Jan. 9, 2013
No. 1/1 Baylor 67, 25/24 Iowa State 39
Ferrell Center - Waco, Texas
January 9, 2013 - Att. 8,008
With tonight's Lady Bear win, Kim Mulkey's career record is now 351-80.
The Lady Bears have won 48-straight at home, the nation's longest home winning streak.
Baylor raises its season record to 13-1, 3-0 in Big 12 play.
The Lady Bears are 36-1 in regular season Big 12 games over the past three seasons and have won 25-straight Big 12 Conference regular season contests. BU's last regular season Big 12 loss was at Texas Tech, 56-45, on Feb. 18, 2011.
With the 25 straight Big 12 wins, Baylor passes Oklahoma for the most consecutive regular-season conference victories. The Sooners won 24 straight from March 3, 2005 until Jan. 27, 2007.
Baylor now leads the series with Iowa State, 15-6. The Lady Bears have won four straight in the series and 10 of the last 11. BU owns an 9-1 mark at home vs. ISU, including nine straight wins.
Baylor is 87-4 over its last three seasons.
Baylor is 5-1 against ranked opponents this season and 93-58 in the Kim Mulkey era.
Baylor surrendered nine three-pointers to Iowa State. The most any opponent has had vs. the Lady Bears this year.
Tonight marked the ninth time this season the Lady Bears have had at least four players score in double figures.
This marked the fourth-straight opponent Baylor has held under 50 points and the third time this season that the Lady Bears had held an opponent under 40 points.
In three Big 12 games, Baylor has held two opponents under 40 points.
The starting lineup up of Odyssey Sims, Jordan Madden, Kimetria Hayden, Brooklyn Pope and Brittany Griner improved to 7-0 this season.
Baylor opened on a 16-3 run through the first 9:14 of the game.
The Lady Bears outscored Iowa State 30-0 in points in the paint in the first half and 50-0 in the game.
With her 23 points today, Brittney Griner has now scored in double-figures in 94 straight games and in 124 of 126 in her career. She hit the 20-point mark for the eighth time this season, 77th of her career.
Griner now has 2,708 career points.
With three blocks tonight, Griner now has a Big 12 record 636 career blocks; 27 shy of Louella Tomlinson's (Saint Mary's [Calif.]) NCAA DI record of 663.
Griner has now recorded a block in 64 straight outings and 123 of her 126 career games.
Odyssey Sims had made 38 straight free throws, a Baylor record, before missing three straight to start tonight's game.
Sims had four or more assists in a game for the ninth time this season.
Kimetria Hayden recorded her first career double-double with 10 points and 10 assists. It is Baylor's ninth double-double of the year.
Hayden with the 10 points scored in double figures for the fourth time this season and the 33rd time in her career.
Hayden set a career high with 10 assists.
Hayden had four or more assists in a game for the eighth time this season.
With her 10 points, Brooklyn Pope scored in double figures for the ninth time this season and the eighth time in the last nine games.
Pope tied a career-high with three steals.
Destiny Williams (10 pts) registered her seventh double digit scoring performance of the year.
Alexis Prince tied a career-high with five rebounds.