Oct. 27, 2012
Tonight's matchup was the 11th meeting in the series. Baylor now has a 5-6 all-time record against Iowa State, including a 2-4 record in games played in Ames.
Terrance Williams, Spencer Drango and Glasco Martin served as captains vs. Iowa State.
Baylor is now 7-14 in October games in the Art Briles era.
Saturday's game was the 18th time in the last 19 games Baylor has played on national television.
Baylor is now 7-22 when trailing at the half during the Briles era (1-3 this season).
In 3 wins this season, Baylor has a +6 turnover margin; in 4 losses, Baylor's turnover margin is -11 (-2.75/game; 13 giveaways, 2 takeaways).
Baylor's defense forced a turnover in the 3rd quarter, snapping a streak of 11 straight turnovers without forcing one in the last 3-plus games.
Baylor has now scored 14 TDs on drives of 1 minute or less (1 vs. Iowa State) and 22 TD on drives of 2 minutes or less (1 vs. Iowa State).
Baylor went 1-for-4 on 4th-down conversions -- the Bears led the nation with conversions on 10-of-11 4th downs entering the game.
Baylor lost a game when forcing 2+ turnovers for the first time during Phil Bennett's tenure (11-1).
Baylor was held under 30 points for only the 2nd timed in its last 14 games.
Baylor's offense has averaged at least 6.0 yards-per-play in each of the last 13 games (6.7 ypp vs. ISU).
Baylor's 2,770 passing yards this season are 7th most in program history.
WR Terrance Williams had 190 receiving yards, moving him into 2nd place on Baylor's single-season receiving yards list (1,203). His 190 receiving yards were 5th-most in a single-game in program history, and he now has 3 of the 7 best single-game receiving yardage totals in Baylor history (all this season).
Williams had 13 receptions, the 2nd-most in a single-game in program history (he holds the record with 17 at WVU on Sept. 29, 2012). It was his 3rd career game with 10+ receptions, tying Gerald McNeil for 2nd-most in program history -- all 3 of Williams' 10+ receptions games have come in Big 12 play this season.
Williams moved into 4th on Baylor's career receptions list (165), 2nd in career receiving yards (2,705) and 2nd in career all-purpose yards (4,058).
Williams had his 11th career 100-yard receiving game (6th of season), taking over sole possession of 2nd-most in Baylor history.
QB Nick Florence moved into 4th place on Baylor's single-season passing yards list (2,652) and 7th on its career passing yards list (4,644).
Florence moved into a tie for 5th on Baylor's career passing TDs list (30), 6th on its career total offense list (4,974) and 5th on its career TD responsibility list (38).
Florence moved into a tie for 2nd at Baylor in single-season passing TDs (22), a tie for 7th in single-season completions (173) and 5th in single-season total offense (2,899).
Florence had his 13th career 200-yard passing game, taking over sole possession of 3rd-most in program history, and his 7 career 300-yard games and 3 career 400-yard games both rank 2nd in school history.
Florence passed for 426 yards, the 6th-best single-game total in program history (he has 3 of top 6) -- he's passed for at least 289 yards in all 7 games this season.
In 7 career road starts, Florence has thrown for 5 of the 7 best single-game road passing yards totals in program history.
WR Lanear Sampson extended his reception streak to 37 consecutive games, tied for the 2nd-longest active streak nationally.
Sampson moved into sole possesion of 7th on Baylor's career receptions list (151). Sampson had a 3-yard receiving TD in the 4th quarter, his 10th career TD catch.
WR Tevin Reese extended his reception streak to 30 consecutive games with at least one catch, tied for the 11th-longest active streak nationally.
Reese had a 49-yd TD catch in the 2nd quarter for his 12th career receiving TD (11 of 12 have been 40+ yards, including all 5 this season).
Reese now has sole possession of 10th place on Baylor's career receiving TDs list (12).
K Aaron Jones made 3 extra points to bring his program-record career total to 270 points.
C Ivory Wade made his team-leading 40th consecutive start, and RG Cyril Richardson made his 22nd consecutive start, which is 2nd-most on the team.
Jones moved into 5th place on Baylor's single-season PAT kicks made list (38).
LB Rodney Chadwick intercepted a pass at the Baylor 6-yard line in the 3rd quarter, snapping a streak of 11 straight giveaways without a takeaway by Baylor's defense.
S/LB Sam Holl recovered a fumble in the 4th quarter to give Baylor's defense its 2nd turnover of the game.