Dec. 9, 2006
Baylor is now 6-2 on the season.
Baylor is 0-1 all-time against South Carolina.
BU is 58-20 in regular season non-conference games the last seven seasons (6-2 in 2006-07).
Tonight's loss breaks Baylor's seven-game home winning streak. The Bears have won nine of their last 11 in the Ferrell Center (dating back to last season).
The Ferrell Center saw its largest men's basketball crowd this year with 6,125 in attendance.
Baylor committed a season-low eight turnovers.
Junior guard Aaron Bruce led the Bears in points (15) for the second time this season and the 26th time in his career.
Bruce has hit 16 straight free throws over the last seven games (dating back to win over Colorado State).
Sophomore center Mamadou Diene has blocked at least one shot in all 24 career games.
Diene tied his season high 10 rebounds, the second time this season and fourth time in his career to put up double figures in rebounds.
Sophomore guard Henry Dugat and freshman guard Tweety Carter have both hit at least one 3-pointer in all eight games this season.
Dugat tied his career high with seven rebounds.
Dugat also tied his career high two blocks.
The Bears have made at least one 3-pointer in 431 straight games.
BU outscored USC 28-20 in the paint.