Nov. 27, 2013
8/7 SYRACUSE (7-0) 74, 18/17 BAYLOR (6-1) 67
Wed., Nov. 27, 2013
Lahaina Civic Center (Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii)
Baylor had its nation-leading winning streak snapped at 11 games.
The 11-game winning streak ended tied for 4th-longest in program history.
Baylor is now 2-2 in regular-season tournament title games in the Drew era.
The game was televised on ESPN, marking the 72nd consecutive TV game for Baylor.
Baylor is now 2-1 this season and 36-113 in the Drew era when trailing at the half.
Baylor is 150-70 since the start of the 2007-08 season.
Baylor is now 46-9 in November games during the Drew era.
Baylor is now 100-99 all-time in regular-season tournaments, including a 19-9 mark in the Drew era.
BU is now 6-11 all-time in the state of Hawaii, and the Bears won multiple games in a tournament on the Islands for the first time in six trips.
Five different Baylor players scored in double figures for the third straight game.
Nine different Bears played at least 10 minutes in the game for the sixth time in seven games this season.
Baylor has made at least one 3-point field goal in 701 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.
Junior Kenny Chery (12 points) had his 5th double-figure scoring game, including all three games in the Maui Invitational.
Chery tied his career high with 8 assists, equaling his total from Monday's win vs. Chaminade.
Junior Royce O'Neale (10 points) scored in double figures in all three games in Maui after not scoring in double figures in any of BU's first four games.
Senior Cory Jefferson was named to the Maui Invitational All-Tournament team. He started his 44th consecutive game.
Jefferson (15 points) had his 36th career double-figure scoring game (6th of season), and Baylor is 28-8 all-time when he scores in double figures.
Jefferson started his 44th consecutive game after beginning the streak with one start in his first 55 games played.
Senior Brady Heslip (12 points; 4-of-7 3FGs) has hit at least one 3FG in 71 of 81 career games, including 53 games with 2 or more, 38 games with 3+ 3FGs made and 21 games with 4 or more treys.
Heslip scored in double figure for the sixth time in seven games this season and the 40th time in his career - Baylor is 32-8 when he scores 10+ points.
Sophomore Isaiah Austin had 2 blocks to give him 84 for his career, which is one back of Kevin Rogers for 10th on the Bears' all-time list.
Austin (11 points) had his 4th double-figure scoring game of the season and the 31st of his 42-game career.
Austin has had 2+ blocks in a game 22 times in his career, and the Bears are 17-5 in those contests.