total of the season & 26th of career (BU is 21-5 in such games).
• with 11 rebounds moved into 10th on Baylor's career list at 683 (passed Arthur Edwards, 681).
• Junior F Royce O'Neale...
• recorded a 12-point, 10-rebound double-double, his 3rd of the season (BU 3-0 in such games) and second straight.
• scored 12 points, his 8th game in double-figure scoring (BU 7-1 in such games).
• had 10 rebounds, his 4th double-figure total in the last 5 games (BU 4-0 in such games).
• Junior G Kenny Chery...
• had 7 assists and moved into a tie for 9th on Baylor single-season list with 161 (passed Vinnie Johnson's 159 in '78-79, matched Nelson Haggerty's 161 in '93-94).
• scored 12 points, his 17th double-figure scoring game of the season (BU is 13-5 in such games).
• has made 35 of 37 free throws (94.6%) over the last six games - shot 5-5 tonight.
• Sophomore C Isaiah Austin...
• scored 18 points, his 20th double-figure scoring game of the season & 47th of career (BU is 33-13 in such games).
• his 5 blocks moved him past teammate Cory Jefferson into third on BU's all-time list with 164.
• Senior G Brady Heslip...
• with 12 points, moved into 23rd place on Baylor's career scoring list with 1,070 (passed Arthur Edwards, 1,062).
• scored 12 points, his 20th double-figure scoring game of the season & 54th of career (BU is 41-13 in such games).

 

 

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