Baylor-Texas A&M Postgame Notes

Nov. 21, 2009

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TEXAS A&M (6-5, 3-4) 38, BAYLOR (4-7, 1-6) 3
NOV. 21, 2009 • ATTENDANCE: 82,106

• Baylor and Texas A&M met for the 106th Battle of the Brazos, BU's most-played football rivalry, surpassing its series with TCU (105 meetings).
• Texas A&M leads the all-time series 66-31-9.
• Baylor is 10-31-3 vs. Texas A&M in College Station.
• Baylor is winless in its last 12 trips to College Station (0-11-1).
• Christine Michael's 97-yard TD run in the second quarter is the longest running play by an opponent in Baylor history. The previous long was a 95-yard TD run by Texas A&M's D'Andre Hardeman in 1996.

• Baylor has not scored a first-quarter touchdown in six of its seven Big 12 games this season. BU has scored only three first-half touchdowns in Big 12 play this season.
• Baylor has been outscored 153-26 in the first half in seven Big 12 games this season.
• Baylor has been held to less than 100 yards in seven straight games.
• Baylor has produced only five turnovers in seven Big 12 games this season.
• Baylor is 1-12 in the Briles era when trailing at halftime.
• Baylor is 2-14 in the Briles era when allowing 20+ first downs.

• LB Joe Pawelek started his 44th consecutive game, the longest streak by a Baylor player since Maurice Lane's school-record, 45-game streak that ran from 2002 to 2005.
• RG James Barnard, FS Jordan Lake and C J.D. Walton all started their 35th consecutive games.
• LB Antonio Jones started his 23rd consecutive game.
• WR David Gettis started his 19th consecutive game.
• IR Kendall Wright has caught at least one pass in each game of his career, a 23-game streak.
• Wright has thrown two interceptions with no completions in seven career pass attempts.
• Wright’s 60 receptions this season rank fifth-most in a single season in school history.
• TE Justin Akers has caught at least one pass in 14 consecutive games.
• LB Jason Lamb recorded a sack Saturday, which moved him into ninth place on Baylor’s career sacks list with 9.5.
• Gettis has caught at least one pass in 12 consecutive games.
• Gettis now ranks seventh in Baylor school history with 1,486 career receiving yards.
• Pawelek moved into 20th place on the NCAA FBS career tackles list (410).
• QB Nick Florence moved into sixth place on Baylor’s single-season completions list (165).
• Pawelek has seven-plus tackles in 21 of his last 23 games.
• KOR Terrance Williams moved into fifth place on the school's single-season kickoff return yards list with 656 yards.
• RB Jay Finley moved into 19th place all-time at Baylor with 1,387 career rushing yards.



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