Dec. 21, 2012
BAYLOR 79, BYU 64
FERRELL CENTER WACO, TEXAS
DEC. 21, 2012 ATTENDANCE: 7,239
Baylor is 42-13 in the month of December under Drew, including a 34-4 record in its last 38 December games.
Baylor is now 92-26 against non-conference competition in the Drew era.
The Bears are now 4-5 all-time vs. BYU.
Baylor is now 11-11 all-time against teams from the West Coast Conference.
The win gives Baylor a record of 8-3 or better through the first 11 games for the 7th consecutive season.
The Bears are 7-1 when scoring 70 or more points this season.
The starting lineup of Jackson, Heslip, Walton, Jefferson and Austin improved to 7-2 on the year.
BU is now 7-0 this season when leading at the half.
Baylor has made at least one 3-point field goal in 668 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.
The Bears are 79-119 in the Drew era and 4-3 this year when shooting below 50% on field goals.
Baylor closed the 1st half on a 21-2 run to take a 40-31 advantage into the break.
All 5 Baylor starters scored in double figures for the 2nd time this season (Kentucky).
Pierre Jackson (16 points) scored in double figures for the 19th straight game. He's averaging 18.3 points and 6.3 assists per game during the streak.
Jackson had his 37th career double-figure scoring game and he has scored in double figures in 26 of 31 career starts.
Jackson has at least one 3-point basket in every game this season.
Jackson tied his season-high with 4 steals.
Cory Jefferson recorded a double-double for the 5th time this season.
Jefferson (14 pts) had his 8th double-digit performance of the year and the 13th of his career.
Isaiah Austin (14 pts, 10 reb) recorded his 4th career double-double and 3rd straight.
Austin registered a career-high 5 blocks.
Austin tallied double-digit points (14 ) for the 3rd straight game and the 8th time this season.
Gary Franklin tied his career-high with 2 steals.
Brady Heslip has hit a three-pointer in each game he has played this season and 17-straight dating back to last year.
A.J. Walton scored in double-figures for the 5th-time this season and the 16th-time in his career.