ESPN2 to telecast first round live
Louisville 82, Baylor 81
The Lady Bears (34-1) are in the NCAA round of 16 for the fifth year in a row.
Baylor 85, Florida State 47
Baylor 82, Prairie View A&M 40
Baylor Lady Bears NCAA Round Two, 3/26/13
Baylor women's basketball
Baylor Lady Bears NCAA Round One, 3/24/13
Baylor vs. Iowa State (AP)
Baylor vs. Kansas State (AP)
Graduated May 2013 ... 1,105 career points which ranks No. 25 on BU's career scoring list ... Finished career ranked among Baylor's top 10 in games started (#6, 105), assists (#8, 392), 3-pointers made (#10, 102) and free throw percentage (.771).
Averaged 7.5 points and 4.0 rebounds a contest, shot a career-high .469 from the floor and .711 from the free throw line ... Led the team in scoring vs. Liberty with season-high 18 points, 12 of which came in first half, also added five assists and five steals, was 7-of-9 from the floor ... Dished out a then-season-high six assists vs. Rice ... Tallied 16 points (including four treys) and tied season-high six assists vs. No. 10 Tennessee ... Doled out a then-career-high-tying eight assists vs. No. 13 Oklahoma State ... Recorded her first career double-double with a career-high 10 assists and 10 points vs. No. 25 Iowa State, also pulled down seven rebounds vs. the Cyclones ... Solid game at No. 17 Kansas, 7p/8r/5a ... Tallied eighth double-digit scoring effort of the season with 10 vs. West Virginia, was 4-5 from the floor and 2-2 from 3-point range ... Scored in double-digits for the ninth time with 10 vs. No. 20 Oklahoma ... Led the team in assists at Texas Tech with six, added eight rebounds ... Solid game at Texas, 80/4r/3a/2s ... Led the team in assists vs. Texas Tech with seven, also added 10 points, four rebounds and two steals ... Vs. TCU, eight points and team-high eight assists ... 11 points at No. 3 UConn ... Pulled down a season-high nine rebounds vs. Oklahoma State in Big 12 Championship semifinal game ... Led the team in assists with a season-high eight vs. Iowa State in Big 12 Championship title game ... No. 24 nationally and No. 2 in the Big 12 in assist/turnover ratio (2.1) ... All-Big 12 honorable mention ... Earned the team's Melissa Jones Hustle and Courage Award.
Earned All-Big 12 honorable mention honors ... Was the lone recipient of the team's Lady Bear Award ... Sat out game vs. Chattanooga with a toe injury ... Came off bench vs. No. 22 UCLA to tally 10 points, six rebounds, a team-leading five assists and one steal and again vs. Texas Southern, recording 13 points, seven rebounds, three assists and three steals ... Tallied nine points, six rebounds and two steals vs. No. 2 Notre Dame ... Scored eight points and dished out two assists vs. No. 6 Tennessee ... Notched third season double-figure scoring game with 11 points at Minnesota, added five rebounds ... Added four more double-figure games with 12 vs. St. John's, season-high 15 vs. McNeese State, 14 vs. Missouri and 11 vs. No. 23 Kansas State ... Dished out a then-career-high seven assists at Texas ... Pulled down a season-high-tying, team-leading eight rebounds at Oklahoma, also added 10 points, three assists and a steal ... Tallied double-digit scoring with 10 vs. Kansas and scored a season-high-tying 15 at Missouri ... Dished out seven assists vs. Oklahoma ... 10 points, seven rebounds, seven assists, three steals vs. No. 15 Texas A&M ... Second 20-plus point game of career with 20 at Oklahoma State ... Ranked No. 2 on the team in assists with 109 ... Poured in 17 points vs. Texas, added three assists and two steals ... 16 points, four rebounds, two assists and a steal at Kansas ... Dished out a career-high eight assists in Big 12 Championship semifinals vs. Kansas State ... Got offensive rebound vs. Florida, dished to Brittney Griner who threw down her first dunk of the season ... Also scored 11 points vs. Florida ... Scored 18 points, going 6-8 from the floor, including 3-3 from 3-point range, and hauled down five rebounds vs. No. 9 Tennessee in NCAA Tournament regional finals ... Averaged 9.5 points per game in six NCAA Tournament games.
Earned one of the team's two Lady Bear Awards .... Started in 26 of 37 games, the first nine at point guard before moving to the No. 2 spot vs. Minnesota, came off the bench for final 11games ... Scored a season-high 17 points against Minnesota ... Recorded a career-high-tying six steals vs. both FIU and Notre Dame ... Scored in double-digits in nine games on the season ... Ranked No. 1 among BU starters in free throw percentage at .815 (66-81) and No. 2 in steals (54), recorded six thefts against both Notre Dame and FIU ... Hauled down a team-leading, career-high 10 rebounds vs. No. 6 Tennessee ... Dished out a career-high six assists at No. 16 Oklahoma ... Tallied fifth double-digit scoring outing of the season, and first since Dec. 5 vs. Minnesota, with 13 points vs. Missouri ... Followed with 11 points at Colorado ... Scored in double figures in five of final nine games (Missouri, 13; Colorado, 11; Kansas State, 10; Texas A&M, 10, Prairie View A&M, 12) ... Averaged 7.5 points and 3.2 rebounds on the season ... Improved her season field goal percentage from .384 as a freshman to .445 as a sophomore, also bettered her 3-point field goal percentage (.241 to .403).
Ranked No. 56 by Collegiate Girls Report ... Played in only six games as a senior due to a torn meniscus in her right knee ... Averaged 17.8 points a game over those six contests ... As a junior in 2008, averaged 17.9 points, 7.2 rebounds and 3.2 assists while leading Dallas' Lincoln HS to the Class 4A state title ... Named the 2008 Dallas Morning News' Girls Player of the Year and was tabbed the 2008 Class 4A state tournament MVP.
Full name is Kimetria Lanae' Hayden ... Nickname is Nae-Nae ... Daughter of Donnell and Kimberly Hayden of Dallas ... Born Oct. 4, 1990, in Dallas ... Father attended Baylor and North Texas ... Has an older brother, Kevin, and a younger sister, Breanna ... Selected Baylor over Texas Tech, Missouri, Oklahoma State, Kansas, Kansas State and Texas ... Chose Baylor because of its academics, staff, players and fans and the potential to win an NCAA championship ... Likes to spend her spare time sleeping ... Would like to play in the WNBA when collegiate career is complete ... Health human performance and recreation major.