Nov. 26, 2013
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18/17 BAYLOR (5-0) 93, CHAMINADE (2-1) 77
Mon., Nov. 25, 2013
Lahaina Civic Center (Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii)
Baylor extended its winning streak to 10 games - the nation's longest active streak.
Baylor's 10-game winning streak is the 6th-longest in program history and the 2nd-longest of the Drew era (started 17-0 in 2011-12).
Baylor scored 90+ points for the 41st time in the Drew era and improved to 39-2 in those games.
The game was televised on ESPNU, marking the 70th consecutive TV game for Baylor.
Baylor is 149-69 since the start of the 2007-08 season.
Baylor improved to 45-8 in November games during the Drew era.
Baylor improved to 31-7 during the Drew era in games against first-time opponents.
Baylor is now 99-98 all-time in regular-season tournaments, including a 18-8 mark in the Drew era.
BU is now 5-10 all-time in the state of Hawaii, and the Bears have a chance to win multiple games for the first time in five tournaments in the state.
Head coach Scott Drew recorded his 183rd career win at Baylor, moving him within 18 of tying Bill Henderson for the school record.
Nine different Bears played at least 10 minutes in the game for the fourth time in five games this season.
Baylor has made at least one 3-point field goal in 699 consecutive games - the second-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 now started the season 5-0 in five of the last seven years.
Senior Gary Franklin had career highs with 22 points, 6 assists and 6 3FGs made (6-of-10) - his previous career high was 12 points on 4-of-4 3FGs at TCU on Jan. 26, 2013.
Junior Kenny Chery had a career-high 8 assists to go with 12 points. It was his 3rd double-figure scoring game.
Sophomore Rico Gathers had a career-high 14 rebounds in only 18 minutes - it was his 8th career double-figure rebounding game.
Junior Royce O'Neale had a Baylor-career-high 12 points, along with 3 rebounds, 3 assists and 2 steals.
Senior Cory Jefferson started his 42nd consecutive game.
Jefferson (15 points) had his 34th career double-figure scoring game (BU is 27-7 in those games) and finished one rebound shy of a double-double.
Senior Brady Heslip (14 points; 3-of-7 3FGs) has hit at least one 3-point field goal in 70 of 79 career games, including 52 games with 2+ 3FGs and 37 games with 3+ treys.
Sophomore Isaiah Austin (3 blocks) had his 21st career game with 2+ blocks - Baylor is 17-4 in those games.