Oct. 30, 2010
Box Score |
25/24 BAYLOR (7-2, 4-1) 30, NR/RV TEXAS (4-4, 2-3) 22
DKR - TEXAS MEMORIAL STADIUM AUSTIN, TEXAS
OCT. 30, 2010 ATTENDANCE: 100,452
Baylor is 7-2 for the first time since 1991 (Bears finished 8-4).
The four conference wins are the most by a Baylor team in the Big 12 era (BU went 3-5 in 2006).
Texas leads the series 73-23-4 and Texas leads 43-9-2 in Austin.
Baylor is 3-14 when trailing at halftime during the Art Briles era.
Baylor is 5-67 all-time against the Big 12 South (Baylor is 13-32 all-time against the Big 12 North).
It is the first win for Baylor against Texas since 1997 and first win in Austin since 1991.
Baylor has scored 30+ points in eight of its nine games this season, including five consecutive games.
Baylor did not total 500+ yards of total offense breaking a streak of four consecutive games in which it had done so.
TB Jay Finley is the first Baylor player with three straight 100-yard rushing games since Rashad Armstrong did so in the last two games of 2002 and the opener in 2003 (vs. Oklahoma , at Oklahoma State , vs. UAB ).
Finley's 813 rushing yards rank 17th on Baylor's single-season list.
Finley ranks fifth in Baylor history with 2,255 career rushing yards.
Finley's 69-yard TD run was the third-longest play from scrimmage for Baylor this season.
QB Robert Griffin III is 13-10 in 23 career starts as Baylor quarterback.
Griffin III threw his 38th and 39th career touchdown passes, to break Shawn Bell's school record of 38.
RG3 broke Baylor's single-season total offense record with 2,993 yards.
Griffin III has thrown for 2,592 yards this season, the second-highest single-season total in program history.
Griffin III threw his 19th and 20th TD pass of the season, to break Bell's mark for second-most in a single-season in program history.
Griffin III moved into fifth in program history with 5164 career passing yards.
Griffin III is responsible for 27 of Baylor's 35 offensive touchdowns (20 pass, seven rush) in 2010 (37 overall).
RG3 has tossed 14 40-yard passes (11 for TDs), including eight 50-yard passes (seven TDs).
IR Kendall Wright has a catch in every game of his career (33 games).
Wright ranks second in program history with 167 career receptions.
Wright caught his 15th career touchdown pass to move into a tie for fourth on the all-time list with Reggie Newhouse.
True freshman DB Tyler Stephenson made his first career start.
PK Aaron Jones has made a field goal in all nine games of his career.
Jones made his 17th field goal of the season, moving him to within one of the single-season school record.
P Derek Epperson ranks tied for fifth all-time at Baylor with seven career punts of 60-plus yards.
Epperson is second in program history with 48 punts of 50-plus yards.