Oct. 12, 2013
15/15 BAYLOR (5-0, 2-0) 35, NR/NR KANSAS STATE (2-4, 0-3) 25
BILL SNYDER FAMILY STADIUM MANHATTAN, KAN.
OCT. 12, 2013 ATTENDANCE: 52,803
Today's matchup was the 11th meeting in the all-time series. Baylor is now 4-7 all-time against Kansas State, including a 3-1 record under Art Briles.
Baylor won in Manhattan for the first time in program history, improving to 1-4 on K-State's home field.
Demetri Goodson, Glasco Martin and Jordan Najvar served as captains vs. Kansas State.
Baylor is off to a 5-0 start for the first time since 1991. It's the 12th time the Bears have started a season 4-0, but only the fourth time since 1960.
Baylor has won nine straight games dating back to the 2012 season, which is tied with Alabama for the nation's 3rd-longest active streak and tied for the 2nd-longest streak in program history. BU last ran off nine straight wins in 2011-12, and the school-record 10-game winning streak spanned 1936 and 1937.
Baylor has now won five straight Big 12 Conference games, which ties the program record for most consecutive Big 12 wins (2010).
Baylor is 9-14 in October games under Briles and 8-17 on the road in the Briles era.
Baylor is now 30-5 when leading at the half during the Briles era.
With 451 yards of total offense in the game, the Bears have had at least 400 yards of total offense in 32 straight games dating back to Dec. 29, 2011 -- the 32-game streak is the nation's longest active streak (Texas A&M is next closest at 17 straight entering the day).
Baylor had its school-record streak of games scoring 41+ points snapped at 10 games.
Baylor has scored in less than a minute on 16 of its 40 touchdown drives this season (2 of 5 vs. KSU).
The Bears have scored in two minutes or less in 32 of 40 TD drives this season (3 of 5 vs. KSU).
Baylor has scored in the 1st quarter in 21 of its last 22 games dating back to Nov. 19, 2011.
Baylor has scored 30+ points in 23 of its last 25 games -- this was just the 4th time in its last 22 games the Bears have been held under 40 points.
Baylor's first drive of the game was its longest TD drive of the year in time of possession (4:27). The Bears' previous 35 TD drives all took 3:39 or less.
Baylor's defense has held opposing teams to 2-of-14 on 4th-down conversions this season (0-of-1 vs. KSU).
Baylor trailed after the 1st quarter of a game for the first time all season -- the Bears trailed 25-21 until they scored a TD with 14:33 left in the 4th quarter.
Baylor went 4-of-13 on 3rd downs after entering the game 31-of-50 (62%), which was 2nd-best nationally.
QB Bryce Petty completed 13-of-22 passes for 342 yards and 3 TDs. He's thrown for 300+ yards and 2+ TDs in all five of his career starts.
Petty added his 4th rushing TD of the season to give him 4 TDs responsible for.
IR Tevin Reese had a 94-yard TD catch in the 2nd quarter and a 54-yard TD catch in the 4th quarter -- 20 of his 22 career TD receptions have gone for 40+ yards (averages 53.4 yards per career TD reception). His 20 career TD catches of 40+ yards are the nation's most in the BCS-era.
Reese's 93-yard TD catch from Petty was the 2nd-longest pass play in program history (record is 94 yards from Robert Griffin III to Josh Gordon vs. Kansas in 2010).
Reese's 184 yards were the 7th-most in a game in program history.
Reese had his 10th career 100-yard receiving game, tying him with Gerald McNeil and Reggie Newhouse for 3rd-most in program history.
WR Antwan Goodley had a 72-yard TD catch in the 2nd quarter -- he now has 6 TD receptions on the season after entering the year with 2 TD catches in 24 career games played. 5 of his 6 TD catches this year have gone for 60 or more yards -- 83, 72, 65, 63, 61 and 27.
Goodley (139 yards) had his 4th career game with 100+ receiving yards, tying him for 9th-most in BU history.
Reese (7 games) and Goodley (6 games) extended streaks of consecutive games scoring a touchdown, while Seastrunk's streak was snapped at 6 games.
RB Lache Seastrunk (12 carries, 54 yards) had his school-record streak of 100-yard rushing games snapped at 9 straight..
PK Aaron Jones made 5 extra points to bring his program-record career total to 375 points.
Jones has now made a school-record 149 consecutive PATs, and his 234 career PATs made are 19 shy of the NCAA record held by Louisville's Art Carmody (253).
RB Glasco Martin ran for a 21-yard touchdown in the 4th quarter to give him 22 career rushing TDs, tied for 6th-most in program history.
Martin led the team in rushing for the first time this season, totaling 70 yards and 1 TD on 16 carries.
S Ahmad Dixon had his 1st interception of the season and 4th of his career.
LB Bryce Hager had a career-high 18 tackles for his 8th career double-digit tackles game (2nd of season), and he added a sack.
DE Chris McAllister had his 11th career sack, moving him into sole possession of 8th place on Baylor's career sacks list.
LB Eddie Lackey had a season-high 10 tackles.